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...

Man Accused Of Murdering Tia Sharp To Appear In Court

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK

Stuart Hazell, the man accused of murdering 12-year-old Tia Sharp, will appear at the Old Bailey on Friday. The 37-year-old is due to appear in Cou...

Boris Pictured Walking Past Homeless Man As He Talks Of 'Vibrance And Glory' Of Croydon

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson announced that £1bn will be pumped into Croydon on Thursday, in a redevelopment plan that will see a new Westfield set up in the South ...

'They'll Be No Christmas Without You'

PA | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

The parents of a teenage girl who has been missing for five weeks have begged her to come home in time for Christmas. Lisa and Tony Pratt said ther...

Plea For Missing Teen Shelley Who Vanished Three Weeks Ago

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK

Parents of a 14-year-old girl missing for three weeks have begged her to come home, after it emerged she had previously been abducted for three days l...

Labour Wins By-Elections.. But Ukip Sees Jump In Votes

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK Politics

Labour is celebrating a clean sweep in three parliamentary by-elections in Rotherham, Middlesbrough and Croydon North. But the celebrations were ma...

Cross Party Unity Sees Mental Health Bill Clear Critical Commons Stage

The Huffington Post UK | PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Politics

A Bill which would outlaw MPs being disqualified from parliament if they are sectioned under the Mental Health Act has cleared a critical stage of the...

Family 'In Bits' Without Missing 12-Year-Old Schoolgirl

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK

The uncle of missing schoolgirl Tia Sharp urged her to come home on Thursday and said her family was "in bits". David Sharp was speaking outside Ti...

Police Search Bins For Missing Schoolgirl Tia Sharp

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK

Police were searching bins outside Tia Sharp's grandmother's house on Thursday as the hunt for the missing schoolgirl continues. It came as the Met...