Media Centre

Welcome to the Creative Scotland Media Centre. General enquiries and updates on funded projects can be sent to

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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Latest News Releases

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SWG3 begin work on purpose-built Urban Arts Studio

New grants will fund next phase of SWG3’s plans to transform the entire campus into an iconic new cultural destination in Scotland

Published: 14 Jan 2022

Cancellation Fund for Cultural Organisations

Creative Scotland welcomed the Culture Secretary, Angus Robertson’s announcement on 03 January of £31.5m in funding support for Cultural Organisations. This funding is specifically for organisations which have lost income due to cancellation or deferral of performances or cultural activity as a result of the necessary steps taken to mitigate (...)

Published: 13 Jan 2022

Fair Work Innovation for Caregivers

Six creative organisations and businesses across the country are piloting new initiatives to improve working conditions for people with caregiving responsibilities in the arts, screen and creative industries.

Published: 12 Jan 2022

Production Lines presents Prism thanks to Digital Pivot 2021

Production Lines will present prism in February 2022 with thanks to funding from Creative Scotland’s Digital Pivot 2021, part of the Creative Digital Initiative, which supports creatives in exploring a more digitally based practice.

Published: 12 Jan 2022

Targeted funds for culture and events

Details of a financial package worth £65 million for culture and major events have been confirmed by the Culture Secretary Angus Robertson.

Published: 03 Jan 2022

£21 million to support culture and events

A £21 million support package to support cultural and events organisations and freelancers experiencing cancellations due to the rapid spread of the new Omicron variant has been announced.

Published: 22 Dec 2021

Over £996,000 National Lottery funds sustaining creative projects and development

Forty-seven creative people, projects and organisations across Scotland are sharing in £996,537 National Lottery funding in the latest round of Creative Scotland’s Open Fund awards.

Published: 20 Dec 2021

Call out for culture as next phase of Creative Aberdeenshire Network launched

Aberdeenshire’s creative sector is being invited to engage in the next stage of a project designed to support and strengthen it.

Published: 20 Dec 2021

£20m in Emergency Funding for Scotland's Culture Sector Confirmed - Our response

Read our response to the announcement of an additional £20m in emergency funding for Scotland's culture sector, confirmed Friday 17 December by the First Minister.

Published: 17 Dec 2021

Communications Support for the Youth Music Initiative 20th Anniversary

Creative Scotland is seeking a Communications Contractor with the relevant skills, expertise and experience to create, implement, manage, monitor and evaluate a lively and engaging integrated digital, press and PR communications campaign to celebrate 20 years of the Youth Music Initiative in 2022.

Published: 17 Dec 2021