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Grant Stott is a Scottish broadcaster from Edinburgh, who until its demise in 2008 co-hosted Scotsport on STV, and is a DJ on Edinburgh radio station 97.3 Forth One.

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BBC career

For many years he presented a BBC schools broadcast filmed in Scotland, See You See Me. Many of the episodes were recorded with Wilma Kennedy. Episodes included studying maps, the Vikings, Romans, and the 1960s.

He also used to present the BBC Scotland weekend children's show, Fully Booked.

STV career

Stott joined STV in the Autumn of 2006, to co-host Scotsport alongside Andy Walker, after the departure of Jim Delahunt. The programme was axed in May 2008, due to increasing competition from BBC Scotland's Sportscene. On Hogmanay 2007, Grant fronted a special programme, 50 Years of Scotsport.

On Hogmanay 2007, along with Michelle Watt, Stott presented STV's Hogmanay Live from Edinburgh, which was broadcast for 20 minutes from 11.50pm.

He also presented the Scottish Television show Wemyss Bay 902101.

Acting

Stott is also known for his yearly pantomimes at Edinburgh's King's Theatre. In 2006, he starred alongside Allan Stewart and Andy Gray in a production of Cinderella. Stott also writes a column for the Edinburgh Evening News.

Other appearances

Stott recently appeared on promotional literature for the Edinburgh based bus company Lothian Buses.

Family

Grant is the brother of former television presenter John Leslie; he is believed to have known.

External links

Grant is also a very keen Hibs supporter.

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