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A STREET CAT NAMED BOB

From stray to superstar, Bob’s story has inspired millions. The moggy was adopted by James, a former Big Issue vendor who became a bestselling author.

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26 November 2020 Issue no: 625

IMAGINING JOHN LENNON

We celebrate the songs, the life and the legacy John Lennon, and his enduring message of peace, love and imagination.

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13 November 2020 Issue no: 624

KYLIE MINOGUE

Disco comes from darkness. We can attest from this year that life throws its challenges [at you]. So how do you find your light within that?”

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29 October 2020 Issue no: 623

ARCHIE ROACH

Legendary singer-songwriter Archie Roach was all set to spend 2020 touring the country – until COVID struck and everything changed

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15 October 2020 Issue no: 622

THE FICTION EDITION

It’s time to pop on the kettle and find the sunniest spot at your place to curl up and get comfy; you’ve got a lot of reading to do!

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02 October 2020 Issue no: 621

TURIA PITT AND HER PURSUIT OF ...

Author, athlete and Big Issue cover star Turia Pitt shares her own remarkable story of resilience and the pursuit of happiness in our latest edition.

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18 September 2020 Issue no: 620

KEANU REEVES: ‘BE EXCELLENT TO...

In this edition, writer Laura Kelly looks at the cult of Keanu, the anti-movie star who’s become a poster-boy for kindness and down-to-earth decency.

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04 September 2020 Issue no: 619

THE BRIGGS ISSUE

It’s the BRIGGS issue! In this edition we speak with the impressive Briggs – rapper, comedy writer, activist, actor and label owner.

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21 August 2020 Issue no: 618

THE BIG INTERVIEW: KATY PERRY

“I think that this journey is about getting my smile back and getting my playfulness back and getting that purity back.”

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06 August 2020 Issue no: 617

THE BIG INTERVIEW: KERMIT’S GR...

Time flies when you’re having fun, and time’s fun when you’re having flies. In Kermit’s case, it’s both!

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17 July 2020 Issue no: 616

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