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BGS Press Office

The Press Office handles all aspects of press, public engagement and external affairs at the BGS. 

The BGS press office runs a 24/7 media service, including for major UK and international events such as earthquakes, landslides and groundwater-related flooding. If you are a member of the media and would like to speak to one of our scientists, please use the contact details below.


To contact the BGS Press Office:

Call:  +44 (0)7790 607 010.
(Please do not text this number. We accept calls or email only.)


Our press office runs an out-of-hours service and will respond to your enquiry as soon as we can. If you are not a member of the media, please contact general enquiries on 0115 936 3143 or email


The BGS press office will keep you up-to-date with all of our latest press releases, science briefings, blogs, videos and podcasts. You can also find us on Twitter, Linkedin and Facebook.

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