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Press Coverage

Monty Lord Daily Express

21st February 2022

Coverage in the Daily Express newspaper regarding Monty representing several claimants in bringing a civil claim against the Sea Cadets for Bullying, Abuse and Homophobic behaviour towards several cadets.

Monty Lord in The Telegraph

17th February 2022

Coverage in The Telegraph newspaper of Monty’s civil claim that he broughts against the Sea Cadets organisation for multiple instances of Bullying, Abuse and Homophobic behaviour towards several of the cadets over a protracted period of time. Monty took the matter to court, the Sea Cadets failed to file a defence and all claimants were paid out-of-court damages in full with court costs.

Monty Lord in the Lancashire Telegraph

30th October 2021

Monty being awarded the prestigious British Citizen Youth Award at the Palace of Westminster for his services to charity.

Monty Lord on BBC World Service radio

5th October 2021

Monty being interviewed on the BBC World Service by Science writer and broadcaster Angela Saini debunking the myth of male genius in ‘The Documentary – Smart women, male genius’.

Monty Lord at Runshaw College

4th October 2021

Coverage of Monty’s various achievements leading to his being named in The Independent’s Happy List 2020/21.

Monty Lord in The Independent newspaper

31st August 2021

The Independent newspaper celebrates 50 inspirational people driving positive change in Britain. Monty is named as one of the drivers of positive change in the 2020/21 ‘Happy List’.

Monty Lord on BBC Radio Lancashire

31st August 2021

Monty interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire by host Nishma Hindocha regarding some of his achievements to-date and his inclusion as a driver of positive change, having been named in The Independent newspaper. He discusses his research work with CAMHS.Digital in Manchester and his forthcoming book.
Monty Lord in The Bolton News

17th May 2021

Monty discussing the Horwich Floods, the affects on the St Joseph’s RC School staff and students and the support from the local community.
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Monty Lord in The Telegraph

15th May 2021

Multi-page feature in The Telegraph newspaper, covering Monty and several other ‘child geniuses,’ looking at their specific achievements and the affects of doing homework.

Monty Lord Sea Cadets

May 2021

Feature in the Sea Cadets national magazine about Monty as a Royal Marine cadet, discussing some of his accomplishments, volunteer and community work.

Monty Lord in Daily UK News

May 2021

Coverage in the Daily UK News about Monty, aged 15, becoming the  youngest ever to be awarded Fellowship by Royal Society of the Arts.

Monty Lord on Skywave Radio

1st May 2021

Skywave Radio coverage of Monty becoming the UK’s youngest person with the most Guinness World Records, holding 5 records as a world memory champion.

Monty Lord on Lancashire Live

1st May 2021

Lancashire Live coverage of Monty becoming the UK’s youngest person with the most Guinness World Records, holding 5 records as a world memory champion.

Monty Lord in Metro Newspaper

30th April 2021

The Metro newspaper holding a national caption competition about Monty’s 5 Guinness World Records.

Monty Lord on Yahoo News

28th April 2021

Yahoo News coverage over Monty becoming the youngest British person with the most Guinness World Records, after gaining FIVE World records by the age of 15.

Monty Lord's fifth Guinness World Record, 31st August 2021
Monty Lord Guinness World Records holder

31st March 2021

Monty’s 5th Guinness World Record for ‘Most movies identified by character image in 30 seconds‘.

Guinness World Records

Monty Lord's fourth Guinness World Record, 31st March 2021
Monty Lord Guinness World Records holder

31st March 2021

Monty’s 4th Guinness World Record for ‘Most Star Wars characters identified from quote in one minute‘.

Guinness World Records

Monty Lord third Guinness World Record
Monty Lord Guinness World Records holder

30th March 2021

Monty’s 3rd Guinness World Record for ‘Most books identified by its main character in one minute‘.

Guinness World Records

Monty Lord on Lancashire Live

21st March 2021

Lancashire Live coverage of Monty breaking further world records on the world stage.

Monty Lord on BBC Radio Lancashire

19th March 2021

Monty interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire by host Graham Liver about receiving the Points of Light Award from Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his community and charity work. The host also discusses Monty’s initial world records and his speech to world leaders at the United Nations.

Monty Lord in The Telegraph

17th March 2021

The Telegraph newspaper feature interview on Monty Lord, his achievements to-date, what the future holds for him and his rejection of the term ‘child genius’.

Monty Lord in The Times newspaper

15th March 2021

Coverage in The Times newspaper of Monty becoming the youngest RSA (Royal Society of Arts) Fellow at the age of 15.

Monty Lord in Metro Newspaper

15th March 2021

The Metro newspaper covered Monty’s appointment as the youngest Fellow in the 267 year history of the Royal Society fo Arts.

Monty Lord on NW RFCA news

15th March 2021

Press release by the North West Reserve Forces & Cadets Association about former Royal Marine cadet Monty, his recognition by the Prime Minister, speech at the United Nations and his various world records.

Monty Lord in MSN News, 14th March 2021
Monty Lord on MSN News

14th March 2021

Further coverage on MSN news about Monty’s fellowship of the RSA as the youngest in the history of the organisation.

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Monty Lord in The Mirror newspaper

14th March 2021

Daily Mirror coverage of Monty’s Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts as the youngest in their history.

Monty Lord in NewsBeezer news

14th March 2021

News Beezer coverage of 15-year-old Monty, refering to him as a ‘child genius’, after becoming the youngest ever to receive a grant from the Royal Society of the Arts.

