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Booky, our rather splendid mobile library bus is in Sanday today if you are needeing something new to read.It's a grey and rainy day in #Orkney which isn't very handy, but if you're needing some library books then Booky's out in Sanday. ... See MoreSee Less

Booky, our rather splendid mobile library bus is in Sanday today if you are needeing something new to read.
3 days ago

Sorry, but the cafe is going to be closed a little longer than we thought. We will be open again from Tuesday 23rd April, all booked tables have been contacted. ... See MoreSee Less

Sorry, but the cafe is going to be closed a little longer than we thought. We will be open again from Tuesday 23rd April, all booked tables have been contacted.

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Any recommendations for other places to eat on Sanday. We are hoping to plan a day visit to Sanday next Monday and planned to book into yourself for lunch.

Take care, keep well and travel safely

5 days ago

Change of opening this week as we’re in Aberdeen for a hospital appointment…..

⛔️ Monday 15 April - CLOSED
⛔️ Tuesday 16 April - CLOSED
⛔️ Wednesday 17 April - CLOSED
✅ Thursday 18 April - OPEN
✅ Friday 19 April - OPEN
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Change of opening this week as we’re in Aberdeen for a hospital appointment…..

⛔️ Monday 15 April - CLOSED
⛔️ Tuesday 16 April - CLOSED
⛔️ Wednesday 17 April - CLOSED
✅ Thursday 18 April - OPEN 
✅ Friday 19 April - OPEN
1 week ago

It's a tad breezy out today - I always use the girls ears as a great wind speed measure!

So why not pop in and enjoy a wood fired pizza and a mug of hot chocolate to warm up!

#vizsla #vizslasofinstagram #vizslalove #visitsanday #visitorkney #Orkney #orkneyislands #beachlife
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Aw bless. Lovely girls 😀

Very windy girls

Lovely girlie's 😍

1 week ago

Did you know we now stock a great range of authentic pizza making ingredients, perfect for your home baked pizzas.
✅ 00 flour
✅ Semolina
✅ Hot honey
✅ Chilli flakes
✅ Flavoured oils
✅ Chilli sauces
✅ Plum tomatoes
✅ Roast peppers
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Did you know we now stock a great range of authentic pizza making ingredients, perfect for your home baked pizzas.
✅ 00 flour
✅ Semolina 
✅ Hot honey
✅ Chilli flakes
✅ Flavoured oils 
✅ Chilli sauces
✅ Plum tomatoes
✅ Roast peppers

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Really looking forward to our visit today 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

2 weeks ago

It’s a very high tide today at around noon, plus is been raining all morning so be careful on the roads if you’re out and about!

We’re here in the cafe all day, 11am to 8pm and the wood fired oven is warming us up nicely!
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It’s a very high tide today at around noon, plus is been raining all morning so be careful on the roads if you’re out and about!

We’re here in the cafe all day, 11am to 8pm and the wood fired oven is warming us up nicely!

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Never seen it flooded there before

Pizzas were outstanding last night - yummmmm.

Opening hours this week are as normal....
Monday - Friday
11am - 8pm
We look forward to seeing you 🍕🍟🍩🍪🍨☕🫖
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Opening hours this week are as normal....
Monday - Friday
11am - 8pm
We look forward to seeing you 🍕🍟🍩🍪🍨☕🫖
2 weeks ago

Motorhome stopovers, known as Aires are exclusively for motorhome and campervan users to stop overnight for a small fee, ours is just £15 per night with electric. Did you know we opened the first Aire in Orkney in 2021?

Aires symbolise the freedom of motorhoming, you are welcomed into local communities where you can stay overnight at unique locations - available only to motorhome travellers!

Motorhomers have over 11,500 Aires to choose from throughout Europe, but how many offer wood fired pizzas delivered to your van door?

