This Is How Much Air Is In Your Favourite Crisp Packets

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We’ve all been there: you’re craving a packet of crisps, you open the bag and you’re disappointed with the lack of actual crisps inside. Now, r...

No More Walkers Salt And Vinegar?

Carina Maggar | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Comedy
Carina Maggar

News on the potato-front is that Walkers Crisps are threatening us, the British public, with the discontinuation of their iconic (and arguably most de...

Sorry Guys, Your 'Healthy' Vegetable Crisps Contain More Fat Than A Mars Bar

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Vegetable crisps might seem like a “healthy” alternative if you’re trying to improve your diet, but in reality, they’re often worse for you th...

The Science And Psychology Behind Why We Can't Resist Snacks

Sophie Morgan | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sophie Morgan

I watched as a potato was dropped onto the production line and just 14 minutes later it emerged as a bag of crisps. It was still warm! And they take a picture of every single crisp before it goes into the bags. Any crisp that isn't perfect is removed. This is an industry that has perfected the art of making us come back for more.

Why Aldi's Own Brand 'Hula Hoops' Look Suspiciously Like The Real Thing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever thought Aldi’s own brand ‘Hula Hoops’ looks uncannily like the real McCoy, a shopper may have just discovered why. Graeme Clapp...

These Crisps Contain 'Dangerous' Levels Of Acrylamide That Could Cause Cancer

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Almost one in five crisp varieties contain high levels of a known carcinogen called acrylamide, a new report has revealed. Acrylamide has the potentia...

A Restaurant Selling Posh Crisps And Dip Is Coming To London

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new and incredibly niche foodie venture is coming to the capital - and it involves a certain potato snack. ‘Hipchips’ will sell what we can only...

Nifty Trick Lets You Seal A Bag Of Crisps Without A Clip

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than eating half a bag of crisps and realising that you haven't got a clip on hand so you can save the rest for later. Usuall...

Burned To A Crisp

PA | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a farm shed where 13 tonnes of crisps went up in smoke. Crews were called to the premises at Castle Eden, County Du...

Irish Brand Name Banned From UK

Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

When is a Tayto not a Tayto? According to the English and Wales trade mark registers, it’s when it comes from Ireland. Tayto crisps, one of Irela...

Revealed: How To Eat Fewer Crisps

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

You’ve all heard the slogan ‘Once you pop, you just can’t stop’ – and probably agree that it’s absolutely correct. However, munching th...

Sick Of Salt And Vinegar? Cheesed Off With Cheese And Onion? How About A Bag Of Cucumber, Tuna Salad Or Kiwi Crisps Instead?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK

Hot on the heels of our list of the world’s weirdest ice cream flavours (charcoal or crab, anyone?) here’s a selection of 10 of the oddest kinds o...

The NHS Ain't Broke, Please Don't Fix It

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Tiernan Douieb

In amongst all this exciting, depressing and uninteresting stuff the UK has still been under the thrall of the possible destruction of our national health service. Yes, I'm going to go on about it again.

WATCH: Hilarious Homemade Dorito's Advert

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Thanks to their "Crash The Super Bowl" competition, Doritos have been asking the general public to make adverts for them for a few years now, with the...

Armed Robbers Getaway With One Packet Of Crisps

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

Two men armed with a hammer and and an axe raided a Manchester shop on Sunday, but only managed to steal a packet of crisps. According to Greater M...

Food Retailers To Finance Salt-Reduction Research

PA | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Retailers and food manufacturers will finance new research in an effort to find ways to reduce levels of salt in food, it has bee...