How To Buy An Engagement Ring That Doesn’t Break Your Budget

Written by Ruth D'Alessandro | Phillip Othen | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

So. Time to propose. Yes, you’re sure they are The One, and no, you’re not put off by more planning than you can shake a three-tiered cake covered...

Loyalty Redefined - With Apologies To Her Majesty

Helen Rosethorn | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK
Helen Rosethorn

Many of us have experienced a great surge of pride and affection for the Royal Family, and in particular for the Queen in recent weeks. A recent poll...

Man Proposes To Deaf Girlfriend Moments After She Hears For First Time

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When planning when to pop the question, it's important to pick the perfect moment. That's why Kevin Peakman decided to ask his long-term girlfriend An...

This Man Built A Tardis From Scratch And Proposed To His Girlfriend In It

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A guy has gone above and beyond to give his girlfriend the wedding proposal of her dreams. Imgur user 'UpvoteViking' said his partner Jennifer is a...

Sorry Mr Cameron But We Do Not Need Your English Classes and We Are Not Extremists!

Sahar Al-Faifi | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK
Sahar Al-Faifi

David Cameron wrote an article in the Times that I found absurd, inaccurate and Islamophobic. In his article Cameron suggested that concerns of forced...

Man Shares Picture Of His Exhausted Fiancee For The Cutest Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Todd Herres returned home one night to find his fiance passed out, fast asleep in bed next to a pile of books, he was overcome with a feeling of ...

Let's All Shut Up About Christmas Proposals

Rosy Cherrington | Posted 24.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rosy Cherrington

If someone wants to ask the person they love to spend the rest of their life with them on a special day of the year, it would seem good sense (and common decency) to be happy for them.

Man Proposes To Girlfriend By Sending Ring Into Space

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Shawn Wright decided to pop the question, he was determined that his proposal would be out of this world. So he decided to send the engagement...

It's My Wedding, And All I Ask Of You Is This: Lie To Me

Gina Lyons | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Gina Lyons

I want you to lie to me if you don't like the food, the colour of the dress I am making you wear, the flowers, the first song, the hotel rooms, the hen do location... I want you to lie and lie really bloody good, as I have for all of you and will continue to do for those who get married.

Don't Mention the 'P' Word

Kylie Barton | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK
Kylie Barton

Working for a charity, I am explicitly told not to mix my politics with my work. And I get it, I do, but what has occurred to me lately is the numerou...

Woman Accidentally Flushes Engagement Ring Down The Toilet

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

No one wants to lose their engagement ring, but Carissa Wolter managed to do just that when she accidentally flushed hers down the toilet. Wolter,...

Couple Find Woman Who Took 'Perfect' Photo Of Their Engagement 💍

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Call off the search party... the woman who took the "perfect" photo of the moment one couple got engaged has been found after a Facebook appeal to tra...

Couple Search For Woman Who Took The Perfect Photo Of Their Engagement

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A couple are on the hunt for the woman who took the "perfect" photo of the moment they got engaged. Katie Mascenik, 25, was standing on the sidelin...

This 80s-Inspired Engagement Shoot Is So Awkward

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you remember a time when perms, Super Mario and high tops were a thing, then you're going to love this. A couple have shared their awkward enga...

Six Reasons Why Being Engaged (to be Married) Is Seriously Weird

Samantha Baines | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

All anyone wants to talk to you about is the wedding and the proposal and it's lovely but very strange because before I remember having other conversations. I even miss banal exchanges about the weather just for some variety. Although I think I have missed out on a couple of those because I was too busy staring at my ring.

This Guy Took Engagement Photos With A Burrito And It Was Almost Romantic

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Comedy

If you're tired of seeing the same old engagement photos clogging up your Facebook feed, check this out. San Francisco-based writer David Sikorski...

Getting Your Staff to Engage

Mac Attram | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK
Mac Attram

Unengaged employees physically show up for work every day but leave their heads and hearts at home. Not only is this a sad state of existence for the employees involved, but it's bad for the employers too. Employees who have "checked out" of their jobs aren't as productive as they could be.

Guys, Don't Propose At Someone Else's Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Take a look at this picture. At some point in his life, this gent decided it would be romantic to completely ruin his friend's wedding and ste...

Woman Describes Herself As A 'Serial Fiancée', Here's Why

PA Real Life Features | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who has broken off three engagements has vowed to make it fourth time lucky. Self-confessed “serial fiancée” Diane Hambley, engaged to...

Young Votes Matter, Too

Louise Wilson | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Louise Wilson

If I may be so bold as to ask one thing of you, it's to take half an hour out of your Thursday to head to the polling station. Make your mark. Make your voice heard. Because en masse, that 56% can make a difference.

How to Spend a Weekend in Paris

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Paris happens to be one of the easiest places to get to from London, in fact you can get there in the same time it'd take you to get up to Leeds or Manchester. You don't even need to board a plane... which is awesome for people like me who would rather give the stress of the airport a miss if it's only a weekend getaway.

How to Keep It Real and Get a Grip Whilst Wedding Planning

Phoebe Miller | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Phoebe Miller

I was out on Friday night with one of my friends who is recently engaged. We inevitably started talking weddings. "Where did you start?" and "how on earth are we going to afford this?" were her burning questions to me. So this is a little of what I had to say...

Seven Elevators for Elevating Your Culture to New Heights

Annicken R. Day | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK
Annicken R. Day

If you are a leader, believe me when I say that by embarking on the elevating leadership journey, you will not only quickly see changes in your teams; higher levels of engagement, more inspired cultures and better business results. You will all also be having more fun and live happier lives.

Taking a Page Out of the Six Nations Playbook

Garry Veale | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK
Garry Veale

In the build up to this year's Six Nations Championship, the spotlight was on last Friday's opening game between England and Wales at the Millennium S...

The Mathematics of Marriage

Shadi-Sade Sarreshtehdarzadeh | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Shadi-Sade Sarreshtehdarzadeh

For the next 10 minutes I would squeal, pause and catch my breath, catch sight of the ring, and then squeal some more. Repeat x 5. What was odder still, was that I felt some sort of sisterly connection with this girl, even though I don't think I even know her boyfriend/fiancée's name?!