Shetland Noir will be held in Mareel, the UK’s most northerly music, cinema and creative industries centre.

View a copy of the full programme here.

Please be aware that this schedule may be subject to minor changes. A final schedule will be published nearer to the event, once all detail is confirmed.

THURSDAY 12TH                                                                     
7pm – 9pm | Registration Desk Open – collect yourwelcome packs @ Lower Foyer, Mareel

9am – 10am | Registration Desk Open
10am – 12.55pm | Panel Sessions @ Mareel Auditorium
2.10pm – 5pm | Panel Sessions @ Mareel Auditorium
5.30pm – 6.45pm | Special Guest Author head to head – reading and Q&A
7.30pm – 9.30pm | Evening Reception with drinks & buffet @ Town Hall, Lerwick

9am – 10am | Registration Desk Open
10am – 12.55pm | Panel Sessions @ Mareel Auditorium
2.10pm – 5pm | Panel Sessions @ Mareel Auditorium
6pm – 7pm | Possibility of other events, including book launches – to be confirmed.
7.30pm – 8.45pm | Special Guest Author head to head – reading and Q&A
9pm – 1am | Social evening with live Shetland music @ Upper Cafe Bar, Mareel

9.30am – 5pm | In the footsteps of Jimmy Perez – a bus tour with special guides Ann Cleeves and Davie Gardner. This will take in filming locations used in the BBC TV series, ‘Shetland’, and some of the settings from Ann’s novels, and will feature Shetland’s beautiful scenery, including the spectacular coastal scenery of the North Mainland. The tour will leave from Mareel at 9am and return at 5pm approximately and will include a stop for lunch. Please note: this is not included in the package price. Tickets will go on sale at Shetland Box Office on Friday 19th June at 2pm, available to book by phone only at 01595 745500 or 01595 745555.

9am – 5pm |Other activities including creative writing workshops – to be confirmed.
5.30pm – 6.45pm | Special Guest Author head to head – reading and Q&A
7pm – 9pm | Film screening – a film noir classic will screen at Mareel cinema. Further information and exact time to be confirmed by early October.
9pm – Midnight | End of Festival Party@ Mareel Auditorium.