Population Matters

Media Coverage

Media Coverage

Coverage of Population Matters in the Media


Squashing our planet
Oxfordshire Guardian
8 August 2017

South Today – Oxford: Big Foot
BBC South Today
3 August 2017

Big Foot makes big statement outside Museum of Natural History
The Oxford Mail
3 August 2017

Big Foot makes big statement outside Museum of Natural History
The Oxford Times
3 August 2017

Museum ‘must tell of human risk to nature’
The Times
14 July 2017

Nature versus nurture of a growing human population
The Guardian
12 July 2017

Want to save the planet? Don’t have children! Study finds bringing new life into the world is the most destructive thing you can do to the environment
The Daily Mail
12 July 2017

La planète de plus en plus petite
Metro World News
11 July 2017

Migration puts UK’s soaring population on course to overtake France in 2nd place in EU
RT
11 July 2017

UK to have biggest population in Europe within a generation
The Times
11 July 2017

Migration puts UK’s soaring population on course to overtake France in 2nd place in EU
Newsline
11 July 2017

UK narrows gap to France population as total rises more than 400,000 to 65.8m
News & Star
10 July 2017

Mapping the future: Smarter planning for smarter cities
Computer Business Review
30 June 2017

Pressure on services as population continues to rise
Barrhead News
28 June 2017

Migrant numbers rocket as Britain’s population rose by 538,000 last year
The Express
23 June 2017

UK population hits 65.6 million after sharpest annual rise since 1947
The Mail
22 June 2017

Population growth sharpest in 70 years after ‘record’ migration levels
The Telegraph
22 June 2017

UK population hits 65.6 million after sharpest annual rise since 1947
Belfast Telegraph
22 June 2017

British population shows sharpest growth since 1947 – ONS
RT
22 June 2017

UK population sees sharpest rise in 70 YEARS driven by immigration and higher life expectancy as London moves toward ‘Megacity’ status

The Daily Mail
22 June 2017

UK population hits 65.6 Million after sharpest annual rise since 1947
Evening Express
22 June 2017

One-off screening of a new documentary at Kendal
The Westmorland Gazette
29 May 2017

Why 7.5 billion people on Earth is bad news
ZME Science
16 May 2017

Earth’s population just hit 7.5 billion people
Inhabitat
15 May 2017

Businesses warned of increasingly finite resources as global population passes 7.5 billion
edie.net
15 May 2017

Population Matters: Have We Reached 7.5 Billion?
YubaNet.com
28 April 2017

A global population of nine billion is sustainable
BBC Radio 4 – Glass Half Full
19 April 2017

Springwatch’s Chris Packham says overcrowding in UK will have “profound impact” on country
Daily Mirror
3 April 2017

The Big Questions, Episode 9 Series 10
BBC One
5 March 2017

Britain’s population will pass 70 million in less than 10 years because of EU expansion, experts say
The Daily Mail
3 March 2017

UK’s population to pass 70million within the next decade – and will be bigger than Germany and France by 2050
Daily Mirror
3 March 2017

Boosting birthrates in China, Thailand, Hong Kong and South Korea not the key to future economic success
PoundSterling Live
10 February 2017

Population boom could ‘bring nation to a standstill’
The Times
17 January 2017

England’s booming population spells commuter hell for drivers
RT
9 January 2017

England’s soaring population could bring roads to a standstill and choke the environment by 2030
The Daily Mail
9 January 2017

Achievement2015/16: News — 350 mentions in the UK press

David Attenborough Has an Important Warning About Human Population
ScienceAlert
11 November 2016

A Living Planet? Or endless population growth? We can’t have both
The Ecologist
27 October 2016

Laurie Marsh: ‘Accumulating money for its own sake is called greed. I’d rather give it all away’
The Hampstead & Highgate Express
20 October 2016

Most populous UK city regions saw number of people grow by 885,000 in four years
BT News
12 October 2016

Letters to the Editor: Demography or bust?
The Economist (online edition)
17 September 2016

Poles are now Britain’s biggest migrant group
The Times
26 August 2016

Comment: Effective framing
Environmental Funders Network
18 August 2016

People who don’t have children benefit our environment more than any campaign — it’s time to celebrate them
The Independent
8 August 2016

Earth is now in overdraft for this year: We’ve used up the planet’s resources for 2016 in less than eight months
The Daily Mail
8 August 2016

Net migration fuels increase in households
The Times
13 July 2016

Britain’s population to overtake France as growing migrant families flock to UK in droves
The Express
11 July 2016

