Contacting the Press Office
Members of the media can contact the Press Office for any help they need to put a story together, whether you have an enquiry about our services, would like to receive our press releases, are seeking a comment from a Council spokesperson or need other information.
We ask that you don't contact officers or Council Members directly. The Press Office is here to help and will be able to get you information quickly and accurately.
You can contact:
- Samantha Dordoy (Communications Manager) for queries relating to emergencies, housing, public health, recycling and waste, community safety and community sport.
Call: 01245 606459
- Laura Simpson (Communications Manager) for enquiries relating to elections, finance, planning and development management, emergencies and legal matters.
Call: 01245 606795
- Julie Weight (Communications Officer) for queries relating to arts, culture, leisure centres, weddings, lifestyle articles, the Civic and Cramphorn Theatres, Chelmsford Museum and Sandford Mill.
Call: 01245 606984
- Michael Marston (Marketing, Events & Engagement Team Assistant) for queries relating to staff communications.
Call: 01245 606982
If you are not sure who to contact, you can send an email and copy us all in.
You can also view our City Life newsletter for stories and information.