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Letting go of fear • In an exclusive interview from her farm in California, Dame Olivia Newton-John talks about her bonds with family and nature, and how these two helped her through the dark days of the COVID crisis in the United States.
Royal insider • Behind Palace gates with Juliet Rieden
Jamie Oliver “Jools is my rock” • After a scary year, Jamie Oliver is launching his most personal cookbook yet. In a passionate interview he talks about wife Jools’ wish for baby number six, 10-year-old son Buddy’s bid to get kids cooking, lessons learned from 21 years of marriage and how COVID has changed him.
Double act • Together, Rebecca Gibney and Erik Thomson have not only sealed their place in TV history as our favourite ‘mum and dad’ couple, but they’ve formed a firm friendship that continues to this day.
Never can say goodbye • Just when the world thought Donald and Melania Trump had retired to a Florida golf club for good, they’re back. Could this be a precursor to the 2024 presidential campaign?
Brave new psychedelic world • As the world’s mental health crisis worsens, once maligned illegal drugs, such as magic mushrooms and MDMA, are emerging as promising new treatments, but are they really safe?
Miriam Margolyes “Adultery is a foolish thing • Suddenly actor Miriam Margolyes is 80 with so much left to do. In a brutally honest memoir she said she’d never write, she tells the unvarnished truth, including how a fat Jewish girl with passion, a sense of fun and deep insecurity found – and nearly lost – true love.
Dakota. Emily. Aurora. Lindsay. Who’s that girl? Harper. Marley. Sakah. Samantha. • She has pretended to be a Russian gymnast, a human trafficking victim and a Swedish princess, but serial imposter Samantha Azzopardi’s latest con as a teenage nanny has exposed the tragic motive behind her decade of lies.
Great expectations LOVE the PLANET • As the Great Barrier Reef marks its 40th birthday as a World Heritage Area, The Weekly celebrates this precious underwater sanctuary and asks what we can all do to protect its future.
Sir David Attenborough • “People say to me, ‘what was the most magical thing you ever saw in your life?’ And I always say, without a word of exaggeration, ‘the first time I was lucky enough to scuba dive on the Great Barrier Reef’.”
How you can help the reef
A Message from HRH The Prince of Wales
Dame Nellie Melba Love, passion & scandal • She was one of the world’s most famous opera singers and behind the voice was a tempestuous love life involving a disastrous abusive marriage and a scandalous royal lover.
Extra support for an independent spirit
A real page turner • Could going by the book solve all household disasters? Or is it just a new pathway to chaos?
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The Good life • The Weekly’s October guide to fashion, food, beauty, homes and good health
Golden girl • She burst onto the fashion scene 15 years ago, now model Samantha Harris has added ambassador for the World Wildlife Fund and World Vision to her resume. Here, Sam shares her favourite Indigenous and Australian designers.
Put your best foot forward • They literally bear the brunt of our busy lifestyles and yet most of us spend very little time caring for them. Spare a thought for our body part that does the...