Contact the Press team

Carers Trust press office can help deal with media enquiries across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales/Cymru.

For general media enquiries, please email press@carers.org

Main Office

Samantha Patel ( Monday-Wed only)
PR and Communications Manager
Tel:020 7922 7751
Mobile: 07810 544420
Email:spatel@carers.org

Yvonne McDonald
PR and Communications Manager
Tel:020 7922 7751
Mobile:07824 539481
Email:ymcdonald@carers.org

Luen Thompson
Head of Marketing & Communications
Tel:07792 959826
Email: lthompson@carers.org

Scotland Office

Maxine Finlay
Communications and PR Manager
Tel:0300 123 2008
Mobile:07791 230261
Email:mfinlay@carers.org

For Co-operative Charity of the Year enquires:

Matt Beer
Media and Communications Manager
Tel:07824 566 493
Email: mbeer@carers.org

Out of hours

You may contact the team on their mobiles for any out-of-hours enquiries (before 9am, after 5pm).

Out of hours calendar for August 2014

  • Week beginning 28th July Matt Beer 07824 566493 Saturday and Sunday Luen Thompson 07792 959826
  • Week beginning 4th August Sam Patel 07810 544420 Monday and Tuesday; Luen Thompson 07792 959826 Wednesday to Sunday
  • Week beginning 11th August Matt Beer 07824 566493
  • Week beginning 18th August Maxine Finlay 07791 230261 
  • Week beginning 25th August Yvonne McDonald 07824 539481 
  • Week beginning 1st September  Luen Thompson 07792 959826