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A Big Issue vendor is doing a marathon on a space hopper after missing out on London Marathon spot
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A Big Issue vendor is doing a marathon on a space hopper after missing out on London Marathon spot

Cambridge seller Lee Welham is raising funds for The Big Issue by bouncing his way to 26.2 miles at night.

‘It’s changed the way we sell the magazine’
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‘It’s changed the way we sell the magazine’

Big Issue vendors explain how their lives are being transformed by the contactless revolution, thanks to our partnership with Zettle by PayPal

The day Big Issue vendor Karl Grierson sold the magazine to King Charles
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The day Big Issue vendor Karl Grierson sold the magazine to King Charles

Big Issue vendor Karl Grierson recalled the day he sold the magazine to King Charles III and the royal had to ask his aide for £1 to buy it

Big Issue vendor Will Herbert: ‘The day I saw the Queen made me proud to be British’
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Big Issue vendor Will Herbert: ‘The day I saw the Queen made me proud to be British’

Community rallies around Big Issue seller after he loses everything in wildfire
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Community rallies around Big Issue seller after he loses everything in wildfire

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‘Michael was everything you want in a vendor and a friend’: Big Issue mourns seller Michael Crean
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‘Michael was everything you want in a vendor and a friend’: Big Issue mourns seller Michael Crean

Vendor Updates: Summer 2022
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Vendor Updates: Summer 2022

Putting His Best Foot Forward
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Putting His Best Foot Forward

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside
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Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside

Get ‘Rich Enough to be Batman’, or raise money for Big Issue sellers trying
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Get ‘Rich Enough to be Batman’, or raise money for Big Issue sellers trying

Anabel’s Story
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Anabel’s Story

Prince William has been meeting Big Issue vendors again
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Prince William has been meeting Big Issue vendors again

‘He was the most intelligent, unassuming man I ever met’: Big Issue mourns vendor John Byrne
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‘He was the most intelligent, unassuming man I ever met’: Big Issue mourns vendor John Byrne

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‘I didn’t realise how tall he was’: Meet Dave Martin, the vendor who met Prince William
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‘I didn’t realise how tall he was’: Meet Dave Martin, the vendor who met Prince William

A Big Issue seller abseiled down the college where he got his GCSEs to raise cash for charity
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A Big Issue seller abseiled down the college where he got his GCSEs to raise cash for charity

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

Elena’s Story
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Elena’s Story

Former vendor Bill raises £500 for Big Issue
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Former vendor Bill raises £500 for Big Issue

Popular Big Issue vendor who lost beloved dog on Christmas Day welcomes new pet to his pitch
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Popular Big Issue vendor who lost beloved dog on Christmas Day welcomes new pet to his pitch

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

Giant billboards in London point you towards your nearest Big Issue seller!
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Giant billboards in London point you towards your nearest Big Issue seller!

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‘He’s a Bristol National Treasure’: Thousands rally round Big Issue seller at risk of deportation
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‘He’s a Bristol National Treasure’: Thousands rally round Big Issue seller at risk of deportation

‘The Big Issue got me back on my feet’: Magazine seller turns his life around with new security job
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‘The Big Issue got me back on my feet’: Magazine seller turns his life around with new security job

‘It’s a Christmas miracle’: Big Issue vendor returns lost purse to customer on Christmas Day
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‘It’s a Christmas miracle’: Big Issue vendor returns lost purse to customer on Christmas Day

Meet the former Big Issue vendor who now owns a multi-million pound company fighting fast fashion
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Meet the former Big Issue vendor who now owns a multi-million pound company fighting fast fashion

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