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. You can view and download Creative Scotland logos on our Logos page.

If you're a funding recipient, find out more about ways we can support you in promoting your activity in our Promotion Guide.

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)141 302 1708
M: +44 (0)7747 606 146

Eilidh Walker
Media & PR Officer - Screen
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402 064

Olivia Carr
Media Relations & PR Coordinator
T: +44 (0)141 302 1708
M: +44 (0)7970 962 322

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Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland distributing funding provided by the Scottish Government and The National Lottery. Further information at creativescotland.com. Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram. Learn more about the value of art and creativity in Scotland and join in at www.ourcreativevoice.scot

Screen Scotland is driving the cultural, social and economic development of all aspects of the sector in Scotland through enhanced funding, services and support and backing from Scottish Government and The National Lottery.  Screen Scotland sits within Creative Scotland and works in partnership with Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, Skills Development Scotland, Scottish Funding Council, working in close collaboration with the sector to ensure its success. screen.scot / Twitter / Instagram.

Latest News Releases

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Bloody Scotland confirms festival going ahead in Stirling 17-19 September with all events also on-line

Bloody Scotland International Crime Festival is delighted to confirm that thanks to generous funding from Creative Scotland the 2021 Festival will be going ahead in hybrid form with huge names beamed on to large screens in Stirling and equally huge names from closer to home appearing on stage alongside exciting (...)

Published: 11 Aug 2021

Further £17million emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues

331 cultural organisations and performing arts venues across Scotland have received a total of £17million in the latest round of emergency Covid-19 funds from the Scottish Government through Creative Scotland.

Published: 04 Aug 2021

£1.2million for youth music activities

Today, Thursday 29 July, applications open for £1.2million of Scottish Government funding through Creative Scotland to support out of school hours music making activities for children and young people across the country.

Published: 28 Jul 2021

Lammermuir Festival is back and live to in-person audiences

This year’s Lammermuir Festival returns to live performance with 14 days of 37 concerts at eight venues across East Lothian.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

Booking for Open Fund for Individuals Sector Sessions now open

If you’re an individual artist or creator based in Scotland, book your place at one of our Sector Sessions to find out more about the redeveloped application process for the Open Fund for Individuals.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

New Funds for Touring Theatre and Dance

New funds are available for Scottish based artists, companies, producers and venues for touring live theatre and dance work from Summer 2022.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

National Lottery culture funds reaching creative sector and communities

£1.2million of National Lottery funds are helping to sustain Scotland’s artists, organisations and creative groups as Covid-19 restrictions begin to lift.

Published: 26 Jul 2021

Creative companies receive funding to Stay, See, Share

Seven creative businesses from across Scotland have been selected to participate in the Stay, See, Share initiative, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 20 Jul 2021

Helen Sedgwick appointed 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow

Writer Helen Sedgwick has been appointed as the 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 14 Jul 2021

HANG unveils partnership with AIM, latest conference additions and showcase artists

Hip-Hop Aimed Networking with Grime (HANG), Scotland's first ever hip hop conference, today announces the latest additions to its inaugural all-day educational and cultural event, set for Saturday 31st July.

Published: 14 Jul 2021