Preview: Invisible Rooms

Widely regarded as one of the 20th century’s leading figurative painters, Francis Bacon was also one of the most revolutionary….

Read more... May 23 2016 |

End credits: Alice Through the Looking Glass, Kiss Rocks Vegas, Kiki’s Delivery Service

We’re once again whisked off to wonderland this week in Alice Through The Looking Glass, and while Tim Burton has…

Read more... May 23 2016 |

More sides to the Triangle

When words like “vibrant” and “thriving” are used by developers to describe Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle, it’s a sure sign that…

Read more... May 23 2016 |

She has issues… welcome Ali Schofield

Perfection is a false picture, says Ali Schofield   My first thought on being told I would have photos taken…

Read more... May 23 2016 |

Festival Q&A: The Darling Buds

Late eighties alt.rockers The Darling Buds are making a special effort to get together for the Gigantic Indie All Dayer (28…

Read more... May 22 2016 |


Unlikely Blackpool pair get creative for Big Issue North Trust

15-year-old student Izzy Durose is a budding photographer, while Desmond Hue uses poetry to aid his continuing recovery from heroin…

Read more... Apr 19 2016 | Comments (3)

Our Spring newsletter is out now

You can download the Spring 2016 newsletter here. In this season’s newsletter we’re bringing you more news from across our regions….

Read more... Mar 09 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…

Read more... Dec 02 2015 | Comments (1)

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