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2012 MEDIA RELEASES
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay: Bloggers Head to Scotland for Edinburgh’s Blogmanay
Organisers of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay today announced the launch of the innovative Edinburgh’s Blogmanay project….
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay – 2012-13 programme launch
Celebrating The First 20 Years of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Simple Minds to Headline Concert in the Gardens and a New Look to the World Famous Street Party…
UK celebrates the Games as audiences flock to London 2012 Festival events
With a starring role in the Cultural Olympiad and London 2012 Festival, Edinburgh’s Festivals have increased their programming ambitions this year and have created a number of large scale, one-off, signature events as part of the London 2012 Festival. Already world-class cultural brands with a truly international appeal, the 2012 programmes will place the Festivals at the heart of the UK cultural offer…..
Culture Summit Programme Unveiled
The thought-provoking themes for the Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2012 – the first ever event of its kind – have been unveiled.
Culture Ministers from around 40 nations will gather in Edinburgh on August 13 and 14 for the Summit. A collaboration between………..
Go To Edinburgh And See The Greatest Shows On Earth
An amazing line-up of international talent and the stars of the future will greet visitors this summer during Edinburgh’s world-renowned summer festivals. In 2012 as the eyes of the world look to the UK, world class and emerging artists and performers will be taking to the stages and spaces in Edinburgh. There are seven festivals across the summer season……………….
Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund 2012
The Scottish Government’s Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund has been instrumental in creating some truly sensational projects in 2012.