Mary Beard

"I was a terrible little swot - but thought I was cool"

Author and TV presenter Mary Beard on the sexism of the 1970s - and her youthful ambitions

"When we look at the apes we’re looking at ourselves"

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves on "smuggling" social comment into his summer blockbuster

Steve Cram

"Sports provision is almost non-existent in parts of the UK"

British athletics star Steve Cram on why Britain must improve at "increasing the talent pool"

Rebecca Adlington

Rebecca Adlington: “I didn’t like getting nervous"

Olympians Rebecca Adlington and David Weir discuss the pressures of competing at all levels of sport

Big Issue vendor's marathon charity sell

Adrian Lobb

Peter Corstorphine will spend double the length of average 40-hour working week selling on Glasgow pitch to raise money for charities

Joel Hodgson

Commonwealth Games role for ex-Big Issue vendor Joel Hodgson

Andrew Burns

Joel Hodgson is set to represent Belize as an official ambassador at Glasgow 2014

Global demand for this week's Big Issue with Street Cat Bob

Worldwide orders flood in for this week's magazine, as tens of thousands share their love of Bob on social media

Legomania hits the UK - with the help of The Big Issue

Lego movie star Emmet tours the country, stocking up on Big Issues as he goes...

Monty Python reunion

John Cleese: "This is the last time for the Pythons"

Adam Forrest

John Cleese and the Monty Python members talk about the gang’s final ever live shows at London’s O2 Arena

It's Murray Time. Let’s hear you roar!

Andrew Burns

The Big Issue is calling on you to show your support for Mighty Murray this week with our roaring cover. Andy might even see it...