Press & media

Press and media contact information for journalists and commentators

Journalist or Media Professional 

Our press relations team is Smithfield Public Relations available 24/7 on +44 (0)20 3355 9889 or at ukfc@smithfieldspr.co.uk. We also have media relations team in house who can put you in contact with a specialist relevant to one of the food industry sectors. We invite press / media interviews for opinion and commentary.

Alternatively call us directly on +44(0)20 3393 5337 or outside of office hours: +44 (0)7587 425397

Public Relations Consultants
If you have a client in the food industry and they have an interesting story then please submit your release by email to our press desk at Quest from here

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Internal Speaker Bureau
Our consultants and industry veterans are open to providing press interviews or participating as a headline speaker at UK food industry events. If you want to invite a speaker please, in the first instance provide date/s - event title - estimated duration of time allocation - the food industry sector and the anticipated audience by size and level - and the location of the event. When we have this information we will provide you with options and availability - should we have any. There is no fee for this service. Please make your email submission from here.

Not a journalist

For general enquiries, call reception from 08:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday on +44 (0)20 3393 5337 or complete our contact form below.

 
 
 
 

Images on this site 

Please note that copyright in many of the images on this website may not rest with the UK Food Council. We are therefore unable to grant you permission to reproduce these images.

UK food legislation
For information relating to matters of food safety, food legislation, consumer interests in food and pricing contact the Food Standards Agency.


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