Katrina Patrick

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An Homage To Burns

In 1796 Scotland mourned the death of Robert Burns, and so too did The Scots Magazine, dedicating six pages to his obituary. Here is its final message…   Upon the whole, we […]

Outdoor Scotland

Cairngorms Focus: Loch Insh

Loch Insh is the focus of our bonus article from February issue’s 9-page guide to Aviemore and the Cairngorms – the Gateway to the Great Outdoors   Glenmore and Cairngorm […]


1786 Burns Poetry Review

For Burns Night we’ve dug deep into our archives to find our first printed review of the poetry of Robert Burns, published in The Scots Magazine way back in December 1786… Surprising effects […]


Take A Hike… To Crail!

The Scots Magazine hiking club ticked off another section of the Fife Coastal Path with record attendance!   What was the attraction of the last Scots Magazine walk that attracted […]

What’s On

The Cannae Miss List: Jan 12 – 18

Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week Big Burns Supper! The nine-day community-led celebration […]


Unlock Your Past

We’ve got a great prize from Scottish Roots Ancestral Research Service to be won!   Ever wondered who your ancestors were, and how they lived? Edinburgh-based Scottish Roots Ancestral Research […]

Outdoor Scotland

The Best of 2017…

David picks his top highlights of a year on Scotland’s history trail   Perhaps in unconscious defiance of the travails of 2017 I made sure to spend the year checking […]


Win A Haggis For Burns Night!

You just can’t have a Burns Night without your haggis, neeps and tatties – and we’re giving away one of the best ones on the market!   Balgove Larder farm shop, […]


Our January Issue

  Our January issue is in shops now, and available on subscription. You can find your nearest stockist by entering your postcode here. There are loads of ways to get it […]

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