'EastEnders' Fans Can't Quite Get Over The Fact 'Lee From Blue' Now Runs The Queen Vic

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ welcomed a new arrival on Tuesday (18 April) night, as former Blue star Lee Ryan made his soap debut. The singer is the latest in a ...

People Are Asking 'WTF Has Brexit Unleashed?' Amid 'War With Spain' And £500m Blue Passports

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK

Politicians and commentators have reacted with anger and disbelief over a top Tory’s suggestion the UK should be prepared to threaten war with Spain...

Look Who’s Heading To ‘Hollyoaks’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Duncan James is set to make his soap debut after signing up to appear in ‘Hollyoaks’. The Blue singer will play Ryan, the head of a new family who...

Julia Stiles Interview: Star Talks New TV Series 'Blue', Playing an Escort and Filming Sex Scenes With Her Ex

Gabriel Tate | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Gabriel Tate

Julia Stiles took two major gambles when she took on the role of Blue. First was the challenge of the part itself: an escort and working mother with a troubled past. Second was the method of delivery, with Blue initially released on YouTube by pioneering online production company WIGS (standing for 'Where It Gets...').

EXCLUSIVE: Blue Unveil Brand New Video For 'King Of The World'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

It's here, folks - Blue's video for 'King of the World'. This is the band's brand new video, ahead of their new album 'Colours' which will be with...

A Book You Should All Read

Rose Gibbs | Posted 15.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Rose Gibbs

The fact of rape is a terrible one: it's the inhumanity of deriving sexual pleasure in the face of another person's pain. Where sex might please in the pleasing of others, rape is its opposite. It becomes a violence like none other, a nightmare extreme of Schadenfreude.

Why Do They Call It a Warthog?

Chris Aitken | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Chris Aitken

After chatting with a fellow short film programmer (I'm aware how wanky that sounds), I was graced with the label 'online' in reference to how I source my programme for Short Com...

Third Member of Blue Files For Bankruptcy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Blue star Antony Costa is the latest member of the boy band to file for bankruptcy. His fellow bandmates Simon Webbe and Duncan James have already ...

Would You Trust Luisa And Lee Ryan To Run Your Bar?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Luisa Zissman is returning to her reality TV roots after planning to team up with Blue for a new show. The yet-to-be-titled series will see Luisa r...

A Tale of Two Oceans

Charles Clover | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK
Charles Clover

The proposed EU discards ban, whereby fishermen will no longer be able to throw over-quota fish over the side, will effectively mean that small boat fishermen have to stop fishing after a few days each month if they catch too many sole. Imagine if they instead collaborated and ran a risk pool.

Lee Speak Out After Drink-Driving Arrest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lee Ryan has spoken out for the first time since his arrest for drink-driving and suspected possession of Class A drugs over the weekend, admitting th...

Lee Ryan In Drink-Driving Arrest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lee Ryan was reportedly arrested on Friday for suspected drink-driving and possession of illegal drugs. The Blue singer and ‘Celebrity Big Brothe...

Girl Groups Are Out And Boybands Are In For 'The Big Reunion' Tour

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The lineup for the 'The Big Reunion' tour has been announced - and this time around it's boybands only. Male groups from both series of the ITV2 sh...

Fragments of Paradise: Protecting the Biodiversity of Britain's Overseas Territories

Charles Clover | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK
Charles Clover

The British Empire is over: that is what everyone thinks. But there is a not inconsiderable area of the planet's surface on which the imperial sun has so far failed to set: Britain's 14 Overseas Territories.

Blue Is the Colour

Nick Clements | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

I recently heard a good story from someone about becoming a dad. After his child was delivered the man was handed the tiny baby, as the midwife did so she quickly checked the sex, and proudly said 'here's your big strong boy.' The father wondered if the midwife had delivered a girl whether she would have said 'here's your big strong girl.' Right from the first seconds of being born we are judged and compartmentalized.

FIRST LOOK: More Rows And Revelations As 'Big Reunion' Returns

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'The Big Reunion' first time around saw tears, tantrums, slow-boiling resentments come to the surface and another stab at the big time for bands from ...

Lee Apologises For 'CBB' Behaviour Following Death Threats

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

We wanted to bash our heads against a brick wall when Lee Ryan seemed nonplussed about his 'Celebrity Big Brother' antics following his eviction on Su...

'I Sleep With Duncan All The Time'

Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

After his revelation last week that he has had gay experiences, 'Celebrity Big Brother' star Lee Ryan has now admitted he sleeps with his Blue bandmat...

Fisheries Reform: The Best of Times, the Worst of Times?

Charles Clover | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK
Charles Clover

2013 was a historic year for the conservation of European fisheries. A genuinely radical reform passed every hurdle in the EU's tangled system of government in time to enter into force at the beginning of 2014 - a personal triumph for European Fisheries Commissioner Maria Damanaki, former radical and member of the Greek Communist party...

Lee Ryan's 22 Most Bizarre Words Of Wisdom

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

If you've only just been introduced to the philosophical genius that is Lee Ryan via 'Celebrity Big Brother', WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN ALL THESE YEARS? ...

ANOTHER Blue Star Goes Bankrupt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Simon Webbe has become the latest Blue star to be declared bankrupt despite the band releasing a new album earlier this year. In court papers filed...

A Big Xmas Hit?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Big Reunion' stars have banded together to record a charity single in the hope of scoring the Christmas No.1. Blue, 5ive, Atomic Kitten, Liber...

Which Blue Star Has Gone Bankrupt?

Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Duncan James has even more reason to feel Blue, after being declared bankrupt. The star was listed as bankrupt in an order made at the High Court ...

Coleen Receives Rape Threats

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Coleen Nolan has become the latest celebrity to receive rape threats via Twitter. A troll has targeted the 'Loose Women' star and also threatened t...

A New Blueprint for Protecting Britain's Seas

Charles Clover | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK
Charles Clover

What BLUE believes - and the Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology has backed us on this - is that how reserves are managed is key to their acceptability. If there are obvious benefits to be derived from being part of a managed area, more people will put up with the imposition.