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Disability and Disney: The New Disability Access Service

Courtney Giles | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Giles

Over my summer in America, I was really surprised to see how prevalent the use of Guest Assistance Cards (GAC) was. Every morning at City Hall (guest services) there was a long line of people trying to get their card to prove their disability and to get them to the front of the rides...

WATCH: Disney Princesses Rescue Themselves (For Once)

The Huffington Post | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Snow White's in trouble, but refreshingly, there's no Prince Charming clip-clopping to the rescue on his shiny white horse. Instead, the web video...

LOOK: We Want These Disney Princess Couture Dresses Right Now

The Huffington Post UK | Patty Doma | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If the Cinderella Slippers by Christian Louboutin weren't enough to satisfy your inner princess, try bidding for these couture gowns inspired by ten o...

The Sunshine State for £268

Roger Crow | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Roger Crow

If you're one of the thousands of repeat visitors that yo-yo between Blighty and the Sunshine State each year, then this is hardly a revelation. However, if you have yet to take the plunge, here's the lowdown on the top attractions at Walt Disney World at the moment.

PICTURES: Happy 90th Birthday Disney

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

The Walt Disney Company is celebrating its 90th birthday. On 16th October 1923, Walt Disney signed a contract with MJ Winkler to produce a series o...

WATCH: Now You Can 'Feel' Images On A Touchscreen

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Tech

As well as running incredible theme parks and producing some of the most memorable films in history, Disney is also renowned for its research division...

The Most Magical Place on Earth - My Summer in Walt Disney World

Courtney Giles | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Giles

During the summer I was lucky enough to gain a place on the Walt Disney World College Program as a character attendant and I can honestly say it was the most unusual and inspiring experience of my life. As a child I always said I would love to work at Disney, but I never believed this could actually be a reality...

Why Are Five Million Kids Watching Henry Hugglemonster?

Janis Curry | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Janis Curry

Head of Disney Nancy Kanter and I have been chatting about the meteoric success of Disney Jr's latest children's TV series, Henry Hugglemonster. Starring the voice talents of Brenda Blethyn, Brian Blessed and Geri Halliwell, the show has been watched by a staggering 5.1 million viewer -the success of the show is unheard of in the industry.

Good Girls Gone Bad: The Disney Effect

Emilie Riis | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Emilie Riis

Sexed up and ready to go, Cyrus swings from one wrecking ball to another. I am overcome by a wave of deja-vu. She is certainly not the first Disney child star desperately wanting to prove she is an adult.

Not Your Best Look, Meryl

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

The first picture of Meryl Streep as a witch from Disney's adaption of the stage musical 'Into the Woods' has emerged online - and she's looking serio...

How to Build a Blanket Fort and Avoid Adult Responsibilities

Ellie Lewis | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ellie Lewis

We were all so comfortable and content. I hope we can make it a tradition to build a blanket fort because it's simply, well just that, simple. It was such a relaxing, and easy way to spend a day. If you ever find yourself not knowing what to do on a lazy day, I highly suggest finding a couple of blankets, and friends to build your own fort.

WATCH: Balloonist's Real-Life "Up" Moment Comes Crashing To Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK

Jonathan Trappe’s attempt to become the first person ever to cross the Atlantic using 370 helium balloons has come back to earth in failure – only...

Disney Invents Inaudible 'Magic Sound' You Can Transmit With Your Body

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Tech

A research team at Disney has created a so-called 'magical' microphone which can transmit sound secretly between two people using the human body. T...

Ten Facts About Disney's the Little Mermaid*

Roger Crow | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

*Seven confirmed by the woman who provided her voice. But first, the plot... It's not easy being 16, especially when you're half-girl, half-fish. Y...

REVIEW: Disney Infinity

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Tech

'Disney Infinity' is a multi-platform video game system, which uses Skylanders-like toys to send kids on digital adventures within the Disney universe...

The Top 10 Films For Big Kids Aka Adults

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Dragging along a reluctant child to the cinema as an excuse to watch a cartoon is a pastime of old. But now it seems we don't have to, because mor...

Disney Star Dies In Apparent Suicide

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Former Disney star Lee Thompson Young has been found dead in his Hollywood home. Police are yet to issue an official cause of death, however, Young...

Could Disney/Pixar Remake The Jungle Book?

Roger Crow | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Would Disney/Pixar ever consider remaking The Jungle Book featuring the original voices?

WATCH: Terrified Reporter Learns To Fly A Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK

To celebrate the release of Disney's Planes film on August 16, Poppy Jamie learns how to fly a plane and experiences the stunts seen in the movie....

Michael Rundle

The Digital Toybox Finally Arrives - In All Its Mad, Wonderful Chaos

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech

As Disney Pixar's Toy Story showed, toys that play together make magic together. It doesn't matter which product line they come from. For most kid...

WATCH: Disney Can Turn Any 2D Photo Into A 3D Landscape

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Tech

Disney has developed an algorithm which can take virtually any 2D photo and turn it into a fully 3D landscape. The idea was the result of the enter...

WATCH: Exploding Disney Princesses

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Comedy

Warning: do not show this video to your young daughter/niece. Because it shows everyone's favourite/least favourite Disney princesses - from Snow W...

REVIEW: Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two For PS Vita

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Tech

For a cut-price version of a game received with mixed-to-bad reviews on the PS3 more than six months ago, Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two for the PS V...

Phineas and Ferb Interview With Dan Povenmire and Swampy Marsh at E3 2013

Andrew Edney | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

On the last day of E3 I had some free time, so I said to myself, "I know what I'm going to do today" and so I spoke with the co-creators of Disney's Phineas and Ferb. Based on the top-rated Emmy Award-winning hit series, Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff is expected to release on the Xbox 360, Wii U, Wii, Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS this August.

New Bronze Hot Dog Skylander Unboxed for Swap Force at E3

Andy Robertson | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Tech
Andy Robertson

As E3 opens its doors in LA, the yearly video-game show is garnering plenty of excitement among gamers young and old.