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.
05 Aug 2014
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall GCVO attended a Solemn Commemoration on the Centenary of the Outbreak of the First World War at Westminster Abbey on Monday 4th August at 10pm.
04 Aug 2014
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall will attend A Solemn Commemoration of the Outbreak of the First World War at 10pm on Monday 4th August.
21 Jul 2014
The Measure of All Things, an exhibition by Hughie O’Donoghue R.A., has opened in the Chapter House as part of the Abbey’s plans to mark the centenary of the First World War.
Media at eventsThe 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.
Filming & PhotographyBecause the Abbey is a living church in an historic building there are very strict guidelines on commercial filming and photography.
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
Imogen Levy, Online Editor +44 (0) 20 7654 4960
Tel: +44 (0)20 7654 4923
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.