Scottish Magazine of the Year competition unveils shortlist

OVER 130 entries have been whittled down to a shortlist across 18 categories for this year’s Scottish Magazine of the Year competition.

With the winners unveiled on the 25th of next month, at a dinner and awards ceremony in Glasgow, where the Scottish Magazine of the Year will be named.

The judging panel is being led by publishing consultant, David McMurray.

The competition is being run by the Scotland division of the Professional Publishers Association.

The shortlist reads as follows:

Magazine Cover of the Year

Boots & Spurs Magazine – Matthew Ball Design

BQ Magazine Scotland – Room 501 Publishing

ENT & Audiology News – Pinpoint Scotland

Fusion Flowers – Fusion Flowers

Holyrood Magazine – Holyrood Communications

PosAbility Magazine – 2A Publishing

SN – NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

The List – The List

WWE Kids – DC Thomson

Brand Extension

Country Lifestyle Scotland – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Scottish Dental Magazine Conference – Connect Communications

The Beano – DC Thomson

The Official Jacqueline Wilson Magazine – DC Thomson

The People’s Friend – DC Thomson

Business and Professional Magazine

ENT & Audiology News – Pinpoint Scotland

Holyrood Magazine – Holyrood Communications

RIAS Quarterly – Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland

The Scottish Farmer – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Times Educational Supplement Scotland – TSL Education

Urology News – Pinpoint Scotland

Business and Professional Magazine Design

BQ Magazine Scotland – Room 501 Publishing

FYI – CMYK Design

Holyrood Magazine – Holyrood Communications

Sport First – Redpath

Surgeons’ News – CMYK Design

The Biologist – Think

Business and Professional Magazine Editor

Alasdair Fletcher – The Scottish Farmer, Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Kenny Kemp – BQ Magazine Scotland, Room 501 Publishing

Mandy Rhodes – Holyrood Magazine, Holyrood Communications

Peter Nicholson – Journal of the Law Society of Scotland, Connect Communications

Sharon McCord – RIAS Quarterly, Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland

William Peakin – Connect, Holyrood Communications

Consumer Magazine

Dumfries & Galloway Life – CN Magazines

i’i Shetland – Millgaet Media

PosAbility Magazine – 2A Publishing

Scottish Field – Wyvex Media

Scottish Walks – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Source – DC Publishing

The Official Jacqueline Wilson Magazine – DC Thomson

Consumer Magazine Design

Able – Craven Publishing

Animals and You – DC Thomson

Escape – Think

MSA – Think

Scottish Walks – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

WWE Kids – DC Thomson

Consumer Magazine Editor

Andrea Thompson – Dumfries & Galloway Life, CN Magazines

Jack Kibble-White – Escape, Think

Richard Bath – Scottish Field, Wyvex Media

Rosalind Tulloch – PosaAbility Magazine, 2A Publishing

Customer Magazine

Aurora – CMYK Design

Discover NLS – Think

Escape – Think

Premier Living – Connect Communications

Digital Magazine

Conference Call – White Light Media

Standard – White Light Media

Strathclyde People – White Light Media

Unfiltered – Connect Communications

Feature Writer

Anna Burnside – The List, The List

Hannah McGill – The List, The List

Jean McLeish – Times Educational Supplement Scotland, TSL Education

Mandy Rhodes – Holyrood Magazine, Holyrood Communications

Paris Gourtsoyannis – Holyrood Magazine, Holyrood Communications

Richard Croasdale – Unfiltered, Connect Communications

William Peakin – Connect, Holyrood Communications

Member Magazine

Historic Scotland – Think

Off The Run – Strathclyde Fire & Rescue

Scottish Mountaineer – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Scottish Seabird Centre – Scottish Seabird Centre

Scottish Wildlife – Scottish Wildlife Trust

Stir – Motherwell College

Surgeons’ News – CMYK Design

Unfiltered – Connect Communications

Edit – The University of Edinburgh

Online Presence

www.bq-magazine.co.uk – Room 501 Publishing

www.fusionflowers.com – Fusion Flowers

www.thescottishfarmer.co.uk – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Publishing Star

Andrew Cattanach – Think

Carol Jeffrey – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Darren Bruce – Newsquest (Herald & Times)

Denise Connelly – DC Publishing

Hayley Orr – CMYK Design

Neil Munro – TSL Education

Tony Smith – Connect Communications

Sales Performance

Animals and You – DC Thomson

Historic Scotland – Think

Linzi Carr – Times Educational Supplement Scotland, TSL Education

My Weekly – DC Thomson

Royal Highland Show Preview – The Scottish Farmer, Newsquest (Herald & Times)

TESS Sales Team – Times Educational Supplement Scotland, TSL Education

Small Publishing Company Magazine

East Lothian Life – PJ Design

Fusion Flowers – Fusion Flowers

PosAbility Magazine – 2A Publishing

Scotland Outdoors – Big Bend Publishing

The Arts Journal – The Arts Journal

Urban Realm – Urban Realm Ltd

Staff Magazine

Our People – CMYK Design

Pulse – Connect Communications

SN – NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Spirit Magazine – Connect Communications

The Caledonian – Glasgow Caledonian University

WRVS Action – Think

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