Why Turning Our Back On Overseas Territories Could Mean We Forget Ourselves

Chris Wright | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Politics
Chris Wright

On a pleasant day, on the terrace of my Antigua home, the island of Montserrat nestles majestically on the horizon. Occasionally, you can see the Souf...

Bellyful of Happiness

Rico Griffiths-Taitte | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rico Griffiths-Taitte

My grandparents never displayed their affection for each other, especially in front of the rest of us. We all knew it was a love of undisclosed fortitude. She was the rock that held the family together, and grandpa was happiest shouting at the wrestling match between 'Giant Haystacks' and 'Big Daddy'. Easy! Easy! Easy!

Two Britons 'Rescued As 13 Drown When Caribbean Tourist Boat Capsizes'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.01.2016 | UK

Thirteen holidaymakers have drowned in the Caribbean after the sinking of a tourist boat the Foreign Office said was carrying British citizens. The...

Enslaved by Ignorance

Dom Anderson | Posted 01.10.2016 | UK
Dom Anderson

As a second generation Jamaican, born here in Britain I am proud of all aspects of my heritage. I just think I would be prouder still if we were brave enough as a society to tell the real stories.

A Critical Year for the Commonwealth

Ellie Cumbo | Posted 25.06.2016 | UK Politics
Ellie Cumbo

If this longstanding institution is to live up to its potential as a global model of diverse states working to tackle common challenges and seize common opportunities, it needs the right leadership at this crucial moment. For the sake of the people and the countries that rely on the Commonwealth, and those who could benefit from its flourishing, let us hope their governments choose wisely.

Family's Horror As Murderer Of British Honeymooners Escapes

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK

The family of a British couple murdered on their Caribbean honeymoon are said to be "extremely shocked" after one of their killers escaped from prison...

Shark Attacks Diver Armed Only With A Spear (And A GoPro)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Tech

If you're going to get attacked by a shark, it's always a plus if you're holding a spear. (And wearing a GoPro, so the internet can watch your esc...

Single Traveller: The Pros and Cons of a Holiday for One

Jayne Gorman | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Jayne Gorman

Can there be anything more deliciously self-indulgent than solo travel? Going where you want, when you want? Creating your own agenda, sticking to it if you wish, and ditching it if you don't?

From the West Indies to the West End

Marlon Roudette | Posted 08.05.2012 | Home
Marlon Roudette

Once in a while a young artist or band emerges seemingly from nowhere, makes an album themselves with no outside help, and their debut climbs to the summit of the treacherous music business in which we operate.

Jamaican PM 'Would Accept' British Apology For Slavery

PA | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

Jamaica's prime minister has said she would accept a British apology over the evils of slavery ahead of Prince Harry's visit to the Caribbean island. ...

Irene Becomes First Atlantic Hurricane Of 2011, Florida Threatened | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK