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Media assistance

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All media enquiries should be directed to the Press Office in the first instance. Permission to interview staff, film or shoot on University grounds must be sought in advance.

Press releases on the latest news and events are issued regularly. Journalists interested in subscribing to our press releases should forward their contact details and area(s) of interest to

Looking for an expert in a specific field? We can help you find an authority on everything from astronomy and lasers to marine life and shipwrecks.

Please contact us with your request.

Broadcast facilities

Broadcast quality radio interviews with University staff can be arranged via our in-house ISDN line.

To book the line, please contact us in advance.

Location photography/filming

The University has been used for feature films, TV dramas and documentaries, adverts, fashion shoots, theatrical productions and events. Please contact us with your request.

Promoting University research

The Press Office is responsible for promoting and enhancing the University's world-class reputation for teaching and research.

If you are a member of staff and have research-related news to share, please contact us.

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Contact details

Press Office
Room D14 Bute Medical Building
Westburn Lane
St Andrews
KY16 9TS
Scotland, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 2530

Niall Scott
Director (Corporate Communications)
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 46 2244
Mobile: +44 (0)7711 223062

Emma Shea
Deputy Director (Corporate Communications)
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 46 2167
Mobile: +44 (0)7850 900352

Steve Bargeton
Head of News & Public Affairs
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 46 7310
Mobile: +44 (0)7802 376 860

Christine Tudhope
Senior Communications Manager
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 46 7320
Mobile: +44 (0)7526 624 243

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