RSPB staff at work at The Lodge, headquarters. Jacob Skinner, an apprentice working in Information Systems at RSPB, Sandy, Bedfordshire

RSPB Media Centre

Welcome to the RSPB's Media Centre. We are here to help you produce great stories, providing you with topical news, features and comments.

You can also find the contact details of our national and regional media officers across the UK, our press release archive and details of the resources we can provide to help you. We place a very high value on quality media coverage and we look forward to working with you to achieve this.

Latest press releases

RSPB appeals to shooting industry to help root out raptor killers

Tuesday 20 February 2018 by Jenny Shelton

The RSPB has launched a confidential ‘Raptor Crime Hotline’ to help whistle-blowers within the shooting industry.

Robin (Erithacus rubecula) sitting on gardener's plant pot, Devon

Signs of spring sweep across the nation

Thursday 15 February 2018 by Harry Bellew

Flowering plants, singing birds and the emergence of wildlife are among the beacons of spring seen on RSPB reserves

Black tailed godwit Limosa limosa wading at proposed Cliffe airport site/reserve.

Hand-reared godwits found safe and sound in Portugal

Friday 9 February 2018

Rare hand-reared birds spotted 1200 miles away in Portugal

Eagle-eyed local school children invited to get creative

Monday 5 February 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Competition to give local schools the opportunity of winning a state of the art magnetic wall for their school.

Show the Love for herons this spring at RSPB Fairburn Ings

Monday 5 February 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Lurking at the water’s edge, grey herons are familiar and well-loved birds at Fairburn Ings heronry

Volunteers needed for plastic clean-up at RSPB Hesketh Out Marsh

Monday 5 February 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Hesketh Bank near Southport has seen a large amount of plastic and other debris deposited on the site due to high tides.

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