About Us

We Deliver Growth

Our goal as an independent publisher is to apply our passionate thinkers and writing team to work closely with each brand to create unique, creative strategies that produce effective results.

For many years, Degu Media has been working with all-sized companies to help them find their one-of-a-kind message. We were born out of a strong desire to provide brands with the quality creative services they need in order to stay ahead — and we won’t rest until we achieve those results.


Legal Information

Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002

Degu Media is the trading name of Sean McMahon and the trading address is 10/2 Hermand Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH11 1QZ.  The business email address is info@degumedia.co.uk and the business contact number is 0131 677 5644.  Degu Media is not VAT registered.

Data Protection & Privacy Notice

We collect names, email addresses, locations, and other business data by way of our contact form.  This is used to reply to your enquiry and can be held for up to 6 years.  We may also contact you about similar events or services from that of which you enquired.  We do not share this data with any third party and the data is held securely via wix servers which our website uses.  If you have any questions or complaints, please address to the above contact information.

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful basis we rely on for processing this information are:

(a) Your consent. You are able to remove your consent at any time. You can do this by contacting us.

(b) We have a contractual obligation.

(c) We have a legal obligation.

(d) We have a vital interest.

(e) We need it to perform a public task.

(f) We have a legitimate interest.

Your data protection rights

Under data protection law, you have rights including:

Your right of access - You have the right to ask us for copies of your personal information.

Your right to rectification - You have the right to ask us to rectify information you think is inaccurate. You also have the right to ask us to complete the information you think is incomplete.

Your right to erasure - You have the right to ask us to erase your personal information in certain circumstances.

Your right to restriction of processing - You have the right to ask us to restrict the processing of your information in certain circumstances.

Your right to object to processing - You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in certain circumstances.

Your right to data portability - You have the right to ask that we transfer the information you gave us to another organisation, or to you, in certain circumstances.

You are not required to pay any charge for exercising your rights. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you.

Copyright notice

Any and all photographs, video or logos cannot be used or reproduced without permission.


Degu Media publish RedHanded Magazine in Scotland from Fall 2020 and is set to launch Taste Magazine in shortly thereafter.