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New Statesman cover: 5-11 October

An early look at tomorrow's special cover for the Tory party conference issue.

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This week's front page is the third in the trilogy of special conference covers (the first two were illustrations by Martin Rowson and Ben Jennings). It is by painter David Young.

Yes, that's David Cameron as the Prince Regent, George Osborne as Blackadder, Nick Clegg as Baldrick and Boris Johnson as Mrs Miggins. 

Here it is with a flap:

And here it is without: