Media Centre

Providing in-depth information on Mothers' Union for journalists and magazine editors

Mothers' Union's Communications Team handles all media enquiries. To contact us use the details below.

In addition, the menu (left) links to additional useful material. 

Media enquiries

Phone +44 (0)20 7222 5533 or email  

Out of hours contact +44 (0)7824 374 275 (currently in NY, USA)

Please note that the press phone will be switched off during religious services - please leave a message, or preferably send a text asking for a call back. 

Non media enquiries

Please call our main office number +44 (0)20 7222 5533

Latest News

Happy Birthday to our Patron

Our 4 million members from around the world join together to wish our patron, The Queen, a very Happy 90th Birthday, thanking God for her 64 faithful years of support to the nation and to the Commonwealth.

 Since 1952 we have been privileged that our charity has royal patronage from The Queen and Mothers' Union's values very much align with the importance that Her Majesty places on both family and faith. 


Raids and abductions in Gambella

Mothers’ Union in Ethiopia is mainly based in the Gambella region on the South Sudan border, where the situation has been deteriorating for many months with bomb attacks and various shootings. The community has been on high alert and the situation is volatile. Currently, Gambella hosts 284,000 South Sudanese refugees, mostly of the Nuer ethnic group. 


Thanksgiving and joyful praise, Zambia

Zambia’s First Lady, Esther Lungu joined Lynne Tembey, Worldwide President, and members of Mothers’ Union Zambia yesterday (11th April) at their joy-filled service of Celebration of 80 years of Mothers’ Union in Zambia.   

Addressing the congregation, the First Lady spoke with passion about gender-based violence and the protection of the girl child, giving support and encouragement in one of Mothers’ Union’s key areas of campaigning.