An event celebrating Aberdeen’s diverse mix of cultures will go ahead after receiving a £13,000 boost, while a Highlands book festival will expand following a £5,000 cash injection.
Nairn Book and Arts Festival
One of Scotland’s best known Scottish television presenters is to headline the 15th Nairn Book and Arts Festival - marking a new chapter for the popular event.
Controversial TV presenter and naturalist Chris Packham is to headline the 15th Nairn Book and Arts Festival.
Police have probed an offensive comment made to comedian Hardeep Singh Kohli at a Highland book festival.
Organisers of a popular book and arts festival in Nairn still need to find £2,000 by the end of the month to save the event.
Leading travel commentator Simon Calder is set to headline a packed programme at this year's Nairn Book and Arts Festival.
Former MP Ann Widdecombe leads the merry dance of top writers, musicians and artists making their way north for the 12th annual Nairn Book and Arts Festival, writes Susan Welsh
Former MP Ann Widdecombe talks politics, dancing and Victorian living with Susan Welsh, ahead of her visit to the 12th Nairn Book and Arts Festival in September
Former politician and Strictly Come Dancing Star Ann Widdecombe tops the bill at this year's Nairn Book and Arts Festival.