Be part of Tortoise

Tortoise is created for and with our members. When you join, you become a member of our newsroom.

Under 30?

Help us build a slower wiser news for just £5 a month.

Individual

Two years membership for the price of one.

Friends and Family

If you get a group together, it’s better value – and more fun – for everyone.

Annual

£50

Save 16%

Pay monthly

£5

per month

Here’s what you get

  • 10 ThinkIn tickets per year.
  • Access to the slow news feed in the app and online.
  • Access to our internal editorial briefing emails, as often as you like.
  • Tortoise Quarterly as an e-book.

Are you a student?

We have a special offer for students.

Not sure yet?

That’s OK. Why not come and see what it’s like first? Book a ticket to a ThinkIn for £25 and get access to the app for four weeks as a guest member

Interested in membership for more than 10 people? Email us at groups@tortoisemedia.com to find out about Tortoise for groups and companies.

Best value

Two years for the price of one when you pay in one go

£250

Save over 50%

Pay monthly

Spread your payments across the year

£24

per month

Here’s what you get

  • 20 ThinkIn tickets per year so you can bring a guest every time.
  • Access to the slow news feed  in the app and online.
  • Access to our internal editorial briefing emails, as often as you like.
  • Tortoise Quarterly in glorious print.

Are you a student?

We have a special offer for students.

Not sure yet?

That’s OK. Why not book a ticket to a ThinkIn for £25 and get access to the app for four weeks as a guest member.

Interested in membership for more than 10 people? Email us at groups@tortoisemedia.com to find out about Tortoise for groups and companies.

Interested in joining the Tortoise Network?

The Tortoise Network exists to make Tortoise membership accessible to everybody. Find out more about how to apply for an individual membership funded by our supporters here.

Annual membership for five people

Bring your friends and family, colleagues and co-conspirators

£250

Here’s what you get

  • 10 ThinkIn tickets per member per year.
  • Access to the slow news feed in the app and online.
  • Access to our internal editorial briefing emails, as often as you like.
  • Tortoise Quarterly as an e-book.

Not sure yet?

That’s OK. Why not book a ticket to a ThinkIn for £25 and get access to the app for four weeks as a guest member.

Interested in membership for more than 10 people? Email us at groups@tortoisemedia.com to find out about Tortoise for groups and companies.

Not sure yet?

That’s OK. Why not book a ticket to a ThinkIn for £25 and get access to the app for four weeks as a guest member.

Interested in membership for more than 10 people? Email us at groups@tortoisemedia.com to find out about Tortoise for groups and companies.