Media Centre

Press and media enquiries

The communications team at Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is responsible for answering all media enquiries, issuing news releases, organising events and photo calls, overseeing the council’s electronic communications including the website, managing marketing campaigns, graphic design and producing the council’s main publications including Basingstoke and Deane Today.

For all media enquiries call 01256 845220 or email

Communications team

The team is made up of:

  • Communications and Marketing Manager – Sara Shepherd
  • Senior Communications Officer – Krissy Lloyd
  • Senior Communications Officer – Hayley Griffith
  • Communications Officer - Joanne Stamp
  • Communications Officer (temporary) - Donna Jones
  • Communications Apprentice - Amy Hawkins
  • Graphic Designer - Rebecca Tonkin
  • Graphic Designer - Nicole Hughes

Twitter and Facebook

For all the latest news, follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook.

Press releases

For all the latest council news, visit our press releases webpage

Basingstoke & Deane Today

Basingstoke & Deane Today is delivered to over 73,000 homes in the borough twice a year. View the current edition and past issues of the borough newspaper.

Councillors and Council meetings

For information on council meeting dates, please view our Calendar of meetings webpage

For information on individual committee meetings, please view our Committees and their meetings webpage

To find out who your borough councillor is, visit our Borough Councillors' webpage

Contact us

  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Thursday
    8.30am to 5pm
    8.30am to 4.30pm