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Ban on legal highs does not go far enough, charity warns

Andrew Burns

The new Psychoactive Substances Act will do "little to address the hidden, darker side to legal highs" said the YMCA

Glasgow to host 2016 Homeless World Cup

Andrew Burns

Over 60 teams from 51 countries are set to compete for 14th edition of the Homeless World Cup in Scotland

Homeless people build innovative prototype home in Newcastle

Andrew Burns

A team from homelessness charity Crisis "learn new skills and build confidence" in creating the PROTOHOME project from scratch

David Haye: "Amir Khan bit off more than he could chew"

Boxing champ David Haye says that Amir Khan "will win world titles again" if he returns to welterweight division

Homeless man "in a state of need" not guilty of theft

A 'victory for compassion' as Italian court rules that a homeless man was in a "state of need" when taking food from a supermarket

Join Mark Hamill and The Kinks' Ray Davies in conversation

Andrew Burns

Following The Big Issue interview between Mark Hamill and Ray Davies, the two cultural icons will be meeting again - and you can be there!

PPA Awards 2016: The Big Issue nominated in two categories

The PPA Awards 2016 sees The Big Issue nominated in the categories of British Consumer Magazine of the Year and Editor of The Year

Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith square up in The Big Issue

London mayoral candidates Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith slug it out over housing, homelessness and each other's campaigns

Steven Oltay before and after training with The Running Charity

Outpacing homelessness: Steven's London Marathon journey

Adrian Lobb

With help from The Running Charity, Steven Oltay has gone from a life on the streets to this weekend's London Marathon

How can technology tackle global homelessness?

Andrew Burns

Business Rocks' 'Hackathon' competition explores new ways to tackle homelessness

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