Media enquiries

Journalists wishing to contact the NHS England national and regional media teams should use the following numbers:

To contact the national media team during normal office hours please call the press office:

  • 0113 825 0958
  • 0113 825 0959

For emergency out of hours media calls only, the duty press manager can be contacted on 07768 901293.

Queries can also be sent to nhsengland.media@nhs.net Please provide full details of your request and your contact information. This mailbox is constantly monitored.

To contact the regional media teams, please use the following numbers:

London

In hours: Please dial 0203 978 3566 or email london.commsteam@nhs.net

Out of hours: For urgent out of hours media enquiries dial 0844 8222 888 and ask for a message to be sent to pager LON01 (L O N zero one).

Please note: the numbers above are for media calls only. If you are a patient or member of the general public please call NHS England’s customer contact centre on 0300 311 22 33.

South East

In hours: Please dial 0113 825 0650 or email england.secomms@nhs.net

Out of hours: For urgent out of hours issues please call: 0300 033 2533.

Please note: the numbers above are for media calls only. If you are a patient or member of the general public please call NHS England’s customer contact centre on 0300 311 22 33.

South West

In hours: Please dial 07730 380 926 or email england.swcomms@nhs.net

Out of hours: For urgent out of hours issues please call: 0844 544 9633.

Please note: the numbers above are for media calls only. If you are a patient or member of the general public please call NHS England’s customer contact centre on  0300 311 22 33.

North East and Yorkshire

In hours: For media enquiries please email england.neymedia@nhs.net or call 0113 825 3231.
Out of hours: Contact the on-call officer: 07730 381 690.

North West

In hours: For media enquiries please email england.nwmedia@nhs.net or call 07736 484533.
Out of hours: Contact the on-call officer: 07736 484533.

Midlands

In hours: Please email england.midlandscomms@nhs.net

Out of hours: For emergency or out of hours media calls only, the regional duty press manager can be contacted on 07623 515937.

East of England

In hours: Please email england.eastcommunications@nhs.net

Out of hours: For emergency or out of hours media calls only, the regional duty press manager can be contacted on 07623 515950.

 

Please note that these teams can only respond to enquiries from journalists. If you are a member of the public, please call 0300 311 22 33 (Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, excluding English Bank Holidays) or email: england.contactus@nhs.net.

 

If you require non urgent medical advice please ring 111.