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

Colourful children's crafts and painted pebble animals

Overwhelming support for ground-breaking Orkney nature project

Thursday 19 April 2018 by Kirsty Nutt (shared on behalf of the Orkney Native Wildlife Project)

A consultation has revealed overwhelming support for a proposal to protect Orkney’s internationally important wildlife

Celebrate the start of spring with Norfolk Festival of Nature this April

Thursday 12 April 2018 by Rupert Masefield

Join in with a weekend of nature activities and events at The Forum in Norwich 21 – 22 April

New Peak District woodland set to bring big benefits for people and wildlife

Tuesday 10 April 2018 by RSPB Northern England

RSPB staff and volunteers at Dove Stone have created a new woodland in a valley at the Peak District site.


Shrug off those winter blues at RSPB Burton Mere Wetlands this spring

Tuesday 10 April 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Each spring, the nature reserve’s Gorse Covert – an area of ancient woodland, bursts into colour with a blanket of blue.


A Local council ignores national outcry by ploughing ahead with plans that threaten one of the last bastions for nightingales in England

Friday 6 April 2018 by Gareth Brede

Local council continues to designate Lodge Hill for housing despite outcry by 12,000 people

RSPB Dove Stone

Beginners Bird Watching Walk at Dove Stone

Wednesday 4 April 2018 by RSPB Northern England

Join the RSPB on this guided walk to learn how to use binoculars and recognise some of the birds you may see.

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