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Wednesday 20/01/2010

Haggis sales on the up [Arts and Culture]

Figures show sales in haggis rise 2000 per cent during Burns week.

Tuesday 19/01/2010

Confidence in Scottish Culture [Arts and Culture]

Culture Minister sees positive benefit for arts if Holyrood had greater powers.

Monday 18/01/2010

Scotland and India [Arts and Culture]

Scotland to be promoted at Jaipur Literature Festival.

Friday 15/01/2010

Creative Scotland event [Arts and Culture]

Culture Minister hosted the third Creative Scotland dialogue event in Dumfries.

Thursday 14/01/2010

Making Celtic Connections [Arts and Culture]

Research shows positive attitude to Scots language.

Wednesday 06/01/2010

National Galleries of Scotland [Arts and Culture]

Re-appointments to Board of Trustees.

Tuesday 08/12/2009

Tattoo grandstands project [Arts and Culture]

Edinburgh castle esplanade gets funding for new events arena.

Monday 07/12/2009

First Minister's Christmas card [Arts and Culture]

Charities to benefit as artist Gerard Burns donates 'A New Journey' canvas.

Future of Gaelic [Arts and Culture]

Increasing number of speakers key to future of Gaelic language - Education Secretary.

Tuesday 01/12/2009

Burns exhibition opens [Arts and Culture]

First Minister opens 'Greatest Scot' inspired exhibition in Brussels.

Sunday 29/11/2009

Burns cottage reopened [Arts and Culture]

First Minister inaugurates £1 million renovation of historic site in Alloway.

Thursday 26/11/2009

Gearing up for St Andrew’s ‘Do’ [Arts and Culture]

Scotland gets ready for biggest and best ever St Andrew’s Day celebrations.

Local and regional news pilot scheme [Arts and Culture]

Culture Minister responds to UK Government announcement on local and regional news.

Tuesday 17/11/2009

Cash for Maritime Museum [Arts and Culture]

Scottish Maritime Museum benefits from £249,000 grant.

Tuesday 10/11/2009

New future for The Lighthouse [Arts and Culture]

Minister signals commitment to architecture and design centre.

Monday 09/11/2009

Museums Chairman re-appointed [Arts and Culture]

Sir Angus Grossart remains Chair of Board of Trustees of National Museums Scotland.

Thursday 05/11/2009

Biggest ever St Andrew's 'Do' [Arts and Culture]

National St Andrew’s Day celebrations set to be biggest and best ever.

Thursday 29/10/2009

Scots Language Working Group [Arts and Culture]

Membership announced.

Thursday 22/10/2009

Homecoming for Highland archives [Arts and Culture]

Hundreds of historic documents are being returned to the Highlands from Edinburgh.

Thursday 15/10/2009

Cementing cultural ties with Kolkata [Arts and Culture]

Promise of collaboration with West Bengal's heritage and cultural organisations.

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