We offer….
🚰 Fresh water
♻️ Recycling & bins
💩 Emptying facilities
⚡️ Electric hook-up
🔥 Fire pit area
✅ We operate with an exemption certificate from CAMpRA and permission from the local council
📄 Fully insured for motorhomes to stop
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ We are annually inspected
🔥🍕 Pizza on your doorstep
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Motorhome stopovers, known as Aires are exclusively for motorhome and campervan users to stop overnight for a small fee, ours is just £15 per night with electric. Did you know we opened the first Aire in Orkney in 2021?

Aires symbolise the freedom of motorhoming, you are welcomed into local communities where you can stay overnight at unique locations - available only to motorhome travellers!

Motorhomers have over 11,500 Aires to choose from throughout Europe, but how many offer wood fired pizzas delivered to your van door? 

We offer….
🚰 Fresh water
♻️ Recycling & bins 
💩 Emptying facilities 
⚡️ Electric hook-up 
🔥 Fire pit area
✅ We operate with an exemption certificate from CAMpRA and permission from the local council 
📄 Fully insured for motorhomes to stop  
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ We are annually inspected
🔥🍕 Pizza on your doorstep

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Do we have to, or is it possible, to pre-book a couple of nights for our campervan? Thanks 😊

Well worth a visit for pitza alone. Your made very welcome. Great place.!!!!

The BEST pizzas!😍

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We love our reviews, espcially this one...
"I just wanted to reach out and say what a fantastic meal we had with you on our day trip to Sanday. Mak was treated like a king (the visit was his 3rd birthday treat!). I hope this attached photo may make the wall in the bistro. It really was a 5⭐️ experience today.

Thanks for coming to visit us 😍
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We love our reviews, espcially this one...
I just wanted to reach out and say what a fantastic meal we had with you on our day trip to Sanday. Mak was treated like a king (the visit was his 3rd birthday treat!). I hope this attached photo may make the wall in the bistro. It really was a 5⭐️ experience today.

Thanks for coming to visit us 😍

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Hope he had a doggie birthday cake too - gorgeous dog 😍😍

What a lovely dog !

And very well deserved 🥰

What an amazing total for the RNLI, £15,608.
Glad we could do our little bit to help 😍
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Amazing effort for a very worthy cause. Well done

Well done to everyone involved!

Fantastic!!!!!

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2 weeks ago

It’s blowing a hoolie today, so why not come and enjoy an authentic wood fired pizza at “the most northerly wood fired pizzeria in the UK”

Obviously there’s cake and The Orkney Roastery coffee too!

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It’s blowing a hoolie today, so why not come and enjoy an authentic wood fired pizza at “the most northerly wood fired pizzeria in the UK”

Obviously there’s cake and The Orkney Roastery coffee too! 

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Here is our 2024 menu
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Here is our 2024 menu
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It's alright Aaron, he still has mozzarella sticks 🤣

Amy Brough

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Today is the day…… we’re open again!
This years opening hours are Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm.

Todays treats are:
Cheesecake filled Easter eggs
Hot cross scones
GF millionaires shortbread
GF blueberry muffins
GF chocolate orange brownies
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Today is the day…… we’re open again!
This years opening hours are Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm. 

Todays treats are:
Cheesecake filled Easter eggs 
Hot cross scones 
GF millionaires shortbread 
GF blueberry muffins 
GF chocolate orange browniesImage attachmentImage attachment

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I'm so glad I don't live near you, they'd all be far too tempting!!!🤣😍

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3 weeks ago

We’ve had an amazingly productive day in the Polycrub today. Now that my Dad’s in Sanday permanently, we’ve an extra pair of hands to help out!

We’ve fed and prepared all the empty beds ready for this years produce. There’s plenty already starting to appear and we can’t wait for our food miles to be around 5 meters!

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We’ve had an amazingly productive day in the Polycrub today. Now that my Dad’s in Sanday permanently, we’ve an extra pair of hands to help out! 

We’ve fed and prepared all the empty beds ready for this years produce. There’s plenty already starting to appear and we can’t wait for our food miles to be around 5 meters!

