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Issue 1283 - Ball and Boe

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Mr & Mr Christmas return to herald the start of the festive season. Velvet-voiced duo Michael Ball & Alfie Boe discuss what it's like being the Ant & Dec of light opera, and “getting rid of Bublé” (We promise it’s not as sinister as it sounds!)

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You might not recognise her, but your kids, grandkids, nieces and nephews or any other significant millennial in your life will. Writer, singer and disarmingly honest YouTube icon Dodie Clark laid bare her most personal demons to win the trust of a million young female fans. In a candid interview, Dodie talks about coping with her mental health struggles.

In Letter to My Younger Self, Billie Jean King, tennis legend and equality activist discusses how she “always wanted to change the world”, and why every generation has to fight for equal rights.

The rough sleeping epidemic needs innovative solutions. We highlight one way that is closing a funding catch-22 situation, and getting money to those who need it most.

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