Places on Shapinsay

Balfour Castle

David Holmes Ceramics

RSPB Milldam Reserve Hide

Balfour Castle

Orkney Jam Factory - Makes delicious rhubarb jam and chutneys on Shapinsay

More Information on Shapinsay

Shapinsay Site

Shapinsay Development Trust

Shapinsay Tourism Group

Undiscovered Scotland - Shapinsay

Shapinsay Guide

Information on Orkney

Shapinsay Site

Archaelogy / Heritage

An excellent site to find out about the latest archaeological happenings in Orkney.

A good site for Orkney Museums and Heritage.


What's happening in the communities and on the radio in Orkney.

News from the weekly paper in Orkney.

BBC Radio Orkney


The most accurate local Orkney forecast, especially for wind speeds and directions.

A longer range Orkney forecast.

A comprehensive list of places to visit all over the Orkney Isles can be found at