The press office deals with enquiries from the media on any aspect of the work of the Telephone
Preference Service. Please note, these contact details are for media professionals only. For general
enquiries, please visit our Contact Us section for further assistance.
Ed Owen, Press Officer on 0207 291 3324 or Ed.Owen@dma.org.uk.
TPS in the News and Press Releases
Five-fold increase in TPS applications as new legislation approaches
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Independent: How to stop nuisance calls, spam texts and endless messages about mis-sold PPI
Marketing Week: Electioneering must not delay action on nuisance calls
The Drum: DMA renews push for government nuisance calls consultation following new report on TPS effectiveness
Daily Mail: Lloyds Bank tells staff to phone customers about savings accounts - even if they have opted out of marketing calls
Daily Mail: Cold caller sold me a pointless call blocker
B2B marketing: Then and now
Marketing Week: Get serious about the data supply chain or your business will suffer
Marketing Week: Telemarketing accreditation scheme takeup 'slow'
TPS chief warns telemarketers of increased risk of fines as trading standards enforces TPS laws for first time
Which?: Is it a scam when companies claim to block nuisance calls?
Marketing Week: Half-measures won’t stop nuisance calls and spam texts
Guardian: Nuisance calls: hang up on firms asking you to pay to stop them
TPS launches first telemarketing industry certification scheme
BBC News: Nuisance calls: Direct Marketing Association on TPS service
Marketing Week: Ofcom needs power to trace nuisance calls, says BT
Ofcom: ICO and Ofcom Joint Action Plan – Tackling Nuisance Calls and Messages
Sky News: New Tool To Beat Nuisance Marketing Callers
Telegraph: No hiding from nuisance calls
BBC News: Nuisance telephone calls 'overhaul needed'
Sky News: Nuisance Calls: Opt-Out Service 'Failing'
Daily Mail: Nuisance calls nightmare: Blocking service 'fails to stop' phone pests
Guardian: Which? demands government action on cold calls
Call Centre: Breaking TPS legislation, is it really worth it?
Guardian: Citizens Advice urges cold calling ban after Ofcom study
Telegraph: How to stop nuisance calls and junk mail
ITV Wales: Telephone Preference Service responds to nuisance call figures
Data Guidance: ICO starts crackdown on cold-calling spammers
Telegraph: Cold-calling firm fined £90,000 in first penalty of its kind
Herald Scotland: Legal first as kitchen firm DM Design fined for nuisance phone calls
DMA: ICO fines Glasgow firm £90,000 for nuisance calls
Guardian: Which? calls for government action on nuisance phone calls and texts
Recombu.com: PPI spam and unwanted calls more than double, reports Ofcom
ITV Wales: MPs debate new laws to tackle 'irritating' nuisance calls
ITV Wales: Nuisance calls: 'Some companies ignore the law'
Guardian: Plagued by nuisance phone calls
Yorkshire Evening Post: Consumer: Hang up on computer hackers
Yorkshire Evening Post: Woman’s bid to end nuisance phone calls
Telegraph: Complaints over nuisance callers increase by 143%
Which?: Nuisance calls companies named and shamed
BBC News: Commissioner names firms over 'nuisance' marketing calls
Call Centre: Consumer bites back: telemarketers beware!
BBC News: Cold Calling - The victim who fought back - and won
DMA: DMA welcomes new consumer guide as ‘next step forward’ in protecting telemarketing and mobile sectors
DMA: Industry urges ICO to get tough on spam text