Media requests / Press Office

If you’re a journalist looking for an expert to comment on an item in the news, or for any other media enquiry, please get in touch with the team via

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Russell Reader, Head of Communications
Tel. 01782 733375

Sam Lesniak, Senior PR & Communications Officer
Tel: 01782 733857

Kirstie Dolphin, PR & Communications Officer
Tel: 01782 734925

Filming on campus

The University’s Communications Team is responsible for overseeing all recording and broadcasting on campus. To request approval for filming or recording, please download and complete this form: Requesting permission to film on campus and email it to 

Emergency contacts

For out-of-hours emergencies, you can reach us on +44 (0)7393 761409 or +44 (0)7825 609437. Our out-of-hours period is from 5pm to 8.45am on weekdays and all day at weekends and on bank holidays.