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Issue 1351 - Coldwar Steve

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Chris Spencer, better known as Coldwar Steve, has designed an exclusive cover for The Big Issue and spoken to the magazine about becoming the unlikely chronicler of the Brexit saga.

Talking about the cover, he said: “… (an) abandoned caravan is something that I use quite a lot, especially with it falling in the river. It’s obviously a metaphor for Brexit. It’s a pretty obvious one, but it’s got Chris Grayling bumbling his way out of there and the usual suspect poking their heads up. Boris Johnson is running off the other way with his tatty flag. Farage is amphibian anyway, so it’s ideal that he’s part in water. Merkel is looking at her watch wondering what the f**k they’ve all been doing, this is as far as you’ve got in three years. Jacob Rees-Mogg is just refusing to take responsibility for anything, just wandering off into the woods. Nick Knowles is just soaking all up, oozing his charisma.”

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