New look for History Scotland

22 February 2024
The History Scotland team are excited to announce the relaunch of the popular history and heritage magazine, with a new format and frequency, providing history enthusiasts with an improved experience. The condensed format lends the magazine the feel of a journal.

The Spring 2024 issue of History Scotland is now available to order, and marks a relaunch for the popular history publication.

  • History Scotland magazine relaunches with 100 pages and a new look
  • Popular magazine to be issued quarterly, giving each issue a longer shelf life
  • New format gives ‘luxury’ feel, encouraging readers to treasure and keep each issue

Founded in 2001, History Scotland is the world’s premier Scottish history magazine, written by a team of historians, curators, archaeologists and authors and enjoyed by thousands of readers around the world. Combined with expert online lectures, email newsletters, and a popular website, the brand has an audience of over 100,000 history enthusiasts.

Purchase your copy of the Spring 2024 issue now, or why not subscribe to the magazine and never miss an issue?

Publisher Matthew Hill said:

History Scotland has earned its place in the hearts of thousands of readers thanks to its in-depth commentary and analysis of Scotland’s remarkable past. We wanted the new look and format to give the publication the premium feel it deserves, reflecting the unrivalled authority and expertise in every issue, and we can’t wait for subscribers and readers around the world to see the Spring 2024 issue.” 

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Highlights of the Spring 2024 issue include:

  • The 1919 Battle of George Square: eye-witness accounts explored 
  • Archaeology special: new evidence uncovered of Bronze Age burial rites
  • A look at the mysterious disappearance of the Flannan Isle lighthouse keepers
  • Exploring the fate of the Aberdeen teenagers transported for life

History Scotland is published quarterly by Warners Group Publications. The 100-page full-colour publication is available in print and digital versions.

Each issue contains news, articles and opinion covering Scotland’s history from the Dark Ages through to the 20th century. In-depth articles from the country’s top historians and archaeologists covering centuries of Scottish history and archaeology, presenting the latest research in an accessible and engaging format.