North Features is the features department of Ross Parry Press Agency, the largest agency in the North of the UK.  We are also part of SWNS – the largest independent press agency in the UK with a national reach and several regional offices.

We send out hundreds of stories and pictures each week to the national and regional press.  With over 30 years of industry experience we guarantee a personal service that is second to none.
We’re based in the heart of Yorkshire, making us the first point of call for selling your story.  We are your local path to the national press.

Dealing with national editors can seem daunting so we’ll do the hard work for you.  We’re independent, which means we can secure you the highest amount of money for your story.  Like all top press agencies, we are paid directly from the publications for preparing and writing the content, so our service is completely free to you.  You’ll get paid 100% of the price you’ve been offered by the publication for your story.

Meet the features editor:


Matt is features editor at Ross Parry and heads up the features team. He has worked with the national media for six years.

Matt has written hundreds of articles, published in national newspapers and women’s magazines. He specialises in real-life stories and works with That’s Life, New, Reveal, Closer, Take a Break, Chat, Pick Me Up, Woman, Woman’s Own, Real People, Bella and Best.

In a highly-competitive market you can rely on Matthew to secure you the best possible deal for your story.
Reliable and trustworthy, he’ll take away the stress of dealing with national editors and do the hard work for you.

Matthew and the features team is supported by the news team, our award winning pictures desk and the wider SWNS group (which is the UK’s largest independent press agency with offices spanning the country).  North Features is a national company with a local and personal touch.