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John Bird

John Bird to share Essential Classics on BBC Radio 3

Andrew Burns

From 18th century masterpieces to Western film scores, discover Big Issue founder John Bird’s favourite classical music

Big Issue vendors record 12 Day of Christmas

Adam Forrest

It's a musical Christmas as Big Issue vendors strike a very personal note with their own version of a yuletide classic

Bristol school pupil designs The Big Issue's Christmas cover

Andrew Burns

Budding young artist Maya Jerram, aged 8, from Bristol, wins The Big Issue's kids' Christmas cover competition with this magical design

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Send us your Big Issue selfie and it could feature as part of something special we're planning for our biggest magazine of the year

It's Street Cat Bob fever as James Bowen welcomes vendors

Andrew Burns

Hundreds turn out in Glasgow to meet James Bowen and Street Cat Bob - and Big Issue vendors are invited along

Street artist Stik draws attention to social housing crisis

Andrew Burns

“I’m trying to articulate the voice of the people in a stylised way,” said artist and Big Issue collaborator Stik

John White

Memorial plaque for popular Big Issue vendor in Edinburgh

Andrew Burns

Much-loved Big Issue vendor John White will have a lasting memorial at the Edinburgh pitch he spent eight years selling from

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...

Go wild outdoors with free maps and guides

Vicky Carroll

The Big Issue launches new partnership with to offer readers free step-by-step walking routes across Britain