When Norse sailors first saw Muckle Flugga, the lighthouse was about a thousand years away from being constructed. It has become the most northerly building in Britain.
The replica Viking ship at the north end of Unst continues to attract attention and Tom Morton, the broadcaster and editor of Shetland Life has been appointed the island's tourism development officer for six months. He looks forward to promoting a top destination. Shetland Times reports on his intentions.
Scottish Islands Explorer - has a vested interest in such promotional work