Lonely heart. Seeks love

Issue 1014

Lonely heart. Seeks love

Benedict Cumberbatch on the political status quo – and looking for a mate…

Also in this week’s Big Issue:

GQ editor Dylan Jones salutes the agitprop zeal of Pussy Riot – even if their music isn’t very good

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda writes exclusively for The Big Issue about taking power to the 1.3billion who live without electricity every day

The alternatives to high street banks, and an easy-to-follow guide on how to switch

Plus, Jenny Agutter in Letter To My Younger Self, the Hairy Bikers, Samira Ahmed on the nature of success, the week’s cultural highlights in your area, Street Lights, competitions, and much more!