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Prospect achieves record circulation—again!

More people than ever know that reading Prospect is the way to stay on top of big ideas

By James Hawkins  

Prospect keeps on growing

Brexit, leadership contests, the rise of unexpected political leaderswe live in a world full of uncertainty.

It is comforting at this time of great change to know that there is something you can rely on. Prospect‘s circulation just keeps on growing.

Record circulation marks 21st birthday

Today, figures released by the independent Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) show that Prospect has achieved a fourth successive circulation increase and a second successive record circulation.

The perfect way to celebrate the magazine’s 21st birthday this year, the new total circulation figure of 32,475 is an increase of 1.1 per cent in the first half of 2016, and an increase of 3.3 per cent on the first half of 2015.

Subscriptions up again


Growth has once again been underpinned by strong subscription performance. The total subscription increase in the last six months was 1.8 per cent with growth at 2.9 per cent year-on-year.

Subscription increases on Prospect‘s audit certificates are becoming as certain as death and taxes. That’s four in a row now and the magazine is only going one wayup.

As the UK’s leading magazine of ideas, Prospect is the perfect guide through times of change for people who want non-partisan writing and to be challenged by what they read.

Whether it is Richard Dawkins on why the EU referendum should never have been called, Mikhail Gorbachev on why democracy can only be good for Russia or Lionel Shriver on the end of gender, Prospect‘s great writing continues to be rewarded with an ever-growing circulation.

Jay Elwes, Acting Editor, said: “This result is once again fantastic news and shows that Prospect‘s commitment to dealing with the big issues is being rewarded with an engaged and growing readership. Now, as we head towards Brexit, Prospect isand will remainthe best way to keep up with the big ideas of our time.”

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