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Media Centre

Welcome to the Media Centre

This section provides details of new items added to the site as well as a full archive of our press releases and statements. 

The opening hours for the Press Office are Monday to Friday between 9:00 and 17:00.

The Press Office
5th Floor
151 Buckingham Palace Road

Main telephone: 020 3080 7651
Out of hours: 07770 446 189

For urgent calls outside these press office hours please contact the duty press officer on : 07770 446 189.

We now have a Twitter channel for press releases and news statements, giving you another way to find out the latest news from the MHRA in real time. 

Press enquiries should be made through the Press Office.

Latest news and press releases

28 Mar 2013 | Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency Expands

The National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), previously part of the Health Protection Agency (HPA), is now a new centre of the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency alongside the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).

27 Mar 2013 | Press release: Three men and one woman sentenced in counterfeit medicines case

Three men and one woman have been sentenced in relation to the illegal online supply of prescription only and counterfeit medicines. This follows an undercover operation by the MHRA.

26 Mar 2013 | MHRA simplification measures announced following Red Tape Challenge

The MHRA is today announcing a package of simplification proposals.  This follows participation in the Cabinet Office Red Tape Challenge exercise last year.

21 Mar 2013 | MHRA Easter opening times 2013

Opening times for the MHRA over the Easter period.

18 Mar 2013 | Calls for collaborative innovation push at MHRA Annual Lecture

Promoting innovation was a key issue highlighted at the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency’s (MHRA) 8th Annual Lecture last Monday evening (11 March) at the Royal College of Physicians in London.

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Photo and image library

This section provides downloadable MHRA-related images suitable for print output, including images of our Executive Board.
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What's new

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This section lists details of new information added to the MHRA website.

Press releases

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This section of the site includes press releases and statements issued by the MHRA.

Press Office contacts

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This section gives phone numbers and email addresses for all the MHRA press contacts.
Page last modified: 24 January 2013