Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop reafirms Goverments commitment to books at the Scottish Storytelling Centre in Edinburgh

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Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop reafirms Goverments commitment to books at the Scottish Storytelling Centre in Edinburgh..01.05.2013 ..Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs, today joined Scottish authors, Denise Mina, Mairi Hedderwick and Richard Holloway in Edinburgh this morning for an announcement that will reaffirm the Scottish Government's commitment to promoting books and reading.  .The Cabinet Secretary spoke about plans to build on Book Week Scotland - the first national celebration of reading, run by Scottish Book Trust, which was held towards the end of 2012. .Ms Hyslop (with her daghters first shoe) and Philippa Cochrane, Head of Reader Development at Scottish Book Trust, joined the three writers at The Scottish Storytelling Centre for the announcement and the launch of the associated 'Treasures' national writing project. Ms Hyslop and the three authors have already compiled their own piece of writing for the 'Treasures' project, and each brought their own treasure - an object they hold most dear. ...At The Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh...Picture Mark Davison/ Universal News and Sport..Wednesday 1st May 2013
Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop reafirms Goverments commitment to books at the Scottish Storytelling Centre in Edinburgh..01.05.2013 ..Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs, today joined Scottish authors, Denise Mina, Mairi Hedderwick and Richard Holloway in Edinburgh this morning for an announcement that will reaffirm the Scottish Government's commitment to promoting books and reading. .The Cabinet Secretary spoke about plans to build on Book Week Scotland - the...
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  • Scottish
  • Culture
  • Secretary
  • Books
  • Storytelling
  • Centre
  • Edinburgh
  • Fiona
  • Hyslop
  • Mairi
  • Hedderwick
  • Denise
  • Mina
  • Richard
  • Holloway
  • Phillipa
  • Cochrane