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What Glastonbury Does So Well That Most Summer Festivals Just Don't Get

Emily Verdouw | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Emily Verdouw

Not much tends to exceed expectations, especially when you're talking about the most well-loved festival on the planet, Glastonbury. But come Monday, I walked away from Worthy Farm with my mind blown at just how peaceful and well organised this festival was... yet Glastonbury seemed to break all the rules that most festivals push so hard. So what is it that Glastonbury does so well?

The Importance of Place

Rosy Greenlees | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Rosy Greenlees

Making and provenance are inexorably linked - it might seem our economy is dominated by housing and banking, but manufacturing still retains the power to give a nation a sense of identity.

'Annie Get Your Gun' Leaves Edinburgh After a Hauntingly Good Time

Emma Williams | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Emma Williams

Edinburgh - a city of tremendous culture, stunning architecture, amazing views and incredible whiskies. Also home to one of the largest and most unusual theatres I've had the pleasure of playing - the Edinburgh Playhouse.

Paxman And Caitlin Moran Discuss Rik Mayall's Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

What was Rik Mayall’s appeal? "He was incredibly childlike," Caitlin Moran told Paxo on Monday's Newsnight, "but he also had an incredible intellige...

How to Write a Ballet: Part Two

Tom Hodge | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Hodge

Waiting Room has five 'orchestra alones' - each one, two and a half hours long. That might sound like a lot, but for well over 80 minutes of music, it doesn't actually equate to many run-throughs, let alone detailed examinations, of the nineteen movements that correspond to the different choreographic scenes.

Kimye Wedding Gets Brilliant Write Up In The New York Post

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

If you were looking for staid media reaction to Kanye West’s wedding to Kim Kardashian, The New York Post, a tabloid that has devoted plenty of page...

Austria's 'Bearded Lady' Conchita Wurst Wins Eurovision

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

The UK's drought of Eurovision Song Contest victories continues after the nation's entry again fell well short of the top spot. Despite optimism of...

10 Things You Didn't Know About 'Game Of Thrones'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

So 'Game of Thrones' burst back onto our screens with Season 4, last night in the US and at 9pm tonight if you're one of the UK viewers who didn't sta...

GAME OF THRONES: Brienne Of Tarth 'Was Planning To Be A Nun'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Game of Thrones' star Gwendoline Christie, who plays the Amazonian Brienne of Tarth in the hit series - has revealed that, at a low point in her acti...

No Further Charges For Kelly Brook's Fiance After Dead Badger Van Crash

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Kelly Brook’s fiancé will face no further charges over an incident which saw him crash a van loaded with dead badgers into a bus stop during the co...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: 'Line Of Duty' - Did You See That One Coming?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Line of Duty' came to its highly-anticipated end this week, with writer Jed Mercurio packing even more into the final episode than he had into the pr...

'The Widower' Star Reece Shearsmith Breaks Into A New League

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

As 'The Widower' in ITV's new creepy three-parter based on a real life crime, actor Reece Shearsmith plays Malcolm Webster, a man convicted of killing...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Salamander Finale Ties Up The Loose Ends

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

So 'Salamander' came to a dramatic end this weekend, with Gerardi face to face with the man behind the business that has kept all those Belgian lumina...

Courtney's Style Lessons: The Art Of Boob-Baring Dresses

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Courtney Stodden and the phrase ‘conservative dresser’ have never gone hand-in-hand and, judging by her latest boob-baring, red number that won’...

'Gravity' Becomes Fastest-Selling 3D Blu-Ray EVER

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Gravity' just broke another record. In surprising news for a film that you'd think could only be properly enjoyed on the big screen, the sci-fi e...

Oscars 2014: Red Carpet Photobombing Is A Great Thing

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ellen Degeneres's A-list "selfie" may have stolen the show at the Oscars on Sunday, but Benedict Cumberbatch, Anne Hathaway and Jared Leto are bringin...

The Internet Reacts To The Ellen Degeneres Selfie

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ellen Degeneres organised a selfie at the Oscars which included Brad Pitt, Bradley Cooper, Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Lawrence to name but a few and ...

CONFIRMED: Susanna WILL Host ITV's 'Good Morning Britain'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Susanna Reid has reportedly pulled out of hosting this week's 'BBC Breakfast' after she confirmed that she has split with her long-term partner Domini...

Attack Of The Clones: A Dozen Kevin Spaceys Hijack Ellen's Famous Selfie (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amid a sea of beaming faces, Kevin Spacey stood out in Ellen Degeneres’s record-breaking selfie by looking bemused and slightly out of place. N...

The 7 Moments That Made Ellen The Oscars Hostess With Mostest

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ellen Degeneres brought her distinctive charm to the Oscars, making her second round of hosting duties a triumph of humour, warmth and general ability...

Oscars 2014: Lupita Is A Dazzling Winner In First Film

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lupita Nyong'o had already won the battle for the red carpet in her dazzling blue dress, before she crowned an amazing year by by taking home an Oscar...

Cate Blanchett Mentions Woody Allen This Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

So, Cate Blanchett did - as heavily predicted - win the Best Actress award at this year's Oscars, and, this time round, she did decide to thank Woody ...

Oscars 2014: Bill Murray Provides Most Moving Moment

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bill Murray provided the Oscars' most moving moment, during his presentation of the Award for Best Cinematography. Standing alongside Amy Adams, w...

Oscars 2014: Steve McQueen Defies 'Gravity' To Win Best Film

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'12 Years A Slave' has triumphed at this year's Oscars, winning Best Film for producers Steve McQueen and Brad Pitt. The gruelling 19th century st...

The Moment That MADE This Year's Oscars

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

SEE ALSO Attack Of The Clones: A Dozen Kevin Spaceys Hijack Ellen's Famous Selfie (PICTURE) Ellen Degeneres was having a good night anyway, hosting...