Famous fans explain what makes Kate Bush so brilliant

Vicky Carroll

Kate Bush is one of the most adored pop icons of our generation. Here some of her famous fans explain why...

Biographer Graeme Thomson: "Kate Bush changed perceptions"

Vicky Carroll

"She was laughed at by the male music press it took and a long time to get a handle on her – she was a posh hippy girl who pranced about."

Gareth Evans interview: "I hate my films when I watch them"

Steven MacKenzie

Welsh-born director of The Raid on how he ended up in Indonesia and making sure action films have a big climax...

Ari Folman: "This crisis is the worst I've experienced"

Steven MacKenzie

Award-winning director Ari Folman on the failings of Waltz With Bashir and the drowned out voice of Israeli left-wing liberals

Gered Mankowitz: "What makes Kate Bush brilliant?"

Vicky Carroll

"What makes Kate brilliant is her unique talent, her extraordinary energy, her vision – everything she does has a tremendous vision."

Mark Radcliffe: What makes Kate Bush so great?

"I never thought I would get the chance to see her live, I didn’t see her one and only tour and I just never thought it would happen."

Glenn Cosby

Glenn Cosby: Nine tips to win The Great British Bake Off

Would you trifle with Berry or have Hollywood judge your soggy bottom? This Great British Bake Off contestant has insider tips…

Grŵp Cynefin - A Big Issue Cymru Big List Subscriber

Grŵp Cynefin offers a range of housing that meets the specific needs of communities across north Wales

Eddie Marsan: "I’ve always been a funny little man"

Jane Graham

Ray Donovan star Eddie Marsan on joining a "manipulative" religious group, finding a father figure, and an unusual marriage proposal

Gaza: Reaching out to the world through art

Rosenna East

Amid the hell of bombardment and death, one trapped Palestinian teenager dreams of making music on an international stage.