The Scots Magazine May Issue – Out Now!



My Scotland Celebrated yachtswoman Tracy Edwards MBE reveals her favourite Scottish spots

#OutAndAboutScotland Amazing Scottish scenes – you capture them, we publish

Festival Of The Future Edinburgh gets ready to host one of Europe’s biggest science festivals

Around Scotland From whisky festivals to a Black Isle Belter, here’s your events for this month

Small Fest, Big Buzz! A preview of the March Into Pitlochry music festival


If You Go One Place…
It has to be picturesque Skye & Lochaber


Building A Dream Self-build and renovation experts gather in Glasgow to inspire you

 Then & Now The latest in our Scots Magazine cover series heads east to Thorntonloch beach

Tackling Drug Deaths The Glasgow project looking to stem a national scandal

Carnival Of Characters Ayrshire author Andrew O’Hagan talks about Mayflies’ success and his latest book

Scottish Bookshelf A round-up of all the latest fiction and non-fiction titles

Sound Of Scotland Glasgow DJ La La looks ahead to the Riverside Festival

If You Read One Thing…
Make it our exclusive interview with Scot Squad’s chief, comedian Jack Docherty


From The Vault A “cure” for baldness was apparently found in 1903!

A To Z Of Great Scots Chef Tony Singh’s food is as vibrant as his personality

 Sláinte Mhath Getting to the root of the matter with an Ullapool gin

 Scottish Kitchen Chef Iain McMaster shares his love of cooking – and his superb halibut recipe

Eat, Sleep, Drink Discover a top tasting menu in Perthshire and a five-star experience in Edinburgh

A Wee Blether With… Whisky expert Naomi Leslie, who is promoting taste sensations across the States


If You Do One Thing…
Explore the ancient woodland craft of birch tapping for a dram with a difference


 Scotland The Brand The rise and rise of outdoor sportswear brand Trespass

Peak Of Perfection One man’s mission to create an official Campsie Trail

Cameron’s Country The Scots who took mountaineering to new heights

Facing The Mamores A photographic adventure on one of Scotland’s finest mountain ranges

Whitewater Thrills Extreme paddleboarding down the Tummel’s rapids with an adventurous duo

Birdman Of America The radical poet from Paisley who became an authority on ornithology



The Scots Magazine Subscription offers 

Never Miss An Issue

Of The Scots Magazine.

CLICK HERE To Find Out More

Or find your nearest stockist here.