Now available on digital format, the Arran Banner is essential reading for islanders and visitors alike. This accessible digital platform allows readers to dip into the same fantastic editorial provided in the printed newspaper, wherever they are in the world.
Founded in 1975, the Arran Banner will keep you up to date with the latest from the Isle, with news and features gathered by a dedicated, island-based team. As well as news and a lively letters page, regular features include a weekly sports round up from around the Island, photo features, "Twenty Years Ago" and other regular features. Up-to-the-minute 'What's On' listings and property, recruitment and classified advertising with a local focus.
This is a free app download. Within the app users can purchase the current issue and back issues.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the latest issue.
Available subscriptions are:
12 months: £28.99 / €39.99 / $39.99 (52 issues)
-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will be charged to your Google account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.
Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.
We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update, please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store
Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
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