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Meet the people selling street papers around the world
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Meet the people selling street papers around the world

In celebration of World Homelessness Day, we spoke to street paper sellers across the globe to find out about their lives and their work.

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

The Breakthrough programme will offer opportunities to talented 16-24 year olds from underrepresented and less privileged backgrounds.

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

The Big Issue meets Marcus Rashford, Greta Thunberg and the Covid pandemic. The final part of our 30 moments series covers the 2010s to the present day and beyond.

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

How The Big Issue became an A-level set text
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How The Big Issue became an A-level set text

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The Big Issue at 30: Our story in numbers
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The Big Issue at 30: Our story in numbers

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

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

The Big Issue at 30: Thirty years of changes… and one thing that’s stayed the same
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The Big Issue at 30: Thirty years of changes… and one thing that’s stayed the same

The Big Issue is turning 30 but our work is far from done
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The Big Issue is turning 30 but our work is far from done

The Big Issue to launch new employment programme for young journalists
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The Big Issue to launch new employment programme for young journalists

The Big Issue wins four industry awards for Covid response
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The Big Issue wins four industry awards for Covid response

Big Issue nominated for 5 industry awards for Covid response
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Big Issue nominated for 5 industry awards for Covid response

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Street Cat Bob and bullshit jobs: The Big Issue’s most-read articles of 2020
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Street Cat Bob and bullshit jobs: The Big Issue’s most-read articles of 2020

Experience the choices of homelessness in The Big Issue’s interactive fiction
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Experience the choices of homelessness in The Big Issue’s interactive fiction

The Big Issue wins Magazine of the Year and Best Covid Response
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The Big Issue wins Magazine of the Year and Best Covid Response

Calling all Covid-19 heroes! Get in touch for free advertising space
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Calling all Covid-19 heroes! Get in touch for free advertising space

Creators of The Gruffalo present an exclusive cover for The Big Issue
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Creators of The Gruffalo present an exclusive cover for The Big Issue

Melanie Panayiotou, friend of Big Issue, sister of George Michael, dies at 59
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Melanie Panayiotou, friend of Big Issue, sister of George Michael, dies at 59

The Big Issue’s new way to sell: All your questions answered
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The Big Issue’s new way to sell: All your questions answered

The Big Issue is launching a new way to sell
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The Big Issue is launching a new way to sell

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Cover creator Coldwar Steve to sell The Big Issue in Birmingham
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Cover creator Coldwar Steve to sell The Big Issue in Birmingham

Goldblum, Frankincense and Myrrh: It’s party time, The Big Issue style!
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Goldblum, Frankincense and Myrrh: It’s party time, The Big Issue style!

We’ve got a new look! Pick up our redesigned Big Issue on the streets now
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We’ve got a new look! Pick up our redesigned Big Issue on the streets now

Our iconic Remembrance Day cover is featured in Ian Birch’s ‘Uncovered’
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Our iconic Remembrance Day cover is featured in Ian Birch’s ‘Uncovered’

We had 2017 covered – your biggest issues of the last year
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We had 2017 covered – your biggest issues of the last year

James Bowen and Big Issue vendors welcomed into Parliament
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James Bowen and Big Issue vendors welcomed into Parliament

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