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Media Awards: RTS Scotland Programme Awards

THE Scot’s actor, Peter Capaldi, has been recognised for his ‘outstanding contribution to television in Scotland’. At the first-ever Scotland Programme Awards – hosted by the Royal Television Society and held in Glasgow last night – …

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Media Awards: Regional Press Awards

IT was a trio of highly commended prizes for Scots nominations in an awards ceremony celebrating the best of the UK's regional Press. In the Young Journalist of the


Media Awards: Radio Academy Awards

EDINBURGH-based Radio Forth was last night a winner of a silver medal at the UK's most prestigious radio awards, the Radio Academy Awards (formerly known as the 'Sonys'). The

Newspapers (the eighth of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: SNS launches website, awards shortlisting for Scottish Sun, etc

THE Scottish Newspaper Society has launched a website. Says a media release announcing the launch: "The site,, actually became active just before the inaugural SNS conference on April 24

Dictaphone (the 25th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Scottish Press Awards, media centre at Commonwealth Games, etc

THE Sunday Mail has been named Newspaper of the Year at the Scottish Press Awards, which were held last night in Glasgow. Also at the awards ceremony, the Sunday

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,

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


Media Awards: The Newspaper Awards

THE Press and Journal has been highly commended in awards celebrating 'the best in print and digital news media production and innovation'. The Aberdeen-based newspaper finished runner-up behind the


Media Awards: UK Press Awards

THE Scots journalist, Fraser Nelson - columnist on The Daily Telegraph and editor of The Spectator magazine - has been named political journalist of the year, at the

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Your Noon Briefing: Aird named recipient of ‘outstanding contribution’ award, Rose joins Scottish Daily Mail, etc

A CO-founder of Inverness Hospital Radio has been named the winner of an award recognising 'an outstanding contribution to hospital radio over a period of years'. Donnie Aird has


Media Awards: BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards

SOME of Scotland's best student and upcoming talent - in the fields of television, games and film - were honoured last night by the British Academy of Film


Media Awards: Creative Scotland Student Media Awards

THE culmination of a two-day festival in Glasgow - aimed at students looking to embark on a career in the media (see here, for more) - the Creative


Media Awards: FilmG, the national Gaelic film awards

A SHORT film about unrealised love has been named the People's Choice in a competition recognising the best of Gaelic language film and broadcasting. ‘Bean A' Chotain Ruaidh’ (The

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

Your Noon Briefing: Scottish Press Awards shortlist, RTS launches new awards competition for Scotland, etc

SOME of the great and the good of Scottish newspapers are among those shortlisted in this year's Scottish Press Awards. The winners (of the 35th edition of the awards)


In My Opinion: Bob Dow: Reflections on the Highlands and Islands Media Awards

ONCE again, this year’s Highlands and Islands Press Ball and Media Awards underlined its reputation as one of the highlights of the Scottish media social calendar. But the 300-strong

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Your Noon Briefing: Scoop of the Year shortlisting for Deveney, James Naughtie, dividend for STV shareholders?, etc

THE Scots journalist, Catherine Deveney, has been shortlisted in the Scoop of the Year category at the British Press Awards. Deveney is among a handful of Scots who have

TV camera interview (the 27th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Regional newspaper sales in Scotland, France ‘meets the media’, will Scotland lose the BBC?, etc

AN across-the-board fall in the circulations of regional newspapers in Scotland was among the main items featured on yesterday's Reporting Scotland news bulletin on BBC Scotland. Business and economy

Journalist working at keyboard (the 26th of the month)

Your Noon Briefing: Scots Govt backs media apprentices scheme, Gavin Bruce leaving Smooth, etc

THE Scottish government is backing a scheme developed by the National Union of Journalists to employ up to 50 new apprentices in the media industry. Says a report on

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Your Noon Briefing: Scots wins at RTS awards, how much The Scotsman and The Herald?, etc

A BBC Scotland investigation has been named a winner at journalism awards run by the Royal Television Society. It last night took the Nations and Regions prize at the

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