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

Illegal songbird trapping in Cyprus at ten year low on UK military base

Monday 18 March 2019

121,000 songbirds, such as blackcaps and robins, illegally killed on a British military base in Cyprus

Star ‘tern’ – Cumbrian seabird spotted in South Africa

Thursday 7 March 2019 by Annabel Rushton

A rare species of important seabird – a Sandwich tern, hatched in Cumbria last year, has been photographed recently in South..

Conservation organisations call for action to reduce offshore wind impacts on wildlife

Thursday 7 March 2019 by Martin Fowlie

The RSPB and The Wildlife Trusts have welcomed the “Sector Deal” partnership announced today between the UK Government and..

Discover the Wildlife of the Mersey Valley this Easter

Thursday 7 March 2019 by Annabel Rushton

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

Give a little time to nature at Bassenthwaite Lake this summer

Wednesday 6 March 2019 by Annabel Rushton

With the return of Bassenthwaite Lake’s famous ospreys just around the corner, the staff of the Lake District Osprey Project..

Go on a ‘wild words’ journey at school with the RSPB in Manchester

Tuesday 5 March 2019 by Annabel Rushton

With British Science Week just around the corner, the RSPB in Manchester are encouraging Early Years and Primary Schools..

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