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Britain in 2021

Debts, a disintegrating Union, an awkward King? Or more growth, more privacy and oil under the Isle of Wight? Prospect asks how the country would look ten years from now

Tonic for the nation

The Festival of Britain aimed to lift the spirits of a depressed and diminished country. The 60th anniversary celebration is a triumph—with some horrors
Andrew Roberts  

The Rattigan revival

Not all neglected works bear revival, but the plays of Terence Rattigan, resurrected for his centenary, still hold their extraordinary tension
David Benedict