Edwina Currie

Edwina Currie Tweets About Child Poverty, Gets A Swift Lesson In Return

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK

Edwina Currie has been roundly lambasted for suggesting children living in poverty in the UK can’t be going hungry at the same time the country face...

Edwina Currie Made Everyone Feel Awkward With This Theresa May Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK

The very important debate on the future of economic Britain threatened to take an unexpected turn today, after the awkward intervention of former Tory...

Kendra And Edwina's Feud Continues Outside The Jungle

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Edwina Currie and Kendra Wilkinson famously came to blows during their time in the ‘I’m A Celebrity’ jungle, but it sounds like their feud isn...

Eliminated Edwina Backs 'My Jakey' To Win

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Edwina Currie became the seventh campmate to be voted out of ‘I’m A Celebrity’ on Saturday night, missing out on a spot in the live final by one...

Edwina Dishes On Losing Her Virginity. Yes, Seriously...

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ever wondered about how Edwina Currie lost her virginity? Truthfully, no, us neither. In fact it’s something we actively try not to think about. Yet...

Who Is Jake's Secret Jungle Admirer?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

With not much to do in the breaks between drinking mashed up testicles and arguing with your campmates, it’s understandable that flirtations will ar...

Katie Hopkins Blasts 'I'm A Celeb' Stars

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Katie Hopkins has given her verdict on this year’s ‘I’m A Celebrity’ contestants, blasting Melanie Sykes and labelling her “fake”. MORE...

I'm A Celeb's First Stoush This Year - Who Got The Audience Love?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

A big fisticuffs in the jungle was inevitable. The first stoush, usually between two self-asserting women who’ve spent too long sitting around a bon...

Edwina's Husband Pans 'Idiot' Kendra

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Edwina Currie’s husband has defended the former MP, after she became embroiled in a blazing row with Kendra Wilkinson in the ‘I’m A Celebrity’...

WATCH Kendra LOSE It With Edwina In The Jungle

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

It was only a matter of time before we witnessed the first bust-up in the 'I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!' camp and after just one week of jun...

Look Who's Joining The 'I'm A Celebrity' Camp

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

'I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!' might have already lost its first campmate after Gemma Collins decided to quit after three days, but the camp...

Edwina 'To Make Surprise Arrival' On 'I'm A Celeb'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Edwina Currie is set to arrive in Australia for ‘I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Here’, two years after describing the show as “ritual humiliatio...

Edwina Currie Thinks Striking Midwives Are 'Disgraceful', Twitter Responds

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Politics

Midwives went on strike on Monday to protest the Government's decision not to give them a recommended 1% pay rise - and Edwina Currie thinks they're d...

David Cameron Has Already Failed the 'Family Test'

Will Black | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK Politics
Will Black

It's hard to argue against the basic idea, that all policies will have to pass a 'family test'. Cameron has said that from October every new domestic policy "will be examined for its impact on the family". The sound-bite accompanying this initiative is "nothing matters more than family."

The Friends of Jimmy Savile

Matt Carr | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK
Matt Carr

It is now clear that the freakish peroxide conman Jimmy Savile was one of the nastiest and most vicious paedophiles in British history. At present, according to new research commissioned from the NSPCC by BBC Panorama, there are more than 500 reports of abuse against him, and that figure is almost certainly an understatement, given the almost complete freedom that Savile enjoyed to do whatever he liked to whomever he liked.

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Opening The Door

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Wednesday 29 January 2014... 1) OPENING THE DOOR Hurrah! From the front page of the Times: "Some...

'Food Banks Pauperise Those They Seek To Help'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Politics

Former Tory health minister Edwina Currie has warned that "pernicious" food banks can put local shops out of business and make users poorer. Writi...

Ten Really Regrettable Political Speeches

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Politics

Wednesday marks the 10th anniversary of George Bush declaring the end of combat operations in Iraq. Despite taking measures to avoid saying the phr...

Edwina Currie Names The MP Who Pinched Her Bottom

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

Former Conservative Minister Edwina Currie has named a one-time MP who pinched her bottom in the House of Commons. Currie said the culprit had been...

Savile 'Thought He Was Untouchable'

PA | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

Jimmy Savile thought he was "untouchable" and would regularly walk in on vulnerable Broadmoor patients while they were in the bath, it has been claime...

The BBC's Crisis Isn't One Of Trust

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK Comedy
Tiernan Douieb

Watching all the news on the 'BBC Crisis' these last few days, the famous philosopher Bart Simpson comes to mind when he poetically stated on 'Deep De...

Jimmy Savile 'Was A Psychopath With A Liking For Children' Say Former Broadmoor Staff

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Staff who worked at the high-security Broadmoor Hospital during the era of Jimmy Savile's frequent visits have described him as a "psychopath" with a ...

Paedophile DJ Jimmy Savile - What I 'Knew' But Never Reported Years Ago

John Fleming | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK
John Fleming

The BBC is getting blamed for doing nothing about Jimmy Savile, although it seems, over the years, five police forces actually investigated stories about him in some way and did nothing. I worked in British television from 1973 onwards, though only twice on BBC programmes; the rest of the time, I worked for ITV and independent companies. Still, I heard rumours about Jimmy Savile.

Frankie Boyle, Edwina Currie To Present Paralympics Medals?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Following the popular surprise appearance by Chancellor George Osborne at a Paralympics medal ceremony on Monday night, bookies are now offering odds ...

Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Comedy

There have been many puzzling questions this week. Such as: David Cameron - man or mouse? And: the Essex lion - cat or lion? Not to mention the tho...