Communications and Media Enquiries

Corporate Communications

Cumbria County Council's Corporate Communications Team provides a press officer service Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5.30pm. Please find below contact details and information. 

We do not provide an out-of-hours or weekend duty press officer service for normal enquiries that can be dealt with within normal office hours. However if you have a media enquiry only and this requires an urgent or emergency response outside of normal office hours then please contact Senior Communications Manager, Sara Turnbull on 07825 340595 /

For general media enquiries, please email - and always CC this address into any email when you are approaching Communications Officers directly.

Adam Lewis is Cumbria County Council's Communications Media Officer and can be contacted during normal office hours (as above) on:

Mobile: 07557 499129, or