Press room

Contact the Press team for media enquiries about The National Archives and its work.

Telephone +44 (0)20 8392 5277 or email the Media team. For out of hours enquiries please call +44 (0)7825 098 583.

You will need a login to access our press preview site. This will be provided to you in a press release whenever the press preview site is active.

Media manager: Shona Lowe

Media officer: Andrew Harrison

Press releases

See The National Archives' press releases from the past two years.


Find out more about our key records specialists and spokespeople for The National Archives and how to obtain comment.

Press preview

Press preview

Read embargoed material on our secure press preview site. This site is available to members of the press only and at certain times.

Filming and images

Filming and images

Apply for commercial filming permission here and download imagery of our building and grounds.

Document releases

See highlights of newly-released documents at The National Archives.