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Contact the Press Office

You can contact our Press Office for:

  • Detailed weather and climate information
  • Interviews with our weather and climate experts
  • Filming and photo opportunities
  • Live and pre-recorded broadcast interviews from our Exeter office. 

For the latest national and regional forecast information, please visit our UK weather hub

Meet the team

The team can be contacted via the main press office phone number or by email. 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: [email protected], during normal office hours, or call us on 0330 135 0005*. You can also email the above address to request access to the Met Office’s daily media briefing email, which provides free multimedia content for the media to use for weather-related stories.

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 0370 900 0100.

Jo McLellan, Head of Media & Campaigns

Nicky Maxey, Senior Press Officer

Grahame Madge, Senior Press Officer

Oli Claydon, Press Officer

Stephen Dixon, Press Officer


Met Office on the web

View our latest weather and climate press releases on the website. You can also find our latest corporate news

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

Follow the Met Office on Twitter, Facebook, InstagramSnapchat and TikTok.

For additional insight and background information on weather and climate news, view the Met Office News blog.