The Orcadian, “From Spanish assassination plot, to Sanday’s anarchist publishing empireThe Orcadian”

By Staff, January 22, 2024

Did you know that Sanday was once home to “Britain’s most famous anarchist,” Stuart Christie?

If not, you’re in luck, because The Orcadian has spent months researching the man who was surely one of the most interesting characters to call Orkney home.

Moving to Sanday in the mid 1970s with his wife Brenda, the Christies raised a daughter, ran their publishing business, started Orkney’s very own anarchist magazine, and by all accounts had a good life.

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