Creative Scotland - Game On!

Culture Minister Michael Russell confirmed April 28th 2009 that Creative Scotland will launch Spring 2010 - the amalgamation of The Scottish Arts Council and Scottish Screen - it will be a modern body that provides funding that fulfils its creative objectives in benefiting specialisms - taking risks and supporting creative individuals and be a creative organisation.

He is asking all of us to enter into the debate and discuss how it is formed, the focus it has and how choices are made. - There will be an event in June to which we are all invited to throw in our tuppence worth - if you believe in democracy and the power of persuasion are in the Creative Industries make damn sure you are there.

The 15 minute announcement: