Press office and contacts

For expert comment on breaking news stories or to arrange interviews, filming and photography, please contact one of the Media Relations Managers below.

The Press Office is open between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday (except for Bank Holidays and closure periods).

Copies of press releases we issue can be found on our News site which can be found here

Please note, due to the current demand for our services, we cannot always respond to phone or email enquiries from individuals outside of the University not working in the media.

For urgent media enquiries outside of office hours, call us on +44 (0)7825 434900


Jo Carr
Deputy Director of Communications and Public Affairs
M: +44 (0)7825 434900

Nicola Frost
Media Relations Manager
Health and Life Sciences
T: +44 (0)7341105442

Sarah Stamper
Media Relations Manager
Science and Engineering
T: +44 (0)7970 247396

Matt Hurst
Media Relations Manager
Humanities and Social Sciences
T: +44 (0)7807 106624