Croydon

Croydon Cat Killer 'Could Start Targeting Humans'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 01.05.2016 | UK

The Croydon cat killer could soon start targeting humans, a criminal psychologist has warned. About 50 pets are believed to have been killed and disme...

The Man Who Confronted A Muslim Woman In Croydon Has Been Arrrested

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

The man who confronted a random Muslim woman in Croydon demanding an explanation for the Brussels terror attacks is believed to have been arrested. Ma...

Croydon Man Justifies Confronting Muslim Woman 'Because She Was Wearing A Flag'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

UPDATE: A man believed to Matthew P Doyle has been arrested. Full story here. A man has regaled the world with a tale so astoundedly misguided you may...

Race To Find Croydon Cat Killer After More Headless Pets Found

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK

The hunt to find London's so-called 'Croydon cat killer' has intensified after two more felines were found beheaded on Tuesday. The latest victims...

CCTV Captures Teens Trying To Set Fire To Moving London Bus

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK

CCTV has captured an attempted arson attack on a bus travelling around the Croydon area. The police described the two suspects as "teenage white b...

A Serial Cat Killer Is Slaughtering And Dismembering Beloved Pets

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT AND IMAGES A cat killer is slaughtering pets, dismembering them and moving the body parts into public view in order to "wa...

The Sun Goes To War With South London Infants School

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK

The Sun has condemned a south London school for reportedly banning the newspaper in the staffroom after it was branded "inappropriate reading material...

This Crackdown Could Signal The End Of 'Chuggers' Charity Street Collectors

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK

One hundred towns have now limited the movements of charity muggers - "chuggers" - in a bid to prevent the street collectors hassling the public. C...

The Battle of Britain and the Debt We Owe

Group Captain Mike Neville | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK
Group Captain Mike Neville

Seventy-four years on, the heroism and sacrifice of these young men is the stuff of legend, romanticised and steeped in patriotism. So often portrayed with the iconic RAF moustache, the majority were probably too young to even have a moustache. Who were these men? How do they remember the Battle of Britain and what became of those who survived the years of war? What happened when they stopped being pilots, stepping out of uniform and back into civilian life?

Paperboy Killed Illegal At Rave 'Must Have Had Drink Spiked' With Ketamine, Family Fear

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Teenager Loses Finger At Illegal Rave, Carries On Dancing Because 'The Bass Was Hard' (PICTURE) A 15-year-old paperboy who took part in t...

Tory Attacks 'Dumb' Voters Over Labour Victory

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Politics

A Tory who saw Labour win her old council seat has hit out at "dumb" voters who "shouldn't be able to vote". Clare George-Hilley, who stood down fr...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Drummed Out

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Wednesday 21 May 2014... 1) DRUMMED OUT They planned a 'carnival of colour' in Croydon, south Londo...

42 Pictures That Show The Stunning Shambles Of The #Ukipcarnival

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

A mini street festival in Croydon organised by Ukip erupted on Tuesday afternoon with protesters besieging the event with signs calling the party and ...

Croydon Is A Dump.. Says Ukip's Former Candidate For Croydon

Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Politics

A Ukip politician has said Nigel Farage should be forgiven for failing to turn up to his own party's 'carnival' in Croydon because the London borough ...

Ukip's Carnival Is An Absolute Shambles

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons and Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Politics

The Ukip carnival, intended to rebuff allegations of racism, ended in carnage before Nigel Farage had even arrived - with a steel band refusing to pla...

Police Kill Puppy During Raid

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

Police summoned armed officers to shoot a puppy dead during a raid on a house. The one-year-old pup was living in a house that was raided by office...

A Misconceived View of Gentrification

Edward Adoo | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK
Edward Adoo

Alex's attack on "Shoreditchification" goes beyond the shores of Brick Lane, Hackney Road, Shoreditch High Street, Kingsland Road and surrounding areas. It's a real dig at what Londoners are all about. Get over it Alex, go and mingle with your gentrified buddies and chill out.

Why I Love Kate Moss

Sadie Brown | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Sadie Brown

Permanently smoking with her hipbones shining through that Calvin Klein dress, doll face Kate was a breath of fresh air when she arrived in the early 90's. Ever since I saw her strut down the runway for Bella Freud in a black and pink fringe bikini in 1993, I was team Moss forever.

Police Hunt Missing 6-Year-Old And Teen Aunt

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK

Police are appealing for information to trace a missing six-year-old girl and her teenage aunt. Zeenat Abdala, 16, and her niece Lutfiya Salum were...

Body Found In London Well Was 'Beaten And Bound'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

Police have vowed to track down the killers of a man who was assaulted, tied up and thrown down a well. Detectives believe the body, which was disc...

Body Found In London Well: Seven Arrested

Posted 16.11.2013 | UK

Seven people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a well, sources said. Gardeners made the grim discovery at a priva...

House Where Tia Sharp Was Murdered To Be Demolished

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK

The house where schoolgirl Tia Sharp was murdered and hidden in the loft is being demolished. Tia, who would have been 13 on Sunday, was killed by ...

£200m Of Compensation For Riot Victims Is Unclaimed

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

More than £200 million of government cash set aside for victims of the 2011 Riots remains unclaimed, a Labour MP has said. Steve Reed, the MP for ...

LOOK: Couple Sit Down To Eat Dinner In Middle Of London Road

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK

A video of a couple sitting down to eat their evening meal in the middle of a busy road in Thornton Heath, South London has been viewed thousands of t...

PICTURE: Police Appeal For Missing 12-Year-Old Girl

PA | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK

Police have released a CCTV image of a 12-year-old girl who has been missing since Tuesday. Suada Gashi, of Lewisham, south London, was last seen l...