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

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

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Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland on behalf of everyone who lives, works or visits here. We distribute funding provided by the Scottish Government and The National Lottery. Further information at creativescotland.com. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Screen Scotland is the dedicated partnership for screen in Scotland. With funding from Scottish Government and the National Lottery, Screen Scotland is driving the cultural, social and economic development of all aspects of the sector in Scotland, through enhanced funding, services and support. Screen Scotland sits within Creative Scotland and is a 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. Find out more at screen.scot and follow us on Twitter and Instagram.

Latest News Releases

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Edinburgh's Hogmanay reveals its main event: Fare Well

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay presents the largest swarm drone show ever seen in the UK, Fare Well.

Published: 17 Dec 2020

Over £848K of National Lottery and Scottish Government funds for Creative Development and Activity

47 projects are sharing in over £848K of National Lottery and Scottish Government funding through Creative Scotland in the latest round of Open Fund awards.

Published: 16 Dec 2020

Scottish Government emergency funds for Youth Arts

18 organisations and Local Authorities have received over £690K to help the recovery of Youth Arts provision across Scotland.

Published: 15 Dec 2020

UNCON 3.0 to take place online from 29 – 30 January 2021

UNCON is an event designed to showcase and celebrate the best of youth arts and creativity in Scotland.

Published: 15 Dec 2020

Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA) Appoints Jason Edwards as Executive Director

The Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA) today announces the appointment of Jason Edwards as Executive Director, who commences post in January 2021.

Published: 15 Dec 2020

MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards announces 2020 winners

2020 saw the annual MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards broadcast on BBC ALBA on Saturday 12th December at 9pm in a special programme named Na Trads 2020.

Published: 14 Dec 2020

Touring Fund - Panel Members Required

Creative Scotland is seeking individuals to join the decision making panel for a special round of the Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance for outdoor and non-conventionally staged work.

Published: 10 Dec 2020

New Funding for Live Theatre & Dance Performances

Applications are invited from the dance, theatre and multi artform sector for a share in £600K National Lottery funding through Creative Scotland, for live performance tours from Spring 2021.

Published: 10 Dec 2020

Leadership Skills Development Opportunities

Creative Scotland is working in partnership with leadership development organisation Common Purpose, to offer leadership skills development opportunities for emerging and senior leaders working in the arts and creative industries in Scotland.

Published: 08 Dec 2020

Equalities, Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Group - Open Call for Members

Creative Scotland is establishing an Equalities, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Advisory Group to inform, support and develop its delivery against its current and future Equalities Outcomes.

Published: 08 Dec 2020