Overpopulation: Are smaller families better for the environment?
The IPF
11 July 2016

World Population Day: Building a sustainable future
The Huffington Post
11 July 2016

UK population set to overtake France’s by 2026 say EU economists
International Business Times
9 July 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Daily Mail
24 June 2016

Northern Ireland’s population hits record high
The Irish News
24 June 2016

Immigration pushes UK population to 65 million
The Times
23 July 2016

UK population grows by half a million in a year to reach 65.1 million
The Independent
23 June 2016

Scots population up by 25,400 as UK population tops 65 million
The Scotsman
23 June 2016

Net migration pushes UK population to over 65 million as London grows by 135,000 people
London Evening Standard
23 June 2016

UK population rises to 65.1 million after increase of 513,000 in a year
Daily Mirror
23 June 2016

UK population hits 65 million mark for the first time
The Express
23 June 2016

UK population now at 65 million as 135,000 more people now call London home
London Loves Business
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Shropshire Star
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Daily Echo
23 June 2016

UK population tops 65 million for first time
The Yorkshire Post
23 June 2016

UK population tops 65 million for the first time
The Daily Record
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Midlands Express and Star
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Belfast Telegraph
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Isle of Man Today
23 June 2016

Over 15,000 people moved to the South West from outside the UK in one year
Cornish Guardian
23 June 2016

More than 15,000 people from outside UK moved to South West in one year
Plymouth Herald
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
St Helens Star
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Wirral Globe
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Chorley Citizen
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Dorset Echo
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Keighley News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Campaign Series
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Worcester News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Runcorn & Widnes World
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Crewe Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
South Cotswolds Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bolton News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Witney Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Basildon Recorder
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Malton & Pickering Mercury
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Somerset County Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Malvern Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Penarth Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Darlington & Stockton Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Mid Devon Star
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Chelmsford Weekly News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Halesowen News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Epsom Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Hillingdon Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bury Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Halifax Evening Courier
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Hereford Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Ealing Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Free Press Series
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Winsford Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Ilkley Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bradford Telegraph & Argus
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Braintree & Wiltham Times
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Leigh Journal
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Southend Standard
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Buxton Advertiser
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Cotswold Journal
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Lancaster & Morecambe Citizen
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Westmorland Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Oxford Mail
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Northwhich Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bromsgrove Advertiser
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Barry & District News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Hampshire Chronicle
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Lancashire Telegraph
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Dudley News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Chard & Ilminster News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Northern Echo
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bridport & Lyme Regis News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Argus
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Kingston Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Knutsford Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Evesham Journal
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bicester Advertiser
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Littlehampton Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Messenger Newspapers
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Slough & Windsor Observer
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Basildon Echo
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
St Albans & Harpenden Review
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Stroud News & Journal
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Gazette & Herald
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Ledbury Reporter
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
This Is The West Country
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Falmouth Packet
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Wimbledon Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Halstead Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Yeovil Express
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Basingstoke Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Banbury Cake
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Surrey Comet
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
South Wales Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Brentwood Weekly News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Bournemouth Echo
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Herald Series
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Middlewich Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Harwich & Manningtree Series
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
The Wiltshire Gazette & Herald
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Epping Forest Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Tivyside Advertiser
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Daventry Express
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Clacton & Frinton Gazette
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Stourbridge News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Newmarket Journal
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Hartlepool Mail
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Asian Image
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
BT News
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Your Local Guardian
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
Wales Farmer
23 June 2016

Population tops 65 million for first time
News Shopper
23 June 2016

Letters: Low birth rate
The Times
07 June 2016

Immigration will raise population by four million
The Times
26 May 2016

Population of London to grow to 10 million by 2024
i News
26 May 2016

Good news, ladies! Men to outnumber women in Plymouth by 2020
Plymouth Herald
26 May 2016

Britain braced for explosion in OAP numbers
Daily Mirror
26 May 2016

London population set to hit 9.7m in 2024
BT News
25 May 2016

Letters: More people means greater congestion
Evening Standard
19 May 2016

Sir David Attenborough at 90: An A to Z
The Telegraph
1 May 2016

Letters to the Editor: The Queen has set an example of service we could all learn from
Evening Standard
21 April 2016

Letters: Outside the EU, Britain would be free to spend its money how it pleased
The Telegraph
19 April 2016

EU migrants responsible for one in 10 births in UK
Breitbart London
17 March 2016

EU immigrants responsible for one in 10 births
The Times
17 March 2016

One in six of all new European babies now born in UK
The Express
16 March 2016

This city can only grow by so much
Evening Standard
29 February 2016

London’s population ‘to rise by one million in next 10 years’
Evening Standard
25 February 2016

