Media centre

Welcome to Barnardo’s media centre for journalists

National media
Our National Media Team handles all national media inquiries. If you are a journalist from a national broadcaster, newspaper, magazine or other outlet, please contact us on 020 8498 7555 or [email protected].

Regional media
If you are from a regional newspaper, television or radio station or your query is about Barnardo’s work in the English regions, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, please contact us on 0113 393 3200 or [email protected]

Contact information for 24 hour National Press Office

Phone number

Devolved Nations’ and English Regions’ press offices

Regions’ and Nations’ Communications Hub 

Regions’ and Nations’ Communications Hub Manager: Jo Hewitt
Mobile: 07584 347 306 
Email: [email protected]


Media and communications lead: David Findlay
Mob: 07935 603 264
Email: [email protected]

Northern Ireland

Media and communications lead: Jon Lavery
Mob: 07512 449 358

Email[email protected]

Wales and South West England

Media and communications leadMargaret O'Reilly
Mob: 07827 977830
Email: [email protected]

North England

Media and communications lead: Liam Smith
Mob: 07720 143 118

[email protected]

Central England, South East England and London

Media and communications lead: Stephen Trousse
Mob: 07514719691
Email[email protected]