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14th March 2021

This Science Times article covers Monty becoming the Royal Society of Arts’ Youngest Fellow, joining the likes of Professor Stephen Hawking.
Monty Lord in the Daily Mail newspaper

14th March 2021

Daily Mail coverage of Monty – ‘Jolly good fellow! Child genius, 15, becomes youngest ever to be awarded fellowship by Royal Society of the Arts – following in footsteps of Marx, Dickens and Stephen Hawking’.

Monty Lord in Lancashire Post newspaper

11th March 2021

Lancashire Post coverage of Monty being honoured by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, for his work with CAMHS.Digital in Mancchester and raising awareness of mental health issues in young people.
Monty Lord Points of Light Award

10th March 2021

Coverage on the Downing Street Points of Light Award website of Monty’s national award from Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his community and charity work.

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Monty Lord in The Mirror newspaper

11th December 2020

Daily Mirror coverage of Monty at the age of 15, presenting his sleep patterns research study to world leaders at the United Nations.
Monty Lord in Metro Newspaper

11th December 2020

Metro newspaper coverage of Monty’s presentation to at the United Nations in Geneva.

Monty Lord in Lancashire Post newspaper

8th December 2020

The Lancashire Post covers Monty’s research presentation at the United Nations along with his various Guinness World Records.

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7th December 2020

Full ITV television News items about Monty’s achievements, his awards and the forthcoming UN presentation.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

25th November 2020

The Bolton News covered Monty’s award of the national British Citizen Youth Award for his various community-related projects and charity work.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

11th September 2020

Bolton News coverage of Monty and his father Fabian’s Guinness World Records.

Monty Lord in The Guardian newspaper

9th September 2020

Coverage in The Guardian newspaper of the Mantelpiece Stories: Treasured Objects of Bolton Residents museum exhibit that Monty worked on at Bolton Library & Museum. The exhibit features photos, videos and audio footage of Monty and other Bolton residents.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

12th June 2020

Bolton News covered Monty getting his school UNESCO accreditation. It became the first school in Greater Manchester & only one of a handful in the UK.

Monty Lord in The Mirror newspaper

2nd March 2020

Daily Mirror article on Monty’s second Guinness World Record.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

2nd March 2020

Bolton News article featuring Monty’s second Guinness World Record for a timed literacy-related memory challenge.

Monty Lord's second Guinness World Record, 13th February 2020
Monty Lord Guinness World Records holder

13th February 2020

Monty’s 2nd Guinness World Record for ‘Fastest time to identify 10 books by main character‘.

Guinness World Records

Monty Lord on BBC World Service radio

15th January 2020

Monty being interviewed on the BBC World Service Newsday programme by host Alan Kasujja about his first Guinness World Record and his various memory techniques.

Monty Lord in the Daily Mail newspaper

14th January 2020

Coverage in the Daily Mail newspaper about Monty’s Guinness World Record and his memory feats.

Monty Lord on BBC News

14th January 2020

Coverage on BBC News Northwest evening television programme with hosts discussing Monty’s world record memory attempt.

Monty Lord in Metro Newspaper

14th January 2020

The Metro newspaper ran a quiz about Monty’s world record, asking readers to test whether they could beat Monty.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

11th January 2020

The Bolton News covered Monty’s first Guinness World Record attempt at the age of 14 years old.

Monty Lord in the Lancashire Telegraph

10th January 2020

Coverage in The Lancashire Telegraph about Monty’s first world record attempt.

Monty Lord in Opera News

January 2020

The Opera News ran a Monday Motivation feature on how Monty achieved his first Guinness World Record for a memory challenge.

Monty Lord's first Guinness World Record, 12th December 2019
Monty Lord Guinness World Records holder

12th December 2019

Monty’s 1st Guinness World Record for ‘Most consecutive books identified by their first sentence‘.

Guinness World Records

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

17th October 2016

Bolton News coverage of Monty’s ‘Freaky Science’ Youtube series of instructional videos for children and his forthcoming Amazon Prime TV deal.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

6th January 2014

Coverage in The Bolton News about Monty being invited to meet with his favourite author at the time, Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney.

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10th January 2013

Further coverage in the Manchester Evening News about Monty inspiring children to start writing.

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20th August 2012

Coverage in the Manchester Evening News about how Monty has inspired a new generation of ‘page turners’ with the release of his first book during the previous summer and the self-publishing route.

Monty Lord on Tower FM radio

30th July 2012

Monty interviewed on TowerFM radio by hosts Jonathan Holling & Vix about the release of his bestseller book ‘Freaky School’.

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24th July 2012

ITV Television News coverage and correspondent Mel Barham interviews Monty about the release of his first book ‘Freaky School’ which became a bestseller and made him the UK’s youngest bestselling author at the time.

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24th July 2012

Manchester Evening News coverage of Monty’s first book, released at the age of 7 years old.

Monty Lord in The Bolton News

21st July 2012

Front page coverage in The Bolton News of Monty’s debut novel ‘Freaky School’.

Monty Lord in Mancunian Matters news

20th July 2012

Mancunian Matters coverage of Monty’s first novel ‘Freaky School’ taking the bestseller list by storm.

Monty Lord on BBC Radio Manchester

18th July 2012

Monty interviewed on the BBC Radio Manchester Drive Time show by host Andy Crane about the release of his first book.

Monty Lord on BBC News

18th July 2012

Monty interviewed on the BBC News Northwest television programme with hosts Roger Johnson & Annabel Tiffin, discussing Monty’s first novel, ‘Freaky School’.

Monty Lord on BBC Radio Manchester

18th July 2012

Monty interviewed on the BBC Radio Manchester Breakfast show by hosts Alan Beswick and Michelle Adamson about the release of his first book at the age of 7.