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

Torry's Vision Spring 2018

Do you have a vision of Torry? Then the Torry’s Vision team need you!

Torry’s Vision is a magazine made for people from Torry by people from Torry. The team is made up of local volunteers who want to celebrate their community.

We meet on a Wednesday morning at 9:30am in Balnagask Community Centre and our next set of meetings will take place on the following days:

Date added: 07/02/2018

Woodside Free Press Spring 2018 dates

What’s the story in Woodside? We want to hear from you to help fill the pages of the next Woodside Free Press magazine.

Date added: 02/02/2018

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.