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Welcome to the digital edition of The Shetland Times

You can now purchase all the content of the printed newspaper pages in our digital edition and have it available on the day of publication on your desktop, laptop or mobile device.

Purchase either a single issue or a longer subscription here.

Pay securely through SagePay or PayPal (which you will find within SagePay with no additional accounts required).

If you buy a single issue, after making payment you will be asked to select the issue you want to buy e.g. you may not want the current issue but an older one (if available).

If you choose a digital subscription on a date basis it will start with the current issue.

Important – sales, system requirements and technical information

The digital edition can be viewed on a PC, Mac or mobile device as long as you have access to the internet (broadband recommended). It is best viewed with Adobe Flash, the latest version is available free at

Before buying, please try our sample issue at the top of this page to check that everything will work on your system and/or mobile devices.

Password Information

Our digital publications are brought to you by our partner company PageSuite. PageSuite also hosts a number of other digital newspapers/magazines. If you already subscribe to one or more of these and change your password on one of these titles it will change for all the titles that use PageSuite. For example, change your password on your Shetland Times subscription and it will change on any other publication hosted by PageSuite to which you subscribe. The reverse is obviously also the case.

Your purchase will be available to view on two devices per day only.

If you have any problems with your digital subscription you can contact us by emailing

Browser problems

Please make sure you are running the latest version of your internet browser to help access the digital edition effectively.

Mobile devices

Our digital publications work well across the majority of mobile devices but please try our sample publication before subscribing.


Please enter your payment/card details in the fields below.

Purchase options are: 1 issue, 4 consecutive issues, 6 month (26 issues) or 1 year (52 issues).
Prices :
1 Edition at £ 1.20, 4 Editions at £ 4.80, 6 Month(s) at £ 31.20, 1 Year(s) at £ 62.40
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Please note you will need flash installed to view the digital edition on your PC/Mac.
For help with subscribing to our digital edition please read our Frequently Asked Questions
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