Bill McArthur Art Studio

Lost buoy - art by Bill McArthurSanday artist Bill McArthur’s seascape oil paintings depict the interaction between sea, sand and wind around his home island in Orkney, and around other Scottish islands.

You can view original seascape oil paintings by the artist, including a gallery of those currently available for sale by visiting


Orkney Angora

William Sichel - Orkney AngoraOrkney Angora was started from the ruins of a derelict croft in the spring of 1982.

William personally supervises all aspects of the business and maintain the high quality standards which have seen their enterprise grow so substantially over the years.

Their specialised thermal clothing products and hand dyed knitting yarns are promptly despatched by mail order throughout the U.K. and abroad.

The Craft Shop, at Upper Breckan in Sanday, is usually open from 1.30 – 5.30 from April to September.

There are many bargains only available direct from the Craft Shop.

If you are making a special journey, please phone to confirm that they are open.

Orkney AngoraOrkney Angora YarnContact:
William & Elizabeth Sichel
Upper Breckan, Sanday

Tel: 01857 600 421
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 Sanday Golf Course

Sanday's golfers believe club fees are the lowest in the kingdom. For just £5 a day you can enjoy the island's charming 9-hole course (2,600 yards, par 35). Summer competitions are on Tuesday evenings, and visitors are welcome – an assortment of clubs can be made available at short notice. If you prefer to play by yourself, you'll find a card and can pay your fee through the honesty-box attached to the Clubhouse. Contacts: Captain Ean Peace (01857 600 304); Secretary Roderick Thorne (01857 600 341); Treasurer Raymond Brown (01857 600 393).

Sanday Golf Club

For more information on visiting Sanday or other tourism matters, please contact Paul Allan of Sanday Development Trust on 01857 600 410 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.