Winter books round-up

Fiction The Maker of Swans Paraic O’Donnell (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, £8.99) In his debut novel Paraic O’Donnell uses his poetic…

Read more... Feb 24 2017 |

Blog: Najia Bagi

I have been making work about love, loss and transition since I can remember really. When I was really young,…

Read more... Feb 24 2017 |

Manchester protests Trump visit

Thousands of people around the UK joined in a national day of protest against granting Donald Trump a state visit…

Read more... Feb 22 2017 |

Blog: Tim Harrison

Sick! Festival has always dealt with some of the most challenging experiences that we live through, and die from. Over…

Read more... Feb 22 2017 |

Music Q&A: Julia Jacklin

The Aussie songstress talks about her evolution from folk ahead of her live northern dates this week. She plays Manchester…

Read more... Feb 21 2017 |


Online Shop

The new Big Issue North shop is now launched! Visit the shop today, to buy back issues of the magazine, as well as…

Read more... Nov 29 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 |

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