Welcome! We are the UK’s largest, oldest and most respected independent press agency, providing the national press with up to 20% of all daily news content. We work with every major publication and network & guarantee to pay the most for your stories, photos and video content.
If you want to sell a story or photo to the press, you’re in the right place. To sell a story to the national press, simply complete the 2 Minute Valuation form on this page, call our hotline: 0800 622 6511 (or +44 01179 066 505 if you’re calling from a mobile or from overseas).
SWNS is the largest and most established press agency in the UK. For over 50 years we’ve been supplying the entire UK and overseas press with hundreds of stories, news articles and features every day. In addition, SWNS has journalists and offices spanning the country. We provide national magazines, newspapers and TV shows with everything from world exclusives to funny pet stories. No story is too large or too small and we cannot be competed with in terms of fees or reach.
Sell a story: Simply fill out the form on the right hand side of this page to discover how much your story or photo is worth; we’ll let you know straight away. Our offices span the country and our service is free to you – there is no obligation. On this website you can read some of our incredible stories that have made it into the press recently, or you can get more information about the story buying process on pages like this one: How to Sell my Story.
SWNS is the largest press agency in the UK. Each day, every major newspaper and magazine calls us to find out which stories we have for sale. Our service is free and won’t cost you a penny. Because we auction your story to the highest bidder we guarantee you the highest fee (if you want to read more about how much your story is likely to be worth see the How Much Is My Story Worth page). Unlike many other agencies, we also have the ability to place your story in every single magazine and newspaper. If you’ve got a story, this is how it works:
At SWNS, our team of expert journalists will help you sell your story ensuring the whole world hears it. We will guide you through the process from start to finish, securing you the best possible coverage for your story and ensuring it is told sensitively and accurately. We can help you to appear anywhere from newspapers and magazines through to national TV interviews and feature-length documentaries. Or if you have some shocking pictures or dramatic video footage, we will get you fantastic cash rewards for these too.
SellusYourStory.com was created by SWNS to be your gateway to the national press. With an unrivalled reputation we have produced top news stories and features for over 50 years. We have a consistent presence in the national press. Therefore, selling your story with us is incredibly simple. By filing out the quick and easy form we can review your story and get back to you straight away. Alternatively you can contact us on our FREE VALUATION LINE ON: 0800 622 6511 or drop the team an email at: [email protected]
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about selling your story. Our features, news or pictures department will be happy to give you any additional information that you can’t find on this website. We’ve done our best to give you all of the information that you need. Here are some useful links to help answer any frequently asked questions just click on the relevant text links:
Hopefully you can find all of the info you need, but don’t hesitate to get in touch if you want to know anything else about selling a story to a newspaper or magazine.
SWNS is the largest, most trusted, and most established press agency in the UK. Our offices span the country. Each day all of the national magazine and newspaper editors call our office for a list of the content we have for sale. Every major publication and television company in the world receives our newswire. This means that any magazine that is interested in running your story will contact us.
Your story will be written to the length and style that the target publications demand. Our team of writers and trained journalists are experts at writing for all publications. Furthermore, and most importantly, your is told exactly how you want it to be.
SWNS employ professional, discreet and friendly staff, so you can rest assured that your story is handled correctly.
SWNS/SellUsYourStory.com has an impeccable reputation for the accuracy of its content. SWNS is the most trusted independent press agency in the UK.
Our company has not, and will never, engage in any immoral activity in order to find stories. We always adhere to the IPSO code of conduct and operate within the law. As such, we rely on people like you to come forward and share your story.
Finally, we take every care and precaution to ensure the accuracy of our media content. To read more about SWNS, please visit our About SWNS page.