UK Death

The Death Taboo: What's Your Digital Legacy?

Tim Snaith | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Tech
Tim Snaith

Naturally, some of this data is extremely personal or valuable to us (like photos, contacts, emails and documents). However, unlike the processes that come into effect for our physical assets when we die, the processes and laws surrounding electronic data are much less developed.

The Death Taboo - What's Your Digital Legacy?

Tim Snaith | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Tech
Tim Snaith

I say less developed and that is perhaps unfair. What is less developed are the policies those website companies adopt on death and the publicity surrounding the subject of how my data will be handled when the day comes.

Why Is The Coalition Planning To Tell You When They Think You'll Die?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Politics

Pensioners could get a government estimate of when they might die in a move to help them better manage their savings, ministers have suggested. Pe...

Neknominate Death In Cardiff Investigated

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK

Police investigating the death of a 29-year-old man from Cardiff today said they had received information "regarding the so-called neck and nominate g...

Second Person Charged In Tandem Bike Deaths

PA | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

Police investigating the deaths of tandem cyclists Ross and Clare Simons in an alleged hit-and-run have charged a second person. Louise Cox, 35, ha...

Tragic Tandem Bike Couple 'Were About To Start IVF'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK

A married couple killed in a hit-and-run accident as they rode a tandem bicycle were about begin IVF treatment to start a family, devastated friends s...

Young Woman's Body Found In Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK

A woman who died after being found collapsed in the snow could be "a tragic accident", according to the police. The woman, believed to be in her 20...

Jailed At Last

PA | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK

A killer-driver who fled to Cyprus in 2006 after a horrific hit-and-run accident has been jailed for seven years and 10 months. Wayne Smith, 38, re...

M4 Woman Dies After Car Collision On Motorway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

A 20-year-old woman has died following a crash on the M4 stretch of motorway between Bristol and Bath, after getting out of a car following a collisio...

Three Children Missing With Father Found Dead In Woodland

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK

The bodies of three children and their father who went missing last week have been found at a remote beauty spot, in what police have described as a '...

Man In Court Accused Of Killing Six-Year-Old In Hit-And-Run

PA | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

A driver will appear in court today charged with causing the death of a six-year-old boy in an alleged hit-and-run incident. Peter Renshaw, 22, of ...

Man Drowns In Bid To Rescue Dog

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

A 37-year-old man has drowned after falling through ice on a fresh water loch as he tried to rescue his dog. Strathclyde Police said his body was r...

Man Drowns In Bid To Rescue Dog

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

A 37-year-old man has drowned after falling through ice on a fresh water loch as he tried to rescue his dog. Strathclyde Police said his body was r...