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The Newswire, from the UK and Ireland’s national news agency

PA Media, the national news agency for the UK and the Republic of Ireland, provides a 24/7 feed of verified text, pictures, video, graphics and data to newsrooms around the British Isles and across the world.


Our trusted content reflects every aspect of life from breaking news to sport and entertainment. As well as our main wire, we offer national services such as Scottish and Irish newswires.

Every week our team of 400 journalists and editorial staff produce more than:

One million words

2000 images

500 videos

100 graphics

Our agenda-setting newswire feeds are used by every major national and regional media organisation. PA Media has reporters across the country filing the best in local and national news, as well as specialists in topics such as Finance, Business, Health, Education, the Royal Family and Transport, plus staff at Westminster and the Law Courts. Find out more about PA Media News content here.

Whether you’re giving your readership access to breaking news stories or the latest entertainment exclusive, using our content on your platform offers a simple, cost effective way to drive engagement.

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At the heart of the action. As well as breaking the big stories, we provide previews, match reports and reaction and incisive features, while our data operation takes care of fixtures, results and tables. Our fast, fair and accurate mantra means we can be relied on to deliver, whatever the platform.

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Our Features wire delivers topical and engaging ready-to-publish articles as well as evergreen content enriched with quality images, available for both print and online.


We take advantage of our impressive contacts in the entertainment and lifestyle industry to produce the most compelling celebrity, culture and media news. PA Media also cover the quirky stories that get people talking, the latest games and tech reviews, thought-provoking opinion columns, political pieces, nostalgic and ‘It happened today’ articles, funny lists and more.

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Do you work in PR and Comms?


Giving users exclusive access to PA Media’s breaking newswire at the same time as the media, Mediapoint is our unrivalled news-monitoring solution for non-media customers across the UK. 

Whether you would like to stay abreast of industry news, generate publicity or manage a PR crisis, it can be the critical difference when a story breaks. With Mediapoint you get access to:

  • Round-the-clock access to breaking news
  • Tailored news coverage with lightning-fast alerts
  • Contribute to stories that matter most to you
  • Forward-planning diaries and news schedules
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