A night of Shetland culture and cuisine aboard the isles' historic herring drifter

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9 August 2023

A seafood dinner on board the Swan - 7pm on Wednesday 20 September

A dinner of the best Shetland seafood cooked, explained and served by top Shetland food writer, Marian Armitage. Sitting in the unique setting of the main cabin of the Swan, dinner will be followed by some readings from John Goodlad’s best selling book, The Salt Roads, together with music from the Swan skipper, Maggie Adamson, who is also one of Shetland’s most accomplished fiddlers.

Limited numbers - book now at £45 per person by emailing The Swan Trust:


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