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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 largest 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

Edinburgh reflects on momentous few days on world stage

The significant operation to get Edinburgh moving again took place last month, following the departure of the Queen’s cortège from…

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Remembering Queen Elizabeth II and her love for Scotland

By: Nick Drainey It was the place where she chose to spend part of her honeymoon, where she took her…

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The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland celebrates 20 years

The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland (NYPBS) recently celebrated its 20th year with a special performance at Piping Live!…

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2022 Montréal Highland Games

It was a spectacular return for the Montréal Highland Games on July 31 at the Douglas Hospital Grounds in Verdun;…

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The Highland Gathering and Perth Kilt Run is back for 2022

Join the City of Armadale to celebrate all things Scottish at the largest Highland Gathering event held in Western Australia…

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The real Bonnie Prince Charlie

By: Nick Drainey The overwhelming impression of the man looking out from the portrait is one of sadness. The stare…

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The Canberra Highland Gathering

** PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO GROUND CONDITIONS, RETURNING OCTOBER, 2023 After a two-year interval, the…

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82-year-old becomes Munro Bagger

An 82-year-old Scot has just completed a challenge he set for himself to climb all of Scotland’s 282 Munros (mountains…

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Outlander prequel to go into production

US network STARZ has announced it is in development on the highly-anticipated prequel to its worldwide hit series Outlander that…

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ScotsFest to open Lyon College’s 150th anniversary celebration

Lyon College will kick off the celebration of its 150th anniversary with ScotsFest, the 42nd Arkansas Scottish Festival and Lyon…

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Argyll adventure for Clans Campbell and Lamont

By: Rob Wilkinson They came, they saw …and luckily they didn’t conquer anything or indeed each other!  Members of the…

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The Scottish Banner celebrates 46 years of publication in 2022 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.

Each month the Scottish Banner accesses a large number of individuals, pipe band members, society and clan members, history and genealogy groups and more; all with a direct interest in Scottish products and information. The Scottish Banner is available by digital or print subscription, at newsagents and retailers, at Scottish events and various other outlets depending on your location.

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