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Big Issue vendor Amanda will return to Pride Cymru this weekend

Posted On: 22 Aug 2019   |   Posted By: The Big Issue

Popular Cardiff vendor Amanda Hill is set to sell The Big Issue at Pride Cymru after her stint at last year's LGBTQ+ celebration was such a success .
Having been featured in the magazine, customers even approached her for autographs - and now they still go and speak to Amanda when they see her around the city.
“Last year was really good and I really got on with everyone,” the 41-year-old told The Big Issue.
“I go to Pride every year anyway, it's a family celebration - I identify as pansexual and some of my children are gay. I'm really glad it's something that happens, and that it's so joyful. Things were very different years ago.
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“I feel very privileged to represent The Big Issue at Pride, too, and to be asked specifically. I'm very pleased.”
Amanda has been selling The Big Issue since early last year. She is a full-time carer for her husband, and juggles that with selling the magazine on her Duke Street pitch - she particularly loves...

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