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You'll Never Walk Alone: A Big Issue vendor's title dreams

Andrew Burns

The Liverpool-supporting Big Issue vendor who saved a young girl from drowning on what the club's anthem meant in communist Hungary

Michelle Collins

"I had that working class edginess that posh kids want"

David Graves

Soap star Michelle Collins on living life in the public eye, her anorexia, and being an attention-seeking teenager

John Bird

Big laughs: TBI founder John Bird sets out on comedy tour

Prime ministers, pop stars and one very colourful life - catch The World According to John Bird

George Osborne

What does George Osborne really mean by "full employment"?

Adam Forrest

With youth unemployment at nearly 20%, The Big Issue takes a hard look at the Chancellor's pledge

Joel Hodgson

Big changes: How one vendor is moving hearts and minds

Andrew Burns

Budding Commonwealth Games runner and ex-vendor Joel Hodgson is having an impact upon the futures of more Big Issue sellers...

What happened when Londoners went on a 'little manhunt'!

Sally Brammall

Covent Garden was the place to find very tiny people yesterday - a competition set up by Roy's People and The Big Issue Foundation

More celebrities don the famous red tabard!

Andrew Burns

In the latest Big Sell-Off, comic Paul McCaffrey and designer Robyn Coles are among those selling The Big Issue

The tragic death of Tim Hetherington, three years on

Andrew Burns

Ex-Big Issue man Hetherington, who died in Libya in 2011, was one of the world's most accomplished photographers until his untimely death

A Disunited Kingdom?

With the referendum on Scottish independence fast approaching, The Big Issue asks: Is this just the start?

Istvan Kakas

Big Issue seller saves young girl from drowning

Andrew Burns

Bath vendor Istvan Kakas helped pull a terrified young girl and her father from the River Avon – using his trusty broom!

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