This the London Edition of The Big Issue Magazine Issue 1061 July 22-28 2013
In this edition:-
Maverick v Met - Who to trust predicting the weather.
John Bird comments on the NHS and Royal Births.
Faith in the City - Multiculturalism made easy.
Tower Hamlets is the most densely packed area if religious observance in Europe. Adam Forrest gets absorbed in the London Borough and discovers how different faiths are coming together to defeat the EDL.
Jaded Leto (Actor and Rock Star) is the subject of Letter to my younger self. "There was a moment involving a gun and some cocaine that may have been a turning point for me".
We need people to hunger strike - Clive Stafford Smith on hunger striking in solidarity with the detainees in Guantanamo Bay.
Essential guide to kids summer books.
Plus all the usual Art, Film, Music and Book reviews.
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