Issue 1390

  • Issue 1390

Bombs away
Olympic skateboarder Bombette Martin chats to Mia Bleach about Tokyo 2020, learning to fall and how to beat the boys.

Hide but don’t seek solutions
Liverpool-born barrister turned author Imran Mahmood peeks behind closed doors at hidden homelessness and finds in it the perfect metaphor for how the government views people in need.

‘If I didn’t stop, I’d end up dead’
One-time Liverpool hard man Billy Moore has turned his life around and now hopes to help others escape a life of crime and addiction. He tells Susan Griffin about a life of extremes.

News, arts and entertainment, columnist Saskia Murphy on post-Euros racism, writer Peter Ackroyd’s letter to his younger self, crossword, Sudoku and more.