Press contacts

Reading glasses on an old newspaper in the Library at Cragside, Northumberland.

For national media enquiries only, please contact press office enquiries on 0844 800 4955 or email:

Please note that this phone and mailbox is managed on working days only 09:00-17:00. For urgent queries outside of time, you will need to contact the out of hours number: 07483 178 056.

Press Office (working hours)

0844 800 4955 or email

Press Office (out of hours)

07483 178 056


(Holiday cottages, working holidays, corporate partnerships, retail, catering, licensing and filming.)

Claire Beale, PR Officer: 01793 818506

Countryfile Live event

Jeannette Heard, Comms & Events Manager: 07844 473396

Days out & seasonal events

Imogen Tinkler, Assistant PR Officer: 01793 818562

Energy & environment

Suzanne van Maurik, Communications Officer: 07584 596376

National campaigns

50 Things to do before you’re 11 ¾
Saskia Konynenburg, Head of Content and PR: 07825 356544

Nature, wildlife, coast & countryside

Tom Morgan, Senior Press Officer: 01793 817956

Harry Shepherd, Assistant Press Officer: 07500 915728

Properties, gardens, art & collections

Alison Dalby, Senior Press Officer: 07824 418351

Clement Teagle, Press Officer: 07787 105833

Video communications

Providing National Trust video content, edited packages and B Roll for media use.
Lisa Gledhill, Press Officer: 01793 818551

Please note: For permission to film at National Trust places see our Venue hire page.

Filming of The Mill at Quarry Bank

Venue hire 

The places we look after can be a unique and beautiful backdrop to your event - whether you're organising a wedding or corporate event, or need a location for a film or TV programme.