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The reality of Britain’s position after it leaves the EU is becoming clearer

The astonishing spread of Polynesian languages spans an ocean, but have they also reached space? PETER TRUDGILL wonders.

STEVE ANGLESEY’s Brex Factor on Wetherspoon’s boss Tim Martin

Tim Walker reviews the National Theatre’s production of Edgar Allan Poe’s grisly tale, The Tell-Tale Heart

Captain Scott’s last Antarctic expedition has long been overshadowed by its fateful end. But, says MICK O’HARE, we should also remember his team’s revolutionary research, which changed the way we understood the world and is assisting scientists to this day.

After 12 months of lunacy, Steve Anglesey names his twit parade, with JRM of the ERG at number one.

UK citizens will have to pay for visa-free travel in the European Union after Brexit, the European Commission has confirmed.

The technological revolution looks destined to transform livelihoods every bit as much as the industrial revolution of 200 years ago did.

James Ball on the “serial and erratic attention-seeker” Milo Yiannopoulos and his perilous debts.

STEVE ANGLESEY rounds up his Brexiteers of the week and David Davis’ Spice girl revelation.

It is a familiar favourite which has resonated through the generations. But, as Ryna Ordynat explains, the complex family background from which Little Women emerged is less well known.

After his death in the final week of the First World War Edward Connelly faded from family history, until a chance discovery by CHARLIE CONNELLY. He started to piece together the details of his relative’s short life and, in a powerful act of remembrance, undertook a personal pilgrimage, from the soldier’s place of birth to his final resting place.

The Kiwis would be more than happy with a free trade agreement. It is Britain who shouldn’t be, says MATTEO DI MAIO

In the most unlikely place, PATRICK SAWER finds a poignant family link to Italy’s fascist past and a reminder that this dark chapter of the country’s history is not yet closed.

Putin is not as powerfulas he pretends, says prominent critic OLIVIER VEDRINE. And there is a way to get him...

The life of ballet legend Rudolf Nureyev reads like a novel. As JASON SOLOMONS reports, every amazing chapter is captured in a new documentary film.

Aldi is one of the first supermarkets to announce it is considering stockpiling food as part of its preparations for Brexit.

CHARLIE CONNELLY takes you through the fascinating life of environmentalist, Petra Kelly.

Rattled by the progress of the People’s Vote campaign, and the continued disintegration of their Brexit dreams, Leavers held a rally. RICHARD PORRITT went along to assess the mood in the enemy camp.

The dual role of the resort of Torquay has played a significant part in the development of English comedy.

Richard Holledge​ on a new exhibition at the British Museum which takes in thousands of years of defiance.

We pay for social media with our data. But not for much longer, says PARMY OLSON. With regulators getting tough and consumers more wary, we’re about to start paying in cash.

Barmy Brexit barman Tim Martin is banning some foreign spirts from his Wetherspoon pub chain – including party favourite Jagermeister.

Nigel Farage’s tour of Australia gets off to a false start

Adrian Burnham on a new exhibition which encourages us to see hard currency from a different perspective.

Unlike her siblings and mother, Adela Pankhurst has been overlooked in events marking the centenary of women’s suffrage because of the other controversial causes she championed. But, say LUCY WILLIAMS and BARRY GODFREY, nothing is gained by writing her out of history.

After Nick Cohen’s recent stunning essay criticising the BBC’s coverage, the Corporation’s former communications chief ED WILLIAMS leads the case for defence.

If Pyongyang is to emerge from the cold, it will be because it has revolutionised its railways. says HUSSEIN DIA

German culture’s enduring and changing relationship with the mythical Dr Faustus and his deal with the devil has coloured how the country views itself, says Ian Walker.

STEVE ANGLESEY rounds up the losers and the losers (because there are no winners) of another crazy seven days on Planet Brexit

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