State of the far right

The North West is home to the most “obnoxious and criminal group” on Britain’s far right, according to Hope Not…

Read more... Feb 12 2016 |

Research casts doubt on citizenship tests

Tests for those seeking permanent residency or citizenship in the UK are creating a two-tier system of citizenship, Manchester University…

Read more... Feb 10 2016 |

Next on Craig’s list

A homeless outreach project working with rough sleepers in Manchester is in search of a new base following its Christmas…

Read more... Feb 08 2016 |

Preview: A Place Called Happiness

It’s not everyone who can lay their soul bare onstage in a room full of strangers, whilst wearing a swimming…

Read more... Feb 08 2016 |

Author Q&A: Michael Butterworth

A day-by-day account of the making of Power, Corruption & Lies, New Order’s acclaimed second album, and Blue Monday –…

Read more... Feb 08 2016 |


Big names join this year’s #VendorWeek guest sell

Now the hustle and bustle of the festive period has settled down and the January sales are coming to an end our towns…

Read more... Feb 01 2016 |

Tell us your #1ThingThisXmas

This Christmas, we’re taking to social media, asking our Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Pinterest and Instagram followers to share the #1ThingThisXmas…

Read more... Dec 06 2015 |

The winter newsletter is out now!

All our wonderful Friends of Big Issue North should receive our newest newsletter in the post or email inbox very…

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Manchester’s Booth Centre acts for Giving Tuesday

Hard on the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday (1 December) is a global day of giving, and…

Read more... Nov 30 2015 |

The autumn newsletter is out now!

All our wonderful Friends of Big Issue North will receive our autumn newsletter in the post very soon. We don’t…

Read more... Sep 01 2015 |

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