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The volunteers helping to make this a special Christmas for care leavers in their community
Christmas

The volunteers helping to make this a special Christmas for care leavers in their community

Big Issue Christmas countdown: 12 reasons you should support our vendors this festive period
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Big Issue Christmas countdown: 12 reasons you should support our vendors this festive period

The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch
eBikes

The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch

The best of The Big Issue’s Letter To My Younger Self from 2021
Letter To My Younger Self

The best of The Big Issue’s Letter To My Younger Self from 2021

Meet the winner of The Big Issue Kids Christmas Cover Competition 2021!
Kids Cover

Meet the winner of The Big Issue Kids Christmas Cover Competition 2021!

Affordable and ethical gift ideas for budgets from £10 to £100
Christmas

Affordable and ethical gift ideas for budgets from £10 to £100

Enter now for a chance to win a spa voucher for the Corinthia hotel in London!
Competitions

Enter now for a chance to win a spa voucher for the Corinthia hotel in London!

How The Big Issue supported more than 180 other social enterprises during the pandemic
Big Issue Invest

How The Big Issue supported more than 180 other social enterprises during the pandemic

Almost 700 homeless people died in 2020 – and real figure could be higher
Homelessness

Almost 700 homeless people died in 2020 – and real figure could be higher

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel
News

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel

Black Friday 2021: Eco-friendly and ethical gifts for a sustainable shopping spree
Black Friday

Black Friday 2021: Eco-friendly and ethical gifts for a sustainable shopping spree

Do your socks protect orangutans? These ones do
Ethical Shopping

Do your socks protect orangutans? These ones do

The mum who drove her Range Rover into Insulate Britain protesters is selling merch now
Insulate Britain

The mum who drove her Range Rover into Insulate Britain protesters is selling merch now

Protesters at the COP26 youth climate strike have not missed with their signs
Activism

Protesters at the COP26 youth climate strike have not missed with their signs

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues
Activism

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide
Environment

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide

BAME social entrepreneurs are booming but struggle for funding
Activism

BAME social entrepreneurs are booming but struggle for funding

The website offering a new way to find diverse children’s books
Books

The website offering a new way to find diverse children’s books

Get your entries in for The Big Issue’s Christmas Kids Cover Competition
Art

Get your entries in for The Big Issue’s Christmas Kids Cover Competition

Meet the people selling street papers around the world
Life

Meet the people selling street papers around the world

7 ethical and eco-friendly shopping choices for World Homeless Day
Ethical Shopping

7 ethical and eco-friendly shopping choices for World Homeless Day

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

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

Salvage Hunters’ Drew Pritchard talks trade with a Big Issue seller
News

Salvage Hunters’ Drew Pritchard talks trade with a Big Issue seller

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking
News

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking

Big Issue sellers share words of advice for their younger selves
News

Big Issue sellers share words of advice for their younger selves

‘I lost my home, I didn’t lose my pride’: Big Issue seller Lee Welham meets founder John Bird
News

‘I lost my home, I didn’t lose my pride’: Big Issue seller Lee Welham meets founder John Bird

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’10s and beyond
News

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’10s and beyond

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’00s
News

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’00s

The Big Issue at 30: Our story in numbers
News

The Big Issue at 30: Our story in numbers

The Big Issue at 30: What it means to stars of screen, politics and music
News

The Big Issue at 30: What it means to stars of screen, politics and music

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’90s
News

The Big Issue in 30 moments: The ’90s

What is the Kickstart scheme and how can you land a placement?
Employment

What is the Kickstart scheme and how can you land a placement?

Get a limited edition print and original artwork from The Connor Brothers
Art

Get a limited edition print and original artwork from The Connor Brothers

The Big Issue needs you to ask councils to Stop Mass Homelessness
Housing

The Big Issue needs you to ask councils to Stop Mass Homelessness

These Paralympics heroes are also Big Issue sellers
News

These Paralympics heroes are also Big Issue sellers

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