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16th Sep 2016

Trust reduces spending as value of investments fall

Shetland Charitable Trust succeeded in reducing spending to planned levels in 2015-16.

16th Sep 2016

Trust Deed updated

A series of technical changes have been made to the Shetland Charitable Trust Deed to prepare the ground for the introduction of the new governance arrangements and ensure it complies with the 2005 Charities Act.

18th Aug 2016

2016 Annual General Meeting

The 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Shetland Charitable Trust will be held on Thursday 15th September 2016 at 6.30pm in The Bowlers Bar, Clickimin Leisure Complex.

9th Aug 2016

OSCR rules Trust acted correctly over Commercial Road property sale

The charities regulator OSCR has ruled that trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust and directors of SLAP acted properly in relation to the sale of the site at Commercial Road in Lerwick.

18th Jul 2016

Two new directors chosen for SHEAP board

Two new directors have been appointed to the board of Shetland Heat Energy and Power Ltd (SHEAP), which runs the Lerwick District Heating Scheme.

30th Jun 2016

Trustees appoint new Fund Manager

Shetland Charitable Trust has appointed a new fund manager as it seeks to generate more money for the benefit of the community.

9th Jun 2016

Chair of SHEAP stands down

The Chair of Shetland Heat Energy and Power Ltd, Andrew Blackadder, has decided to stand down from the board after three years.

12th May 2016

Governance Review - Update by Chair of Audit and Governance Advisory Committee

My purpose in this article is to clear up some of the misunderstandings that have arisen in public and media discussion of the latest reforms to Shetland Charitable Trust.

9th May 2016

Trustees free to accept or reject governance recommendations

Trustees will be free to accept or reject recommendations made in a report following a review of Shetland Charitable Trustís governance arrangements.

25th Apr 2016

Trustees to discuss governance proposals

Trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust will debate proposals for the future governance of the Trust at their meeting next month.