After the party… Now what?

Issue 1003

After the party… Now what?

In this week’s Big Issue:

Tungsten, copper, coal – The return of mining to Britain decades after its heyday

The start of the Big Issue’s mass observation experiment, starting with vendors’ experiences over the Jubilee weekend

Karren Brady in Letter to My Younger Self

Joey Barton’s first public statement since his ban

Plus, the week’s cultural highlights in your area, Street Lights, competitions and much more!