Presskits.co.uk is a free resource for all registered broadcast journalists. The site carries a wide range of stories and programme content for TV and radio producers, presenters and journalists as well as web editors.
Our stories are categorised by genre or medium to help you find what you want as swiftly as possible. Genres range from Finance, Health & Beauty to Motoring etc and mediums include radio, the web and TV.
Once the user has the found the content they want, they can either download any digital content or contact our media team for more information.
As well as editorial content Presskits.co.uk also offers competition prizes.
Stories and content
To support the content posted on this site we offer a range of options to help you cover the story.
Interviews – We offer dozens of interview opportunities with experts, celebrities and brand spokespeople every week. If you want to book an interview you can do so either by emailing or calling the media team so that we can confirm timings and technical details
Releases – each story will carry a written release with details of the story plus – where available – supporting research and reports
Photos – digital images of spokespeople plus brand logos are downloadable where available
Web-ready pages – For stories targeting web editors, we can provide web ready pages, promoting webchats, competitions or straight editorial
Audio files – MP3 files of soundbites with interviewees will be available on the site within 48 hours of the interview session being complete. You are welcome to download these and use them in your programming with no copyright restrictions. If music has been used in any packaged items, PRS details will be available
Video files – The site offers MPEG1 quality video files for preview only. If you wish to access broadcast quality versions of the tape the please contact the media team [email protected] or 020 7253 8888.
We also offer a range of prizes for you to offer as competitions prizes to your viewers, listeners and users. Again the prizes are free but by accepting the prize we ask you to use either the brand supplying the prize with a mention or use of a key message when promoting the competition.
We are usually oversubscribed for each competition so we cannot guarantee to fulfil every request but the earlier we get your request the better the chances.
If you are a radio station a further condition of accepting the prizes to use in on air competitions is that you agree to provide us with an ROT afterwards.
Our members include journalists, web editors, programme producers and presenters. Our aim is to provide them with free content that is relevant to their audience. Editorial control of the content they use from this site lies in the hands of the users.
Presskits.co.uk is produced by Marketiers4dc a specialist broadcast communications agency that has been supplying free content to stations, programmes and websites for over a decade. We supply this content in the form of interviews, audio and video files and web pages to hundreds of media organisations every month. We have a dedicated team of 20 people who run our five central London studios and liaise with newsrooms and production desks every day.
The content on this site is free to users. It has been paid for by our clients. They range from government agencies and charities to major corporations and well-known brands
The site has been designed with you, the user, in mind. It allows you to view the stories we have, book interviews and competitions and download whatever digital content you wish to use. However, there will always be someone at the end of a phone if you need help.
To talk to them just call 020 7253 8888 or email [email protected]
This is a dynamic site and we plan to regularly update our content and features using feedback from you, the user. So please contact the team above with any comments and feedback both positive and negative.