Commissioned Portfolio

Commissioned

The Scotsman

“The Scotsman is a Scottish compact newspaper and daily news website headquartered in Edinburgh. First established as a radical political paper in 1817, it began daily publication in 1855 and remained a broadsheet until August 2004. Its parent company, The Scotsman Publications Ltd, also publishes the Edinburgh Evening News. The title celebrated its bicentenary on 25 January 2017.” Brexit: Why it’s wrong to […]

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BBC RADIO SCOTLAND

BBC Radio Scotland – John Beattie Talking to Alastair Stewart, Ross Greer MSP and Professor Lucy Robinson about Winston Churchill (BBC Radio Scotland)

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Campaigns & Personal Press Coverage

Winston Churchill BBC Radio Scotland with John Beattie  talking to Alastair Stewart, Ross Greer MSP and Professor Lucy Robinson (BBC Radio Scotland) Macedonian Advocacy UMD appoints new communications director (Observer, Macedonia) UMD appoints new communications director (UMD) Scottish journalist on Prespa Agreement: A catastrophic Pyrrhic victory for the Zaev Government (Express MK) Alastair Stewart: North Macedonia? […]

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Scotland on Sunday

Scotland on Sunday is a Scottish Sunday newspaper, published in Edinburgh by The Scotsman Publications Ltd and consequently assuming the role of Sunday sister to its daily stablemate The Scotsman. Machiavelli – moralist of people power

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Sample Press Releases

United Macedonian Diaspora UMD OUTRAGED BY MACEDONIA PARLIAMENT NAME CHANGE VOTE UMD REBUKES CEPA CLAIMS ABOUT PRESPA AGREEMENT UMD REACTS TO NOBEL PRIZE NOMINATIONS UMD RESPONDS TO MORGAN FREEMAN DOCUMENTARY ON MACEDONIA UMD APPOINTS NEW COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR Bremain in Spain Bremain in Spain Comments on SNP Commons Protest Bremain in Spain Comments on Scottish Parliament Vote Bremain […]

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United macedonian​ Diaspora

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is a leading international non-governmental organization promoting the interests and needs of macedonians and macedonian communities worldwide. Articles Alastair Stewart – UMD Voice Sample Press Releases UMD OUTRAGED BY MACEDONIA PARLIAMENT NAME CHANGE VOTE UMD REBUKES CEPA CLAIMS ABOUT PRESPA AGREEMENT UMD REACTS TO NOBEL PRIZE NOMINATIONS UMD RESPONDS TO […]

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SPEECHWRITING

Speechwriting for a variety of clients including political stakeholders, trade officers officers and diplomats. Burns Supper – Immortal Memory (Alastair Stewart) Dallas Global Chamber Address (Zorica Ilin, Head of Development Invest Macedonia)

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CommonSpace

“CommonSpace is a digital news and views service and a place to network, share ideas and discuss the issues affecting Scotland. It is owned by the Common Weal think tank.” Alastair Stewart: Why Tam Dalyell’s death was the passing of the old guard in Scotland Alastair Stewart: Can you really compare Scotland and Catalonia?

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Bremain in Spain

“Bremain in Spain is a forum for British migrants who have chosen to live in Spain, either full or part-time.”Our mission is to campaign to remain in the European Union and to protect the rights of our pro-European members, regardless of the outcome regarding Brexit.” Sample press releases Bremain in Spain Comments on SNP Commons […]

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The Sol Times

“ESTABLISHED in Spain since 2005, our team have over 30 years experience in the newspaper and marketing industries. With Spanish, international and UK news and strong, relevant articles, we make sure that your needs are met when you pick up the Sol Times! We love to hear from readers and advertisers.” Features News

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The Olive Press News

“The Olive Press is the English language newspaper for Andalucia. Local news from Costa del Sol and inland Andalucia plus national news from around Spain.”  

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Kurir

Macedonian national newspaper. The article discusses the implications of the proposed name change to Macedonian national identity with reference to Scotland’s experience as part of the United Kingdom. 

