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Youth Media summer school 2020

Each summer shmu’s Youth Media project offers a unique opportunity for new members to join the project and receive training in radio, filmmaking and journalism through our summer school.

Date added: 03/07/2020

Gypsy, Roma, Traveller History Month Show

June marks Gypsy, Roma, Traveller History Month and shmuFM wanted to create a show to mark the occasion. 

Date added: 01/07/2020

National Writing Day

Today is National Writing Day, a day to celebrate writing and inspire people of all ages and abilities to get writing for fun and self-expression. 

Date added: 24/06/2020

Mastrick Matters Summer 2020

The Mastrick Matters teams have produced a joint edition of their magazines during the Covid-19 outbreak and it is being delivered right now. 

The volunteers and support team at shmu felt very strongly that it was important to continue to produce and deliver the community magazines during this time in order to share important local information, celebrate the community and encourage positive social change around the issues the community is passionate about. 

Date added: 22/06/2020

New Middlefield Mirror Edition

The Middlefield Mirror magazine team are looking for stories and pictures for the summer 2020 edition.  

Whether you know someone, or an organisation, who has been going above and beyond to help others in the coronavirus pandemic, or maybe you want to look into a local issue or perhaps you’ve got some creative writing or photography to share, the team want you to get in touch.

Date added: 15/06/2020

Delivery to Both Sides of The Don

Both the Seaton Scene and Tilly Tattle magazine teams have produced a joint edition of their magazines during the Covid-19 outbreak and it is being delivered right now. 

The volunteers and support team at shmu felt very strongly that it was important to continue to produce and deliver the community magazines during this time in order to share important local information, celebrate the community and encourage positive social change around the issues the community is passionate about. <--break- />

Date added: 08/06/2020

shmu Community Support Fund disperses £25,000 in Aberdeen

As a Community Anchor Organisation, shmu was chosen by the Scottish Government Supporting Communities Fund to disperse £25,000 of funding to community groups and organisations in Aberdeen. 

The shmu Community Support Fund offered between £500-£2000 to support groups to deliver new or existing activity in response to COVID-19.

Date added: 04/06/2020

shmu receives Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

shmu has been honoured with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK - the equivalent to an MBE.

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service recognises outstanding work done by volunteer groups in their local communities and was established in 2002 to celebrate the Queen’s Golden Jubilee. 

Date added: 02/06/2020

shmu receives Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

shmu has been honoured with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK - the equivalent to an MBE.

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service recognises outstanding work done by volunteer groups in their local communities and was established in 2002 to celebrate the Queen’s Golden Jubilee. 

Date added: 02/06/2020

These Boots were made for Walking

Every June, Paths for All, a Scottish walking charity, hosts a Big Fit Walk.  

With more people out exploring their areas in their daily exercise throughout the covid-19 outbreak we are encouraging people to take photos of their communities (within social distancing guidelines).  <--break- />

Date added: 01/06/2020