shmu – Aberdeen

Station House Media Unit (shmu) host equipment at 202 Ashgrove Road West, Aberdeen AB16 5EH. To book the equipment follow the steps below;


    1. Call Cinema For All on 0114 221 0314 to check the availability of the equipment on your required dates.
    2. Complete the  Hire Agreement & Equipment Booking Form and make payment via Paypal at the end of the form.
    3. Get in touch with the team at shmu to arrange collection (see below).



Equipment collection and return times are between 10:00 and 16:00, Monday to Friday.

Please contact Chrissie ( and Richard ( at shmu after confirmation of hire to check dates and times for drop-off and pick up.



See the documents below for information about setting up and using the equipment. You can also watch a video of a similar kit being set up here. If you have any questions you can get in touch with Pat at or on 0114 221 0314.

Equipment Specification List

Equipment Setup Guide

Frequently Asked Questions



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 online publication, 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.