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

Another hen harrier disappears in suspicious circumstances

Thursday 17 September 2020 by Jess Barrett

Fingal is the fourth satellite-tagged hen harrier to vanish on a Scottish grouse moor since the beginning of April.

Image showing litter strewn beach on left and clean beach on the right with the words #ReviveOurWorld Take Action For Nature

RSPB Scotland calls out UK’s lost decade for nature

Monday 14 September 2020 by Kirsty Nutt

The UK has failed to make real progress on international targets to halt environmental decline over the last 10 years. It’s..

RSPB NI: Northern Ireland Biodiversity Strategy failing after years of inaction

Monday 14 September 2020 by Brian Campbell

Wildlife and the natural environment in Northern Ireland are at crisis point after years of inaction, according to RSPB..

RSPB calls out UK’s lost decade for nature as the UN reveals ten years of missed targets

Friday 11 September 2020 by Gareth Brede

On the eve of a major United Nations report, which will show the international community has failed to halt environmental..

Arctic tern sitting in long grass

Does dim byd yn debyg i 'gytref'

Wednesday 2 September 2020 by Deio Gruffydd

Gadawodd cytref fwyaf y DU o fôr-wenoliaid y Gogledd Ynysoedd y Moelrhoniaid eleni oherwydd aflonyddwch.

Arctic tern sitting in long grass

A ‘tern’ for the better

Wednesday 2 September 2020 by Deio Gruffydd

The Skerries, which hosts the UK’s largest colony of Arctic terns, was abandoned this year due to disturbance.