Andrew Burns

Recent articles by Andrew Burns

The Big Issue launches new-look magazine

Andrew Burns

10 very important things you need to know about the new Big Issue. From Sherlock to Spot The Ball...

Ralph Steadman © Andy Hall/Guardian News & Med

Exclusive: The fall of the Berlin Wall by Ralph Steadman

Andrew Burns

The Big Issue reveals artist Ralph Steadman's 1989 drawings that were inspired by the fall of the Berlin Wall

Big Issue vendors help develop homelessness exhibition

Andrew Burns

Edinburgh vendors Susan, Fergie (pictured) and Stevie enter the art world to help develop No Fixed Abode exhibition on homelessness

Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson picks The Big Issue

Andrew Burns

Former Manchester United boss sat down with The Big Issue yesterday and was struck by this week’s powerful cover

Send a Big Issue Christmas card this year to help vendors

Andrew Burns

Packs of 10 cards featuring last year's poignant Santa mosaic cover now on sale, costs directly help vendors

Sergeant Rick Clement

“These photographs reveal the severity of the injuries"

Andrew Burns

The incredible story of Big Issue cover star Rick Clement, who had his legs blown off in Afghanistan

John Bird and Russell Brand

"This Revolution is about empowerment - like The Big Issue"

Andrew Burns

Russell Brand launches his book Revolution, and talks to media partner The Big Issue about making change, being misquoted - and John Lydon

Big Issue vendors join Robert Peston and others for Dylathon

Andrew Burns

Vendors in Wales celebrate the life of Dylan Thomas on stage with Prince Charles, Ian McKellen, Jo Brand and other A-list stars

"England's homeless are dying young and being neglected"

Andrew Burns

Shocking statistics in St Mungo’s Broadway campaign urging local authorities to tackle the health of the homeless

Cillian Murphy

Cillian Murphy: "Clean-cut heroes don’t interest me"

Andrew Burns

Peaky Blinders' Cillian Murphy talks British gangsters, PTSD, and the 'dark side in all of us'

Download new Mogwai track (voiced by Shirley Henderson) FREE

Andrew Burns

New Mogwai song 'Never Come Home' - a recording of a poem that won a competition launched in The Big Issue - is free to download

Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory: “How dare you not support other women?!"

Andrew Burns

Peaky Blinders' Helen McCrory on playing Aunt Polly, working-class Britain - and the lack of feminists in today's society

Dan Stevens

Dan Stevens: 'Books, Brooklyn and beating up Benedict'

Andrew Burns

Dan Stevens on living in New York, the new Downton Abbey series - and fighting Benedict Cumberbatch

Big Issue vendor Lee Barnes standing outside Sainsbury's, Southampton

Celebrate your vendor for The Big Issue's birthday

Andrew Burns

We need you to help us build a great collection that will tell the nation how important Big Issue vendors are...

John White

Much-loved Edinburgh vendor John White dies

Andrew Burns

Staff, customers and Edinburgh's Lord Provost pay tribute as 'exemplary vendor' John White passes away

Sir Christopher Bland

"A separate Scottish Broadcasting Corporation? Disastrous"

Andrew Burns

Ex-BBC chairman Sir Christopher Bland on the "tragic" consequences of Scotland having a parochial broadcaster

Big Issue vendors have their say on Scottish Independence

Andrew Burns

"The gap between the Yes and No votes could be as little as 120,000 people – so it is important for as many people as possible to vote"

Indyref camps paying "lip-service" to Scotland's homeless

Andrew Burns

Yes Scotland and Better Together must do more to connect with Scotland's poorest, says charities, politicians and political commentators

Edinburgh 2014: The Pure, The Dead and The Brilliant

Andrew Burns

"The Pure, The Dead and The Brilliant offers an extraordinary take on the saturated referendum conversation"

Big Issue vendors polled on Scottish Independence

Andrew Burns

Yes Scotland and Better Together want our vendors’ votes – but what are they doing about it?


Subscribe to Recent Articles