Posts Tagged ‘Creative Scotland’

Wordplay 2011

Posted by on August 24th, 2011 2 Comments

Wordplay 2011, the tenth Book Festival is run by Shetland Arts Development Agency. The festival will be held in Islesburgh Community Centre, in Lerwick and will feature a stunning cast of writers, comedians, journalists, broadcasters, visual artists, no less than three makers (poet laureates) and at least one CBE. It will run from 6.30pm on

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Wordplay 2010: Shetland’s 9th Annual Book Festival Full Line Up Announced

Posted by on August 25th, 2010 No Comments

Wordplay… 2010 will bring a packed programme of delights to Islesburgh Community Centre in Lerwick on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September. Shetland Arts are delighted to confirm a line up of guests that includes, TV wildlife star, Simon King, leading film critic, Mark Kermode, award winning, best selling novelist, James Robertson and leading playwright,

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Shetland Arts Director Gwilym Gibbons joins Creative Scotland Board

Posted by on June 11th, 2010 1 Comment

Scottish Government media release – June 11, 2010
Chair and Board of Creative Scotland:
Culture Minister announces new arts body appointments
Minister for Culture and External Affairs Fiona Hyslop today announced the appointment of the first Chair and Board of Creative Scotland.  The Chair is Sir Sandy Crombie.  The other Board members are Robin MacPherson,…

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Chief Executive of Creative Scotland announced

Posted by on February 12th, 2010 No Comments

Creative Scotland 2009 Ltd has just announced that the Chief Executive of Scotland’s national arts and culture body, Creative Scotland, will be Andrew Dixon of the NewcastleGateshead Initiative for the last five years.  Andrew has 30 years’ experience of working in the arts media and creative industries. Full details on the Creative Scotland website.…

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