This snapshot, taken on
08/11/2011
, shows web content acquired for preservation by The National Archives. External links, forms and search may not work in archived websites and contact details are likely to be out of date.
 
 
The UK Government Web Archive does not use cookies but some may be left in your browser from archived websites.
You are here: News > Media Contacts

Media Contacts

Defra Press Office: staff and responsibilities

  • General press enquiries: 020 7238 6600
  • Out of hours press enquiries: 0845 051 8486
  • Public enquiries: 08459 335577

Environment

Oversight of all environment, rural, biodiversity, and marine issues.

Chief Press Officer – 020 7238 5456

Environment Desk

Waste, Sustainability, Water, Local Environmental Quality, Forestry.

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 5498
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 6140

Wildlife, Marine and Rural Desk

Biodiversity, Marine, Fisheries, Rural, Agri-environment schemes, Kew.

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 5391
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 5334

Animal Health & Welfare and Food & Farming

Oversight of all animal health and welfare and food and farming issues.

Chief Press Officer – 020 7238 6094

Animal Health and Welfare Desk

Animal health and disease issues, animal welfare, pet travel scheme, Veterinary Medicines Directorate, Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, dangerous dogs.

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 6007
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 6092

Food and Farming Desk

Food, Farming, (not agri-environment schemes), plant health.

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 6001
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 6027

Science, Climate, and Media Planning

Science, climate change impacts, green economy, corporate, and media planning.

Chief Press Officer – 020 7238 5599

Climate and Science Desk

Climate change – adaption and impacts, Flooding, Coastal erosion, Science, GM, Corporate.

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 6146
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 1822

Media Planning Desk

  • Senior Information Officer – 020 7238 1542
  • Information Officer – 020 7238 5337

 

Head of News – 020 7238 6044

Page last modified: 28 July 2011