Baby, 1, Grabbed Around Throat By Stranger In Boots

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK

A one-year-old baby boy was assaulted in his pram by a stranger as his mother shopped in a chemist. The little boy was grabbed by the throat by th...

Ed Thinks This Gives Him Enough Life Experience To Be Prime Minister...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has raised eyebrows by claiming that his time working as an adviser at the Treasury and lecturing on politics at Harvard University has gi...

Ed Miliband Gives Monaco-Based Boots Boss Both Barrels

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has fought back after Monaco-based Boots boss Stefano Pessina said Labour's policy platform would be a "catastrophe" for the country. A...

Black Friday Opening Times: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Fights Off Everyone In Wembley Asda For Flatscreen TV, Wins Black Friday Friday 28th November 2014 is Black Friday, the US-imported s...

Weekend Shopping Essentials: Rubber Rain Boots

Sarah McGiven | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

What exactly constitutes an 'essential'? If you go by Waitrose's suggestions, it's everything from raw prawns and hummus to yum yums, so I'm guessing it's pretty subjective.

Britain's Biggest Chemist Boots To Fall Into US Hands

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK

Britain's biggest pharmacy chain Boots is set to fall into US ownership today when drugs store giant Walgreens unveils a deal to buy the part of the b...

Protestors Move To Occupy Westminster Abbey

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK

Campaigners have tried to occupy the grounds of Westminster Abbey in protest against the Government's decision to axe a fund for the disabled. The ...

Planet Appetite: Packing Light - Boots, Shoes and Socks

Rupert Parker | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

If the shoe fits then wear it, goes the old saying, so packing inappropriate footwear will certainly lead to grief - all these have been rigorously road tested, from city to mountain.

Poorna Bell

We Tried The Best (And Worst) Christmas Sandwiches For 2013 | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Suffice to say, the HuffPost UK team will not eat another Christmas sandwich this year, after being commandeered to take part in a blind taste test of...

Weekend Shopping: New Season Boots

Sarah McGiven | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

I've included a couple of non-ankle boot designs - in fact the thigh high Louboutins are pretty much as far as it's possible to get from an ankle boot - just because when I saw them, they made me drool a little bit.

Dr. Martens Fashionable Expansion

Zoe Yates | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

Dr. Martens brand continues to grow in strength and I'm pleased to report that the brand has some ambitious plans for the UK retail market. In 2011 the brand had just four stores in the UK, however over the last few years Dr. Martens has been rapidly expanding it's high street presence.

Does Sex Sell? Or Does Letting It All Hang Out Simply Sell Us Short?

Kirsty Lemare | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kirsty Lemare

I like to consider myself a red-blooded woman. In the last couple of years though, I have experienced a total sense of ambivalence about the increasing levels of in-your-face sexuality that seem to have pervaded every waking moment of modern life.

Boots Forced To Remove Sexist Girls And Boy Signs From Toys

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Please, someone find the person responsible for Boots' in-store signage and gently suggest they spend some away from the shop floor. And people's feel...

PICS: No, Boots, This Is NOT What Our Mum Wants For Mother's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Comedy

We're sorry, Boots, but this is NOT what our mums want for Mother's Day: Also: we realise you might think that nothing says 'I love you, mum!' ...

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

We have had slightly warmer weather the past few days, so I have swapped my heavy coat for a sheepskin gilet. My outfit today is all about natural tones and colours.

Christmas Marketing and the Hysteria Illusion

Claire Shropshall | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Shropshall

This Christmas, instead of battling fellow shoppers for the last cut price pigs in blankets, as advised by Aldi's 'once they're gone, they're gone' mantra, I'll be tuning out the avalanche of bile taking over the TV and radio waves and actually enjoying myself.

Motivation and Love: the Recipe for a Successful Business Marriage

Dessislava Bell | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Tech
Dessislava Bell

Motivation to work hard and keep working hard. The ability to motivate your team to believe in your vision and bring their own drive to the game. And ultimately, the ability to motivate customers to invest in your products, to use them and to spread the word for you.

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

When you don't have enough time in the morning to plan an outfit, sticking to natural tones is the chicest and speediest way to go without reverting to black!

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

When you're shopping on the high street you have to be attentive to details. The finishing and the quality are not always great, so do try on more than 1 piece even if it is the same.

Tax Scams Thrash Your Brand and The Economy

Jonny Mulligan | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK
Jonny Mulligan

In my new political incarceration as a 'striver' I am angry. I got out of bed this morning knowing that there is nothing that my company, the people I work with or many of our clients can do. I feel stupid in the knowledge that the decks are stacked against us, we are not on a level playing field and their is nothing we can do.

Autumn Essentials: Ankle Boots

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

Clearly, you're going to need something on your feet this autumn, and there's nothing better than a divine pair of ankle boots. From glitter and neon to the perfect chelsea boot, here's hoping you'll find your match with these beauties.

US Retailer To Take 45% Stake In Boots

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

American retailer Walgreens is to take a 45% stake in UK retail chain Alliance Boots, with the option of full control by 2015. The largest drug sto...

Weekend Shopping: Rediscovering High Street Beauty With Boots' No.7

Sarah McGiven | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Remember when you were little and your mum used to wear No7 make up and you thought it was SO grown up?

Trust Boots: Parenting Vouchers Available At High Street Chemist

PA | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

The government is to issue £100 vouchers for parenting classes in an attempt to stem the breakdown of family discipline blamed by ministers for last ...

Weekend Shopping: Wet-A-Porter! Sunny Rainwear for Festival Season

Sarah McGiven | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Coachella officially kicks Music Festival season off in the US this weekend and, as the UK's Summer Festivals loom large, there's one thing you can guarantee - rain. Luckily, designers and retailers, ever quick to herald their Festival Fashion trends, have finally caught on to the fact that floral dresses, a plaid shirt and some cut off denims aren't really where it's at.