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Q. What is 1843?

The Economist’s bi-monthly magazine of ideas, culture and lifestyle. Aimed at the globally curious, every issue includes in-depth features, as well as culture, design, technology, travel, style, food and drink, and body and mind.

Q. Is it available on the newsstand and at newsagents?

Yes. 1843 is on sale at select newsagents around the world.

Q. Can I get a subscription?

Yes. You can subscribe here.

Q. Is there an 1843 app?

Yes. Apple iOS users can download here.

Android users can download here.

Q. How often is 1843 published?

Six times a year. The first issue is the April/May 2016 issue on sale in mid-March.

Q. What does it cost?

A single copy is £6.95 or $10.00 (USD). Subscriptions start at just £24 a year. For a complete list of subscription prices in your region, click here.


You can subscribe online here: UK or Worldwide or:

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Those who wish to purchase back issues, buy a gift subscription, change address or ask questions about a current subscription should contact us here as well.

Q. How can I order a current single issue?

Single copies can be ordered online here in the UK or by calling +44(0) 845 120 0983. The charge for an individual copy is £6.95 or $10.00 (USD).


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E-mail customer services on or call customer services on +44 (0) 845 120 0983.

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You can renew your subscription by visiting this page or by contacting customer services on or calling customer services on +44 (0) 845 120 0983

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You can find your Customer Reference number above your name and address on the carrier sheet sent with your last issue.

If you do not have your CRN, please send an email to and we will send you your CRN.


Q. How can I contact 1843 magazine?

By e-mail:

By post: 1843, The Adelphi, 1-11 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6HT, UK

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Press queries should be directed to Holly Donahue:

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By telephone: +44 (0) 20 7576 8379 or +44 (0) 7715 621 079

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Please contact our Syndication and Licensing department at or call +44 (0) 20 7576 8147.

interning at 1843

We invite applications for an intern to work at 1843. The intern will work closely with the print and digital editorial teams providing administrative, editorial and research support. Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter and an original unpublished article to arrive by midnight on July 1st to

Articles may be either a short feature of up to 600 words, suitable for publication in the culture, food and drink, design, technology, style, dispatches or travel sections of 1843, or an original infographic with 200 words of analysis suitable for our “What the numbers say” slot. Please clearly indicate which section your article would be published in.

The intern will work at our London offices for three months, starting August 9th. All applicants must have the existing right to work in the United Kingdom. A stipend of £2,000/month will be paid.