Media Centre


For further media information, images, filming/photography requests or to arrange a visit to Emirates Spinnaker Tower, please contact:
Olivia Scammell
PR Executive
T: 02392 8575334
Email me by clicking here

Press Pack:

Please feel free to download our Press Pack for everything you need to know about Emirates Spinnaker Tower. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch.


Images are downloadable from our Dropbox gallery and are for press use only. If there is a specific type of shot you are looking for which you can’t see in our image gallery or you require a higher resolution image, we will do our best to find something suitable in our image files.

Press Visits:

We offer complimentary visits to all journalists writing a piece about Emirates Spinnaker Tower or about Portsmouth as a destination, provided they complete a contact form on arrival. Please contact Olivia Scammell to book in your visit.

Lighting requests:

Show lighting can be booked for corporate or private events. Please contact our hospitality team for more information by calling 023 9285 7532 or emailing

Find out more about charity lighting requests by clicking here.

Filming and photography:

All filming and commercial photography requests should be made with plenty of notice. Please download our Filming at Emirates Spinnaker Tower 2019 guidelines document. We welcome filming requests and are open to working with camera crews on a variety of projects. Please just ask!

Additional information for Student filming requests can be found here.

About Emirates Spinnaker Tower:

Soaring 170 metres high, the Spinnaker Tower is the centrepiece of the £38 million ‘Renaissance of Portsmouth Harbour’ redevelopment project, combining stunning views by day or night with great shopping, eating and drinking at Gunwharf Quays.

The building was built and is owned by Portsmouth City Council. It is operated by visitor attraction management specialists, Continuum Attractions.

About Continuum Attractions:

As well as Emirates Spinnaker Tower, Continuum Attractions run a number of other award-winning visitor attractions, including:

Oxford Castle & Prison, Oxford
For the first time in 1000 years, the secrets of Oxford Castle have been Unlocked revealing episodes of violence, executions, great escapes, betrayal and even romance. Walk through these ancient buildings and experience the stories that connect the real people to these extraordinary events.

The Real Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh
Beneath the Royal Mile lies Edinburgh’s deepest secret – a warren of hidden closes where real people lived, worked and died in bygone centuries.

The Canterbury Tales, Canterbury
Embark on a journey of discovery at Canterbury’s most imaginative visitor attraction as you step back to the Middle Ages in this stunning reconstruction of 14th century England, complete with sights, sounds and smells!

York’s Chocolate Story, York
Take a mouth-watering journey through the story of chocolate and confectionery in York. See chocolate come to life, hear generations of chocolate secrets, explore from bean to bar and taste your way through York’s sweet story.

Emmerdale Village Tour
Visit the live working TV set located within the Harewood Estate in Leeds, that has played witness to many a spectacle, open for limited weekends in the summer months.  Saunter past the familiar haunts of Bob’s Café, The Woolpack, the Village Church and rows of stone cottages known as home for over 43 years to your favourite Emmerdale characters.  On this outside walking tour our guides will share secrets, stories and reveal fascinating facts behind the making of the multi award-winning ITV soap.

Emmerdale Studio Experience
The Emmerdale Studio Experience, at the former filming studios of the iconic ITV soap, will take you on a journey to discover how telly is made, showing you how we bring the characters you love and stories you remember to life.  By shining a light on the production process you’ll get to see how everything fits together. From full scale set reconstructions, preserved props and costumes to the secrets behind stunts and special effects; this is your chance to step into the exciting world of telly.

Coronation Street The Tour 

Coronation Street The Tour gives you the chance to explore the sensational outdoor sets at MediaCityUK. On your fully guided tour of the exterior Coronation Street sets, you’ll be able to take in the familiar sights of Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and Victoria Street and recall your favourite storylines as our guides share exciting filming secrets and TELL you how the exciting episodes you watch at home make the journey from set to screen.


Voted Best Family Attraction in North Wales for seven years running, days out don’t get much better than this!  GreenWood is set in 27 exciting acres, and it’s easy to see why it’s a full day out – discovering woodland adventure, awesome attractions and Forest family fun. Make a splash on the UK’s only solar powered water ride, Jump aboard the world’s first people powered roller coaster or zoom down the longest sledge run in Wales! Discover the Enchanted Wood Barn, full of the latest indoor play. Plus, find extraordinary entertainment in the Forest Theatre or get creative in the craft area and make something unique to take home with you!