ISSUE 987

Paul McCartney – A Letter To My Younger Self

The ex-Beatle talks candidly about going on dates as a kid, his mother’s death, and strange dreams

Also in this week’s Big Issue

International Development Secretary Alan Duncan writes about the ‘vital’ work of his department

Joey Barton on technology in sport

Fay Ripley opens up her diary

Male impotence

And why Wales is always being compared to something else!

Plus Street Lights, Whose iPod, competitions, and much more…