🍕🫛🥦🥬🥒🌶️🍎🍐🍊🍋🧄🫒🥕🌽🫑

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Looks great, but out of interest - what are the approx dimensions of your crub? It looks like a good working space, which we want to be sure of when we arrange our own. thanks!

Morning Sanday folk , I have a Poly here in Toab, not quite as big as yours I was wondering about feeding the bed 🛏️ but not sure what to do it with, can you tell me what you use or is the formula top secret? Cheers 😉.

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3 weeks ago

It’s another egg-cellent day here in sanday, the sun looks like a giant yolk and cracked out some lovely warmth earlier. I hatched a plan to take the dogs out to soak up some rays and they were rather egg-cited. They did a great job of egg-noring all the animals out in the fields and that was definitely enough eggs-ercise for me. Back to the computer now to finish off the new menu but my brain is a bit scrambled. ... See MoreSee Less

It’s another egg-cellent day here in sanday, the sun looks like a giant yolk and cracked out some lovely warmth earlier. I hatched a plan to take the dogs out to soak up some rays and they were rather egg-cited. They did a great job of egg-noring all the animals out in the fields and that was definitely enough eggs-ercise for me. Back to the computer now to finish off the new menu but my brain is a bit scrambled.Image attachment

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Brilliant! Happy Easter!🐣

Stop egging us on... we're cracking up here!🤣

😄

4 weeks ago

One week to go! 💙🔥🍕
That's right, we open for 2024 on the 1st April.
This year we will be open Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm
(closed Saturday & Sunday)
We can't wait to see you all 😍
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One week to go! 💙🔥🍕
Thats right, we open for 2024 on the 1st April.
This year we will be open Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm 
(closed Saturday & Sunday)
We cant wait to see you all 😍

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When does your season run until?. I’m coming in September and so hope you’re still open then!

Yay! 🍕🍕🍕

Be there to visit you soon

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The "Sanday Easter Egg Over-eggstravagance" is still gaining worldwide media coverage! Last month we had the shipwreck and now it's easter eggs! There will be more coverage on the BBC on Monday evening.

To help the donations to continue rolling in, we quickly set-up a little online page for Sinclair General Stores Sanday where you can buy tickets to win the 100 Easter Eggs and also some merchandise, with all proceeeds going to the RNLI. There are also two new designs, one drawn by Sarah from Peedie Pottery

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The Sanday Easter Egg Over-eggstravagance is still gaining worldwide media coverage! Last month we had the shipwreck and now its easter eggs! There will be more coverage on the BBC on Monday evening.

To help the donations to continue rolling in, we quickly set-up a little online page for Sinclair General Stores Sanday where you can buy tickets to win the 100 Easter Eggs and also some merchandise, with all proceeeds going to the RNLI. There are also two new designs, one drawn by Sarah from Peedie Pottery

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Fantastic news from Sinclair General Stores Sanday

Nestlé have offered to double what ever funds they make for the RNLI.

What a wonderful gesture.Fantastic news......

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Just had a call from Nestle uk who have said they will double what ever funds we make for the RNLI.

What a wonderful gesture.

Thank you.

#eggmanoforkney
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Fantastic news from Sinclair General Stores Sanday

Nestlé have offered to double what ever funds they make for the RNLI. 

What a wonderful gesture.

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I think Dan should get a golden egg from Nestle, just think how much this global advertising would have cost them #Nestle come on you can afford to triple it for RNLI ! 😉

Brilliant!

We heard this story on the radio and thought what a great idea to raise funds; now even better!

Today marks the occurrence of the vernal equinox, marking the official start of spring. In fact, it will be the earliest that the equinox has occurred in 128 years.

Sanday has blue skies, the wind is calm and daffodils all around the island are putting on a beautiful springlike display.
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Today marks the occurrence of the vernal equinox, marking the official start of spring. In fact, it will be the earliest that the equinox has occurred in 128 years.

Sanday has blue skies, the wind is calm and daffodils all around the island are putting on a beautiful springlike display.
1 month ago

If you have a problem finding Easter eggs….

