As a trusted source of independent and responsive analysis, we regularly comment in the media on a wide range of science and engineering issues. Below you will find a list of all the recent appearances CaSE has made in print, broadcast and electronic media.

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February 2018

Financial Times (12/02): NHS urges easing UK visa rules for non-EU medical recruits

Lexis Nexis (07/02): Building a consensus on immigration—action required

The Hindu (01/02): UK needs more skilled workers


Cambridge News (25/12): Overseas doctors blocked from Addenbrooke's jobs - because their salaries are too low

Nature (08/12): Brexit ‘breakthrough’ draws praise from science policy experts

Times Higher Education (01/12): Independent scrutiny ‘key to success of UK industrial strategy’


Times Higher Education (24/11): Minimum income threshold post-Brexit ‘would deter scientists’

Chemistry World (23/11): Budget begins to reveal how UK will hit research funding target

BBC News (22/11): Research money central to Budget

The Register (20/11): to chuck an extra £2.3bn at R&D ahead of Budget

Science (20/11): United Kingdom promises another shot of cash for R&D

The Times (17/11): EU and innovation

Research Fortnight (15/11): Vallance's talk is to reboot the science advice network

Research Fortnight (15/11): Balancing act


Research Fortnight (20/09): The challenge is to keep science at the centre of Brexit talks

Genome Web (15/09): There is only 1

Science Business (14/09): UK science committee chair calls for more women MPs nominees

Public Technology (14/09): Parties urged to review nomination process after all-male Science and Technology Committee backlash

Science (14/09): After uproar, U.K. Parliament’s science committee now has a female member

The Guardian (13/09): With its lack of diversity, the Science and Technology Committee scores an own goal

New Scientist (12/09): Why does the Science and Technology Committee have no women – and a climate sceptic?

Chemistry World (07/09): UK's post-Brexit wish list of scientific collaborations published

Science Mag (06/09): United Kingdom wants cozy science ties with Europe after Brexit

New Statesman (06/09): The Brexit paper on science reads like a bad Taylor Swift break-up song

Science Business (06/09): UK wants to remain in EU research programmes – and it wants better terms than anyone else

The Guardian (06/09): Scientists fear Brexit brain drain if leaked Home Office proposals implemented

BBC Newsnight (06/09)

BBC News (06/09): Ministers want 'ambitious' post-Brexit research deal

BBC Breakfast (06/09): Close research links with EU 'negotiable' post-Brexit


The Institution of Mechnical Engineers (24/08): Exams are 'failing to prepare school leavers' for engineering careers

The Engineer (18/08): A-Levels: STEM on the rise but teacher crisis deepens

Scottish Herald (09/08): Languages under pressure after fall in pupils taking German and French


Times Higher Education (27/07): Protecting EU links ‘very high priority’ for UK research chief

Times Higher Education (18/07): Brexit department lacks scientific adviser as talks get under way


Research Fortnight (28/06): Double or quits

Royal Society of Biology: Jo Johnson stresses Government commitment to science and announces funding for nuclear fusion project

The Engineer (05/06): CaSE says parties’ Brexit stances will impact STEM

Pan European Networks (01/06): CaSE receives support from political parties


Nature (31/05): Pay-to-view blacklist of predatory journals set to launch

Nature (31/05): Keep shouting to save science

I-News (30/05): What the Tory manifesto means for British science

Nature (20/05): UK political parties promise science funding boost

Research Fortnight (19/05): University leaders welcome Tory pledge to increase R&D spend

The Independent (18/05): Government accused of gagging scientists by misapplying purdah rule

The Times (09/05): Statistical Abuse

The Scotsman (04/05): The stereotype of a scientist leaves little room for women or minorities

Materials World (02/05): Bridging the skills gap


New Scientist (24/04): Why expert evidence can help deliver a good deal for voters


Science (13/03): U.K. scientists prepare for impending break with European Union

Science (08/03): Tech and talent win big in U.K. science budget

Lab News (08/03): Boost for science announced in the budget

Times Higher Education (02/03): Sir Mark Walport: UKRI head with the power to ‘shock’


Nature (28/2): UK scientists welcome changes to controversial research reforms

BBC News (24/2): Minister to enshrine protection for research independence

Nature (21/2): Delay in hiring science advisers intensifies Brexit worries

The Financial Times (16/02): UK steps in to plug science funding gap


The Engineer (18/01): Brexit, Hard times lie ahead

Buzzfeed (17/01): Scientists Are Unconvinced By Theresa May’s Brexit Speech


Times Higher Education (22/12): UK government 'fully endorses' university-industry report

The Guardian (20/12): Scientists need to wake up to the opportunities of Brexit

Research Fortnight (07/12): Research Fortnight and HE debate on the higher education and research bill

Buzzfeed (02/12): Government Changes Rules On Handing Out Cash To Charities Following Kids Company Collapse


Buzzfeed (30/11): We’re Starting To See What Post-Brexit Science In The UK Might Look Like

CCTV (Chinese State TV) (28/11): Dr Sarah Main interviewed on the Autumn Statement

BBC Radio 4 (24/11): Inside Science

The Mancunian (24/11): Government urged to not use EU university staff as "bargaining chips"

Nature (23/11): UK scientists excited by surprise £2-billion government windfall

Financial Times (22/11): Industry welcomes £2bn R&D windfall but queries effect on output

Times Higher Education (21/11): Theresa May announces £2 billion boost for UK research

The Engineer (21/11): Where winners can emerge and grow

Chemistry World (21/11): Prime minister’s vision for innovative UK welcomed

Nature (21/11): Cautious welcome for UK's vague £2 billion research pledge

BBC News at One (21/11): CaSE Director Dr Sarah Main interviewed on Prime Minister's announcement of new R&D investment

BBC News (21/11): PM signals £2bn a year science funding increase

BBC News (21/11): Is this the PM's 'white heat' of technology moment?

BBC Nottingham (21/11): CaSE Deputy Director Naomi Weir interviewed on Prime Minister's announcement of new R&D investment

BBC News (19/11): Academics 'must not be used as Brexit pawns'

The Economist (18/11): British MPs call for immigration guarantees for scientists

Nature (09/11): Brexit chancellor’s annual address is a science nail-biter


The Guardian (25/10): Crowdfunding: the new buzzword for academics needing research money

Science (13/10): A stronger voice for U.K. science—but at what cost?

BBC News 24 (07/10): CaSE Director Dr Sarah Main interviewed on immigration

New Scientist (05/10): Cutting overseas students and skilled migrants will only harm UK

Nature (04/10): Oppose the UK Higher Education and Research Bill


Financial Times (23/08): Brexit: An experiment full of risk for British science 

Science Business (18/08): UK government pledges to guarantee funding for R&D projects that run on after Brexit

The Scientist (16/08): UK Government Guarantees EU Funding

Science (15/08): U.K. scientists get a bit of Brexit relief, at least for grant proposals

Nature (15/08): UK government gives Brexit science funding guarantee

New Scientist (10/08): Cast into limbo, UK science is confronting Brexit uncertainty

The Huffington Post (09/08): Freedom of Movement is Key to Social Mobility in the UK (08/08): FDF signs letteer calling for delayed apprenticeship levy


BBC Radio 4 Today (28/07):  Beatrix Potter and science (02:53:40)

Scientific American (25/07): Brexit Watch UK Researchers Scramble to Save Science

Chemistry World (21/07): No time for grief: we must act

Science (18/07): A week of political bloodletting, but U.K. science minister keeps his job

Bloomberg Technology (16/07): Shrinking Pools of Money, Talent May Bind Biotechs After Brexit

Times Higher Education (15/07): What does Whitehall restructure mean for research?

Nature (15/07): First Greek science agency is rare source of joy for beleaguered researchers

Times Higher Education (15/07): What does Whitehall restructure mean for research?

Nature (14/07): Science's status shifts in new Brexit government

Engineering and Technology Magazine (12/07) EU researchers wary of cooperation with Brits, survey shows

The Guardian (12/07): Here's why science should take a seat at the Brexit negotiation table

Channel 4 News (11/07): Brexit - what will it mean for science


Science Media Centre (05/07): Reflections on the referendum 

Parliment, Science and Technology Committee (05/07): Implications of leaving the EU for science and research examined

Times Higher Education Supplement (30/06): Brexit: future EU research money for UK may rely on free movement 

Financial Times (30/06): Scientists urged to look for positives

Royal Statistical Society (30/06): Jo Johnson says science and innovation 'will endure' in U

Wall Street Journal (27/06): Britain’s Vote to Leave EU Jeopardizes Scientific Research Funding

Times Higher Education (27/06): Brexit: future EU research money for UK may rely on free movement

