Marlene Thomson

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Born and raised on these beautiful islands, I’m passionate about sharing the sights and stories with our visitors. 

Im married to Gordon (40 years !!) and we have a beef farm together in South Ronaldsay. 

Having been born on a farm, married a farmer and worked in the Agricultural industry for almost 40 years, I specialise in Agricultural tours as well as the usual amazing Orcadian sites.
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Services

  • Coach Tour
  • Driver Guide
  • Shore Excursion

Additional Information

  • Guide Type: Green Badge
  • Months Available: 12
  • Type of car: Ford Tourneo minibus
  • Year Qualified: 2017
  • Tour starting points

    • Orkney
  • Qualifications

    STGA Green badge Tour Guide
  • Tours

    Orkneys Neolithic Sites
    Scapa Flow and our wartime history
    Farm Tours 
    Craft and knitwear tours
    Food and drink tours

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  • VisitScotland is delighted to recognise the Scottish Tourist Guides Association as the professional membership body for fully trained and accredited tourist guides in Scotland. STGA accredited guides are passionate ambassadors for Scotland and in providing our visitors with information and inspiration, help deliver a memorable experience for them.

  • VisitScotland is delighted to recognise the Scottish Tourist Guides Association as the professional membership body for fully trained and accredited tourist guides in Scotland. STGA accredited guides are passionate ambassadors for Scotland and in providing our visitors with information and inspiration, help deliver a memorable experience for them.

  • Fergus Ewing MSP

    Minister for Business, Energy, and Tourism

    Scottish Government

  • Marion Boyd

    International Development Assistant

    Aberdeen City Council

  • Helen Versloot

    Incentive Department

    Gullivers Travel Agency