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.
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Latest news and press releases
21 Nov 2014 | MHRA response to European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) recommendation on availability of ellaOne
MHRA responds to the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA's) recommendation on the availability of ellaOne emergency contraceptive without a prescription.
06 Nov 2014 | Advertising case reports - October 2014
Advertising complaint cases upheld in October
Report produced as part of ongoing work and at the request of the Chief Medical Officer.
MHRA are supporting a European Commission-sponsored project being run to research the online trade in fake medicines across Europe.
03 Nov 2014 | Press Release : Professor Sir Michael Rawlins appointed Chair of Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency today announced the appointment of Professor Sir Michael Rawlins as its new Chair. He will take up post formally from 01 December 2014 and his appointment will be for three years.
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This section of the site includes press releases and statements issued by the MHRA.