Andrew Marr

Who 'Owns' Ukip Voters?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip leader Nigel Farage and Tory chairman Grant Shapps clashed in spectacular style on the BBC's Andrew Marr show, both accusing each other of being ...

Andrew Marr Was Right to Call for More Stroke Rehab

Professor Karen Middleton | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK
Professor Karen Middleton

Without rehabilitation, patients struggle to regain mobility and function and many lose the ability to live independently. This is a shocking, and avoidable, waste and it is crucial that the NHS ensures the pockets of excellent care that exist are replicated across the country. But let's not stop there. Because it is not only stroke patients who struggle to get the rehab...

Andrew Marr: 'I Will Never Be 100% Again'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK

Andrew Marr has candidly discussed his recovery from a stroke in 2013 and has admitted that he will "never be 100% again". Speaking to Jonathan Ros...

'It's Raining Men'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK

The awkward Andrew Marr sofa served up a blockbuster clash on Sunday morning, pitting Harriet Harman against Michael Gove. Challenging the Educatio...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: We're All In This Together

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Sunday 26 January 2014... 1) WE'RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER George Osborne may have coined the phrase '...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: I'm Not With Nick

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Sunday 19 January 2013... 1) I'M NOT WITH NICK The Lord Rennard affair has put massive pressure on ...

Putin: 'I'm Not Prejudice In Anyway'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

President Vladimir Putin has denied homosexuals are unwelcome in Russia and at the Winter Olympics by saying: "I'm not prejudice in anyway." In a r...

Anna Soubry Apologises For 'Finger Up His Bottom' Remark

PA | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Politics

Defence Minister Anna Soubry has apologised after saying Ukip leader Nigel Farage "looks like somebody has put their finger up his bottom". The Tor...

Marr Tells Coogan: I Can See Why Newspapers Are Worried

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Tom Moseley | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK

Andrew Marr has said he sympathises with newspapers in their battle over press regulation. The broadcaster, a former editor of the Independent, tol...

An Awkward Marr Moment

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK

The musical slot at the end of the Andrew Marr show has long been a subject of debate. And critics of the feature were given some ammo on Sunday mo...

Marr: 'Merkel's Looks Would Put British Voters Off'

Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Angela Merkel could never be elected in Britain - because her appearance would put voters off, Andrew Marr has said. The broadcaster said he admire...

"Gung-Ho"? Us? William Hague Knocks Back Action In Syria Criticism

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Politics

Syria's use of chemical weapons is "an evil we must stand up to one way or another", William Hague said, but insisted the Government was not "gung-ho"...

Should Marr Have Gone Down The Nigella Line?

Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

Andrew Marr has been criticised on Twitter for asking the brother of Charles Saatchi about his broken marriage to Nigella Lawson. Maurice Saatchi w...

Interview: David Cromwell and David Edwards - Media Lens

Joe Sandler Clarke | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Sandler Clarke

We don't have a functioning democracy, corporate journalism is "controlled and toxic", and the right-wing press are "propaganda organs for established greed". Welcome to the world as Media Lens sees it.

LOOK: 'Jesus Raises It Up'

Posted 01.09.2013 | UK

The Archbishop of York offered his prayers to Andrew Marr as the broadcaster returned to television after his stroke. Dr John Sentamu, who had a pr...

The Scottish Independence Debate: Anglophobia and Media Bias

Sophie Rodger | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie Rodger

Among certain sections of Scots, then, social attitudes surveys reveal a lingering undercurrent of anti-Englishness which is not always jovial. This is concerning.

Andrew Marr Cannot Type Following Stroke

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK

Veteran broadcaster Andrew Marr has revealed he is still unable to type after suffering a stroke, as he made his first public appearance since January...

BBC's Star Presenter Confirms Return To Work After Stroke

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Marr will be back in the presenting chair for his self-named show in the autumn, eight months after he suffered a massive stroke. The 53-ye...

'Doctors Told My Wife I Was A Goner - Twice'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Marr has revealed that doctors indicated to his wife Jackie he would not make it through, when he suffered a massive stroke in January. The...

Prism Not Used By GCHQ Insists William Hague

PA | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Politics

GCHQ has not been using a controversial US internet monitoring programme to dodge tough legal checks on their activities, William Hague insisted on Su...

That Mr Men Speech and Why Mr Gove Is Not Mr Right

Hilary Robinson | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Hilary Robinson

Having gone to a comprehensive school in an area of considerable social depravation I can speak for talented teachers who were specially selected for their ability to maintain control and to enthuse their students with imaginative and inspired ideas.

'I'm Frankly Lucky To Be Alive'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK

BBC presenter Andrew Marr has made his first television appearance since suffering a stroke three and a half months ago. Marr told viewers of his S...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Poor Savers Saved; Rich Russians Screwed

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Monday 25 March 2013... 1) POOR SAVES SAVED; RICH RUSSIANS SCREWED What is it with politicians and late-Sunda...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: 'Permission To Obfuscate'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Sunday 24 March 2013... 1) 'PERMISSION TO OBSFUSCATE' Those Tories who are desperate for Boris Johnson to re...

Andrew Marr Leaves Hospital After Two Months Recovering From Stroke

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

The BBC's Andrew Marr has left hospital after almost two months and is hoping to return to work later this year, the corporation said. Marr, presen...