The Christmas edition of the Big Issue - can't wait to brew up and read it! I think hormones are getting the better of me as the BIg Issue seller was dressed up in festive gear (ie a hat) and opposite her on the other side of the street was a guy playing a Christmas CD and dancing some puppets around. He'd put so much effort into it and I felt so terrible that he needed to.
Hollywood superstar Robert Downey Jr becomes a Big Issue vendor! And talks to guest editor Trudie Styler (aka Mrs Sting) about making the latest Sherlock Holmes film. Also in this special 56 page edition,,, Janis Sharp, mother of Gary McKinnon, the British Asperger's accused of hacking U.S hacking military computers, talks to Trudie about her battle for her son... Tory MP Zac Goldsmith on why he's backing the School Food Matters campaign... A series of arresting vendor portraits by musician turned photographer Bryan Adams... And the inspirational Archbishop Desmond Tutu on the lessons life has taught him.