Information for staff

The Media & PR Team proactively tells the story of the University of Bristol to a global audience, through the media and our own digital channels.

We aim to:

  • Promote the University globally for its excellent research with a focus on our Research Institutes and priorities
  • Celebrate and promote our teaching excellence, and the success of our staff and students on an international stage
  • Tell stories that demonstrate how our academics are solving global challenges and making a difference to people's lives
  • Promote the University as a community of thinkers and global leaders
  • Stay abreast of the international news agenda to identify issues and opportunities
  • Protect, where necessary, the University's reputation

We can:

  • Help you to promote your research or other success stories through the media
  • Provide advice about the most appropriate media or channel
  • Work with you to produce engaging content for a range of media
  • Deliver media training and provide support for media interviews
  • Produce media coverage reports and evaluation
  • Offer professional, expert advice on reputational issues

More information on how to publicise your work.

Contact the Media team

Tel: +44 (0)117 428 2489
Email: press-office@bristol.ac.uk

During out of office hours, journalists should call +44 (0)117 428 2489 to obtain contact details for the on-duty Media Officer.

Tips for talking to the media

Download the guidelines and preparing for interview document (PDF, 35kB) or find out more about our media training courses.

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