Sanday has the answer……

One of our island shops Sinclair General Stores Sanday accidentally ordered 80 cases of Easter eggs, rather than 80 eggs! 🐣

It’s turned into quite a media story raising funds for the RNLI. Here’s Dan talking about it on The 9 on BBC Scotland tonight!!

#EasterEggstravaganza #easteregghunt #easter #eggs #egggate #chocolateeggs #visitsanday #visitscotland #visitorkney
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If you have a problem finding Easter eggs….

Sanday has the answer……

One of our island shops Sinclair General Stores Sanday accidentally ordered 80 cases of Easter eggs, rather than 80 eggs! 🐣

It’s turned into quite a media story raising funds for the RNLI. Here’s Dan talking about it on The 9 on BBC Scotland tonight!! 

#EasterEggstravaganza #easteregghunt #easter #eggs #egggate #chocolateeggs #visitsanday #visitscotland #visitorkney

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Got my good side. 😆 🤣

Brian Edward Wilson

That you a celebrity now Dan Dafydd

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There are some amazingly talented crafters in Sanday, you can see and buy their beautiful work at the Sanday Community Craft Hub. It's easy to find on the road into Kettletoft.

It's a "must do" when visiting Sanday for a holiday or a work trip!
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There are some amazingly talented crafters in Sanday, you can see and buy their beautiful work at the Sanday Community Craft Hub. Its easy to find on the road into Kettletoft. 

Its a must do when visiting Sanday for a holiday or a work trip!
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Very best of luck to our very own Grace and the Kirkwall Grammar School senior netball squad.

They are travelling to play Peebles at the Emirates in Glasgow in the final of the Scottish Schools Cup on Friday.

Go Orkney!
💪🏀💙Good luck to the Kirkwall Grammar School senior netball squad travelling to play Peebles at the Emirates in Glasgow in the final of the Scottish Schools Cup on Friday. KGS won the cup last year and were also finalists in 2020.

In a huge weekend for Orkney netball, 4 of the girls and their coach, PE teacher Katrina Garson, are flying straight to Shetland to play in the Orkney squad for this weekend’s Senior intercounty match in Lerwick on Saturday.

Go Orkney!

Netball Scotland Kirkwall Grammar School
#orkney
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Very best of luck to our very own Grace and the Kirkwall Grammar School senior netball squad. 

They are travelling to play Peebles at the Emirates in Glasgow in the final of the Scottish Schools Cup on Friday.

Go Orkney!
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1 month ago

It’s that time of year for tidal extremes. Tonight’s low tide at around 6pm will be just 30cm, low enough to get right around the B98 wreck at Lopness. That’s almost 4 meters lower than high tide revealing another of Sanday’s little secrets! ... See MoreSee Less

It’s that time of year for tidal extremes. Tonight’s low tide at around 6pm will be just 30cm, low enough to get right around the B98 wreck at Lopness. That’s almost 4 meters lower than high tide revealing another of Sanday’s little secrets!

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I have shared your post on the Orkney Shells Facebook group as an invitation to investigate the parts of the shore that are usually covered.

You already know that we’re the most dog friendly pizzeria you can visit & we’ve even got a dog menu!

But did you know that our older Vizsla Isla had her weekend of fame 5 years ago? As a qualified search dog, we represented Lowland Rescue in the main arena at Crufts, it was even on the TV! What an amazing week of fun, laughs and tears!

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You already know that we’re the most dog friendly pizzeria you can visit & we’ve even got a dog menu! 

But did you know that our older Vizsla Isla had her weekend of fame 5 years ago? As a qualified search dog, we represented Lowland Rescue in the main arena at Crufts, it was even on the TV! What an amazing week of fun, laughs and tears! 

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Dog Friendly Orkney ,Scotland

That was a great time

Today is international women’s day and here at 59° North we’re pretty much powered by women as 75% of the 2024 team are female.

Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that's diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge women's equality. Collectively we can all #InspireInclusion.
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Today is international women’s day and here at 59° North we’re pretty much powered by women as 75% of the 2024 team are female. 

Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world thats diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge womens equality. Collectively we can all #InspireInclusion.
1 month ago

✅ Are you a budding videographer?
✅ Do you know your way around Adobe Premiere?
✅ Fancy using our DJI kit?
✅ Do you live in Sanday or Orkney?
✅ Does post-production, storyboards, colour grading and voiceovers mean something to you?
✅ Fancy doing some projects for us?

We’re after some video projects for web and social media and need help, we have the gear, hopefully you’ll have an idea of how it works! Paid per project, perfect for a student or someone setting out in videography.

Contact us through our socials or jon@59-degreesnorth.co.uk.

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✅ Are you a budding videographer?
✅ Do you know your way around Adobe Premiere?
✅ Fancy using our DJI kit?
✅ Do you live in Sanday or Orkney? 
✅ Does post-production, storyboards, colour grading and voiceovers mean something to you? 
✅ Fancy doing some projects for us?

We’re after some video projects for web and social media and need help, we have the gear, hopefully you’ll have an idea of how it works! Paid per project, perfect for a student or someone setting out in videography. 

Contact us through our socials or jon@59-degreesnorth.co.uk. 

🎥 🍿 📺 🖥️ 📱

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The Strategy Collective 🩷

Grace Muir 😬🎞️🎬🎥

2 months ago

Just another Sanday sunset!!
Monday 4th March @ 17:45
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Just another Sanday sunset!! 
Monday 4th March @ 17:45

Summer is coming....

On Sunday 10th March, the sun will set here in Sanday at 6pm and it won't set before 6pm again until 16th October.

Our longest day is 20th June when the sun sets at 10.30pm, but you can still read a book outside at midnight!!
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Summer is coming....

On Sunday 10th March, the sun will set here in Sanday at 6pm and it wont set before 6pm again until 16th October.

Our longest day is 20th June when the sun sets at 10.30pm, but you can still read a book outside at midnight!!

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I'm coming here for a week at Christmas time! Can't bloody wait! Even though the weather won't look like this I'm sure! 😂

Coming to Sanday soon, can’t wait to enjoy the sunsets and late light evenings again… also visit our fav pizza place

The prestigious UK Enterprise Awards 2024 are returning for their seventh year and we have been nominated! 2024 is looking to be another exciting year for the 59 Degrees North team. ... See MoreSee Less

The prestigious UK Enterprise Awards 2024 are returning for their seventh year and we have been nominated! 2024 is looking to be another exciting year for the 59 Degrees North team.

59° North in Sanday is looking for staff for the 2024 season for our busy cafe & pizzeria, we have two positions to fill:

Cafe cleaner - The cleaner position is Monday to Friday for around 1 to 1.5 hours every morning and includes hoovering, bathroom cleaning, general cleaning, moping the floors and dusting. The position is from April to the end of September.

Cafe assistant - The assistant position is to cover busy periods and staff holiday. Tasks include taking orders, serving customers, baking, making drinks, helping in the kitchen, clearing tables, washing up, general cleaning and ensuring our customers have a great time.

If you’d like to know more or to apply email jon@59-degreesnorth.co.uk or message us through Facebook.
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59° North in Sanday is looking for staff for the 2024 season for our busy cafe & pizzeria, we have two positions to fill:

Cafe cleaner - The cleaner position is Monday to Friday for around 1 to 1.5 hours every morning and includes hoovering, bathroom cleaning, general cleaning, moping the floors and dusting. The position is from April to the end of September.

Cafe assistant - The assistant position is to cover busy periods and staff holiday. Tasks include taking orders, serving customers, baking, making drinks, helping in the kitchen, clearing tables, washing up, general cleaning and ensuring our customers have a great time.

If you’d like to know more or to apply email jon@59-degreesnorth.co.uk or message us through Facebook.

