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Big Issue partner with Citroën to go green and cut emissions
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Big Issue partner with Citroën to go green and cut emissions

Big Issue Group and Citroën announce three-year green partnership which will see a fleet of ë-Berlingo and ë-Dispatch vans distribute magazines across the UK

Research finds 79% of people in the UK believe country has a skills gap
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Research finds 79% of people in the UK believe country has a skills gap

Big Issue Group launches new five-year strategy to ‘change more lives through enterprise’ and welcomes entrepreneurs and campaigners Jack Parsons and Sherrie Silver onboard as new Ambassadors.

HRH The Duke of Cambridge throws his support behind The Big Issue to mark his 40th Birthday
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HRH The Duke of Cambridge throws his support behind The Big Issue to mark his 40th Birthday

The Duke has also written exclusively for the magazine, sold by marginalised people in order to lift themselves out of poverty, about why he wanted to don a Big Issue tabard and find out more about the experiences of Big Issue vendors.

The Big Issue launches new podcast to provide platform to marginalised voices
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The Big Issue launches new podcast to provide platform to marginalised voices

Scottish school pupils champion social change with The Big Issue magazine
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Scottish school pupils champion social change with The Big Issue magazine

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The Big Issue fast-tracks financial inclusion as 1,000 sellers now accept cashless payments
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The Big Issue fast-tracks financial inclusion as 1,000 sellers now accept cashless payments

Polling by The Big Issue and YouGov finds more than 90% of Brits say Digital Access is key to finding a job
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Polling by The Big Issue and YouGov finds more than 90% of Brits say Digital Access is key to finding a job

“You see the very best of human nature and the very worst of human nature in a conflict situation.” Journalist and Mastermind host, Clive Myrie, spoke to The Big Issue.
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“You see the very best of human nature and the very worst of human nature in a conflict situation.” Journalist and Mastermind host, Clive Myrie, spoke to The Big Issue.

Famous musician and activist, Yungblud, took over The Big Issue for special guest edited edition
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Famous musician and activist, Yungblud, took over The Big Issue for special guest edited edition

Love Island star Kaz Kamwi shows support for The Big Issue by becoming a vendor for the day
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Love Island star Kaz Kamwi shows support for The Big Issue by becoming a vendor for the day

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visits award-winning social enterprise, The Skill Mill
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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visits award-winning social enterprise, The Skill Mill

Sunderland-based social enterprise, dedicated to providing opportunities for adults with learning disabilities and mental health problems, receives £63,000 in funding
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Sunderland-based social enterprise, dedicated to providing opportunities for adults with learning disabilities and mental health problems, receives £63,000 in funding

“The extra mile is the standard distance. Out of your depth is the standard depth. That’s the world of the NHS.” Adam Kay spoke to The Big Issue
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“The extra mile is the standard distance. Out of your depth is the standard depth. That’s the world of the NHS.” Adam Kay spoke to The Big Issue

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The Big Issue launches first Big Issue eBikes scheme to boost green employment opportunities across the UK
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The Big Issue launches first Big Issue eBikes scheme to boost green employment opportunities across the UK

“There was times where me mam was like, literally: it’s the rent or the groceries.” Superstar, Sam Fender, opens up to The Big Issue
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“There was times where me mam was like, literally: it’s the rent or the groceries.” Superstar, Sam Fender, opens up to The Big Issue

Big Issue Invest investment cements Village Underground as East London’s leading live music venue owner-operator
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Big Issue Invest investment cements Village Underground as East London’s leading live music venue owner-operator

“It’s about time people got to know who I am. And I’m not Sally.” Coronation Street Actress, Sally Dynevor, spoke to The Big Issue
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“It’s about time people got to know who I am. And I’m not Sally.” Coronation Street Actress, Sally Dynevor, spoke to The Big Issue

“I want to use my platform, while everyone is looking at me, to reflect that attention onto the whole deaf community” Rose Ayling-Ellis speaks to The Big Issue
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“I want to use my platform, while everyone is looking at me, to reflect that attention onto the whole deaf community” Rose Ayling-Ellis speaks to The Big Issue

“It’s taught me to be who I am now. It keeps me grounded and humble.” Ex-Big Issue vendor who now owns a multi-million pound company fighting fast fashion calls for support for organisation
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“It’s taught me to be who I am now. It keeps me grounded and humble.” Ex-Big Issue vendor who now owns a multi-million pound company fighting fast fashion calls for support for organisation

The Big Issue launches Winter Appeal for vendors in the face of ongoing restrictions, severe weather warnings and predictions of 25% absenteeism at workplaces
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The Big Issue launches Winter Appeal for vendors in the face of ongoing restrictions, severe weather warnings and predictions of 25% absenteeism at workplaces

Regeneration of iconic London building to provide affordable and sustainable workspace for ‘green’ startups in the city
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Regeneration of iconic London building to provide affordable and sustainable workspace for ‘green’ startups in the city

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Lord John Bird, Founder of The Big Issue, calls for public support in wake of restrictions
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Lord John Bird, Founder of The Big Issue, calls for public support in wake of restrictions

Seven-year-old is announced as winner of The Big Issue Kids Christmas cover competition
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Seven-year-old is announced as winner of The Big Issue Kids Christmas cover competition

Big Issue Invest reports close to £40 million of investment into social enterprises and charities at time of crisis
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Big Issue Invest reports close to £40 million of investment into social enterprises and charities at time of crisis

“I don’t want to look back and think, I could have done something.” Actor Michael Sheen spoke to The Big Issue about nearly playing for Arsenal, heartbreak and the importance of giving back
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“I don’t want to look back and think, I could have done something.” Actor Michael Sheen spoke to The Big Issue about nearly playing for Arsenal, heartbreak and the importance of giving back

Peckham-based arts organisation receives £56,000 of backing from Big Issue Invest 
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Peckham-based arts organisation receives £56,000 of backing from Big Issue Invest 

Big Issue Founder responds to news 688 people died on the streets last year, warning “if we don’t take action now, we are set to lose far more lives”
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Big Issue Founder responds to news 688 people died on the streets last year, warning “if we don’t take action now, we are set to lose far more lives”

O2 partners with The Big Issue to help vendors stay connected as part of new National Databank initiative
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O2 partners with The Big Issue to help vendors stay connected as part of new National Databank initiative

UnLtd, Big Issue Invest and Social Value UK to launch free diversity, equity and inclusion toolkit for social entrepreneurs
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UnLtd, Big Issue Invest and Social Value UK to launch free diversity, equity and inclusion toolkit for social entrepreneurs

Homelessness could cost Government £2.6 billion if it fails to act now, The Big Issue has revealed
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Homelessness could cost Government £2.6 billion if it fails to act now, The Big Issue has revealed

The Big Issue Shop has your Christmas shopping sorted with a plethora of eco-friendly and socially conscious gifts
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The Big Issue Shop has your Christmas shopping sorted with a plethora of eco-friendly and socially conscious gifts

Bournemouth-based Big Issue vendors to feature in The Big Issue’s Christmas campaign calling for public support as vendors face hard Winter ahead with quieter high streets across the UK
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Bournemouth-based Big Issue vendors to feature in The Big Issue’s Christmas campaign calling for public support as vendors face hard Winter ahead with quieter high streets across the UK

Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises
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Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises

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