Business Gateway Orkney is here to support businesses based in the Orkney Islands. We offer free and impartial business advice to anyone wanting to start up or develop a business within the islands.

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Orkney business sees increase in sales after appearing on James Martin’s Saturday Morning

An Orkney family business has enjoyed a dramatic increase in sales and social media followers, after one of its products appeared on James Martin’s Saturday Morning, which showcases recipes and products to a range of celebrity guests.

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Orkney local realises anything is pawsible with dog grooming business

An Orkney local is enjoying ongoing demand for her dog grooming business after working with Business Gateway.

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Successful start for dynamic young tech duo in Orkney

Orkney-based friends and business partners, Baillie Rorie and Gavin Pirie, who set up a CCTV business on the island last year continue to go from strength to strength, following support from Business Gateway.


Business owner grows confidence following support

Owner of Orkney-based Olamps credits Business Gateway support for helping her overcome feelings of failure as she started her business.

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Business Gateway ensures neigh problems for Orkney equestrian centre 

Business Gateway support helped business access a New Business Start-up Grant and purchase vital equipment to help launch their business.

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Entrepreneurs launch first street food outlet in Orkney

Orkney’s first street food outlet has been launched by local entrepreneurs, following start-up support from Business Gateway

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Orkney baker on a roll thanks to Business Gateway advice

After relocating to Orkney from Sweden, a local baker contacted Business Gateway and was granted £1500 to fund the purchase of a new oven.

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Orkney model maker showcased by Small Business Saturday

Peedie Models received one-to-one business support, specialist marketing advice and was awarded a business development grant.

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“Best vinegar you can buy” thrives with Business Gateway support

Sam Britten worked with Business Gateway to help accommodate increased demand for the craft vinegar.

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KW15 1JE
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