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Jacqui Wood

It's national chilli day today, so if you are missing your chilli infused hot honey pizzas, then you've not long to wait. We re-open for 2024 on 1st April and will be open Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm through to the end of September.

The year we will be stocking the full range of JD's Hot Honey, the same as we use on our pizzas.

✅ Standard - a chilli infused honey, delivering a blend of sweet and floral notes infused with a hot red jalapeño kick.
✅ XXTRA hot - will take your tastebuds on a whole new journey, with a fiery habanero infusion and chilli pieces.
✅ Smoky - infused with the smokey chipotle chilli to deliver a deep smoky sweet heat.
✅ Jalapeño chilli flakes – a medium heat, these flakes are perfect for those who enjoy a gentle kick, their fruity, smoky flavour brings a zing that will elevate your experience.
✅ Aleppo Chilli flakes - these ruby red flakes offer a medium heat that provides a deep and fruity flavour, reminiscent of sun-dried tomatoes.

#NationalChilliDay #hothoney #hothoneypizza #jalapeño #habanero #chipotle #pizza #woodfiredpizza #visitsanday #visitorkney #visitscotland
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Its national chilli day today, so if you are missing your chilli infused hot honey pizzas, then youve not long to wait. We re-open for 2024 on 1st April and will be open Monday to Friday, 11am to 8pm through to the end of September. 

The year we will be stocking the full range of JDs Hot Honey, the same as we use on our pizzas.

✅ Standard - a chilli infused honey, delivering a blend of sweet and floral notes infused with a hot red jalapeño kick.
✅ XXTRA hot - will take your tastebuds on a whole new journey, with a fiery habanero infusion and chilli pieces.
✅ Smoky - infused with the smokey chipotle chilli to deliver a deep smoky sweet heat. 
✅ Jalapeño chilli flakes – a medium heat, these flakes are perfect for those who enjoy a gentle kick, their fruity, smoky flavour brings a zing that will elevate your experience.
✅ Aleppo Chilli flakes - these ruby red flakes offer a medium heat that provides a deep and fruity flavour, reminiscent of sun-dried tomatoes.

#NationalChilliDay #hothoney #hothoneypizza #jalapeño #habanero #chipotle #pizza #woodfiredpizza #visitsanday #visitorkney #visitscotland

The stunning Whitemill Bay is located on the northern coastline of Sanday, there is a very uneven parking area for around 6 cars at the road end (OS grid reference HY 68675 46516).

Whitemill is a stunning white sandy beach stretching for over 1.5km, make sure you’ve checked the tide times so you can get out onto the sand!! It has a very tropical feel, mainly in the summer!

Look north east and you can see the island of North Ronaldsay, looking north west you can spot the metal tower marking the Riv, a collection of low lying rocks and if you follow the coast round to the east, at Whitemill point you’ll find parts of an old shipwreck.

These photo were taken February 2024, when Mother Nature had washed most of the sand out to see revealing the rocks beneath. The sand will be back in the next month or so, ready for a summer bbq on the beach!
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The stunning Whitemill Bay is located on the northern coastline of Sanday, there is a very uneven parking area for around 6 cars at the road end (OS grid reference HY 68675 46516). 

Whitemill is a stunning white sandy beach stretching for over 1.5km, make sure you’ve checked the tide times so you can get out onto the sand!! It has a very tropical feel, mainly in the summer! 

Look north east and you can see the island of North Ronaldsay, looking north west you can spot the metal tower marking the Riv, a collection of low lying rocks and if you follow the coast round to the east, at Whitemill point you’ll find parts of an old shipwreck. 

These photo were taken February 2024, when Mother Nature had washed most of the sand out to see revealing the rocks beneath. The sand will be back in the next month or so, ready for a summer bbq on the beach!Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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Stunning x

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The skeleton of an old ship has washed ashore at Cata Sand and it’s causing quite a bit of interest!Image attachmentImage attachment+5Image attachment

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I love that it was held together with wooden pegs.

