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Welcome to Barnardo’s media centre for journalists

Get details of how to contact us, both nationally and regionally.

Contact information

Department 24 hour National Press Office

National and regional press offices

Wales

Media Manager: Margaret O'Reilly
Tel: 02920 493 387
Mob: 07827 977830
Email: margaret.oreilly@barnardos.org.uk

Scotland

Media Manager: Kat Slater 
Tel: 0131 446 7022
Mob: 07919 565826
Email: katrina.slater@barnardos.org.uk

Northern Ireland

Media Manager: Dara Mulholland
Tel: 02890 672 366
Mob: 07825 113 303
Emaildara.mulholland@barnardos.org.uk
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England

Media Manager Jo Hewitt
Tel: 0113 393 3200
Mob: 07584 347 306
Emailjo.hewitt@barnardos.org.uk

London

Media Manager: Scott Roberts
Tel: 020 8498 7364
Mob: 07887 737048
Email: scott.roberts@barnardos.org.uk

South East and Anglia

(Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Isle of White, Kent, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Surrey)

Media Manager: Angela Spicer (Monday to Wednesday)
Mob: 07710 183 516 
Email: angela.spicer@barnardos.org.uk

Media Manager: Nicola Jayawardene (Thursday and Friday)
Mob: 07710 853 176
Email: nicola.jayawardene@barnardos.org.uk

East

(Cleveland, Durham, East Yorkshire, Humberside, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, North Yorkshire, Northamptonshire, Northumberland, Norfolk, Rutland, South Yorkshire, Tyne & Wear, West Yorkshire)

Media Manager: Matt Beer
Tel: 0113 393 3249
Mob: 07917 547 508
Email:  matt.beer@barnardos.org.uk

West

(Cheshire, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Isle of Man, Lancashire, Merseyside, Nottinghamshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire)

Media Manager: Shelley Brearley
Tel:  0151 488 6611
Mob: 07766 442062
Emailshelley.brearley@barnardos.org.uk

South West and Midlands

(Bristol, Channel Islands, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hereford & Worcester, Isles of Scilly, Somerset, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Wiltshire)

Media Manager: Justin Guy 
Mob: 07919 180 482  
Email: justin.guy@barnardos.org.uk