What is shmu?

Station House Media Unit (shmu), established as a charity in 2003, is one of the core cultural organisations in Aberdeen, and is at the forefront of Community Media development in Scotland, supporting residents in the seven regeneration areas of the city in radio and video production, traditional and on-line publications, music production and digital inclusion. The organisation also supports other disadvantaged communities, both geographic and communities of interest, with an employability and training arm and a programme for offenders, both pre and post release.

Latest news

Easter Holiday Activities for Young People

SHMU are offering an exciting new training opportunity to young people of academy age living or attending the schools in the regenerations across Aberdeen or Primary 7s from the primary schools in these communities.

Date added: 14/03/2018

Seaton Scene Spring 2018

Seaton Scene is launching into spring with their next magazine. The magazine focuses on all news and issues affecting Seaton and is put together by local people who are passionate about their community.

The team meet on a Friday at 12:30pm at the STAR Flat on Seaton Drive. Our next set of meetings will take place on the following days:

Date added: 08/03/2018

Support shmu

There are many opportunities for individuals, organisations and other partners to support our work. Whether you are interested in sponsoring an individual to undertake a life changing course or you want to invest in our broader community based development we are always delighted to talk through the many options available at shmu. shmuTRADE is the commercial arm of shmu, offering ‘ethical’ services with a tiered pricing structure. Services include video production, graphic design, sound recording and Internet based services.