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HISTORY SCOTLAND

Remember the man, not the myth The Scot who nearly killed Franco

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E-International Relations

E-International Relations (E-IR) is the world’s leading open access website for students and scholars of international politics, featuring high quality scholarly content and student-facing resources. The website was established in November 2007, and is recommended by leading academics and practitioners from around the world. We reach over 3 million unique readers per year. Would Churchill […]

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ConservativeHome

“ConservativeHome was founded by Tim Montgomerie on Easter Monday 2005 to champion the interests of grassroots Tory members and to argue for a broad conservatism that is as serious about social justice as it is about economic competitiveness. Our main current campaign is for Homes Jobs and Savings, and the shields on our masthead help to represent it.

We are independent of the Conservative Party but supportive of it. ConservativeHome is owned by Michael Ashcroft and co-founded by Stephan Shakespeare.”

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DEN OF GEEK

Den Of Geek is dedicated to serving the interests of today’s entertainment enthusiast. Reaching over 7 million unique users every month, our readers are core fans and casual viewers, male and female, 18 to 49 in the US, UK, and around the world. Our audience is passionate about their entertainment choices and highly influential amongst family […]

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FRINGEREVIEW

FringeReview is the reviews publication that actively seeks out good theatre. Established in 2006, FringeReview is a team of writers, performers, directors, producers and theatre practioners who are passionate about theatre. Review | Burton’s Last Call Review | The Rules: Sex, Lies and Serial Killers Review | The Shawshank Redemption  Review | The Picture of […]

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Watch & Listen

BBC Radio Scotland (John Beattie show discussing Winston Churchill)  Reviews 

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Scottish History Network

“The purpose of the Scottish History Network is, fundamentally, to provide as much information as possible regarding what is happening in the field. We hope to be able to share new research and historical writing, promote opportunities, answer questions and encourage debate and discussion.” Alastair Stewart: Historical Amnesia and the Myth of Westminster Control

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THE EDINBURGH REPORTER

Scottish teacher launches petition for MPs for expats The 10 best bookshops in Edinburgh Lights, Camera, Salmond! Opinion – Kevin Spacey has betrayed his fans too Does Edinburgh’s recycling policy discriminate against the elderly?

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INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL FORUM

The IPF (International Press Foundation) empowers the next generation of journalists to tell the stories that they think should make it onto the news agenda The irony of empire: Why 2012 was the triumph of Britain without empire 

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INPEC MAGAZINE

InPEC Magazine is an online magazine which specialises in International Politics, Energy and Culture. It is a medium between high quality investigative journalism and academic work to provide scholars, writers, and photographers with the opportunity to share their work with the world. The Irony of Empire: Why the Diamond Jubilee is the Triumph of Britain […]

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THE MALLARD

One nation conservatism is a way of seeing the world Has May got a one-nation Brexit policy? Theresa May should bring back David Cameron

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SCOTTISH REVIEW

Scottish Review was established in January 1995 as an independent quarterly journal of commentary on Scottish affairs. 

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DARROW

Scotland’s home for new writing talent. DARROW is committed to empowering young writers and to supporting emerging talent across a multitude of countries and sectors.

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PLACEMENT ADS

Commissioned placement content for numerous clients. Topics range from politics to the arts and more. Donald Trump and Theresa May’s ‘special relationship’ has been turned into NSFW street art How to know if a site is secure for purchasing Why established companies offer better digital protection

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THE BACKBENCHER

Kevin Spacey has betrayed his fans and they’re hurting too Can you compare Scotland and Catalonia? Theresa May should bring back David Cameron

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BACKBENCH

Theresa May should bring back David Cameron

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BELLA CALEDONIA

“Bella Caledonia was formed in 2007 by Mike Small and Kevin Williamson as an online magazine combining political and cultural commentary. Bella is named after a character in Alasdair Gray’s Poor Things (1992). Like Bella we are looking for a publication and a movement that is innocent, vigorous and insatiably curious. Bella is aligned to […]

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Broadway Baby

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