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Welcome to the Scottish Banner and thank you for taking the time to visit us. 

The Scottish Banner is the Scottish community’s international newspaper for ex-pat Scots or those with an interest in Scottish culture and tradition.

Available nationally across Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the USA and by world-wide subscription service, the Scottish Banner offers its readers stories on Scottish current affairs, regular feature columnists, history & heritage, genealogy, Scottish club & society news, event listings, piping features, recipes, and much more.

With writers and contributors based all over the world the Scottish Banner gives its readers a true insight into the global Scottish perspective.

Latest Scottish Banner Articles

The 33rd annual Canmore Highland Games

Two full days of Celtic culture- August 31st and September 1st. A vein of Scottish culture runs strong through Canmore’s…

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Scone Palace-The crowning place of Scottish kings

Scone Palace is the family home of the Earls of Mansfield and been in the Murray family for over 400…

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Fergus Scottish Festival to welcome Outlander stars

The Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games is thrilled to announce that their Featured Guests for 2024 will be Duncan…

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Events announced for Robert the Bruce’s 750th anniversary

Historic Scotland sites across the country will hold host to anniversary events. This month marks the 750th anniversary of Robert…

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Former Prime Minister of Australia Kevin Rudd received honorary degree in Glasgow

The University of Glasgow has awarded an honorary degree to the former Prime Minister of Australia, Dr Kevin Rudd, for…

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Chariots of Fire story brought to life in Paris

The inspiring story of a Scottish athlete who refused to run on Sundays is being brought to life at the…

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Latest search for the Loch Ness Monster concludes with unexplainable noise captured on hydrophone and potential sighting

The search took place on the 90th anniversary of the first organised surface watch of Loch Ness, Sir Edward Mountain’s…

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The Montreal Highland Games 2024: Come for the competitions, stay for the fun

The Montreal Highland Games, established in 1855, are the oldest Scottish festival in Quebec.  Starting with Promenade of Cabers through…

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Ayrshire baker kick off Euro 2024 with Scotland’s first official Tartan Army Pie

Scotland may have already exited the Euro 2024  championships, but one of the largest traditional craft bakeries in Scotland has…

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Remote woodland – home to Scotland’s oldest wild pine – saved as part of rewilding initiative

A remote ancient woodland, home to Scotland’s oldest wild Scots pine, which is at least 565-years-old – has been saved…

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New tour of Cathedral gravestones brings Orkney’s past to life

Locals and visitors can delve into Orkney’s fascinating history and colourful characters of the past as revealed by the gravestones…

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The Scottish Banner celebrates 48 years in 2024 and has firmly established itself as the link to Scotland for many of its loyal readers. From Sydney to New York or Auckland to Toronto the Scottish Banner reaches the ex-pat Scottish community like no one else.

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Whilst here, you can also read this months editorial or our Scotpourri (reader letters) pages. Also do have a look at our comprehensive events listings where you can see what is happening for Scots both closer to home and further afield, event organisers can add your event here.

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