Stay in touch with Orkney

With new EU data regulations set to come into force, find out how you can stay in touch with the islands through is all about keeping you up-to-date on life here in the islands.

Rackwick beach in Hoy, Orkney - image by Fiona Annal

We regularly publish content focusing on events, activities and stories from Orkney. We also create information for visitors and anyone keen to live, work or study here across our other sites, which include Visit, Orkney Food and, Orkney Designer and the Energy of Orkney website.

Staying in touch is really important to us. We send out a monthly newsletter from Orkney, full of features and photos, and occasional competitions, offers and information on special events too.

The online version of the monthly newsletter

You may have heard that new EU ‘GDPR’ regulations come into effect on Friday 25th May 2018. To comply with these, we’ve emailed our contacts list to confirm that members would still like to receive emails from us.

If you are already signed-up you will have received the email this week. If you’d like to keep in touch then all you have to do is update your details and you’ll continue to be on our mailing list.

If you haven’t joined our mailing list then we’d be delighted to have you – just visit our sign-up page and fill in your details.

You can find the sign-up page at the bottom of the homepage

We’ll always treat your information with respect. You can view our privacy policy for more information. If you’d rather not hear from us, you can unsubscribe at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of any email we send you, or you can contact us at

Thank you, and we hope you’ll continue to enjoy regular updates from Orkney. Newsletter

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