If you are a journalist or a researcher with an enquiry, please contact the press office. To get the facts right on reporting diabetes or portraying diabetes - see our guides further down the page.
Telephone: 020 7424 1165. Office hours are between 9am and 5pm.
Out-of-hours media queries:
07711 176028 (duty press officer).
Reporting on Diabetes: A Guide for Journalists
We have produced the following guidelines to assist journalists in the responsible reporting of diabetes and issues surrounding the condition.
Download Diabetes in the News: A Guide for Journalists on Reporting on Diabetes (PDF, 3MB)
Portraying diabetes in TV and fiction - top tips for writers
We have produced the following guidelines to help TV drama and scriptwriters accurately portray diabetes and issues surrounding the condition.
Download Diabetes in TV and fiction - top tips for writers (PDF, 2.1MB)
Regional Media Enquiries
0141 245 6380
029 2066 8276
Helen Riley (Monday-Wednesday)
Susannah Hickling (Tuesday-Thursday)
Katherine Porter (Tuesday-Thursday)
Midlands and Eastern
North of England
Mobile: 07738 545108