Our September Issue

Inside The Scots Magazine this month…



Glasgow to Crianlarich on our Great Scottish Journeys photo series

Cameron McNeish is on the scenic Isle of Kerrera, with spirits of the past

Nick Drainey’s out for a stroll in Lunan Bay in this month’s Take A Hike

Cycle the Lairig Ghru trails with On Your Bike

A white-knuckle adventure on a hovercraft

Lighthouses make unconventional coastal homes for some

“Mercurial and Magnificent” – Polly Pullar on the island of Foula

Exciting events from around the country in Around Scotland


Jings! Crivvens! The Broons take to the stage

Top wildlife author Jim Crumley welcomes autumn

Loopallu music festival and the end of Lisa Marie Ferla’s festival season

Why we need more Scotland’s National Parks

Top tips for the outdoors with our Great Gear Guide

Scottish Bookshelf: Author James Robertson, Bloody Scotland, and more

Euan Duguid is bound for Springbank, and the old ways of Campbeltown

Made In Scotland – the best food, drink, clothes and crafts

Test your knowledge of Scotland with our Q-Aye!


Director Michael Caton-Jones talks Tinseltown

The Scottish volunteers who bring medical help to those in need

Catch up with Gregor Fisher on Whisky Galore!

Multiple-amputee Jamie Andrew is an inspiration

The pies have it in Carina Contini’s Kitchen

Foraging with the winemakers at Cairn O’ Mohr

Introducing plants as therapy at Edinburgh Botanics

Discover the legacy of John McAdam, father of the modern road.

Competitions 2

Your chance to win…

A figurine of The Broons and two tickets to the new show!

Top picks from our Scottish Bookshelf

VIP tickets to Bloody Scotland


Out now!

Our September issue is in shops now, and available through subscription.

There are loads of ways to get it digitally to your smartphone or tablet, too; just visit the app store, get a digital subscription here or go to the Readly app store.