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16 June 2021updated 30 Aug 2021 11:45am

Subscriber of the week: Annemarie Fugger

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On the island of West Ealing.

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Yes I do, even though…

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Two or three years, but wish it was longer.

What made you start?

I once picked up a copy of the Daily Mail.

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Leader, Nicholas Lezard and cartoons.

How do you read yours?

With great anticipation.

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The universe and poetry.

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Robert Fisk or Fergal Keane.

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Mohammed bin Salman, for obvious reasons.

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Each week there are different delights.

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Widening my horizons. 

This article appears in the 16 Jun 2021 issue of the New Statesman, The Cold Web