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The Nuffield Trust is closed over the Christmas period.

This page details out of hours arrangement for contacting the press office and speaking to a Nuffield Trust spokesperson from now until 5th January: 


Contact number

Contact name

19 – 24 December

Usual press office number or 07920 04 3676

Mark Dayan

24-28 December

07825 510 527

Daniel Reynolds

28 December – 5 January

07920 043 709

Leonora Merry


Our Qualitywatch indicators and NHS in Numbers pages are useful resources for journalists interested in long term trends on performance and spending.


Nuffield Trust is an authoritative and independent source of evidence-based research and policy analysis to improve health care in the UK. Our independence and expertise mean we are well placed to be a source of expert and impartial analysis for the media.

View our most recent press releases below. An archive of our previous press releases is also available.

Contact us

If you wish to keep in touch with our latest news, receive embargoed press releases or contact one of our spokespeople, please contact Leonora Merry or Mark Dayan in our press office on 020 7462 0555 or via email. Journalists with urgent out-of-hours media enquiries should contact the duty press officer on 07920 043709.

Our experts

We have a range of spokespeople that provide comment and analysis to the media on our areas of expertise, and that contribute to health policy debates. They regularly contribute articles and are happy to provide background briefings to journalists. Access biographical details of our experts.

Latest press releases

  1. 10 Dec 2014

    Pharmacists at risk of missing out on front-line NHS role

    Leadership divisions and fragmented funding arrangements mean that pharmacists could miss out on new plans giving them the chance to treat patients more directly unless the profession can make a coherent case for change, the Nuffield Trust says.

  2. 30 Nov 2014

    Nuffield Trust responds to Autumn Statement announcements

    Nigel Edwards, chief executive of the Nuffield Trust, responds to George Osborne's announcements about NHS spending increases in the Autumn Statement.

  3. 11 Nov 2014

    Nuffield Trust response to NAO report on Better Care Fund

    The Nuffield Trust's Nigel Edwards responds to the NAO report on Better Care Fund. 

  4. 4 Nov 2014

    GPs must find strength in numbers to overcome staffing crunch and funding cuts, new analysis reveals

    A looming staffing crunch and significant funding cuts in the last year alone mean that general practice in England must innovate to survive, according to new research published today by the Nuffield Trust. 

  5. 22 Oct 2014

    Health service cannot continue with ‘business as usual’: Nuffield Trust responds to NHS England Forward View

    Nigel Edwards responds to the NHS England Forward View and outlines three challenges for NHS England.


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