Contact information for journalists and the media
If you have a general enquiry, please contact the RSPCA.
National media enquiries
During normal office hours (9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday)
Our press office can be contacted by journalists and the media on either of the following telephone numbers:
- 0300 123 0244
- 0300 123 0288
Alternatively you can leave a message on 0300 123 0053 or email our press office during office hours only at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contacting our press office out of hours
To contact the duty press officer for urgent press enquiries (after 5pm and weekends and bank holidays) phone 07825 158490.
We're unable to answer enquiries from members of the public on this number. If you wish to report animal cruelty or a welfare concern please contact our 24-hour cruelty line.
Local media enquiries (England and Wales)
During normal office hours (9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday), regional press officers can be contacted by journalists and the media on the following telephone numbers.
North and Lincolnshire
Cumbria, Durham, East Riding of Yorkshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, North Yorkshire, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire.
Midlands, Manchester and Merseyside
Cheshire, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Merseyside, Northamptonshire, Rutland, Staffordshire, Shropshire, West Midlands, Warwickshire.
South and South West
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Isle of Wight, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Surrey, Wiltshire, Worcestershire.
East of England and South East
Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, East Sussex, Essex, Greater London, Hertfordshire, Kent, Norfolk, Suffolk, West Sussex.
Gill Hillan & Chris O'Brien
0300 123 8913 or 07969 350909
Performing animals advisory service
For advice and support about the use of animals in production visit: RSPCA Performing Animals.