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2 December 2020

Subscriber of the week: Jim Drury

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I was a journalist and currently work in PR.

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Hackney, London.

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Always.

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Two years.

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I wanted to get past the online paywall!

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Is the NS bug in the family?

My wife Helen is working her way through a huge pile of my back copies.

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Commons Confidential.

How do you read yours?

From front to back.

What would you like to see more of in the NS?

Matthew Engel.

Who are your favourite NS writers?

Tracey Thorn, Stephen Bush, Simon Heffer, Jonathan Liew.

Who would you put on the cover of the NS?

Jess Phillips.

With which political figure would you least like to be stuck in a lift?

Arron Banks.

All-time favourite NS article? 

The Peak: Inside the Mind of Dr Jim Down” by Ed Docx.

The New Statesman is…

My favourite way to start the weekend, along with a pint of beer. 

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