Media Centre

Contact:

For further media information, images, filming/photography requests or to arrange a visit to Emirates Spinnaker Tower, please contact:
Harry Scott
PR Executive
T: 02392 857534
M: 07713 307925
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.

Press Releases:

Downloadable versions of current press releases are listed below:

09 March 2017: Emirates Spinnaker Tower Announces Return of Sky Dining events with Stephanie Moon
14 March 2017: Champagne Sundays at Emirates Spinnaker Tower
02 April 2017: Daring Strait Jacket Escape set to amaze Tower Visitors
07 June 2017: Emirates Spinnaker Tower Launches New Wave of Educational Resources

Images:

 

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 Harry Scott 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 hospitality@spinnakertower.co.uk

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 2017 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 Unlocked, 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.

The Royal Mint Experience
The Royal Mint Experience is the only place in the world where you can watch the United Kingdom’s coins being made.  Go behind the scenes to follow the journey of a coin from a blank to bank in our 45 minute guided factory experience.  Experience the sights, sounds and smells of thousands of glistening new coins, hot off the press and get the chance to strike your very own coin.   In addition, the interactive exhibition is full of fascinating facts, exhibits and some of the rarest coins in history.  Here, you can test your knowledge of the coins that have been made for countries around the world, get up close to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic medals, and listen to the stories of those whose bravery has been rewarded with the UK’s gallantry and service medals.