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

Iconic Scottish landscape with hills and loch with the words oor footprint

This spring we will vote for oor future

Tuesday 13 April 2021 by Kirsty Nutt

People across Scotland are being encouraged to use #oorfootprint to show their connection to the planet and demand action..

Dros 50,000 yng Nghymru wedi cymryd rhan yn nigwyddiad Gwylio Adar yr Ardd yr RSPB – y nifer mwyaf erioed

Friday 9 April 2021

Fe wnaeth cyfanswm o 53,279 o bobl dreulio awr yn gwylio’r adar sy’n ymweld â’u gardd neu eu gofod awyr agored eleni, gan..

house sparrow perched on branch | The RSPB

Over 50,000 in Wales take part in record-breaking RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch

Friday 9 April 2021

A whopping 53,279 people spent an hour watching the birds that visit their garden or outdoor space, double last year’s participation..

House sparrows still No.1 in Northern Ireland in record-breaking Big Garden Birdwatch

Thursday 8 April 2021 by Brian Campbell

The humble house sparrow has made it to top spot in the Big Garden Birdwatch survey in Northern Ireland for the fourth year..

DolphinFest 2021 starts today

Wednesday 7 April 2021 by Sadie Gorvett

DolphinFest launches today with a variety of online events to celebrate the marine environment

RSPB NI comment on Northern Ireland 2021 – 2022 Budget

Thursday 1 April 2021 by Tabitha Newell

The Department of Finance has released Northern Ireland's budget plans for the coming year. Thanks to over 1,100 people..