Press and Media

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Press and Media Enquiries

The Press Office is the first point of contact for members of the press and media with editorial enquiries relating to the University of Lincoln.

Stories about our research, staff and student successes and University developments and achievements feature regularly in local, national and international media.

Journalists, researchers and producers can contact the Press Office to find academic experts who can provide comment and analysis of news and current affairs, identify specialist contributors for features or documentaries, or request official statements from the University.

Media organisations wanting to conduct interviews, photography or filming on campus should also contact the Press Office in the first instance.

In this section, you can see the latest press releases from the University on topics ranging from new research breakthroughs to campus investments. We also showcase recent high profile coverage of the University from news outlets around the world and link to useful sources of background information and key facts.

Latest News
Bush Crickets

Bush Cricket Research Could Lead to Better Sensors which More Accurately Mimic True Hearing

A new research project which will examine the three steps of hearing in the bush-cricket’s ear could lead to improved miniaturised sensors which more accurately mimic true hearing.


Independent Films from Around the World to Be Showcased in International Film Festival

More than 60 independent films from 20 different countries will be showcased this month as part of an international festival celebrating original work and the independent film-making community. 

Visit Lincoln Artwork

Steampunk Meets RAF in Winning Imaginative Artwork

A unique piece of artwork combining the Royal Air Force's centenary celebrations and one of the world's largest and longest running Steampunk festivals has won the hearts of voters and will now adorn the front cover of a popular magazine. 


New Report Tackles Gender Diversity in Scottish Parliamentary Committees

A new report examines gender diversity of witnesses to Scottish Parliamentary committees and provides a series of recommendations to improve the diversity of witnesses invited to provide oral evidence.

Royal Charters

Rare Collection of Royal Charters to Be Preserved for Future Generations

A rare collection of royal charters dating back to the 12th century will be restored as part of a new project to preserve the precious documents for future generations. The project is a partnership between the University of Lincoln and the City of Lincoln Council.  


The Conflict Between Males and Females Could Replace the Evolution of New Species

New research shows that males and females of the same species can evolve to be so different that they prevent other species from evolving or colonising habitats, challenging long-held theories on the way natural selection drives the evolution of biodiversity.

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Expert comment

The University of Lincoln has a wealth of academic expertise available to offer media comment and analysis across an extensive array of subject areas - from agri-robotics and animal behaviour, to mental health and medieval history. Find an expert by contacting the University Press Office.

University of Lincoln in the Headlines

Logo and Images

The University of Lincoln's logo, our coat of arms, is a registered trademark of the University and a key part of our corporate identity.

Media wishing to use the University's logo or to source stock images or b-roll footage of the University should contact the Press Office for licensing permissions and high resolution files.

We maintain a comprehensive image library of our campus, facilities, staff and students, along with a range of other multimedia content suitable for editorial use.

Staff and students of the University can request the logo or stock images for use in University projects by emailing, or through the Communications, Development and Marketing area of The Portal.

For more information on our brand guidelines, please see our Corporate Identity page.

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Contact the Press Office

Media enquiries relating to the University of Lincoln should be directed to the University Press Office in the first instance. Get in touch on:
+44(0)1522 886244

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