Sue Rose has been appointed head of press relations at the South
Bank Centre (SBC) on a one-year contract. She joined last May, since
when she has been acting head of press. Claire Hyde, who she replaced,
moved to the Natural History Museum as head of public relations. SBC is
the umbrella group for London’s Royal Festival Hall and Hayward Gallery,
which are undergoing extensive building work. Rose looks after news,
corporate and site development issues, and has worked at Christie’s and
the Arts Council.