Your safety and security at International Festival events is of the upmost importance to us. Please note that bags may be subject to security searches and you should not bring bags larger than 30cm x 30cm x 15cm to the Usher Hall. If you spot anything suspicious during your visit, please do let a member of the team know. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

Press Pass

The information on this page is for the media. If you would like to purchase a ticket or have a general enquiry please call 0131 228 1155. If you're a journalist or a professional photographer seeking a photo pass for a particular gig, please contact the relevant promoter or call our Marketing & Communications team on 0131 297 7701.  If you'd like to join our regular media list and receive news releases on all events, details of interview and promotional opportunities please contact us. Looking forward to working with you.

For corporate media enquiries please contact the media team at the City of Edinburgh Council on 0131 529 4040 during office hours. For emergency enquiries please call 0131 200 2000 and ask for the duty officer.

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