Dionne Kennedy

Scotland’s welfare shake-up will protect against abusive financial control
News

Scotland’s welfare shake-up will protect against abusive financial control

Period stigma is turning menstruation into a public health issue
Social Justice

Period stigma is turning menstruation into a public health issue

Young and female workers bear the brunt of zero-hours contracts rise
Employment

Young and female workers bear the brunt of zero-hours contracts rise

The Big Issue Shop goes to the royal wedding with Studio 306
Ethical Shopping

The Big Issue Shop goes to the royal wedding with Studio 306

Can you register with a GP if you’re homeless?
Activism

Can you register with a GP if you’re homeless?

Bristol’s urban farmers are using aquaponics to grow food without soil
Environment

Bristol’s urban farmers are using aquaponics to grow food without soil

Fight plastic pollution with The Big Issue Shop and Jerry bottle
Ethical Shopping

Fight plastic pollution with The Big Issue Shop and Jerry bottle

Councils are struggling to house soaring numbers of homeless people
Housing

Councils are struggling to house soaring numbers of homeless people

Sustainable palm oil advocates don’t agree with Iceland’s palm oil ban
Environment

Sustainable palm oil advocates don’t agree with Iceland’s palm oil ban

Watch the first episode of Street Cat Bob’s new cartoon show
Film

Watch the first episode of Street Cat Bob’s new cartoon show

Street Cat Bob is moving on but he’s leaving us with a crazy new cartoon
Film

Street Cat Bob is moving on but he’s leaving us with a crazy new cartoon

What homeless charities are there in Glasgow?
Activism

What homeless charities are there in Glasgow?

Cracking the secret library code of elderly ladies
Books

Cracking the secret library code of elderly ladies

Sajid Javid launches new rough sleeping task force with £30m fund
Housing

Sajid Javid launches new rough sleeping task force with £30m fund

Payday loans are driving the nation’s poorest into depression
Money

Payday loans are driving the nation’s poorest into depression

Scottish scrap wood is funding a Palestinian skate revolution
News

Scottish scrap wood is funding a Palestinian skate revolution

Under 30? You’re getting poorer faster than any other generation
Social Justice

Under 30? You’re getting poorer faster than any other generation

Show the love for your mum with The Big Issue Shop this Mother’s Day
Ethical Shopping

Show the love for your mum with The Big Issue Shop this Mother’s Day

Hack to the future – Scotland’s first Homeless Hackathon announced
News

Hack to the future – Scotland’s first Homeless Hackathon announced

Homeless charity charges up rough sleepers
Activism

Homeless charity charges up rough sleepers

Smashing world records way to charity’s heart
Activism

Smashing world records way to charity’s heart

Mighty fine stitching – the prisoners learning the art of needlework
Ethical Shopping

Mighty fine stitching – the prisoners learning the art of needlework

Big Moose Coffee Co. use the power of beans to tackle homelessness in Cardiff
Activism

Big Moose Coffee Co. use the power of beans to tackle homelessness in Cardiff

Brighten up the last of the winter days with Arthouse Meath
Ethical Shopping

Brighten up the last of the winter days with Arthouse Meath

Meet the social enterprise making period poverty history
Social Justice

Meet the social enterprise making period poverty history

No mean feet – Manchester charities receive a year’s supply of socks
Housing

No mean feet – Manchester charities receive a year’s supply of socks

The incredible pensioner and toddler book group keeping old minds active
Books

The incredible pensioner and toddler book group keeping old minds active

Fresh fight for UK’s first drug consumption room
News

Fresh fight for UK’s first drug consumption room

Meet the council combatting rural isolation in the elderly
Health

Meet the council combatting rural isolation in the elderly

Meet the female astronauts who changed the world
News

Meet the female astronauts who changed the world

The big freeze – how Big Issue Shop brands tackle homelessness all year round
Ethical Shopping

The big freeze – how Big Issue Shop brands tackle homelessness all year round

We’re going on a book hunt – Big Issue special deliveries are despatched!
Books

We’re going on a book hunt – Big Issue special deliveries are despatched!

ALL of our Christmas cover entries in one place – it’ll knock your socks off!
News

ALL of our Christmas cover entries in one place – it’ll knock your socks off!

Final countdown for City of Culture champions
News

Final countdown for City of Culture champions

Christmas No 1 hopeful Jason Manford hits back at Scrooges panning his record
Music

Christmas No 1 hopeful Jason Manford hits back at Scrooges panning his record