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Sunday Times Magazine editor Eleanor Mills and her team take you behind the scenes, discussing the stories of the week and how they land their big interviews

Sunday Times Magazine editor Eleanor Mills and her team take you behind the scenes, discussing the stories of the week and how they land their big interviews
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Sunday Times Magazine editor Eleanor Mills and her team take you behind the scenes, discussing the stories of the week and how they land their big interviews

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Episode 28 - How to raise happy girls & The Grand Tour

11/19/2017
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Eleanor Mills and the team discuss the impact of social media on the mother-daughter relationship plus, as The Grand Tour returns, are Clarkson, Hammond and May getting too old for their death-defying antics?

Duration: 00:23:36


Episode 27 - Would you take a refugee into your home?

11/12/2017
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The Magazine’s Eleanor Mills, Matt Rudd and Ellie Austin discuss the big stories from this week's issue, including the London family who took in a young Iranian man. Plus, as the former Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown publishes her tell-all diaries, what does it take to be a magazine editor in 2017 — and is it all The Devil Wears Prada?

Duration: 00:22:16


Episode 26 - Food special: The Wetherspoon Controversy & Celebrity Chefs

11/5/2017
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Last Sunday Twitter erupted in anger after our restaurant critic Marina O'Loughlin gave JD Wetherspoon the thumbs down. Eleanor Mills and the team discuss the reaction. Plus, the decline of the celebrity chef

Duration: 00:18:35


Episode 25 - The Best of The Sunday Times Magazine Podcast

10/29/2017
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Highlights from the past six months' episodes including Richard Branson's attitude to women, how to secure an interview with Hillary Clinton and is Love Island feminist TV?

Duration: 00:27:01


Episode 24 - Bowe Bergdahl & Celebrity Interviews

10/22/2017
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Eleanor Mills and the team discuss why it took two years to publish today's world exclusive Bowe Bergdahl cover story. Plus, what makes a brilliant celebrity interview?

Duration: 00:22:13


Episode 23 - Jenson Button & The secret life of restaurant critics

10/14/2017
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Editor Eleanor Mills introduces the Magazine's new restaurant critic, Marina O' Loughlin, and explains the tricky process of finding someone to step into AA Gill's shoes. Plus, Nick Rufford on the big revelation from his Jenson Button interview

Duration: 00:19:54


Episode 22 - Hillary Clinton, The Great Storm

10/8/2017
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Editor Eleanor Mills and the team explain how they landed this week's exclusive Hillary Clinton interview and 30 years after the Great Storm, Matt Rudd reflects on a night of chaos

Duration: 00:19:47


Episode 21 - Love Island, Richard Branson and Bear Grylls

10/1/2017
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Editor Eleanor Mills and the team discuss the talking points from this week's magazine including Richard Branson's fallout with Trump and how Love Island became must-watch feminist TV

Duration: 00:25:54


Episode 20: Rio Ferdinand and Matt Lucas

9/24/2017
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Magazine editor Eleanor Mills and the team discuss this talking points from this week's magazine including Matt Lucas on cultural appropriation in comedy and Rio Ferdinand on grief

Duration: 00:21:47


Episode 19: Dawn French, Camila Batmanghelidjh

9/17/2017
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Editor Eleanor Mills takes you behind the scenes of her cover interview with a surprisingly angry Dawn French, plus Camilla Cavendish on Camila Batmanghelidjh and the Kids Company saga

Duration: 00:28:02


Episode 18: Back to Damascus

9/10/2017
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Acclaimed travel writer Colin Thubron reflects on his recent return to Damascus fifty years after his original trip.

Duration: 00:20:53


Episode 17: Robbie Williams

9/3/2017
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Eleanor Mills talks to Krissi Murison about meeting Robbie Williams. Robbie has been telling Krissi about his struggles with food, his marriage and his visits to a sperm bank.

Duration: 00:12:44


Episode 16: Brain Tumour

9/3/2017
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Eleanor Mills talks to Sally Pullen, whose son Silas died from a brain tumour. Her story moved and inspired readers when it was in the Sunday Times Magazine. Sally tells Eleanor about Silas and brings the story up to date talking about grief and how her family has coped with the death of a child. Sarah also reads from her book "A Mighty Boy"

Duration: 00:28:06


Episode 15: Tech Special - welcome to the future

8/27/2017
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Trevor Phillips and Eleanor Mills discuss tech's "White Guy Problem" plus Danny Fortson is live from Silicon Valley.

Duration: 00:26:29


Episode 14: Princess Diana - The Legacy

8/20/2017
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Andrew Morton reflects on how his explosive biography Diana: Her True Story rocked the monarchy and The Sunday Times royal correspondent Roya Nikkah analyses Princess Diana's continued influence on the royal family twenty years after her death.

Duration: 00:24:57


Episode 13: Food Special

8/6/2017
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This week, it's our summer food special. Deputy editor Krissi Murison takes us behind the scenes of her very frank cover interview with Jamie Oliver and food editor Francesca Angelini is the first journalist to go into the Bake off tent to meet the new cast.

Duration: 00:21:51


Episode 12: Inside North Korea

7/30/2017
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Our writer Chris Ayres on the spy fiction-style murder of Kim Jong Nam - half brother of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un - in Kuala Lumpa airport earlier this year. He cross examines the two young assailants, one of whom became globally famous for wearing a "LOL" t-shirt during the attack, and the bloody politics of North Korea's first family. We are then joined by Dr Jim Hoare, a former diplomat who set up the UK embassy in Pyonyang, who discusses the centuries-old history of dynastic...

Duration: 00:20:51


Episode 11: Books Special

7/23/2017
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Columnist and author India Knight and our literary editor Andrew Holgate on the books you should read this summer - plus Candice Brown's recipe of the week Join us as we search for the perfect summer read on this week's podcast. The Sunday Times literary editor Andrew Holgate is joined by our columnist India Knight and food editor Frankie Angelini. From the Soviet Union and solitude to ancient Rome and modern romance, they discuss the books which you should bring with you on holiday....

Duration: 00:20:51


Episode 10: Tough Love Special

7/16/2017
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The podcast that takes a deep dive into some of the features on the magazine. This week: our advice columnist Emma Barnett on how she answers readers'questions plus Candice Brown's recipe of the week.

Duration: 00:25:59


Episode 9 Game of Thrones: Behind the Phenomenon

7/9/2017
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Historian Dan Jones and our columnist Josh Glancy discuss how a fantasy series with dragons became a global smash-hit

Duration: 00:21:35

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