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The Week

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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

The energy shock

China retaliates

THE WEEK

The Week

The looming drought

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 singer and songwriter John Legend

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

Best articles: Britain

The IRA: a significant step to saving the planet?

Zawahiri killed by Hellfire: is this the end for al-Qa’eda?

What the scientists are saying…

Bumblebees have feelings too

Obesity rising in poor areas

Pick of the week’s Gossip

Archie Battersbee: the laws of life and death

Truss: gliding into Downing Street?

Alex Jones: a high price for wicked lies

Batgirl: the felling of a superhero

Wit & Wisdom

Football: Manchester United gets off to a “horror” start

Commonwealth Games: a memorable “sporting party”

Can Raducanu step back into the limelight?

Pick of the week’s correspondence

Review of reviews: Books

Musical: Identical • Nottingham Playhouse to 14 Aug; The Lowry, Salford (19 Aug to 3 Sept). Running time: 2hrs 50mins

Albums of the week: three new releases

Film

The Sandman: Neil Gaiman’s “unfilmable” graphic novel comes to Netflix

Exhibition of the week Edinburgh Art Festival 2022 • Various locations, Edinburgh and surrounding areas. (0131-226 6558, edinburghartfestival.com). Until 28 August

News from the art world

Best books… Oliver Bullough • The author and journalist chooses his favourite books. He will speak about his latest, the Sunday Times bestseller Butler to the World (Profile £20), at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 25 August (edbookfest.co.uk)

The Week’s guide to what’s worth seeing

The Archers: what happened last week

Television

New to subscription TV

Best properties on the market

What the experts say

Recipe of the week: chicken, pineapple and ’nduja bake • I love the combination of sweet and savoury, says Ixta Belfrage, and there is no greater union than that of pork and pineapple. The pork here comes in the form of ’nduja, a spreadable chilli-spiked sausage from Calabria. Add chicken, pineapple, chipotle and tangerine to the mix and you’ve got yourself a party.

New cars: what the critics say

The best… filter water jugs

Apps… the best investment-trading apps

And for those who have everything…

Where to find… the best new paint collections

This week’s dream: wildlife spotting in the wetlands of Brazil

Hotel of the week

Getting the flavour of…

Last-minute offers from top travel companies

Obituaries

Companies in the news …and how they were assessed

SoftBank: tech victim logs record loss – and hints at return

Seven days in the Square Mile

Issue of the week: is the BoE fit for purpose? • Liz Truss wants to change the Bank’s inflation mandate? Is she just playing politics?

US markets: what the experts think

Crypto thaw

Commentators

City profiles

Shares

The Turkish drone that changed modern warfare • The Bayraktar TB2 has brought precision air strike...


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Frequency: Weekly Pages: 44 Publisher: Future Publishing Ltd Edition: 1396

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: August 11, 2022

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

The energy shock

China retaliates

THE WEEK

The Week

The looming drought

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 singer and songwriter John Legend

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

Best articles: Britain

The IRA: a significant step to saving the planet?

Zawahiri killed by Hellfire: is this the end for al-Qa’eda?

What the scientists are saying…

Bumblebees have feelings too

Obesity rising in poor areas

Pick of the week’s Gossip

Archie Battersbee: the laws of life and death

Truss: gliding into Downing Street?

Alex Jones: a high price for wicked lies

Batgirl: the felling of a superhero

Wit & Wisdom

Football: Manchester United gets off to a “horror” start

Commonwealth Games: a memorable “sporting party”

Can Raducanu step back into the limelight?

Pick of the week’s correspondence

Review of reviews: Books

Musical: Identical • Nottingham Playhouse to 14 Aug; The Lowry, Salford (19 Aug to 3 Sept). Running time: 2hrs 50mins

Albums of the week: three new releases

Film

The Sandman: Neil Gaiman’s “unfilmable” graphic novel comes to Netflix

Exhibition of the week Edinburgh Art Festival 2022 • Various locations, Edinburgh and surrounding areas. (0131-226 6558, edinburghartfestival.com). Until 28 August

News from the art world

Best books… Oliver Bullough • The author and journalist chooses his favourite books. He will speak about his latest, the Sunday Times bestseller Butler to the World (Profile £20), at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 25 August (edbookfest.co.uk)

The Week’s guide to what’s worth seeing

The Archers: what happened last week

Television

New to subscription TV

Best properties on the market

What the experts say

Recipe of the week: chicken, pineapple and ’nduja bake • I love the combination of sweet and savoury, says Ixta Belfrage, and there is no greater union than that of pork and pineapple. The pork here comes in the form of ’nduja, a spreadable chilli-spiked sausage from Calabria. Add chicken, pineapple, chipotle and tangerine to the mix and you’ve got yourself a party.

New cars: what the critics say

The best… filter water jugs

Apps… the best investment-trading apps

And for those who have everything…

Where to find… the best new paint collections

This week’s dream: wildlife spotting in the wetlands of Brazil

Hotel of the week

Getting the flavour of…

Last-minute offers from top travel companies

Obituaries

Companies in the news …and how they were assessed

SoftBank: tech victim logs record loss – and hints at return

Seven days in the Square Mile

Issue of the week: is the BoE fit for purpose? • Liz Truss wants to change the Bank’s inflation mandate? Is she just playing politics?

US markets: what the experts think

Crypto thaw

Commentators

City profiles

Shares

The Turkish drone that changed modern warfare • The Bayraktar TB2 has brought precision air strike...


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