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Media Centre

Welcome to the Creative Scotland Media Centre. General enquiries and updates on funded projects can be sent to media.office@creativescotland.com.  

Journalists and PR representatives can also access Creative Scotland's News Releases, Photos, Video, Audio and Supplementary Materials by contacting a member of the Press & Media team.

Media Contacts

Wendy Grannon
Media & PR Manager
T:  +44 (0)131 523 0016
M:  +44 (0)7916 137 632

Sophie Bambrough
Media & PR Officer
T: +44 (0)131 523 0015
M: +44 (0)7747 606 146

Eilidh Walker
Media & PR Assistant
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402064

Latest News Releases

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Martin O’Connor selected as 2018 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow at Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Performer, writer and theatre maker Martin O’Connor has been selected for the 2018 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship, hosted by Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland, the national organisation for the development of playwrights, in partnership with the Royal Lyceum Theatre.

Published: 15 Mar 2018

Edinburgh International Festival 2018 programme announced

The Edinburgh International Festival has unveiled its 2018 programme. The International Festival runs Friday 3 to Monday 27 August.

Published: 15 Mar 2018

Aye Write! brings 10 days of book-related events to Glasgow

Aye Write! kicks off with over 200 book-related events and sessions celebrating the love of reading and writing.

Published: 13 Mar 2018

Wide Days 2018 Showcase line-up announced

Wide Days 2018 is to showcase a diverse snapshot of Scotland’s most exciting emerging talent as part of the award-winning convention taking place in Edinburgh this April.

Published: 12 Mar 2018

£2million Expo Fund to boost Scotland's world-class festivals

The Scottish Government will invest £2 million in 2018-19 in support of Scotland’s international Festivals, promoting the development of Scottish artists and creative expression across the country and raising the profile of Scotland’s world-class festivals.

Published: 09 Mar 2018

£1.6million to support young people’s access to music making

Over £1.6 million has been awarded through the Youth Music Initiative to 48 organisations, enabling young people across Scotland to access music making.

Published: 08 Mar 2018

Creative Scotland statement on Scottish Youth Theatre

Creative Scotland statement in response to Scottish Youth Theatre’s plans to cease trading later this year.

Published: 07 Mar 2018

£1m National Lottery Awards For All to boost Scottish communities

Creative community projects across Scotland have received funding from National Lottery Awards for All Scotland, supported by Creative Scotland.

Published: 01 Mar 2018

Over £830,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

£836,779 of National Lottery funding through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund awarded in January 2018 to 41 recipients, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations.

Published: 28 Feb 2018

Talented young Scots awarded creative talent funding

Twenty-two young Scots have been awarded funding for a range of creative projects that showcase their passions and talents.

Published: 23 Feb 2018