Birdwatching Fair Winner

British Birdwatching Fair British Birdwatching Fair Sumburgh Head Lighthouse Visitor Centre and Nature Reserve was recently represented at the 2015 British Birdwatching Fair at Rutland Water. Thousands of people attend this event every year and, this year, were offered the chance to win a holiday to Shetland in association with ourselves, Shetland Lighthouse Holidays and Serco Northlink Ferries.

Hundreds of people signed up to the mailing list to be entered into a draw to win a trip to Shetland including a ferry trip with cabin and car from Aberdeen and three nights accommodation in the luxury self-catering cottage at Sumburgh Head.  The winner was drawn this week and is announced as Dr J. M Sherratt.

Shetland Amenity Trust staff shared a stand at the event with representatives from the Fair Isle Bird Observatory to offer a comprehensive overview of Shetland and the wonderful bird life found in our isles.