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The Week

V. 1356
Magazine

The Week covers the Best of the British and Foreign Media. With its non partisan reporting, The Week gives the reader an insight into all the the news, people, arts, drama, property, books and how the international media has reported it. This concise guide allows the reader to be up to date and have a wealth of knowledge to allow them to discuss all these key topics with their friends and peers.

It wasn’t all bad

Cop26 begins

The Channel fish fight

THE WEEK

The Week

Big-state Britain

Smart motorways report

Salisbury train crash

Spirit of the age

Poll watch

Europe at a glance

The world at a glance

People

Castaway of the week • This week’s edition of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs featured former footballer Peter Schmeichel

Viewpoint: Educational vandalism

Farewell

The crisis in general practice • Patients are frustrated, medics are exhausted, and unions are enraged. What seems to be the problem?

The rise of the remote GP

Best articles: Britain

IT MUST BE TRUE… • I read it in the tabloids

Best of the American columnists

Empty shelves: a nation of disappointed shoppers

Best articles: International

Sudan: the generals block the path to democracy

What the scientists are saying…

Elephants are evolving to be tusk-free

Africa’s last glaciers

Pick of the week’s Gossip

Prof Stock: the hounding of an academic

The EU: the challenge from Poland

Meta: Facebook gambles on a virtual world

Sunak: is the shine coming off?

Wit & Wisdom

Statistics of the week

Sport

Handball: swapping bikini bottoms for tight pants

Sporting headlines

Pick of the week’s correspondence

Africa and the climate crisis

Orwell’s Roses

Brothers in Arms

Silverview

Musical: The Magician’s Elephant • Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon (01789-331111). Until 1 January Run time: 2hrs 35mins

Albums of the week: three new releases

Film

Colin in Black and White: entertaining and illuminating

Exhibition of the week Late Constable • Royal Academy, London W1 (020-7300 8090, royalacademy.org.uk). Until 13 February

News from the art world

Best books… Jane Garvey • The broadcaster and co-founder of the Fortunately podcast chooses her favourite books. She will be taking part in the Stratford Literary Festival (stratfordliteraryfestival.co.uk) on 12 November

The Week’s guide to what’s worth seeing

The Archers: what happened last week

Television

New to subscription TV

Properties within commuting distance of London

Four tasty dressings • Good dressings open up an abundance of possibilities, says Selin Kiazim – and can be used for far more than just salads. Here are some to try.

What the experts recommend

The rise of tequila

New cars: what the critics say

The best… sustainable beauty products • Plastic bottles can quickly pile up in the bathroom, but a growing number of brands are trying to be more eco-friendly

How to… make an offer on a property

And for those who have everything…

Where to… find the perfect pillow

This week’s dream: James Bond’s Jamaica

Hotel of the week

Getting the flavour of…

Last-minute offers from top travel companies

Revered conductor who shunned the limelight • Bernard Haitink 1929-2021

Advertising genius behind Beanz Meanz Heinz • Mo Drake 1928-2021

Companies in the news …and how they were assessed

Seven days in the Square Mile

Ryanair: readying for departure from...


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Frequency: Weekly Pages: 64 Publisher: Future Publishing Ltd Edition: V. 1356

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: November 4, 2021

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

News & Politics

Languages

English

The Week covers the Best of the British and Foreign Media. With its non partisan reporting, The Week gives the reader an insight into all the the news, people, arts, drama, property, books and how the international media has reported it. This concise guide allows the reader to be up to date and have a wealth of knowledge to allow them to discuss all these key topics with their friends and peers.

It wasn’t all bad

Cop26 begins

The Channel fish fight

THE WEEK

The Week

Big-state Britain

Smart motorways report

Salisbury train crash

Spirit of the age

Poll watch

Europe at a glance

The world at a glance

People

Castaway of the week • This week’s edition of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs featured former footballer Peter Schmeichel

Viewpoint: Educational vandalism

Farewell

The crisis in general practice • Patients are frustrated, medics are exhausted, and unions are enraged. What seems to be the problem?

The rise of the remote GP

Best articles: Britain

IT MUST BE TRUE… • I read it in the tabloids

Best of the American columnists

Empty shelves: a nation of disappointed shoppers

Best articles: International

Sudan: the generals block the path to democracy

What the scientists are saying…

Elephants are evolving to be tusk-free

Africa’s last glaciers

Pick of the week’s Gossip

Prof Stock: the hounding of an academic

The EU: the challenge from Poland

Meta: Facebook gambles on a virtual world

Sunak: is the shine coming off?

Wit & Wisdom

Statistics of the week

Sport

Handball: swapping bikini bottoms for tight pants

Sporting headlines

Pick of the week’s correspondence

Africa and the climate crisis

Orwell’s Roses

Brothers in Arms

Silverview

Musical: The Magician’s Elephant • Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon (01789-331111). Until 1 January Run time: 2hrs 35mins

Albums of the week: three new releases

Film

Colin in Black and White: entertaining and illuminating

Exhibition of the week Late Constable • Royal Academy, London W1 (020-7300 8090, royalacademy.org.uk). Until 13 February

News from the art world

Best books… Jane Garvey • The broadcaster and co-founder of the Fortunately podcast chooses her favourite books. She will be taking part in the Stratford Literary Festival (stratfordliteraryfestival.co.uk) on 12 November

The Week’s guide to what’s worth seeing

The Archers: what happened last week

Television

New to subscription TV

Properties within commuting distance of London

Four tasty dressings • Good dressings open up an abundance of possibilities, says Selin Kiazim – and can be used for far more than just salads. Here are some to try.

What the experts recommend

The rise of tequila

New cars: what the critics say

The best… sustainable beauty products • Plastic bottles can quickly pile up in the bathroom, but a growing number of brands are trying to be more eco-friendly

How to… make an offer on a property

And for those who have everything…

Where to… find the perfect pillow

This week’s dream: James Bond’s Jamaica

Hotel of the week

Getting the flavour of…

Last-minute offers from top travel companies

Revered conductor who shunned the limelight • Bernard Haitink 1929-2021

Advertising genius behind Beanz Meanz Heinz • Mo Drake 1928-2021

Companies in the news …and how they were assessed

Seven days in the Square Mile

Ryanair: readying for departure from...


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