Neill Jardine

Connor Taylor

With the summer season fast approaching, NOW is the perfect time to get some promotional material ready to advertise your business.

We've come up with these 4 cracking deals to help you, just get in touch to take advantage of these pre-summer offers. Flyers & postcards, designed, printed and delivered from just £110.

☎️ 01857 600260
📧 hello@59-degreesnorth.co.uk
🌎 www.59-degreesnorth.co.uk
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With the summer season fast approaching, NOW is the perfect time to get some promotional material ready to advertise your business. 

Weve come up with these 4 cracking deals to help you, just get in touch to take advantage of these pre-summer offers. Flyers & postcards, designed, printed and delivered from just £110.

☎️ 01857 600260
📧 hello@59-degreesnorth.co.uk
🌎 www.59-degreesnorth.co.uk

Paul has been one of our print and post merchandise customers for a few years now and has just been on Ben Fogle's new lives in the wild programme, take a look www.channel5.com/ben-fogle-new-lives-in-the-wild/season-18/lincolnshireWhat a awesome show it was on Ben fogles new lives in the wild it came out so much better then I expected the vanlife community went into meltdown last night my inbox was full of love with hundreds of messages thanking me ❤️ ... See MoreSee Less

Paul has been one of our print and post merchandise customers for a few years now and has just been on Ben Fogles new lives in the wild programme, take a look https://www.channel5.com/ben-fogle-new-lives-in-the-wild/season-18/lincolnshire

We’re pleased to announce our motorhome Aire licence has been renewed by CAMpRA UK Ltd for another year, all approved by Orkney Islands Council.

Motorhome stopovers, known as Aires, are for motorhome and campervan users to stop overnight for a small fee. Aires symbolise the freedom of motorhoming, you are welcomed into local communities where you can stay overnight at unique locations available only to motorhome travellers.

We’ve got vans staying this week, much earlier than last year, so if you are looking for solitude, stunning scenery and Orkney's incredible native wildlife, then book your space now 59-degreesnorth.co.uk/motorhome-aire

Our five hardstanding pitches aren’t weather dependant, we are open all year for just £15 a night.

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We’re pleased to announce our motorhome Aire licence has been renewed by CAMpRA UK Ltd for another year, all approved by Orkney Islands Council.

Motorhome stopovers, known as Aires, are for motorhome and campervan users to stop overnight for a small fee. Aires symbolise the freedom of motorhoming, you are welcomed into local communities where you can stay overnight at unique locations available only to motorhome travellers.

We’ve got vans staying this week, much earlier than last year, so if you are looking for solitude, stunning scenery and Orkneys incredible native wildlife, then book your space now https://59-degreesnorth.co.uk/motorhome-aire 

Our five hardstanding pitches aren’t weather dependant, we are open all year for just £15 a night.

#visitsanday #visitorkney #visitscotland #campra #ukparkup #ukpubstopovers #campervanparkups #vanlifeexplorers #vanlifeuk #ukpubscene #campervanlife #thisgirlvans #vanlifecouples #travelblogger #campsiteview #roomwithaview #homeonwheels #homeontheroad #homeiswhereyouparkit #seaside #seasidesunset #motorhomestopovers #motorhomescotland #motorhome #campervansscotland #campervan #campraaire #vanlifemovement #vanlifeexplorers #snowday #scottishwinter #sunrise #sunset #rvtravels #rvlive #lorrylife #vanlife

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Will definitely visit again when we get our next motorhome ❤️

Pam Bates 😍

Couldnt recommend it highly enough

2 months ago

We’re back from our travels and had to sample some pizza whilst away, for research purposes obviously!

Pizza from 1° North was OK, but ours is definitely better!! We’re full of new ideas for this years menu and can’t wait to welcome you back when we’re open on the 1st April.
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We’re back from our travels and had to sample some pizza whilst away, for research purposes obviously!

Pizza from 1° North was OK, but ours is definitely better!! We’re full of new ideas for this years menu and can’t wait to welcome you back when we’re open on the 1st April.

