This is the London edition of The Big Issue Magazine Issue 1050 May 05-12 2013.
Can you afford to die? The cost of funerals has risen a staggering 71% in the last decade. Adam Forrest lifts the lid on the industry and discovers alternative ways of being laid to rest.
Felicity Kendal is the subject of this editions 'Letter to my younger self'.
Move over Kiera. There's a new British Star ready to top Hollywood's 'IT' list. The Big Issue rolls out the red carpet for Hayley Atwell.
Plus all the usual Art, Film, Music and Book reviews.