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Tributes paid to social investment pioneer and valued member of the Big Issue family James Fairweather
In memory

Tributes paid to social investment pioneer and valued member of the Big Issue family James Fairweather

James Fairweather will be remembered for his contribution to social business and his tireless campaigning on behalf of people with brain cancer.

Prizes announced for Big Issue Christmas Kids Cover Competition
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Prizes announced for Big Issue Christmas Kids Cover Competition

Top prizes have been announced for the Big Issue Christmas Kids Cover Competition, as the deadline is extended to December 1

Lord Bird: ‘Give Big Issue sellers a fighting chance this Christmas’
Big Issue sellers

Lord Bird: ‘Give Big Issue sellers a fighting chance this Christmas’

Big Issue founder Lord Bird is calling for support as the UK enters a recession and inflation is expected to hit 18 per cent for the UK’s poorest.

Big Issue vendors send their condolences to royal family on news of Queen’s death
Queen Elizabeth

Big Issue vendors send their condolences to royal family on news of Queen’s death

Big Issue founder Lord Bird pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth on news of her death
Queen Elizabeth

Big Issue founder Lord Bird pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth on news of her death

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Big Issue eBikes: We need your help
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Big Issue eBikes: We need your help

In pictures: What really happened when Prince William sold The Big Issue
Prince William x Big Issue

In pictures: What really happened when Prince William sold The Big Issue

How to win free tickets to see Jess Phillips MP in conversation with Big Issue editor Paul McNamee
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How to win free tickets to see Jess Phillips MP in conversation with Big Issue editor Paul McNamee

‘It’s trying to show the polarising views over wealth’: Art auction raises thousands for Big Issue sellers
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‘It’s trying to show the polarising views over wealth’: Art auction raises thousands for Big Issue sellers

Muse and Razorlight complete triumphant return with electrifying live show in support of The Big Issue
Muse

Muse and Razorlight complete triumphant return with electrifying live show in support of The Big Issue

Razorlight’s Johnny Borrell: ‘Homelessness is like this collective blind spot’
Razorlight

Razorlight’s Johnny Borrell: ‘Homelessness is like this collective blind spot’

Muse star Matt Bellamy has been buying The Big Issue for 25 years
Muse

Muse star Matt Bellamy has been buying The Big Issue for 25 years

Don’t carry cash? Don’t worry, 1,000 Big Issue sellers now accept contactless payments
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Don’t carry cash? Don’t worry, 1,000 Big Issue sellers now accept contactless payments

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Muse to play show in support of The Big Issue
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Muse to play show in support of The Big Issue

The Big Issue wants to support Ukraine refugees arriving in the UK – here’s how
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The Big Issue wants to support Ukraine refugees arriving in the UK – here’s how

‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture
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‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture

‘I’ll never forget it’: Guest editor Yungblud reveals how a Big Issue seller turned his life around
Yungblud

‘I’ll never forget it’: Guest editor Yungblud reveals how a Big Issue seller turned his life around

‘This is very different to my Love Island experience’ – Kaz Kamwi sells The Big Issue in Oxford Street
Love Island

‘This is very different to my Love Island experience’ – Kaz Kamwi sells The Big Issue in Oxford Street

Lord Bird appeals for public support for Big Issue vendors through pandemic
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Lord Bird appeals for public support for Big Issue vendors through pandemic

Food banks, Kill the Bill and Doctor Who: The Big Issue’s most-read stories of 2021
Top stories of 2021

Food banks, Kill the Bill and Doctor Who: The Big Issue’s most-read stories of 2021

Protest, predictions and COP26: The Big Issue’s top news stories of 2021
Top stories of 2021

Protest, predictions and COP26: The Big Issue’s top news stories of 2021

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The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch
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The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch

‘Noel Gallagher was mega hungover and Will.i.am kept walking off’ – The stories behind Big Issue photoshoots
Big Issue cover stars

‘Noel Gallagher was mega hungover and Will.i.am kept walking off’ – The stories behind Big Issue photoshoots

Meet the people selling street papers around the world
Life

Meet the people selling street papers around the world

Big Issue launches media training scheme for young people from underrepresented backgrounds
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Big Issue launches media training scheme for young people from underrepresented backgrounds