Big Issue in the North to go digital

THE Big Issue in the North is to sell a digital edition, a move it claims will make it the world's first digital street magazine.

From the end of the month vendors in Manchester will be selling an access card as well as the magazine that will enable people to view the latest edition online.

It is a pilot which could be rolled out across the North and to 122 other street magazines in the International Network of Street Papers (INSP).

The Big Issue, which was set up to tackle homelessness, said it was... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...