ISSUE 1373

The rebirth of cycling hero Sir Bradley Wiggins

In this week’s magazine:

  • Cycling hero Sir Bradley Wiggins reveals his plans to become a social worker in a honest and revealing Letter To My Younger Self. The first Brit to win the illustrious Tour de France insists: “I don’t want to live off my cycling career. Everything has to end” as he discusses his battle to prove his innocence amid allegations of using performance-enhancing substances and the challenge of moving on from his time in the saddle.
  • How will a no-deal Brexit bite? Author Jay Rayner looks at the reality of what we will be eating, what will be in short supply and whether stockpiling is helpful or hurtful.
  • How communities across the UK can get a hand up from The Big Issue: we’re launching a new way to buy and sell the magazine. Community Selling will serve communities where there is no Big Issue vendor, offering a chance to raise funds for our Community Partner and our mission to dismantle poverty