We are Pics & Ink - a new way of buying interesting and unusual magazines, the type most people can’t find in their local newsagent.
The internet is great, it means we can access pretty much anything from pretty much anywhere. Magazines have yet to benefit from this. We aren’t about reading magazines online because we really like the touch, smell and beauty of great paper.
So let us be your guide through the world of independent magazines. We’ll tell you about them, show you a few pages, then we will pack them up very carefully and post them to your door.
A new wave of organisations has sprung up, urging people to take small pro-social and pro-environmental actions, from helping a neighbour in need to eating less meat. At a time when global challenges can seem overwhelming, these are manageable ways to do something positive. But do they make any difference?
Other features include: US elections: the ‘year of the woman’ • Growing explorers not robots through outdoor education • Bringing drug use out of the dark • Four-day working week • Beyond porn addiction • The Mayan women fighting for intellectual rights for their textile designs • The young author who celebrates alternative heroes