Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

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How we use cookies

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We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Our website does work without cookies, but you will lose some features and functionality if you choose to disable cookies.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

PLEASE NOTE: One part of our website where cookies are essential is through our online ticketing facility. You will not be able to book tickets online if you disable cookies on this part of our site. The cookie that is used in this is auto deleted as soon as you complete your purchase or close your browser.

Festival partners with CoMA Summer School

St Magnus International Festival is delighted to be in partnership with CoMA (Contemporary Music for All) to bring their International Music Summ Full Story...

Broadcasts of Festival Concerts

The Saturday lunchtime concert by the BBC Singers at this year's Festival will  be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Tuesday 11 July at 2pm as Full Story...

St Magnus International Festival, Custom House, 33 Albert Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1HL

T: +44 (0)1856 871445

E: info@stmagnusfestival.com

St Magnus Festival is a charity registered in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC011666. Company Number SC073825.

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