Welcome to the Media Centre
This section provides details of new items added to the site as well as a full archive of our press releases and statements.
The opening hours for the Press Office are Monday to Friday between 9:00 and 17:00.
The Press Office
151 Buckingham Palace Road
Main telephone: 020 3080 7651
Out of hours: 07770 446 189
For urgent calls outside these press office hours please contact the duty press officer on : 07770 446 189.
We now have a Twitter channel for press releases and news statements, giving you another way to find out the latest news from the MHRA in real time.
Press enquiries should be made through the Press Office.
Latest news and press releases
24 May 2013 | MHRA bank holiday opening hours
The MHRA will be closed on Monday 27 May and Tuesday 28 May 2013. We will re-open as normal on Wednesday 29 May 2013.
23 May 2013 | Press release: Re-appointment to Agency Board
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency today announced the re-appointment of Mr. John Williams CBE as a non-executive director of the Agency Board.
23 May 2013 | Re-appointment to Agency Board (5098Kb)
There is a current interruption to supplies of Liothyronine 20 microgram tablets, manufactured by Amdipharm Mercury Company Ltd. This article gives further information and advice.
21 May 2013 | Policy for handling conflicts of interest
We have published a policy on our approach to handling potential conflicts of interest (COI) arising out of the merger with the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) of the National Institute of Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), and the separate launch within the MHRA of the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).
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This section of the site includes press releases and statements issued by the MHRA.