Sunday, 26 August 2012
New Festival director welcomed
The announcement was made this evening by Raymond Baudon, chair of the Festival Board, speaking at the closing celebrations at St Paul's Church, Edinburgh.
Katherine is believed to be the youngest woman director of a major Festival of this kind in Britain. She has worked for the Festival of Spirituality and Peace for five years, most recently as its coordinator.
She in turn thanked the two recent directors, the staff teams and managers, the volunteers and the Board for making the 2012 Festival such a huge success - and was received with huge claim
That includes raising over £2,500 for charity from a 50p ticket levy.