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My Scotland WWE Champion Drew McIntyre shares the Scottish places close to his heart

The Gear Guide the team review the best kit to look out for this month

Former music producer Alan Parks traded records for writing with his new crime novels

The Great Eight The Culloden Battlefield and Visitor Centre

A-Z of Great Scots The inspiring story of quadruple amputee climber Jamie Andrew



Read this month’s exclusive interview with Doctor Who and Sherlock writer Steven Moffat OBE



Jim Crumley continues his tale of a peculiar meeting between a peregrine and a sea eagle

 Focus On Dundee a hub of art, culture and history with something for everyone

Wee Blether Louise Macdonald OBE, chief executive of the Young Scot organisation

Discover the array of events on offer in every corner of the country this month, both online and in-person

Celebrate Scotland’s national drink with the Spirit Of Speyside Whisky Festival



Enjoy a stunning virtual escape to Jura with a four-page exploration of the beautiful island



275th anniversary of the Battle of Culloden – 12-page special

This month’s best new releases from the world of Scottish literature

Polly Pullar speaks to Scottish musician Ross Ainslie about music and mental health

Sound Of Scotland singer Ainsley Hamill’s new album celebrates Govan’s unsung heroes

Carina’s Kitchen Your top chef cooks up a speedy and simple pasta dish

Cameron McNeish on the mental health benefits of nature


Discover National Theatre of Scotland’s new production, Ghosts, in Glasgow via augmented reality



Kenny MacAskill shares the story of Scalan, the hidden Catholic seminary in Glenlivet

Slàinte Mhath Euan Duguid explores the rising prevalence of fake rare whiskies flooding the market

Meet the team behind Scottish cartography company Harvey Maps

Fiona Russell tackles a long trail through the Lairig Ghru

A Pentland Escape there is adventure to be found close to Edinburgh in these rolling hills


Plus our pick of the best…

The Great Gear Guide, Around Scotland events,
and reviews of the best hotels and restaurants
will keep you right this month.





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