"London has always been a city of sporting spectacle"

From jousting to the Olympics, London has long been a mecca for sport. But can this heritage survive budget cuts and a changing population?

Michaela Strachan

Michaela Strachan: "It's like getting on a roller coaster"

Adrian Lobb

Michaela Strachan on the press reaction to her breast cancer, having reconstruction surgery, and the "overwhelming" public support

Cake - A Big Issue Big List Subscriber

Communications agency Cake offers PR, social media and training services to charities and businesses across the UK

Andrew Buchan

Andrew Buchan: "I am not one of those vile, jealous actors"

Adrian Lobb

Broadchurch star Andrew Buchan on season two of the hit series, breaking America - and why actors "are not gods"

Linda Tirado

"The poor don't have the time to worry about climate change"

Adam Forrest

Author Linda Tirado on why tackling the problems of capitalism via a 21-hour week wouldn't work for those on low wages

Naomi Klein

Naomi Klein: "A 3-day week will help to save life on Earth"

Adam Forrest

No Logo author Naomi Klein says we must revolutionise our working lives if we are to combat climate change and save the free world...

John Bird

A messiah... or time for hope and glitter?

John Bird

"I am always willing to listen to what celebrities have to contribute to the political world..."

Shami Chakrabarti

"I wasn’t always the most dangerous woman in Britain"

Jane Graham

Liberty director Shami Chakrabarti, 45, on her "earnest" teenage years, gender injustice - and the moment that changed her life

Samira Ahmed

I rarely pass go without collecting an old board game

Samira Ahmed

"The biggest joy of old board games was that they were solidly constructed so you could turn your imagination loose upon them"

Serge Pizzorno and Noel Fielding

Bum-biting banter with Noel Fielding and Serge Pizzorno!

Partners-in-crime Noel Fielding and Serge Pizzorno on Glastonbury, their 'bromance' - and the lack of imagination in today's kids