PRESS

Welcome to the Press Office at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay. 

If you have a media request of any sort, please contact us at press@edinburghshogmanay.com and we will do our best to help.

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 takes place from Friday 30 December 2016 to Sunday 1 January 2017.

The Press Office can advise on specific areas of the programme, filming, recording, TV and radio broadcasts or help to arrange interviews with visiting performers and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay staff.

Can I download a Press Pack?

An Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 Press Pack will be available at a later date.

How do I get Media Accreditation?

All journalists, photographers and broadcasters must register for Media Accreditation for any events in the Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 Programme.

Please email press@edinburghshogmanay.com to request an accreditation form. Please note that a signed letter from your commissioning editor verifying your status and confirmation of your commission will be required before your application will be considered.

Media Accreditation for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 closes on Friday 9 December 2016. Media passes will be available for collection from the press office from 10.00am on Friday 30 December and must be collected before 3.00pm on Saturday 31 December.

Where is the Press Office?

The Press Office provides quiet space for filing copy and photographs, TV and radio recording, facilities for live TV and radio broadcasts, interviews, unlimited coffee, daily newspapers and good company all day. We have fast wireless broadband but do not provide computers - please bring your own laptop. Further details about location will be updated closer to the event. 

How do I get photographs of events?

We have a library of high resolution Edinburgh’s Hogmanay images - please contact us for details. A limited selection of high resolution images is available for free download here. Please note the appropriate credits.

All photographers wishing to take images of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 must apply for accreditation.

How do I arrange interviews?

All requests to interview participants and staff at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2016/17 should be directed through the press office. Please contact us at press@edinburghshogmanay.com and we will do everything we can to facilitate your request.

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