Contact press office

Contact details

Members of the media can email: or call us on +44 (0)1392 886655*.

Out-of-hours an operator will contact the on-duty press officer.

*If your call is not a media enquiry you should contact our Customer Centre on 0870 9000100.

You can contact our Press Office for:

  • Detailed weather and climate information
  • Interviews with weather and climate experts
  • Filming and photo opportunities

Meet the team

The team can be contacted via the main press office phone number or by their own email addresses. All members of the team can talk on weather and climate issues, but they also lead on particular subjects.

  • We will only respond to emails from journalists*.
  • We will not respond to abusive contacts.

Dave Britton, Chief Press Officer

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Helen Chivers, Senior Press Officer

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Barry Gromett, Senior Press Officer

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John Hammond, Senior Press Officer

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Sarah Holland, Press Officer

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