Pick Me Up!
EditorMatt Davies
CategoriesWomen's magazine
Circulation183,662 (ABC Jul – Dec 2013)[1]
Print and digital editions.
First issueJanuary 2005
CompanyFuture plc
CountryUnited Kingdom
Based inLondon

Pick Me Up! is a British weekly women's magazine that is published through the Future plc group.[2]

It "leapt"[2] into the ten most popular weekly women's magazines in just six months, selling more than half a million copies.[2]


June Smith-Sheppard was appointed editor of Pick Me Up for its launch in 2005. The Guardian referred to her as an "uncompromisingly ordinary launch editor, [that] offers a tantalising glimpse of the tongue-in-cheek items she hopes will define the new women's weekly.[3]


• GP Doctor Gary Bartlett is a regular contributor to writing the Instant Appointment column.


Pick Me Up! Magazine is cited as one of the magazines targeted by the campaign group "Curb The Chat Mags".[6]


  1. ^ "ABC Certificates and Reports: Pick Me Up". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  2. ^ a b c Cozens, Claire (18 August 2005). "Pick Me Up proves real success". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 22 May 2010.
  3. ^ Robinson, James (16 January 2005). "IPC gets real with racy new women's weekly". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 22 May 2010.
  4. ^ "Daily Horoscopes". Archived from the original on 24 September 2011. Retrieved 25 November 2009.
  5. ^ http://healthpsychologyconsultancy.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/killingfor.jpg[bare URL image file]
  6. ^ "Curb The Chat Mags".