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OMG that glass is levitating! 😲

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Another snowy day for Orkney, beautiful all year round!Image attachmentImage attachment

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Jodie Kingston

On this day in 1953, it was even windier that it is now and the Earl Thorfinn, on her way to Westray, had to turn and run before the storm. 12 hours later, at 9.30 pm, they reached Aberdeen. In Orkney, most of the damage was along the seafront, especially in Kirkwall, where the Ayre Road was torn up. The story is on my website www.aboutorkney.com/the-wey.../the-1953-hurricane/. The painting is by Douglas Sinclair and was given to the Orkney Museum by his sister, Hilda Meil, whose father-in-law William was one of the ten passengers that day. ... See MoreSee Less

Winter update....
Still snowing
Still cold
Still beautiful
❄️☃️🌬🌊🌫❄️❄️❄️❄️❄️
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3 months ago

Such a beautiful day today in Sanday, she’s got her winter blanket on. Although I’m glad of our roaring fire and giant mug of hot chocolate!

#winter #bbcwinterwatch #snow #beautiful #visitsanday #visitorkney
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Such a beautiful day today in Sanday, she’s got her winter blanket on. Although I’m glad of our roaring fire and giant mug of hot chocolate! 

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3 months ago

Orkney is taking centre stage in the BBC’s Winterwatch series starting tonight, Tuesday, at 8pm on BBC2 for four evenings.

There will be at least one film each night showcasing the remarkable wildlife on our doorstep from the Orkney voles in Sanday to a magnificent encounter with a pod of orca in Scapa Flow.

The BBC wildlife team were here before Christmas, and had the joy of filming in the full range of our winter weather. Safe to say, the experience exceeded their wildest expectations.
See Orkney wildlife on the BBC from 8pm tonight.

#orkney #winterwatch #bbc
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It's been fantastic! Should bring lots of lovely bird lovers to the isles. Eco tourism will be great for Sanday!

3 months ago

It’s definitely a snow day here is Sanday! Before we moved to Sanday, everyone said it rarely snows in Orkney! ... See MoreSee Less

It’s definitely a snow day here is Sanday! Before we moved to Sanday, everyone said it rarely snows in Orkney!Image attachmentImage attachment

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Oh come on!! I want!!

It’s winter snow is a must !

Me too...but its beautiful 😍

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3 months ago

That’s us all stocked up with beautiful quality Italian 🇮🇹 tomatoes!
Thanks to C. Carnevale for cleaning the van for my journey home ❤️ 🔥 🍕 🍅
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That’s us all stocked up with beautiful quality Italian 🇮🇹 tomatoes!
Thanks to C. Carnevale for cleaning the van for my journey home ❤️ 🔥 🍕 🍅Image attachment

How are your New Year’s resolutions going?
Mine…. not so well! 🔥 🍕
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How are your New Year’s resolutions going?
Mine…. not so well! 🔥 🍕

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Could have been worse. You could have had 8 slices 🤪

Or one slice even.

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I hurkle durkle most mornings 😂

The cafe and pizzeria is now closed for the winter, we'll be back at Easter (Monday 1st April) and can't wait to see you then ❤️🍕 ... See MoreSee Less

The cafe and pizzeria is now closed for the winter, well be back at Easter (Monday 1st April) and cant wait to see you then ❤️🍕

GETTING TO SANDAY - If you're coming to stay on our motorhome aire this summer, here's how you get to Sanday.

Pentland Ferries & NorthLink Ferries will transport you from Scotland to Orkney, then Orkney Ferries bring you from Kirkwall over to Sanday.

Summer bookings are now available on all boats and we're open all year. 🛳🚐
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GETTING TO SANDAY - If youre coming to stay on our motorhome aire this summer, heres how you get to Sanday.

Pentland Ferries & NorthLink Ferries will transport you from Scotland to Orkney, then Orkney Ferries bring you from Kirkwall over to Sanday. 

Summer bookings are now available on all boats and were open all year. 🛳🚐