Fiona Hyslop

All five August Fests off

All five August Fests off

All Edinburgh’s August 2020 festivals have been pulled:

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Edinburgh International Festival, Book Festival, Art Festival and the Royal Edinburgh Military Tatttoo will not be held in 2020.

April 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
Arts workers unite

Arts workers unite

Call to sign open letter to Fiona Hyslop:
Workers from across the Scottish arts are being urged to sign an open letter to Holyrood culture secretary Fiona Hyslop, ahead of the setting up of an artist-led National Arts Forum.

February 19, 2018 | By | 2 Replies More
The Arches

The Arches

Closure devastating for Scottish theatre:
The news that the Arches in Glasgow has gone into receivership and cancelled all future events with immediate effect from Wednesday 10 June 2015 is not only a devastating for Glasgow’s theatre scene.

June 12, 2015 | By | 3 Replies More
Slapping the creative wrist

Slapping the creative wrist

The complete text of Fiona Hyslop, Culture Secretary’s, letter to the chair of Creative Scotland’s board, Sir Sandy Crombie, urging CS to listen to the sector.

July 10, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More