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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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Young creative Scots receive funding boost

Young Scots from across the country have been awarded funding from Creative Scotland and Young Scot for projects that will nurture and develop their creative talents.

Published: 19 Oct 2018

Scotland’s biggest ever home-grown film gets Scottish Premiere

Outlaw King, Scotland’s biggest budget feature film ever to be produced in Scotland by home-grown talent, receives its Scottish premiere in Edinburgh.

Published: 19 Oct 2018

New opera Navigate the Blood to be performed in distilleries

A new opera - Navigate the Blood - will be performed in distilleries across the country.

Published: 18 Oct 2018

Call-out for Touring Fund Panel Members

Creative Scotland is seeking qualified individuals to join the first decision panel for the new Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance.

Published: 16 Oct 2018

Collective to open new home on Calton Hill in November 2018

Collective - a new centre for contemporary art - will open in Edinburgh on Saturday 24 November 2018 after a major restoration project at one of the capital’s World Heritage sites.

Published: 11 Oct 2018

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo announces £150,000 funding boost for young Scottish artists

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and Creative Scotland have today (Wednesday 10 October) announced the launch of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Youth Talent Development Fund to nurture youth engagement and participation in traditional Scottish art forms.

Published: 10 Oct 2018

Programme launch of Book Week Scotland 2018

The programme for Scotland’s seventh national celebration of books and reading was launched today, Wednesday 3 October, with a photocall of rebellious librarians held at Central Library, Edinburgh.

Published: 03 Oct 2018

Made in Scotland 2019 opens for applications

Applications open for Made in Scotland 2019 - the annual curated showcase of music, theatre and dance taking place as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Published: 03 Oct 2018

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Growing Stories for their 30th year

The Scottish International Storytelling Festival will open in the Great Hall of Stirling Castle on Thursday 18 October at 7.30pm, heralding a wave of events across Scotland and an intensive programme in the capital city from Friday 19 October.

Published: 02 Oct 2018