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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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Education is key to securing Scotland's place as a global musical powerhouse

The joy and challenge of learning music is an integral part of the lives of hundreds of thousands of young people in Scotland today, a new study has found.

Published: 26 Feb 2019

BBC and Screen Scotland join forces to put Scotland’s TV industry on world stage

An innovative collaboration between the BBC and Screen Scotland, which aims to put Scotland’s television industry on the world stage, has been announced.

Published: 25 Feb 2019

New fund to support Scotland’s screen professionals

Screen Scotland has launched a new Screen Professional Development Fund to help screen professionals to further their skills in their chosen field.

Published: 22 Feb 2019

2019 Scotland + Venice Professional Development Programme details and team announced

Scotland + Venice is delighted to announce the names of the 17 Scotland-based individuals that will take part in the 2019 Professional Development Programme.

Published: 19 Feb 2019

Recruitment begins for Creative Scotland Board Members

Today sees the launch of a recruitment process to appoint up to four new Creative Scotland Board members.

Published: 19 Feb 2019

Launch of Crowdfunding Creativity campaign

Paper Houses Design launches a new homeware and fashion collection via a worldwide crowdfunding campaign.

Published: 12 Feb 2019

Jenni Fagan selected as 2019 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow at Summerhall, Edinburgh


Scottish based writer Jenni Fagan has been selected as the 2019 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Scottish Book Trust Announces Recipient of Next Chapter Award 2019

An aspiring author from East Renfrewshire has been announced as the recipient of Scottish Book Trust’s Next Chapter Award 2019.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Celebrating cultural links with Canada: £80,000 to support creative collaboration

An international project to develop new creative work and collaborations between Scottish and Canadian artists and festivals has been awarded £80,000.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Interim Director of Communications appointed at Creative Scotland

Following an open recruitment process, Creative Scotland is pleased to confirm that Ken Miller has been appointed as Interim Director of Communications, taking up post with immediate effect.

Published: 08 Feb 2019