The Press Team

Our team issues regular news releases and commentary on topical issues, ground-breaking research and interesting projects.

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We can also assist you with facts and figures, photographs, logos and other assets in relation to the Ƶ.

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Sally Jones

Head of Press and Public Affairs

Emma Streatfield

Press Officer

Justyn Surrall

Media Relations Manager



The Ƶ also offers an out-of-hours media service. For urgent media enquiries in the evenings or at weekends, please call 07919 293757.


Expert Comment

The Ƶ of Worcester has a wide field of experts available to comment on a range of issues.

We welcome invitations for our academics and experts to appear on radio, television and podcasts and will always endeavour to help arrange appearances.

Our academics have given expert comment and interviews to many outlets including BBC News 24, BBC Radio 5live, Sky News, BBC Local Radio & Television news, Gardeners' World, Countryfile, Free Radio and the national press including The Times, The Guardian and The Telegraph, as well as many industry specific publications and magazines.

If you’re looking for comment on a specific story you’re working on or planning for the future, call the Press Office to see how we can help.


Academic Blog

Our academics frequently write about their research interests and the topics which fascinate them.

The Academic Blog is a place to discover the research, subject knowledge and specialisms of our staff and students.


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