The Engineer (25/06): How Brexit could affect the engineering industry

The British Journal (25/06): Scientists deplore U.K. decision to leave the European Union

Physics World (24/06: UK physics faces huge uncertainty after EU referendum result

BBC News (24/06): EU referendum: UK science wakes up to new future

International Business Times (24/06): 'A devastating legacy': Reactions to Brexit from the UK science community

Times Higher Education (24/06): Brexit vote sparks huge uncertainty for UK universities

The Engineer (24/06): Industry calls for stability and safeguards following Brexit vote

Laboratory News (24/06): Science reacts to UK’s decision to leave the EU

The Courier (24/06): Britain votes Brexit: Scientific community expresses concerns

The Guardian (21/06): If Britain leaves Europe, we could be leaving the space race too

Morning Post (22/06): British Businesses Hanging in Suspense Under Brexit Cloud of Uncertainty

Gloucestershire Live (14/06): Referendum turns heads at the Cheltenham Science Festival

Finn Extra (08/06): Innovate Finance and Campaign for Science & Engineering bid to boost diversity in Stem

House of Commons (07/06): Higher Education and Research Bill 2016


Chemistry World (31/05): To leave or not to leave

The Evening Standard (25/05): How Brexit could deepen the City’s woes in the hunt to plug Britain’s skills gap

Times Higher Education (16/05): HE White Paper: what it means for research

House of Lords (05/05): Adjournment debate - Polytechnics


The Telegraph (27/04): British scientists have spoken, and they want to stay in the EU 

Research Fortnight (27/04):  Lobbying exemption is a relief, but how did it come to this? 

Chemistry World (25/04): UK science reaps rewards within EU

E&T Magazine (19/04): Politics; Brexit

Research Fortnight (19/04): Research to be exempt from gagging clause

Buzzfeed (19/04): Government Exempts Scientists From Controversial Gagging Clause

Nature (19/04): UK government pulls back from rule ‘gagging’ researchers

Times Higher Education (19/04): Anti-lobbying clause: ‘no intention’ to apply it to academics

The Guardian (19/04): Ministers back down on rule ‘gagging’ scientists

The Independent (19/04): Government forced to back down on plan to gag academics and scientists

Quartz (18/04): Scientists in the UK are about to lose their chance to speak out against the government

The Observor (17/04): Britain’s scientists must not be gagged 

Engineering and Technology Magazine (11/04): Brexit: science, engineering and technology says no

ITN News (08/04): Remain or Leave? What could it mean for scientific research?

Nature (07/04): Disability awareness: The fight for accessibility


Buzzfeed (25/03): Government Warned It Could Be About To Silence Scientists

The Financial Times (23/03): Gagging scientists will serve no good at all

The Daily Telegraph (11/03): Letters – Universities would face an immediate disadvantage if Britain left the European Union

Huffington Post (11/03): Why Leaving the EU Would Be Bad for British Science

Buzzfeed (10/03): “Political Opportunism, Not Scientific Merit” Drives British Science Investment

Business Insider (10/03): Biggest public policy issue for UK tech startups

House of Commons Science and Technology Committee (07/03): Letter to the Chancellor – The Budget and the ‘science budget’

UnDark (03/03): UK Scientists Chafe at Anti-Lobbying Rule

Chemistry World (02/03): Concerns grow among scientists over new ‘anti-lobbying’ rules 


Financial Times (28/02): Scientists fear loss of funding if Britain leaves EU

BBC News (26/02): EU exit ‘risks British science’

UK Science Park Association (26/02): Investing in science

The Observer (20/02): Scientists attack their ‘muzzling’ by government 

The Mancunian (09/02): British science will be hindered by EU exit, says Universities and Science Minister

Attractions Management (01/02): Government announces £30m fund for science centres


Royal Society of Chemistry (28/01): Science minister announces new UK funding

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (27/01): Making Britain the best place in the world for science

Institute of Chemical Engineers (26/01): Britain must welcome the world’s science and engineering talent

Laboratory News (21/01): Did George Osborne give science a happy New Year?

House of Commons (19/01/): Increasing diversity in STEM careers

The Observer (17/01): Scientific prizes don’t come without public money

The Times (13/01): Thirty years ago campaigners took out an advert in The Times, fearing a science “brain drain”. Little has changed

The Guardian (01/16): The EU vote isn’t just about Westminster – we need grassroots campaigns too