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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 Officer - Screen
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402064

Latest News Releases

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Scottish musicians receive support from pioneering Momentum Music Fund

C Duncan, Kobi Onyame, Man of Moon, Martha Ffion and Siobhan Wilson are amongst the latest round of artists to receive support from the pioneering Momentum Music Fund.

Published: 18 Apr 2019

Scotland's rising stars awarded creative talent funding

Young Scots from across the country have been awarded funding to help pursue their creative ambitions through the Time to Shine Nurturing Talent Fund.

Published: 18 Apr 2019

Glasgow to be bursting with musical talent for Jazz Festival 2019

Glasgow Jazz Festival has unveiled its programme for 2019, with over 300 musicians playing more than 40 gigs from Wednesday 19 - Sunday 23 June.

Published: 16 Apr 2019

Showcasing Scotland at The Great Escape 2019

Ten rising Scottish music acts are set to perform at the Europe’s leading festival of new and emerging music, The Great Escape Festival in Brighton from 9 – 11 May 2019.

Published: 11 Apr 2019

Young Scots train up in Trad: £150,000 funding awarded to nurture youth talent in traditional music and dance

Youth engagement and participation in traditional arts has been boosted by new awards made through the Youth Talent Development Fund from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and Creative Scotland.

Published: 10 Apr 2019

Look Again Festival 2019 programme revealed

Look Again Festival is a celebration of the very best contemporary visual art and design, showcasing both local and internationally acclaimed talent in Aberdeen.

Published: 04 Apr 2019

International Travel Fund for Scottish writers launched today

Scottish Books International, Scotland’s first international books promotion service, has launched a new fund to support Scottish writers wishing to travel overseas to promote their work.

Published: 03 Apr 2019

Over £880,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

Over £880,000 of National Lottery funding was awarded to 46 recipients through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund in February supporting the arts, screen and creative industries across Scotland.

Published: 29 Mar 2019

Edinburgh International Festival 2019 programme announced

Edinburgh International Festival returns for its 73rd year on 2 - 26 August 2019, bringing the best of theatre, music and dance from across the world to Scotland's capital.

Published: 27 Mar 2019

Edinburgh Art Festival unveils first details of 2019 Programme

Edinburgh Art Festival announces the first details of the 2019 programme. Running from 25 July – 25 August.

Published: 25 Mar 2019