The article below is from a 1963 issue of the Shetland Times. (Left click on pictures to enlarge).
A relative of my wife’s visited the gardens at Maundeville on the open day mentioned in the Shetland Times article and took the pictures below:-
Even at Christmas 1963 the opportunity for raising money was taken. Those who think they “started” Radio Saxa Vord should note it was in operation as early as 1963 and I would welcome any early details of its’ operations. Below is an extract from a Dec 63 issue of SROs (Station Routine Orders) which was sent to me by Pete Brindley
The campaign in Shetland certainly continued into 1964 with both RAF and local involvement. The article below appeared in the Shetland Times dated 24 Jul 1964.:-