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This week in The Week

Here's what's in this week's issue of The Week magazine

16th October 2021

  • Main stories: A hard winter ahead: Kwarteng’s dilemma
  • Controversy: The “Boris cult”
  • People: Tom Daley: The lows of a medal winner
  • Best British article: The companies that are fouling up our country
  • Best Europe article: Sexual abuse: the disgrace of the French Catholic Church
  • Health & Science: An implant for depression
  • Talking points: The Pandora Papers: the war on tax dodgers
  • Obituaries: Sir John Chilcot: Mild-mannered mandarin behind the Chilcot Report
  • The Last Word: Rushed appointments, admin and dread: a day in the life of a GP

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16th October issue


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