Production companies need Journalists

By Susie Paterson Last night the Channel 4 offices on West George Street was the venue for a cross section of media moguls to meet. A group of sixty journalists and production staff were entertained and informed by some of  Scotland’s leading executives. The National Union of Journalists promoted the event, in an attempt to put commissioning executives and journalists together. Channel 4 news boss, … Continue reading Production companies need Journalists

Glasgow band Fauves set to release debut EP

By Selina McLean Spearheaded by frontman Ryan Caldwell, Glasgow band Fauves have announced their debut EP entitled Les Fauves, which will be released on January 12th next year on indie label Spiral Oh. The release features five tracks, including latest single “Twilight Daylight” and will cater for fans both old and new. Ryan said: “Most of the songs on the EP are quite chilled out, … Continue reading Glasgow band Fauves set to release debut EP

Culture hub aims to breathe FreshAyr into town

by Lea Fabbrini FreshAyr is a cultural project based in Ayr which made it its mission to breath new life into the town. Their aim is to create a cultural headquarter, to find a permanent space in Ayr for arts and culture. Robert Singer, the founder of the movement, talked to us after interesting talks with the head of council. Singer described the council after … Continue reading Culture hub aims to breathe FreshAyr into town

Toy Bank … to the Community and beyond

By Brodie Gettins FOR some parents, Christmas isn’t the most joyful time of the year. With the pressures of having to provide presents for their children, money can be tight. A local man from Govan has decided to help combat this by working on a project to help underprivileged parents provide for their children. This year, The Community and Beyond Toy Bank will be running … Continue reading Toy Bank … to the Community and beyond

Creative industries festival announces 2018 dates

By Selina McLean XpoNorth will return once again to Inverness’ Eden Court between Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th June 2018. Holding precedence as one of the countries most diverse creative events of the year, the festival celebrates the creative industries from all over Scotland with an array of seminars and live performances across the cities finest venues over both days. The conference fuses industry professional … Continue reading Creative industries festival announces 2018 dates

Spreading Anti-Bullying awareness

By Natalie Miller Anti-Bullying week started this Monday to help show that respect is key to all our relationships – both online and offline. Bullying is a problem that happens anywhere and to a lot of people of many different races, age, gender and identity. A week dedicated for helping to prevent bullying is important because it helps the subject becoming less taboo, especially as … Continue reading Spreading Anti-Bullying awareness

World Diabetes Day 2017

By Amy McGhee EVERY year on November 14th, diabetes sufferers across the world unite to discuss and share their own stories of living with the condition. World Diabetes Day was created in 1991 by The International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organization in response to concerns about the escalating threat of diabetes. The day became an official United Nations Day in 2006. The aim of … Continue reading World Diabetes Day 2017

Anti-Bullying week 13-17 November

By Natalie Miller Anti-Bullying week started this Monday to help with spreading awareness regarding this issue.  Bullying is a problem that happens anywhere and to a lot of people of many different races, age, gender and identity. A week dedicated for helping to prevent bullying is important because it helps the subject becoming less taboo, especially as the media does not report enough about this. … Continue reading Anti-Bullying week 13-17 November