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Issue 1280 - Game Changer

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Game of Thrones hero Kit Harington has shed the wintery hills of the North for flames and faith of London in new BBC drama Gunpowder. He tells The Big Issue what comes next, and how he shed a tear filming the final series of Thrones.

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In Letter to My Younger Self, boxing icon and former heavyweight champion of the world Frank Bruno shares memories of listening to Muhammad Ali on the radio with his father, and how he “felt pressure from all different angles” when he walked away from the sport.

We venture into the Upside Down with Sean Astin as he chats Stranger Things, “Goonies never say die”, and why heroic children make the most compelling stories.

Sharing their own stories, on their own terms, The Sex Worker’s Opera call the tune as they take their compelling show on tour for the first time. A fascinating tale.

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