The aim of BNF is to disseminate scientifically based nutritional information, so we hope that you find this information useful.

BNF offers an information service to journalists and broadcast media, providing unbiased information and advice on current nutrition issues. If you want a nutrition scientist to provide expert comment and quotes, discuss story ideas, or to see if someone is available to participate in TV or radio interviews, then call the office and you will be put through to our duty nutritionist.

  • Telephone: 020 7557 7930 (media only please)
  • Office hours are 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • Email:

Unfortunately, we are unable to answer personal nutrition queries over the telephone. Hopefully you will be able to find the information you need using the ‘search’ facility on our website.

Last reviewed 29/01/2013. Next review due 29/01/2016