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Media movers - Feature

Media Movers: Carole Erskine, Mark Latham, etc

WELCOME to Media Movers, reporting the latest moves within the Scottish media, including promotions and retirements. AND firstly, congratulations to Carole Erskine, appointed as a political reporter at STV. She was previously an assistant producer on the …

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Newspapers (the 15th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Andrew Richardson, Scots and Google, etc

A FORMER managing director of Johnston Press Scotland - the Scots division of the publishers of The Scotsman and several other Scots newspapers - is reported to have

My Media - Feature

My Media: Maree Aldam, chief executive, International Network of Street Papers

MAREE Aldam is chief executive of the Glasgow-based International Network of Street Papers, which supports a global network of publications like The Big Issue (ie social enterprise organisations that

Radio dials (the 14th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Hugh Keevins, Regional Press Awards shortlist, etc

ONE of Scotland's most respected football journalists has penned his final column. Hugh Keevins wrote his last column for the Sunday Mail newspaper (here). He wrote also for sister

Media in Figures - Feature

The Media in Figures: Sales of national newspapers in Scotland

ACCORDING to the Audit Bureau of Circulation, each and every one of the daily and Sunday national newspapers widely available in Scotland experienced a drop in their sales

PrintersColourChart (the 11th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Peter Ross book, Inside Edinburgh Airport, etc

THE award-winning journalist, Peter Ross, has his debut book out later this month - a collection of many of his articles written when he worked for Scotland on


Media Broth: Always a pleasure to serve

APRIL Fools' jokes everywhere, including a round-up in The Guardian, in The Drum, on the front page of The Herald, etc, etc. Oh, and in Did you spot


Wanted: News editor

ROMANES Media Group is seeking to appoint a news editor for its Clyde Weekly Press titles. The vacancy is advertised here on the media jobs board. And repeated

On air and mic (the tenth of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Scots nominated in RTS Student TV Awards, Peter Steele, etc

SEVERAL Scots students have been nominated in an UK-wide competition celebrating the best of student television. The winners of the Royal Television Society's Student Television Awards will be announced

Media in Figures - Feature

The Media in Figures: Attitudes towards local TV

ALMOST 80 per cent of Scots are not aware that local television stations are beginning to launch throughout the UK - according to research. Says an UK-wide survey commissioned


Wanted: PR and social media consultant

A PR and social media consultant is being sought by the Scots digital agency, Equator - as advertised here on and repeated on

TV studio camer (the ninth of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Editorial changes at The Sunday Post, Stewart Boyd, etc

THE Sunday Post newspaper has substantially restructured its editorial team. The changes - made by editor-in-chief, Donald Martin - follows the departure of the paper's long-serving deputy, Alastair Bennett,

My Media Day - Feature

My Media Day: Nicky Glenn, social media manager, SNS Group

NICKY Glenn is social media manager at Glasgow-based picture and video agency, SNS Group. He submitted this on Tuesday, April 1. What exactly is it you do? At the moment I'm


Wanted: Social media officer

A SOCIAL media officer is being sought by Police Scotland, as advertised here and repeated on


Wanted: Sports reporter

THE Press and Journal newspaper is seeking a sports reporter, based in Inverness - as advertised here on the media jobs board. And repeated on

Newspapers (the eighth of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Hayman to retrace Weir’s Way, BAFTA nomination for Finestripe, etc

THE Scots actor and broadcaster, David Hayman, is to retrace the footsteps of the popular STV programme series from yesteryear, Weir's Way. The re-make has begun filming - says

Made Here - Feature

Made Here: Eileanan Fraoich, BBC ALBA

AN eight-part TV series on BBC ALBA, Eileanan Fraoich follows Islay-born Heather Dewar - artist, cook and gardener - meeting local people on neighbouring Scalpay, Rum, Tiree, Gigha, Eigg, Raasay,

Photographer, black and white (the seventh of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Celtic Media Festival set for Inverness, last link on Real Radio XS, etc

AN annual festival celebrating the best of broadcasting, film and digital innovation throughout the Celtic nations and regions is to next year take place in Inverness. Just finished in


Media Awards: Celtic Media Festival Awards

THERE were three Scots wins among the several 'torc' prizes on offer at the Celtic Media Festival, the annual celebration of broadcasting, digital, etc from the Celtic nations


Wanted: Communications officer

NHS Lothian is seeking a communications officer - as advertised here on the media jobs board and repeated on

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