Media enquiries

Our Corporate Communications Team handles media enquiries and requests for interviews.

We also issue regular press releases and post incident and campaign details on social media:

We can provide high resolution versions of our photos and videos for media use. Contact us for more information.

Christmas 2018

The Corporate Communications Team will be unavailable from 3pm on 24 December until 9am on 2 January.

During this time, please contact our Control Room with any media enquiries on 0191 444 1069.

Our 24 hour Voicebank also provides information on major incidents in Tyne and Wear.

Contact the Corporate Communications Team

The team is available to help you from 9am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and from 9am to 4.30pm on Fridays.

Irem Haq – Corporate Communications Adviser

Email: irem.haq@twfire.gov.uk

Telephone: 0191 444 1725

Rachael Stray – Corporate Communications Adviser

Email: rachael.stray@twfire.gov.uk

Telephone: 0191 444 1545

Karen Leech – Corporate Communications Manager

Email: karen.leech@twfire.gov.uk

Telephone: 0191 444 1542

Out of hours

Our 24 hour Voicebank provides information on major incidents in Tyne and Wear: 0871 550 4041

Control Room: 0191 444 1069