The Week UK hires Evans as global newsletter editor

Rebekah Evans has joined The Week UK as a newsletter editor, global. In her new role, she will work across the U.K. and U.S. to produce daily, weekly and bi-weekly newsletters on a variety of topics, including food, politics, arts and life. Previously, Evans was at Reach plc, where she worked as a news reporter, […]

Marsden joins The Week as staff writer

The Week has hired Harriet Marsden as a staff writer to cover world news, U.K. news, politics and gender equality. Recently, she was a news editor at informed. There, Marsden was responsible for selecting and curating quality content from the Financial Times, the New York Times, the Economist and Foreign Policy. Since September 2019, she […]

Samuelson departs The Week for The Know

Kate Samuelson has joined free online weekday newsletter The Know as editor in chief. She is the founder and editor of Cheapstake London, an email newsletter curating free events in London happening every week. Recently, Samuelson was a global newsletter editor at The Week, where she also served as an online magazine editor. She freelanced […]

Holmes joins The Week as senior editor, international news

The Week has hired Catesby Holmes as senior editor of international news. Recently, Holmes was a research fellow at Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School, where she served as deputy editor of the Media Manipulation Casebook, which publishes deep-dive investigations into viral misinformation and disinformation campaigns. She was an […]

Arbuthnot joins The Week as assistant editor

The Week has appointed Leaf Arbuthnot as assistant editor. Previously, she was an acting features director at Tatler. She was also a lead writer at The Times and a feature writer at The Sunday Times. She has also interned at the Financial Times and was an editor at She has also reported for Italian […]

The Week hires Samuelson as online magazine editor

Kate Samuelson has joined The Week as an online magazine editor covering news and features/arts, including travel and food. Samuelson will also remain founder and editor of Cheapskate London, an award-winning newsletter, the ultimate guide to the capital’s best free in-person and virtual events. She has also worked as a writer and editor, and as […]

Evans named world news editor at The Week

Joe Evans has been appointed world news editor at The Week U.K. Previously, he held the post of acting news editor. Evans joined The Week in 2019 as a deputy digital news editor. Prior to that, he was a freelance journalist working for German national daily Die Zeit. Evans holds a Bachelor’s degree in English […]