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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

Balmoral Summer 2021 – Four World Class Guest Instructors

Balmoral’s online Piping & Drumming Summer School brings you four of the world’s most highly regarded pipers to serve as…

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Culloden’s 275th Commemoration moves online

Conservation charity the National Trust for Scotland has shared its plans to reveal some of the latest historical and archaeological…

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The unicorn – Scotland’s national animal

In Scotland we’re known for our love of legends, from ghosts and witches to giant water monsters. But how did…

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Edinburgh landmark clock restored

One of Edinburgh’s best-known landmarks, which for decades has been a meeting place for people in Scotland’s capital, has been…

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Three-quarters of Scots support rewilding says new research

Findings come as call launched for Scotland to become world’s first ‘Rewilding Nation’. More than three quarters of Scots support…

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The Scottish Coalition USA and National Tartan Day Capital Committee (Washington DC) present a Celebration national Tartan Day and presentation of the 2021 National Tartan Day Award

Join us as we celebrate National Tartan Day on April 6th! As one of the founding members of the Scottish…

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North American Scottish cultural leaders join forces in hosting Virtual Tartan Day

Project 1320 established to be global Scottish arts celebration. The producers of Tartan Day on Ellis Island and Tartan Day…

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Men in Kilts: A Roadtrip with Sam and Graham

Outlander’s Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish take viewers along on their adventures, discovering the rich, complex heritage of their native…

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Clan Donnachaidh: The rescue of an ancestral kirk, and new initiatives for the future

Three years ago, the Scottish Banner carried a report on the upcoming International Gathering of this oldest of Scotland’s clans.…

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Historic Canongate tenements returned to former glory

Major conservation work, led by Edinburgh World Heritage, has just been completed on the last of three historic tenements on…

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Is Scotland ready for the return of lynx?

An extensive and impartial study to assess people’s views about the possible reintroduction of Eurasian lynx to the Scottish Highlands…

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The Scottish Banner is celebrating  45 years of publication in 2021 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 subscription, at newsagents and retailers, at Scottish events and various other outlets depending on your location.

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Please find further information on the Scottish Banner within this web site. Simply click on the above tabs for information on subscribing, contacting us, advertising and our online shop. 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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