Population growth
The Times
17 February 2016

Perhaps Malthus was right after all
The Huffington Post
13 February 2016

Only fewer humans can save the world
The Times
13 February 2016

Our city does not need more people
Evening Standard
2 February 2016

Hunters and Hunted
The Huffington Post
21 December 2015

The gift to the future
Remember A Charity
17 December 2015

Another win for the politics of aggression
The Independent
5 December 2015

636,000 migrants arrive in UK in one year, say goodbye to the Britain you know say experts
The Express
1 December 2015

Lower birthrates needed for world to cut carbon emissions
Chinadialogue
9 November 2015

UK population expected to rise by almost 10 million in 25 years
The Guardian
29 October 2015

We were also quoted by numerous other print, broadcast and online media outlets covering this story.

Chris Packham: ‘I have nothing against cats; it is the cat-owners’
The Guardian
9 October 2015

Seven reasons why some progressives don’t get population
OurKingdom
28 September 2015

World population rises
The Times
15 September 2015

Kim Cattrall and the population debate: not having children is a gift to the world
The Guardian
14 September 2015

Climate change, conflict and a growing refugee crisis: the future is here
The News Hub
8 September 2015

Europe witnessing massive migration from Syria
The Kashmir Times
6 September 2015

Britain to overtake Germany as population climbs to 76m
The Times
1 September 2015

Britain to overtake Germany as EU nation with highest population
Breitbart
1 September 2015

Use the experience older workers have developed
The Financial Times (print edition)
27 August 2015

Migrants fuel rise in Britain double that of the whole EU
The Express (print edition)
26 August 2015

Jeremy Corbyn wouldn’t need to be in government to disrupt the country
The Telegraph
23 August 2015

Family planning
The Scotsman
18 August 2015

The fate of the Earth and population growth
The Times
18 August 2015

Population explosion – a time to act
Green Christian
17 August 2015

Population: What if we don’t stop growing?
BBC News
15 August 2015

Tiffany Jenkins: Fertility is down across the world
The Scotsman
14 August 2015

What if the UK population keeps growing?
BBC News
14 August 2015

The Guardian view on population control: empowering women may not save the environment
The Guardian
2 August 2015

World population is set to hit 9.7 billion by 2050
The Daily Mail
29 July 2015

Grey Britain: A third of us will be over the age of 60 by 2050
The Express
29 July 2015

Migrant baby boom will see demand for secondary school places rise by a fifth
The Express
23 July 2015

Can you afford to have more than one child?
Women 24
17 July 2015

Population overload: Britain now houses almost one in eight of all EU residents
The Express
11 July 2015

UK’s population rockets thanks to immigration – so when will Cameron close our borders?
The Express
26 June 2015

UK population increases by 500,000, official figures show
BBC News
25 June 2015

UK population at record high, with net migration the biggest driver
The Guardian
25 June 2015

Migrants push UK population to record high of 64.6 million
The Financial Times
25 June 2015

UK population reaches record 64.6 million – growing by 500,000 in a year
Daily Mirror
25 June 2015

The new UK population figure is pretty mind-blowing
Metro
25 June 2015

UK population reaches record 64.6m
The Northern Echo
25 June 2015

We were also quoted by numerous other print, broadcast and online media outlets covering this story.

Pope ‘ignored population issue’
The Times
20 June 2015

Women, careers and when to have children
The Times
6 June 2015

Kent election candidates clash over population growth
BBC News
28 April 2015

Why being childfree is good for everyone
We’re {Not} Having a Baby!
21 April 2015

Quarter of Britons will be from an ethnic minority within decades
The Times
20 April 2015

The whopping £130million benefits bill that is being raked in by Britain’s big families
The Express
26 March 2015

How the man swarm eats the Earth
Earth Island Journal
18 March 2015

Challenging our children’s carbon footprint
The Huffington Post
18 March 2015

2015 challenges: demographic shifts
The Guardian
16 March 2015

Why population matters to Green Economy
Green Economy Coalition
4 March 2015

Sex education in the 21st century: moving from individual to global
Population Growth
2 March 2015

The Greens need coherent policies on population and immigration
The Ecologist
9 February 2015

What can businesses do to cope with overpopulation?
HR Director
5 February 2015

Capital shows the strain of surge in its population
The Times
26 January 2015

Action, not excuses, needed on population and migration
The Ecologist
7 January 2015