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UCL has a significant presence in the media, whether it's expertise provided by UCL academics or news about the university itself.

Brexit: now it’s a battle over who governs Britain

In an article which assesses the recent Brexit debate on trade relationships, Martin Kettle reflects on political alliances, referencing the launch of UCL’s Independent Commission on Referendums and suggests the report is ‘one of the very few serious attempts to get to grips with the question that remains at the root of our present political discontents: whether referendums can coexist with representative democracy.’ Read: The Guardian

Published: Jul 19, 2018 11:57:00 AM

Improving London's housing supply

In a letter to the Times, 36 housing experts, including Visiting Professor, Dr Janice Morphet, (UCL Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment), call on the Government to diversify the housing supply, speed up the provision of new housing and fulfil the ambitions of the Letwin Review. Read: The Times

Published: Jul 19, 2018 10:05:50 AM

The power of data

Dr Hannah Fry (UCL Advanced Spatial Analysis) comments on the collection of data, how it has changed and the risks and opportunities that come with data collection. Listen: BBC Radio 4 (from 5 min, 35 secs)

Published: Jul 18, 2018 3:57:51 PM