The Herald is currently running our best ever Black Friday subscription deal offering you four months’ full access for just £1.

Running until November 30 2022, the £1 offer extends across all of our subscription packages.

Your subscription will bring you into the heart of our newsroom, delivering the latest news, coverage and insight from our expert columnists.

And by subscribing you will support our journalism, allowing us to hold those in power to account and cover the stories that matter.

Here are 10 reasons to subscribe to the Herald and sign up for our Black Friday deal.


Read the latest news everyday, with our site updated throughout the day with breaking stories and exclusives


Read our award-winning journalists, including Scottish Press Award winners, Brian Donnelly (Financial Business Journalist of the Year), Teddy Jamieson (Interviewer of the Year and also Arts and Entertainment Journalist of the Year), Neil Mackay (Feature Writer of the Year), health correspondent and Specialist Reporter of the Year, Helen McArdle and Joanna Blythman (Food and Drink Writer).


Get insight and analysis from Holyrood and our political team, led by Tom Gordon and including Andrew Learmonth, David Bol and Kathleen Nutt.


Access our touchscreen friendly Digital Edition, which allows you to flick through an e-version of the printed Herald and other digital features, including new puzzles and brainteasers every week


Read and support our investigations, including our collaborations with investigative journalism cooperative, The Ferret, which saw a joint award for Journalism Team of the Year and continues with our ongoing series, Who Owns Urban Scotland?


Enjoy a broad range of opinions from across the political and social spectrum in Herald Voices, featuring the best columnists in Scotland


Follow the latest analysis and news from the best business team in Scotland, featuring editor, Ian McConnell and journalists Brian Donnelly, Kristy Dorsey and Scott Wright


In depth analysis of all Scottish sport from our team, featuring Matthew Lindsay, Chris Jack, Graeme McGarry, Liam Bryce, Aidan Smith and James Cairney, alongside regular guest writers


Access reader rewards and get advert-light access to our website


Support the work of the world’s longest running national newspaper in the world and quality journalism in Scotland

The subscription packages on offer include:

Website only

  • Provides access to all articles
  • Unlimited advert-light access to The Herald
  • Readers Rewards: With exclusive access to hundreds of offers, deals and discounts
  • Puzzles: With over 50 new brainteasers each week

Digital pack

  • Complete access to our digital suite
  • Access to our ad-free app
  • A digital replica of our daily newspaper which you can flick through and read online

Print only

  • Includes newspaper vouchers, securing your print copy of the Herald seven days a week
  • The option of taking a four-week break for holidays, whenever you need it

When the four months are up, you will be able to continue your subscription gaining Website Only access for £6.99 monthly or £79.99 a year and to our Digital Pack for £9.99 per month or £99 annually. And you can liaise with our team on the Print Only subscription and how it can work best for you.

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T&Cs apply. Offer starts 21st and ends 30th November 2022. Offer only valid on new digital subscriptions. Subscription auto-renews unless cancelled. After initial four-month trial period the monthly subscription rate will be charged at £9.99 or £6.99 per month. After initial four-month trial period the annual subscription rate will be charged at £114.99 or £79.99 per year. Offer is exempt from gifting subscriptions. All subscriptions can be cancelled and refunded within 14 days of purchase. The Herald reserves the right to change or remove the offer at any time. Please see for full details.