Rocky Horror at 50

Issue 1561

Rocky Horror at 50

Richard O’Brien

As the world takes a worrying step to the right, the glorious subversion of The Rocky Horror Show is needed more than ever. Fifty years after its release, writer Richard O’Brien is coming to terms with its legacy.

The great housing tenant fightback

Across the country, tenants are being charged for services they just don’t get. But now we meet hose mobilising to fight back against unfair landlords.

Also inside

  • Clive Anderson talks back to his younger self about leading a double life between TV studio and court room
  • Ian Dunt explains how local politics wilted in Westminster’s shadow
  • Niamh Algar on how her new drama Malpractice examines crisis in the NHS
  • The joys of Benidorm
  • Chef Max La Manna on how to fight food waste one banana skin at a time
  • And our vendor Claudia in Bath explains how the flexibility of selling The Big Issue helps her be a good mum

Plus much more!

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