JLS make it a Big Issue Christmas!

Issue 1029

JLS make it a Big Issue Christmas!

Pop kings JLS talk about The X Factor and Christmas time JLS-style. Plus, they’ve recorded a special Christmas song for The Big Issue – hear it live at bigissue.com…

Also in this week’s Big Issue:

Kevin Bridges talks shelf-stacking and dealing with hecklers in prison

Money-saving expert Martin Lewis gives tips on how to get through the festive period

An illustrated guide to The Hobbit and the mind of Peter Jackson

Warwick Davis on growing up as a dwarf in Letter To My Younger Self

Rachel Johnson on slipping into middle age

A vendor sets up a business creating and selling Christmas cards

Lemony Snicket recommends five books every child should read before they’re 12

Plus, In Bruges director Martin McDonagh, Schindler’s Ark author Thomas Keneally, the week’s cultural highlights in your area, Street Lights, competitions, and much more!