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The February edition of the Scottish Banner is now available-subscribe to receive each issue direct from us (if after just a single edition please contact us for one to be posted to you)!

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

Perth named UNESCO City of Craft and Folk Art

UNESCO has announced Perth is to join their Creative City network as a City of Crafts and Folk Art -…

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The Flower of Scotland

By: Judy Vickers When a group of Norse fighters crept up in the dead of night, getting ever closer to…

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Dawn of a Dynasty

By: David McVey In 2014 BBC 2 ran a three-part documentary entitled The Stuarts, presented by Dr Clare Jackson of…

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The first Burns Supper

Five years after he died at the age of 37, nine of Robert Burns’ close friends got together to remember…

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Scotland After Dark: Keeping curiosity alive after sunset

As I write this in Edinburgh on the 4th of December, it is fully dark outside by 15:45. Elsewhere in…

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Second Season of Men in Kilts set to explore New Zealand

STARZ have announced, Outlander stars Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish will hit the road again for a six-episode second season…

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Scotland is Calling for 2022

Misty green landscapes and towering peaks, ancient city streets and tales of the past, freshly opened casks and the scent…

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For These Are My Mountains

The Scottish Banner speaks to Tristan Cameron Harper Tristan Cameron Harper is a photographer and mountain guide with a passion for…

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US Consul General celebrates close ties between Scotland and the US

Friendship between Scotland and the USA celebrated on St Andrew’s Day. The US Consul General visited the birthplace of Scotland’s…

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Stirling station’s post cards from the past

Work to renew the roof at Stirling Station has opened a window to the past and unearthed a treasure trove…

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Tartan Up! It’s Kilt Skate Season

By : Don Cummer In spite of the global pandemic, the Great Canadian Kilt Skate is back for its eighth…

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The Scottish Banner celebrated 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 or print 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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