Westminster Abbey has an international reputation not just as one of London’s principal visitor attractions but also as a living church renowned for the clarity of its vision and worship. The Press and Communications Office is responsible for sustaining the reputation of the Abbey through website management, posters and publications, liaison with film production companies, internal communications, and media enquiries.

The Press & Communications Office is open from 9.00am to 5.00pm each weekday. During evenings and weekends there is 24-hour cover.

A Chorister Experience

21 Oct 2016

Westminster Abbey is inviting boys who love singing to find out about life in the Abbey Choir in a ‘Chorister Experience’ on Saturday 26th November.

London Mayors attend Evensong

17 Oct 2016

Evensong to celebrate the Feast of the Dedication of Westminster Abbey was held in the presence of the Lord Mayor of Westminster and the Mayors of the London Boroughs, together with members of the Greater London Lieutenancy, on Sunday 16th October 2016.

Duke of Buccleuch installed as High Steward

14 Oct 2016

The Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry was installed as High Steward of Westminster on Thursday 13th October 2016 during Sung Eucharist to mark the Translation of St Edward the Confessor at the Abbey.

Media at events

Media at events
The Westminster Abbey Press Office is responsible for all press and media within the Abbey precincts. Press visits can be arranged for accredited journalists researching or writing stories involving the Abbey.

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Filming & Photography

Filming & Photography
Because the Abbey is a living church in an historic building there are very strict guidelines on commercial filming and photography.

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Contact the Press Office

Duncan Jeffery, Head of Communications +44 (0) 20 7654 4888

Victoria Ribbans, Press and Communications Manager +44 (0) 20 7654 4890

Eleanor Lovegrove, Press and Communications Officer +44 (0) 20 7654 4926

Grace Robinson, Press and Communications Assistant +44 (0) 20 7654 4887

Alison Bean, Digital Media Manager +44 (0) 20 7654 4960

Email: Westminster Abbey Press Office

If you have an urgent press enquiry out of office hours please telephone any of the above numbers and a press officer will answer your call on a mobile telephone.

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