BGS Press Office

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BGS Press Office

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

The 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 these contact details.


Telephone:  +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


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