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
The big squeeze
Garden party politics
Spirit of the age
Europe at a glance
The world at a glance
Castaway of the week • This week’s edition of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs featured broadcaster and writer Simon Reeve
Viewpoint: Phone signals
The unvaccinated • There is growing frustration with the minority of people who have yet to receive their Covid-19 jabs. Who are these people?
Getting tough on the hesitant
Best articles: Britain
IT MUST BE TRUE… • I read it in the tabloids
The Capitol Hill riot: an assault on US democracy
Best of the American columnists
Beijing’s “zero-Covid” policy: a dangerous dead end?
Uprising in Kazakhstan: the rage against the autocracy
What the scientists are saying…
Goldfish can navigate a room
Prostate cancer treatment
The Colston case: was justice served?
The cladding scandal: help at last?
Novak Djokovic: a Covid scapegoat?
Pope Francis: pets vs. babies
Wit & Wisdom
Football: Cambridge topple “the world’s richest club”
Cricket: a miraculous escape for England in Sydney
Pick of the week’s correspondence
Have juries had their day?
The Sinner and the Saint
Podcasts… US politics, Tove Janssen and riveting history
Albums of the week: three new releases
Anne: ITV’s Hillsborough drama is almost too painful to watch
Exhibition of the week Lubaina Himid • Tate Modern, London SE1 (020-7887 8888, tate.org.uk). Until 3 July
News from the art world
Best books… Michael Ignatieff • The Canadian writer and philosopher chooses his favourite books (“apart from Tolstoy, Cervantes, Stendhal and more”). His latest, On Consolation: Finding Solace in Dark Times (Picador £16.99), is published this week
The Week’s guide to what’s worth seeing
The Archers: what happened last week
What the experts say
Recipe of the week • Inspired by the nutty spice of the much-loved satay, I use whole peanuts to bring a new level of creamy crunch to this dish, says Kwoklyn Wan.
Drink trends for 2022
New cars: what the critics say
The best… home printers
Tips of the week… online workouts from home
And for those who have everything…
Food online… top picks from chefs and foodies
This week’s dream: a hikers’ paradise in northwest Greece
The Maybourne Riviera, Côte d’Azur, France
Getting the flavour of…
Last-minute offers from top travel companies
The Oscar-winning matinee idol who broke down barriers
Companies in the news …and how they were assessed
Seven days in the Square Mile
Issue of the week: business and energy • Is a windfall tax really the answer to the acute pain of energy costs?
House prices: what the experts think
Nothing ventured… • Fourteen years after writing my first Adventurous Investor column, “I’m still here on the frontiers of investment,” says David Stevenson in FT Money. Here...