Read the latest news from the Culture Service. Previous updates can be downloaded from the Culture and Communities page.
16 Nov 2021
Edinburgh International Festival Director Fergus Linehan to receive the 2021 Edinburgh Award
Read the business bulletin for November 2021 from the Culture and Communities Committee.
29 Oct 2021
Nominations for the Edinburgh Award 2021 have now closed.
28 Sep 2021
Internationally-acclaimed Edinburgh author Alexander McCall Smith CBE was presented with the prestigious Edinburgh Award 2020 in a ceremony at the City Chambers.
22 Sep 2021
Consultation on the proposed guidelines for the Use of Public Open Space for Events and Filming is now open.
21 Sep 2021
Read the business bulletin for September 2021 from the Culture and Communities Committee.
09 Aug 2021
Applications for the Creative Community Partnerships: Collaboration & Exchange Fund are now open.
26 Jul 2021
Applications have closed for the Local Cultural Festivals & Events Fund 2021-22.
Our bulletins are published regularly. Find the latest edition on our updates page.