Surprise Swing To Labour In Canterbury, Sees Rosie Duffield Become The First Labour MP There For 160 Years

Hana Joy | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics
Hana Joy

Regardless of Labour not winning a majority, we did far better than expected, we returned over 40% of the vote share across the country, this is incredible. I am proud to be part of it. The work has only just begun, I was expecting to feel tired today, instead I am inspired.

New Year's Honours 2017: No Gongs For Top Brexit Politicians

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK

It was a seismic year for British politics, but none of the prominent figures involved in the successful campaign to quit the European Union have been...

Might Canterbury West Be Renamed Kanye West? Of Course Not, But You Never Know Until You Try

Mark Kilner | Posted 03.12.2016 | UK Comedy
Mark Kilner

I've signed petitions on before but until one apparently unremarkable morning earlier this year, I'd never imagined I would write one mysel...

Wilkinson Shop Worker 'Hosed Homeless People With Freezing Water'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.12.2014 | UK

An employee at a Canterbury branch of Wilkinson sprayed freezing water on homeless people who were seeking shelter, according to an eyewitness. Loc...

Ukip Bid To Take Over Canterbury Backfires Spectacularly

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Politics

A bid by Ukip to try to woo rival politicians in Kent backfired - after the party failed to pay enough postage on letters it sent encouraging them to ...

Cas Holmes at the Beaney

Matthew Crockatt | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Matthew Crockatt

Cas Holmes is a textile artist based in Maidstone who produces mixed media work blending 'found' fabric and her own delicately stitched designs.

England's New Rugby Kit 'Inspired By War Of The Roses' (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Sport

England's new "alternate kit" for the autumn Tests is inspired by the War of the Roses, the Rugby Football Union has revealed. Kit designers Canter...

To Drown or Not to Drown: The Sixteenth Century Suicide That Inspired Hamlet

Amy Licence | Posted 12.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Licence

I live in Canterbury. It's not the only English city overflowing with history but it is a compact little circle, with plenty of Norman, medieval and T...

Knock, Knock, Who's There?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

The enthronement of the new Archbishop of Canterbury began with a bang, or three bangs to be precise, as Justin Welby hammered on the door of the Cath...

Archbishop Of Canterbury To Reveal Views On Gay Marriage

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Politics

The new Archbishop of Canterbury is ready to reveal he believes that marriage should be between a man and a woman, ahead of the first parliamentary vo...

'Ghost' Revealed In Christening Photo

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

At first glance it appears to be an average family Christening, but a closer look reveals a ghostly face hovering in the background. The apparitio...

Dr Rowan Williams: Faithful Fashionista, Eyebrow Trailblazer And Holy Handshaker

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK

Dr Rowan Williams is to step down as the Archbishop of Canterbury after ten years as guardian of the Church of England. No stranger to controversy ...

Police Investigate Two Bodies Found In Pond

PA | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK

The discovery of the bodies of two men in a pond is being investigated by police. The first body was found in Reed Pond, near Tennyson Avenue in Ca...

Elaborate Bomb Hoax In Kent Leads To Police Investigation

PA | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A police investigation has been launched after a fake explosive device was discovered in a historic city centre and a "suspicious...