Contact the Press Office

Get quotes, interviews and a full range of other services for the media.

You can contact our Press Office for:

  • Detailed weather and climate information
  • Interviews with weather and climate experts
  • Filming and photo opportunities

Meet the team

The team can be contacted via the main press office phone number or by their own email addresses. All members of the team can talk on weather and climate issues, but they also lead on particular subjects.

  • We will only respond to emails from journalists*.
  • We will not respond to abusive contacts.

Contact details

Members of the media can email: or call us on +44 (0)1392 886655*.

Out-of-hours an operator will contact the on-duty press officer.

*If your call is not a media enquiry you should contact our Customer Centre on 0870 9000100.

Helen Chivers, Head of News & Social Media

Helen Chivers

Lead for corporate issues and climate change.

Dan Williams, Senior Press Officer

Dan Williams

Lead for climate and weather science, government services, insurance and finance.

Laura Young, Press Officer

Lead for Public Weather Service, utilities, energy, renewables, education.

Nicky Maxey, Press Officer

Lead for digital media, defence, international, marine, Met Office college, retail, transport.

Met Office on the web

You can find the latest videos about the Met Office on YouTube.

Follow the Met Office on Twitter and  Facebook - weather, news and more.

Find out more from behind the news from our Press Office team in the Met Office News blog.

Last updated: 19 November 2013