Our January Issue 2017

Inside The Scots Magazine this month…



Take in the breathtaking scenery on the road to Skye with our Great Scottish Journeys photo series

Our 9-page Focus on Glasgow shows of our largest city’s sense of fun

Take A Hike in the wintry magic of the Monadh Liath

… and ride thrilling trails in snowy Deeside in On Your Bike

Explore Loch Quioch with Cameron McNeish

Find outdoor inspiration at the Galloway Activity Centre

Discover a Borders baker sowing the seeds of better bread

Find the very best events on our Around Scotland pages


TV presenter Hazel Irvine guides us through the sporting year ahead

Round-the-World yachtsman Daniel Smith stops for A Wee Blether

Polly Pullar meets racing legend Sam Morshead

Knitwear designer Jo Gordon chats about her remarkable rise

Join the debate for more National Parks in Scotland

Over to you for your letters and views in our Mailbox

There’s a recipe dedicated to a special butcher in Carina’s Kitchen

Kenny MacAskill looks into Rabbie Burns clubs around the world, and the men who inspired the bard


Read the exclusive interview with Alice Marra, and our must-see festival favourites in Celtic Connections

From wrens to golden eagles in Jim Crumley’s Wild About Scotland

Find the best in fact and fiction on our Bookshelf

Pick up top tips for the outdoors with our Great Gear Guide

Find out who won Scotland’s Building of the Century!

Our whisky expert visits a Speyside family business in Slàinte Mhath

You’ll find the very best of Scottish produce in Made In Scotland

Meet the brave volunteers protecting seals and other marine wildlife

The search is on to find out Photographer of the Year


Out now!


Our January issue is in shops now, and available on subscription.

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