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31st May 2019

Chair hands on secure and sustainable Trust

The Chair of Shetland Charitable Trust, Bobby Hunter, will hand on a secure and sustainable organisation when he stands down on 31 May.

31st May 2019

Viking Energy Wind Farm

Shetland Charitable Trust will earn a preferred annual return on its investment in the Viking Energy Wind Farm without having to commit further funds to the project should it proceed.

13th Mar 2019

Shetland Charitable Trust to Recruit New Trustees

Shetland Charitable Trust is recruiting new Trustees to serve on its board.

1st Mar 2019

Shetland Charitable Trust receives Healthy Working Lives Gold Award

Shetland Charitable Trust is delighted to have been awarded the Gold Healthy Working Lives award, having previously received the bronze and silver awards in 2009 and 2014 respectively.

23rd Oct 2018

Shetland Islands Council and Shetland Charitable Trust sign landmark deal

Shetland Islands Council (SIC) and Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) have today (Tues) signed a landmark deal which sees the local authority acquire Shetland Leasing & Property Developments Ltd (SLAP) for just under £17.5 million.

14th Aug 2018

2018 Annual General Meeting

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Shetland Charitable Trust will be held on Tuesday 11 September 2018 at 6.30pm in Islesburgh Community Centre, Lerwick, Shetland.

18th Jun 2018

Shetland Charitable Trust appoints Vice Chair and two new Trustees

At their meeting held on 14 June 2018, Shetland Charitable Trust Trustees unanimously appointed Dr Andrew Cooper as Vice Chair.

15th Jun 2018

New investment strategy pays dividends

Shetland Charitable Trust’s new investment strategy is proving its worth, with externally managed investments returning £27 million (11%) in the latest financial year.

27th Apr 2018

Shetland Charitable Trust to recruit new trustee to complete board

Shetland Charitable Trust is recruiting a new Trustee to its board and contribute towards the Trust’s work of improving the quality of life for people in Shetland.

15th Sep 2017

Trustees praise positive contribution of funded bodies to Shetland life

Trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust today praised the achievements of its funded bodies in enhancing the quality of life in the islands.