Just remembered it’s Up Helly Aa today – have got the webcast going, it’s live from 1700-2100GMT, including the burning of the galley! Marwyn’s Shetland ancestry coming out today 🙂


A later video here:

Up Helly Aa 2018

Up Helly Aa 2018 – Lerwick's viking festival of fire. In four minutes!All the blazing highlights of Europe's biggest fire festival, and exclusive behind the scenes insights from the Jarl squad. Watch our video here! This is your four-minute tour of the amazing spectacle that was this year's Lerwick Up Helly Aa. Enjoy!

Posted by Promote Shetland on Wednesday, 31 January 2018