If you work in the creative industries you’re in business – Robert Lucas
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If you work in the creative industries you’re in business – Robert Lucas

Pic Lisa Ferguson 04/06/2019”*****Embargoed to 10am Wednesday for ONLINE and Print Thursday*****”MAKE YOUR FRINGE’THE 2019 EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE IS LAUNCHED”’The official photocall to launch the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 programme. The photocall will feature an aerial artist Blaise Donald wearing sparkling costume performing and pushing a large #MakeYourFringe green button against a backdrop of the Forth Rail Bridge.”All photographers, broadcasters and news crews welcome.”For further information and to confirm attendance, please contact:’The Fringe Media Office on 0131-240-1919 or email [email protected] The importance of people working in fields like arts, culture, media and design to the Edinburgh economy is often downplayed, says Robert Lucas Edinburgh is built on stories and there’s definitely a story to be told about the importance of the creative industries to Edinburgh’s economy. Robert Lucas is an Edinburgh-based writer and composer. He is also the first Creative Industries Policy Chair for the Federation of Small Businesses Hundreds of local firms in fields like arts, culture, media and design sustain thousands of jobs in the Capital, turning over almost £1 billion annually. Across Scotland the creative industries are worth close to £5bn annually and this figure rises to £100bn across the UK. While the scale of this […]

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