A Coast Full of Memories

Mike Collins | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK
Mike Collins

These memories of days at the seaside as children are part of our national DNA. Millions of Brits head to the coast every year. And there is a rich social history of the connections between the big cities and the nearest stretch of coastline.

Great Big Stride Towards a Footpath Around the English Coast

Mike Collins | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK
Mike Collins

As a nation shaped by the coast and drawn to the sea the news, announced by the deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, that a coastal footpath around the shores of England will be completed ten years early by 2020 represents one great big stride to opening up access to a remarkable coastline.

Adapting to a Changing Coastline

Mike Collins | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK
Mike Collins

Millions of us spend a fair amount of time daydreaming about being at the coast. Living by the sea with those views into what appears to be infinity and the dreamy sunrises and sunsets has enchanted generations. And yet that sense of things always being the same at the seaside, a constant in a turning world, seems to be changing.

What England Can Learn From the Dutch About Water Management

Julian Hunt | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK
Julian Hunt

Increasing evidence and scientific analysis is showing why these events are associated with human induced climate change. The related impacts are becoming more widespread and complex, affecting society from health issues to agriculture, from transportation to economics, and becoming more severe, long-lasting and costly with increasing frequency.

Northern Ireland's Secret Adventure Playground

Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

It’s an open secret – Northern Ireland’s a top location for adventure activities. There are few other places in Europe where you can find top-cl...

It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Fabulous Products for a Worthy Cause!

Claire Lynch | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK Style
Claire Lynch

Breast cancer affects so many lives, with almost 50,000 people being diagnosed every year in the UK alone, which equates to 1 person every 10 minutes. Just over 12,000 of those people die from the disease.

Hero Who Died Trying To Rescue Young Girl Named

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK

A man who drowned while trying to rescue a young girl as she was being swept out to sea has been named by police. Bulgarian national Plamen Petkov,...

Man, 25, Drowns After Rescuing Two Children From Sea

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.05.2012 | UK

A man has died trying to rescue two children from the sea on the Sussex coastline. The 25-year-old drowned after jumping in to save two children wh...

Boxing Clever: TV For The Weekend

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Friday Episodes - BBC2, 10pm Episodes slipped onto our screens last year, with the unique selling point of a fading TV star Matt LeBlanc played ...

Masquerade Mayhem: What To Wear!

Christina Miller | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Style
Christina Miller

T'is the season to be jolly! It certainly is, because this weekend I am attending the Masquerade Ball at five-star resort, the Old Course Hotel in St ...

Weekend Shopping: Get Motorcycle Temptiness With Christmas Party Biker Chic

Sarah McGiven | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

With its insouciant, smoking hot cool, the biker jacket is an irresistibly easy, fashion-by-numbers way to add edgy, bad girl vibes to your look, particularly when flung over a fancy frock.