The Guardian Weekly is 100 years old

Our seven-day print edition was first published on this day in 1919 Around 10 million people across the world read the Guardians journalism online every day. But, before it was possible to read our reporting instantaneously, the introduction many of our international readers had to the Guardian was through the Guardian Weekly, which was first published 100 years ago today. The Weekly has been providing a snapshot of world affairs for a century; for Guardian readers who left the UK behind as well as those who had never stepped foot in the country. The Weekly began, in the wake of the first world war, by reproducing articles from what was then the Manchester Guardian for readers around the world. It …