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

Razorbill on rock, Isle of May National Nature reserve

New maps reveal hotspots of seabird activity during breeding season

Friday 17 January 2020 by Allie McGregor

Scientists at the RSPB have produced new maps identifying, for the first time, the location of marine hotspots for some..

DolphinFest returns to celebrate The Year of Coasts and Waters

Tuesday 14 January 2020 by Kirsty Nutt

After the success of Aberdeen’s first-ever dolphin festival last year, RSPB Scotland is excited to announce the dates for..

Children take part in biggest wildlife survey in schools

Friday 3 January 2020 by By Jenna Hutber

The RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch – the world’s biggest schools’ wildlife survey – returns in January 2020

Pilot Lock, Portmore Lough and the plane that crash-landed on Christmas Eve 1944

Friday 20 December 2019 by Brian Campbell

Portmore Lough is now a bustling wildlife haven – an RSPB reserve that’s home to all manner of bird species – but 75 years..

Are your garden birds here for a season’s greeting?

Thursday 19 December 2019 by By Kate Slater

Freezing conditions force hungry winter migrant birds, fieldfares and redwings, into gardens.

Independent Grouse Moor Review does not go far or fast enough to tackle raptor crimes

Thursday 19 December 2019 by James Reynolds

‘Werritty’ Review Group publishes findings