Greg Barradale
Greg is a Senior Reporter for the Big Issue. He reports on social affairs ranging from asylum and homelessness, to public transport and protests. He was a winner of the News and Investigations category at the MHP 30toWatch awards 2023, and was shortlisted for feature writer of the year at the 2023 BSME Talent Awards. If you've got a story which you think needs covering, email him at greg.barradale@bigissue.com
Yes, National Insurance cuts have taken effect – but it doesn't mean lower earners are better off
Jeremy Hunt delivering his 2024 spring budget
National insurance

Yes, National Insurance cuts have taken effect – but it doesn't mean lower earners are better off

The graph Rishi Sunak doesn't want you to see
inflation, jeremy hunt, rishi sunak
Inflation

The graph Rishi Sunak doesn't want you to see

Housing crisis: Shared ownership an 'unbearable reality' which has 'failed to deliver', MPs warn
Housing

Housing crisis: Shared ownership an 'unbearable reality' which has 'failed to deliver', MPs warn

DWP benefits, rent rises and tax: All the tax year changes that will affect you from April 2024
DWP, benefits
Housing, benefits and work

DWP benefits, rent rises and tax: All the tax year changes that will affect you from April 2024

How a chocolate-like Harry Kane statue brought council spending and tax hikes into sharp focus
A state of England footballer Harry Kane, looking like it's made of chocolate
Football

How a chocolate-like Harry Kane statue brought council spending and tax hikes into sharp focus

Smiley Charity Film Awards celebrates pictures with purpose with Olivia Colman film among winners
Sponsored post

Smiley Charity Film Awards celebrates pictures with purpose with Olivia Colman film among winners

First look at Harry Kane statue hidden in storage for years: Waste of money or fitting tribute?
Harry Kane statue
Football

First look at Harry Kane statue hidden in storage for years: Waste of money or fitting tribute?

Barges and military bases more expensive than hotels for asylum seekers: 'Another bad policy'
Immigration

Barges and military bases more expensive than hotels for asylum seekers: 'Another bad policy'

'Shocking' racial violence outside Liverpool asylum hotel proves why politicians' words matter
Knowsley, asylum seeker hotel protest
Immigration

'Shocking' racial violence outside Liverpool asylum hotel proves why politicians' words matter

Modern slavery survivors face being sent to Rwanda after MPs vote down deportation bill amendments
UK Jamaica policy
Rwanda bill

Modern slavery survivors face being sent to Rwanda after MPs vote down deportation bill amendments

Rishi Sunak's refusal to call a UK general election in May could cost taxpayers millions
Rishi Sunak, general election
Politics

Rishi Sunak's refusal to call a UK general election in May could cost taxpayers millions

True cost of Rishi Sunak's Rwanda asylum plan could soar by billions, think tank warns
Rwanda Rishi Sunak
Immigration

True cost of Rishi Sunak's Rwanda asylum plan could soar by billions, think tank warns