Boy, 3, Dies After Being Mauled By American Bulldog In Essex

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK

Three-year-old boy dies after being mauled by dog in Halstead, Essexhttps://t.co/l2XygTUMwc— Press Association (@PA) August 19, 2016 A three-...

Woman Who 'Urinated On War Memorial' On Somme Anniversary Is Charged

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.07.2016 | UK

A woman has been charged with outraging public decency after a war memorial was allegedly urinated on. Kelly Martin, 42, was charged with outraging ...

Youth Arrested After Essex 'Acid Attack' Leaves Teens With Horrific Injuries

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK

A youth has been arrested after a group of teenagers suffered serious injuries in a suspected acid attack at a railway station. The five friends, aged...

Schoolboy Who Idolised Yorkshire Ripper Found Guilty Of Frenzied Stranger Killings

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK

Warning: story contains graphic content A teenage boy who was obsessed with killers including the Yorkshire Ripper has been found guilty of mu...

'The Best Years of Your Life'

Katie Grace | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Katie Grace

I am strong believer in the idea that University will make or break you, but either way you end up with a degree and a lot of life experience. After looking on gov.uk I discovered I will receive my State Pension in 2063, so I'm not sure if I can call University the best, or the worst, years of my life just yet.

'Vengeful' Man Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend 80 Times In 'Jealous Rage'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK

A controlling boyfriend flew into a "jealous rage", stabbing his partner at least 80 times after she ended their relationship in what prosecutors have...

Armed Police Hunt Underway After Man Shot Dead In Marriott Hotel Car Park

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK

A police hunt is underway after a man was shot dead in a Marriott Hotel car park. The victim, thought to be in his twenties, was gunned down at the...

Man Has Hand Chopped Off In Essex Street Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.11.2015 | UK

A man on a night out with friends in Essex reportedly had his hand chopped off after being attacked in the street by a group of men in a "targeted" as...

Police 'Safety Posters' For Fresher's Week Accused Of 'Victim Blaming'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A police force has become embroiled in an argument over whether its attempts to educate students on crime suggest victims of sexual assault are respon...

People In Essex Are Googling Chlamydia More Than Anywhere Else

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A report released today revealed the internet is the UK's first port of call when they're feeling unwell, with one in four people going online to self...

Planet Appetite: The Only Way is Eat Essex, UK

Rupert Parker | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

I travel all over the world for my job, searching out the best places to eat in far-flung destinations, and I tend to ignore what's on my doorstep. I was therefore intrigued to hear that Essex has a higher GDP than Belgium and so, on a rainy saturday morning, I set out to find out what's on offer.

Pregnant Woman Attacked By Masked Gang Who Broke Into Her Essex Home As She Went Into Labour

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK

A woman in labour has been attacked with a baseball bat and a knife as she prepared to travel to a hospital maternity ward. The 22-year-old was in ...

Weasel Flies Off On Woodpecker's Back For Amazing Adventure

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK

Is it a bird? Is it a weasel? No, it's a woodpecker and weasel, hurtling through an Essex country park on what appears to be a riotous adventure toget...

Busted. Walkers Discover Outdoor Cannabis Farm In Epping Forest

Huffington Post UK/ SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK

A couple taking a romantic stroll in Epping Forest stumbled across a large outdoor cannabis farm. Oscar Lerin ambled straight into the patch of 70...

Russell Brand the Funny Little Essex Boy

Michael Spicer | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Michael Spicer

The latest manner of undermining him this week is by trolling his Twitter feed and replying 'Parklife!' to his tweets. Trolling is okay if you're trolling Russell Brand. It says so in Twitter's introductory page.

The Moment Supersonic 'Explosion' Shook The Hell Out Of Southeast England

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK

If you were in the southeast of England at around 4.40pm yesterday afternoon, there's a good chance you may have felt the building you were in shake f...

Patterdale Terrier Archie Rescued By RNLI After Plunging Off Essex Cliff

PA | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK

A dog sparked a dramatic rescue operation after plunging 30ft into the sea. An RNLI lifeboat was scrambled to save Patterdale Terrier Archie after he ...

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This Is What It's Really Like To Drive A £100,000 Electric Car

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Tech

The Tesla Model S Performance Plus is available to buy in the UK now for £100,503. A standard Model S starts at £49,900. Key Features: 0-62mph...

'Desperate' Tilbury Docks Migrants Now Claiming Asylum, As Dead Man Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK

Migrants found banging and screaming inside a cargo container are now in the process of claiming asylum in Britain, as police named the men found dead...

Immigrants Rescued From Container Are 'Afghan Sikhs'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2014 | UK

The immigrants rescued from a shipping container yesterday are Sikhs who are understood to be from Afghanistan, it has emerged. The 35-strong group...

Migrants In Suffocating Metal Container Had Been Inside A Long Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

The immigrants rescued from a shipping container were probably already inside when it was dropped at a European port before setting sail for Britain, ...

Man Dies After Over 30 Found Crammed In Essex Container

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

An international investigation is under way into a man's death after a shipping container full of immigrants arrived at the Port of Tilbury. Police...

Famously Charitable - Why Charities Still Need Celebrity Support

Rachel Braier | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK
Rachel Braier

Celebrity endorsement may not have been the key driver in their decision, but the fact that these celebrities are creating chatter around charity X, may well have been a contributing factor, albeit on a subconscious level.

Woman, 58, Admits Sending Schoolboy Graphic Images Of Herself

PA | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK

A teaching assistant broke down in tears today as she confessed to sending a schoolboy more than 40 years her junior sexual photographs of herself. ...

'Ey Up' Le Tour de France

Charlie Webster | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Sport
Charlie Webster

I finished with most incredible feeling and sense of achievement, a very swollen right leg, an open blister on my bum, and sausage and mash. I wonder if the pros will finish the UK part of Le Tour the same?!