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Bill Bailey

He might be a comedian first and foremost, but Bill Bailey has other talents hidden under his beard. The hairy and hilarious entertainer speaks with Alan Attwood – a conversation ...

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14 August 2012 Issue no: 413

Animal Magnetism

Sir David Attenborough is more recognisable than some of the animals he has described in his documentaries. In this edition, we present a close encounter with this intrepid octogenarian – ...

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19 June 2012 Issue no: 409

Don't Dis My Ability!

This edition, we profile South Australian Dignity for Disability MP Kelly Vincent from who – in 2009 at the age of 21 – became the youngest woman ever elected to ...

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05 June 2012 Issue no: 408

Germaine Greer

She’s a high-profile Australian on the international stage and her influence on generations of women is incalculable. But lately, Germaine Greer, now 73, has been raising eyebrows. In this edition, ...

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22 May 2012 Issue no: 407

Stand by Ewan

It’s been 16 years since Ewan McGregor blasted onto the screen as the drug-addled star of Trainspotting. His career went galactic once he took the role of the young Obi-Wan ...

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24 February 2012 Issue no: 0005

Raising the Titanic

Next month marks the centenary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. There will be TV specials, books, artifact auctions and a 3D re-boot of the mega-grossing 1997 movie, Titanic. ...

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09 March 2012 Issue no: 0004

Movie Man

Martin Scorsese’s Hugo is a family film set in Paris – a world away from his punchy classics, Taxi Driver and Raging Bull. Thomas Caldwell looks back over the depth ...

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06 January 2012 Issue no: 00010

The boys of summer

From Test players in white to Big Bashers in purple, cricket today seems very different from the game of yesteryear. But what has really changed, and what remains the same? ...

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13 January 2012 Issue no: 00009

Our 400th edition!

When The Big Issue published its first edition back in June 1996, we could hardly have imagined we’d one day reach a quadruple century. Well, here we are at Ed#400 ...

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27 January 2012 Issue no: 00008

Fact: we want fiction

It’s time to lie your pants off – to tell your biggest and best porkies – because entries are officially open for this year’s Big Issue fiction edition. Each year, we ...

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10 February 2012 Issue no: 00007

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