Bath

Meet The New Face Of Labour, The 18-Year-Old Running For Bath

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Yep, you read that right. Ollie Middleton is an 18-year-old student, bright eyed and bushy tailed, and running for Labour's Bath seat. The internat...

The Existential Crisis of Extras

Cerian Jenkins | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Cerian Jenkins

It was a cold November evening when I found myself seated expectantly for Core Theatre's delightful production of Tom Stoppard's 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead'. Staged in the Paragon area of Bath (a hidden gem in its own right) Core's production is the result of months of hard work by Director Andy Cork, the production team and the cast.

Hot Water and Mud: Soaking in Europe's Steaming Thermal Baths

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

There is nothing quite as relaxing as having a hot soak after a long day, and where better to do it than a thermal bath? For centuries thermal baths in Europe have attracted the rich and the royal, who believed in the healing properties of the hot water and mud.

Have a Happy Christmas

Abi S. Wright | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Abi S. Wright

So, here's some of the things I have learned from the people who are wiser than me (spa therapists) and always revert to in order to make me (and hopefully you) have a happy Christmas...

Four-Year-Old Girl Killed By 'Shed Her Father Was Dismantling'

PA | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK

A four-year-old was killed when a garden shed her father was dismantling collapsed and fell on her, an inquest has heard. Surranna Stonestreet, fro...

Top 5 UK Holiday Cities

Zahra Razavi | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Weekends and short breaks away are always a treat, whether you're a university student visiting friends or an older couple looking for a romantic getaway. But jetting off to faraway destinations for just a couple of days can leave you feeling a little unfulfilled, and perhaps more tired than before you left.

New Britain Tourism Strategy Will Attract Nine Million Extra Visitors a Year

Sandie Dawe | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK
Sandie Dawe

Few British industries are as strong as travel and tourism, and few have such growth potential. But achieving this will not be easy. It requires an unprecedented level of collaboration and partnership between the travel industry, the public sector and Government.

Grandmother Recovers After Her Heart Stopped For 45 Minutes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK

A grandmother has made a miraculous recovery after her heart stopped beating for 45 minutes. Carol Brothers collapsed with a heart attack after a s...

Why Everybody Should Love Valentines Day

Sarah Aston | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Aston

Valentines Day. Love it or hate it, once February hits you can't escape it. Shops everywhere bombard you with images of cupid, love-struck couples and cards featuring admittedly nauseatingly cute kittens mewing "I love you" whilst the question on everybody's lips is "What are you doing for Valentines Day?"

Englishman Wakes From Stroke Speaking Fluent Welsh

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK

An Englishman has woken up after a massive stroke and started speaking fluent Welsh, despite never learning the language. Alun Morgan, 81, was evac...

Down's Boy Seb White Lands Festive M&S Role

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

Seb White, the four-year-old boy with Down's syndrome who starred in Marks and Spencer's Autumn catalogue, will appear in the store's famous Christmas...

Talk About Ledging Your Bets

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

It's not Spider-Man. It's not even that guy they call the "French Spider-Man" who climbs really tall buildings for fun. No, this is just your aver...

Scouts Ban 11-Year-Old Who Doesn't Believe In God (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

An 11-year-old boy has been banned from his local Scout troop - for not being prepared to believe in God. George Pratt was keen to be an "invested ...

A New Face Of Modelling? Down's Syndrome Boy Fronts M&S Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK

A four-year-old boy with Down's Syndrome has been given a star modelling role in Marks and Spencer's Christmas catalogue after his mother contacted th...

The Future Cemetery

Dr John Troyer | Posted 19.11.2012 | Home
Dr John Troyer

In April 2012, I started a new project that asked a not-so-easily-answered question related to both the past and future: What can 21st century cemeteries become?

Queen's Coronation Flag Found In Attic Forms Centrepiece of Jubilee Display

PA | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK

A St George's Cross flag last flown on the Queen's coronation will take pride of place in Diamond Jubilee celebrations today after being discovered in...

Disgruntled Sex Shop Customer Set Fire To Store 'In Frustration'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

A disgruntled customer set fire to a sex shop "in frustration", a court has heard. Neil Andersen, 42, walked into the store with a fuel containe...

Gas Fitter Jailed For Botched Job That Killed Millionaire's Daughter

PA | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

A gas fitter wept today as he was jailed for the manslaughter of a millionaire's daughter who died from carbon monoxide poisoning following his botche...

Spontaneity - A Cautionary Tale

Imogen Clements | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Imogen Clements

This is a long story, but needs telling for personal therapeutic reasons and, I believe, altruistic ones. There are others that may learn from my mistakes.

How Entrepreneurs Do Entrepreneurship - in Bath

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Tech
Margaret Heffernan

Every time I go to a conference about creativity and innovation, I'm struck by just how uncreative and dull they are: hideous bland venues that are too big and lack emotion house stale formats and dreary presentation.

Pensioner Waits Outside Shop For Entire Christmas To Buy Furniture In Sales

PA | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

A pensioner spent her entire Christmas camped outside a furniture shop so she could buy a chest of drawers for just £10 when it opened for the sales....

Christmas Markets : How A German Tradition Became Our Own

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

For those of you who have an annual battle between your bank balance and wanting to buy Christmas presents to be proud of, the Huffington Post UK may ...

My Gift to The Prince's Trust

Ben Dearnley | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ben Dearnley

It is that loving nurture which the Prince's Trust gives to so many young people who come to its door looking for help and this is the essence of the sculpture. I named it The Gift as the stone was given to me, because I have given three months of my time and because whoever buys it will be giving to disadvantaged young people going through some of life's toughest transitions.

Questionable Time #11

Loudribs | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Politics
Loudribs

Ok, so let's get things under way by asking ourselves "just what the hell has happened to Chris Huhne?

Patient Suffers Burns After Explosion At Bath Hospital

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.01.2012 | UK

A patient at Bath's Royal United Hospital (RUH) is being treated for burns after an explosion in an intensive care ward. The incident occurred whe...