National press contacts

The Sycamore tree at Hadrian's Wall

The press office does not handle non-news filming and image requests. For those please contact the relevant teams below:

Filming requests:

For permission to film at National Trust places see our location hire page

Image requests:

To obtain National Trust photos and video, see our image library

Press Office:

Journalists are welcome to contact the press office for information for news and features.

0344 800 4955 (charged at the normal national rate).  Out of hours, for urgent media enquiries only, this number will divert to the duty press officer.

If you are from a local or regional media outlet, and your enquiry relates to a specific region, please contact the relevant regional contact in the first instance.

National Contacts:

Nature, coast and countryside

Paul Adcock, Senior Communications Manager, 07920 414542

Jeannette Heard, Communications Manager: 07884 473396

Sally Robinson, Communications Officer: 07825 356544

Houses, collections and gardens

Alison Dalby, Senior Communications Manager: 07824 418351

Allan King, Communications Manager: 07500 915728

Sian Thomas, Communications Officer: 07787 105833


Membership, volunteering, fundraising, finance, Urban Places, HR, and commercial (incl. holidays, shops, cafes and corporate partnerships)

Claire Beale, Communications Officer: 07966 733414

Sally Davies, Communications Officer: 07796 191280

Visit and seasonal media enquiries

Please contact the press office by email: Press Office or if urgent out of hours call 0344 800 4955

The manor house and gardens at Lytes Cary.

Regional press contacts 

Get in touch with our regional teams if you have queries around marketing and press coverage of our places.