The Office is part of the Division of Corporate Affairs and Planning.
The Press Office aims to enhance the reputation and visibility of the University through effective media communication
To produce the flagship corporate magazine, LE1.
Provide a weekly source of news and information exchange on the web via ebulletin
To increase the University's positive presence in the media
Establish and maintain relationships with journalists
Use a variety of media techniques to secure media coverage: press releases, web dissemination; listings; personal contacts; feature placements
Make available to the media the University's resources as a source of expertise
To build relationships which promote and enable effective communication
To limit damage to the reputation of the University through effective communication planning and reaction
To provide media training and advice.
The office issues press releases and acts as a point of contact for media representatives wishing to engage with the University. We also assist staff in communicating with the media
Dates for The Diary
The office publicises events that are open to the public and posts details on the eBulletin Events Diary. Members of the University are encouraged to submit events that are open to people outside of their department via http://www2.le.ac.uk/ebulletin/contribute.
Certain events/lectures may be suitable for extra press coverage in the form of a press release. Please send information to email@example.com after considering how your event/lecture will be of interest to the media. Click here for more information.
Departments may book photographs of visiting speakers/events by ringing Design services on 2913. Please note there may be a charge for photography services.
Changes to Lectures/Events
You should inform the Press Office in writing or via email of any change (eg cancellation, postponement) of an event.