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

Hen harrier Circus cyaneus, adult female perched on heather at Loch Gruinart RSPB reserve, Islay

RSPB Scotland responds to Scottish Government statement on Independent Review of Grouse Moor Management

Thursday 26 November 2020 by James Reynolds

RSPB Scotland today welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement proposing the introduction of measures as soon as possible..

Eroded peat bog on Holme Moss with heather moors in background, South Pennines, England,

Scottish Parliament fails to declare a Nature Emergency

Wednesday 18 November 2020 by Kirsty Nutt

Despite a wide-ranging debate showing the Scottish Parliament’s increasing concern for nature, it misses a vital opportunity..

RSPB Forsinard Flows; view from visitor trail, including snow-capped Ben Griam, Highland, Scotland.

Transformational peatland strategy needed to tackle Scotland’s nature and climate crisis

Tuesday 17 November 2020 by Jess Barrett

Scotland needs a more ambitious and coherent strategy on peatland restoration if the full potential of this habitat to help..

Young people removing vegetation from water

Green recovery plan can boost jobs and nature in Northern Ireland in the aftermath of Covid-19

Tuesday 17 November 2020

Investing in Northern Ireland’s natural environment has a vitally important role to play in the economic recovery from Covid..

Marine Protection Zone, Tristan da Cunha | The RSPB

UK Overseas Territory becomes one of the world’s biggest sanctuaries for wildlife

Wednesday 11 November 2020

The Government and people of Tristan da Cunha make visionary declaration with support of an international partnership including..

Government set to fail first major domestic test of its commitment to saving nature says the RSPB

Tuesday 10 November 2020

The Government looks set to fail in its first major domestic test over its declared commitment to the environment ahead..