Tom Muir

Tom Muir

Photo: Tom O’Brien

Tom Muir has been the standard bearer for Orkney stories for many years. As well as delighting audiences at home and abroad, he has also written several books of Orkney folk tales. Tom has taken Orkney stories all over the world, and has recently returned from the Canadian Arctic, where he shared tales of Orkney explorer John Rae whilst sailing through the North-West Passage. He has appeared and hosted events at every single Orkney Storytelling Festival.