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

Female hen harrier

Two more hen harriers disappear in suspicious circumstances

Tuesday 22 May 2018 by Jess Barrett

RSPB Scotland and Police Scotland are appealing for information after the suspicious disappearance of two hen harriers.

Three hen harriers vanish in suspicious circumstances

Tuesday 22 May 2018 by Martin Fowlie

Police and the RSPB are appealing for information following the disappearance of three hen harriers

Seventh red kite persecuted in North Pennines ‘problem area’

Monday 21 May 2018 by RSPB Northern England

The RSPB is appealing for information after a protected red kite was found shot in Country Durham.

Get exploring the Mersey Valley this spring with free wildlife events

Monday 21 May 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Spring has sprung and there’s lots going on this half term to get families out discovering the wonderful wildlife.

Record breaking bitterns at RSPB Old Moor

Monday 21 May 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Once extinct in Britain, the elusive bittern has returned in recent years thanks to concerted conservation efforts.

Spring into life with a visit to RSPB Burton Mere Wetlands this half term

Monday 21 May 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Take a walk on the wild side this May half term and admire nature’s new arrivals.

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