Andrew Marr

This Election Is the Chance to Say Goodbye to the Nihilism and Negativity of Ukip

Will Scobie | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Politics
Will Scobie

As different parts of the country and the economy have grown further apart it becomes easier to bash those you have the least contact with. Familiarity may breed contempt but distance can breed distain... Farage's brand of political nihilism plays on these divisions. The best way of defeating this is of course by standing up to it.

Andrew Marr Reveals Why Paxman Gets So Angry

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK

Jeremy Paxman is an aggressive interviewer because he is "genuinely tortured and angry," his former BBC colleague Andrew Marr has said. Marr, whose...

'The Andrew Marr Show' Is Outdated - Here's Eight Ways the BBC Could Reinvent It

Stephen Hull | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK
Stephen Hull

Marr talks to an old fashioned, analogue audience which fails to recognise the power of social to enhance and inform an issue. The BBC has a mountain of data which it could use to open up the conversation about topical, current affairs issues in a productive way. They should do it.

Tristram Hunt Must Be Sick Of Talking About Nuns

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.02.2015 | UK Politics

Nuns continue to haunt Tristram Hunt, as he was forced to insist they can be "brilliant" teachers during an interview about Labour's education policy....

Farage Wants Millions Of People Excluded From EU Referendum

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.01.2015 | UK Politics

The millions of EU citizens in the UK should be barred from voting in any referendum on whether Britain should leave it, Nigel Farage has said. The...

John Major Has A Warning For David Cameron

PA | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Politics

The UK will face a "lesser future" if it leaves the European Union, Sir John Major warned as he urged leaders on the continent to accept changes are n...

Jon Stewart Just Appeared On Andrew Marr And The Universe Imploded A Bit

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK

Jon Stewart has been dubbed 'America's most trusted newsman' while Andrew Marr is a British national treasure and former political editor of the BBC. ...

Andrew Marr Bizarrely Does Gordon Brown Impression In Middle Of Ed Miliband Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband was really made to sweat during his interview with Andrew Marr - when the presenter launched into a bizarre impression of Gordon Brown. ...

The Invictus Games Will Show Us What Is Possible Through Rehabilitation

Professor Karen Middleton | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Sport
Professor Karen Middleton

While we will be inspired by what they achieve on the field of play, the NHS should also take inspiration from the process, structures and services that helped get them there... Because while our health service is world class when it comes to saving lives, too often what comes next fails to live up to that standard.

"Cheer Yourself Up by Trying to Cheer Up Somebody Else" (Mark Twain)

Trevor Lyttleton | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK
Trevor Lyttleton

I would urge the government to remember and build on what has been achieved in creating happiness for others across the country. Contact the Elderly has, for the last half century, been injecting joy into the lives of lonely older people by combating isolation.

'PMQs Should Stand For Public Question Time'

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband said he would subject himself to a regular interrogation by ordinary voters at Westminster if he becomes prime minister. The Labour lea...

Ed Balls Laughs Off His Name With Rather Naughty Jeremy Hunt Gag

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Balls has made light of his awkwardly memorable surname, quipping that he is in a better position than health secretary Jeremy Hunt, whose own surn...

'There May Well Have Been A Cover Up' - Ex Minister's Shocking Claim About Child Abuse

PA | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK

The former Conservative cabinet minister Lord Tebbit has said he believes there "may well" have been a political cover-up over child abuse in the 1980...

We Need a British Equivalent of Samuel L. Jackson's Campaign Video

Bonnie Greer | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Politics
Bonnie Greer

You may not agree with Jackson's choice of President, but the point is that in this age of infotainment - that hybrid of news and showbiz that has largely taken over the United States and is gaining hold here, too - it's important that we wake up and stay awake.

Mehdi Hasan

I Warned You About This, Tony

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Politics

SEE ALSO: ISIS Annual Report Reveals 7 Disturbing Statistics From Terror Group Sweeping Iraq There is "absolutely" a link between the invasion of I...

Farage's 'Mask Slipping To Reveal His Nasty Views'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip leader Nigel Farage's "beer-swilling bonhomie mask" is slipping to reveal an extremely nasty view of modern Britain, Nick Clegg has said. The ...

'I Agree With Ed'

PA | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Politics

Business Secretary Vince Cable indicated he is considering reforms to the "public interest test" for corporate takeovers as a political row erupted ab...

'Vote Ukip, Get Miliband' Jeremy Hunt Says

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK

A good showing by Ukip at the next general election will only serve to give Labour victory, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said after a new poll sho...

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 20.04.2014 | 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...