Enquiries from press and media are welcome
Royal Signals Museum – home to Ptarmigan, the first digital, mobile phone
We have worked with producers and researchers on a variety of TV programmes, films and with radio as well as with prestigious organisations, industry and the press for special articles and features.
Recent press and media credits include
- The One Show BBC1
- Flog It
- Antiques Road Show
- Dick and Dom – Absolute genius for CBBC
- London Wall
- Storage Hoarders (ITV)
- YAP films – Canada
- The Railway Man starring Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine and Nicole Kidman
- National Trust
- Bullets, Boots and Bandages BBC 4
Every single campaign since 1920 has had a Royal Signals communication element
Expertise and access
The museum has access to a number of subject matter experts who can give a historical perspective on a wide-range of communications and artefacts from the Crimean to the present day. Areas we cover include telegraphy, telephony, wireless, satellite, microwave, IT and cyber as well as the niche fields of electronic warfare and counter measures, SoE and Ptarmigan.
We can provide access to original WW1 Royal Naval Division trenches*
We have extensive library, archive and research facilities.
*The loan of any equipment and filming in the museum and access to historical sites, kit and artefacts are subject to terms and conditions. Please contact us for details.