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Widows shows that Steve McQueen can do pretty much everything

With excellent casting and near-impeccable form, Steve McQueen adapts the ITV drama Widows for film, offering a new and unexpected take on the clas...

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Stories at The National shows potential before flopping

Writer Nina Raine attempts to tackle a delicate subject with Stories, but fails to find a way to contribute anything new to the discussion around s...

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Rachel Maclean at The Zabludowicz Collection combines art with tech to create something totally new

 Rachel Maclean’s films have wowed audiences across the UK, but can her most recent show maintain the same success? Rachel Maclean’s sickly s...

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Patta x Nike: Collaboration at its finest

Let’s travel back in time, shall we? Imagine that it’s 2004, Amsterdam, where underground rave and hip-hop parties are all the rage, branded ...

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Food for Freelancers: Brasserie Zedel

Oisin Rogers is the landlord of the excellent Guinea Grill in Mayfair. If you follow him on Instagram –  @mcmoop for reasons I don’t know – y...

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Five Tips to Make your Freelancing Day More Productive

By freelancing you can abandon the long boring commute and work from your home office, or even the kitchen table. Freelancing gives you the freedom...

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The Budget

It’s been a disruptive week for the future of freelancing. The next time a budget is announced we will have left the EU, a possibly tempestuous mov...

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Borrowed 90’s nostalgia: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

There’s lots of hype about the Netflix revamp, but can it maintain the same level of popularity as its 90s inspiration? Especially at this sp...

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Work in Progress

More than a year after the Taylor Review promised to make gig economy work fairer, has anything changed for the UK’s growing army of freelancers, c...

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Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot is Probably Not Gus Van Sant’s Best

Callahan’s story in Gus Vant Sant’s Don’t Worry He Won’t Get Far On Foot is not one of redemption, but one of acceptance; of coming to terms with t...

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The Wild Duck at The Almeida Theatre keeps Ibsen relevant

Nested in Islington’s prestigious Almeida, esteemed Director/ Producer/ General Golden-Child Robert Icke’s grizzly adaptation of Henrik Ibsen...

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I Object at the British Museum reminds us how to undermine authority

Ian Hislop’s I Object at the British Museum is made up of around 100 pieces from across the globe and through the ages, from Ancient Egypt to Banks...

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Lanzhou Noodle Bar

Noodles are the focus of this week’s food column, with a visit to Lanzhou Noodle bar right in the heart of London –Words by Neil Davey Furthe...

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The big time gets weird: Peacebird

Peacebird is the third biggest retailer in China. Since last season they have been showing collections at the New York Fashion Week. This presents ...

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Five Ways to Fix Your Freelancing Woes

Sharing our worries can be helpful. But how do we go about solving them? We spoke to experienced freelancers and career coaches about their top tip...

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Pensions

Nest will offer self-employed saving solutions The government-backed workplace pension scheme trust Nest is planning to trial saving solutions for ...

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The Bisexual (Channel 4) carries on the success of Desiree Akhavan’s webseries

Building on the keen queer comedy of her webseries The Slope, iconic 2014 film Appropriate Behaviour, and her most recent feature The Miseducation ...

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How the World Thinks and Unsheltered

Non-Fiction: How the World Thinks by Julian Baggini -Words by Amy Gatenby  How the World Thinks by Julian Baggini is a fairly daunting book to pick...

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In Broken Politics, Neneh Cherry addresses the social issues of today

A vital and iconic voice over the past few decades, Neneh Cherry’s distinct political and personal poeticism is as potent as ever on Broken Politic...

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The Gender Pay Gap in Freelancing

Pay inequality between men and women in the workplace feels like old news, but disclosures from large organisations like the BBC have helped to spu...

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