Are Care Vouchers The Answer To The Care Crisis?

Stephen Burke | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Politics
Stephen Burke

Care vouchers would not support integration and would make paying for care even more complex than it currently is. It's not the long-term solution that older and disabled people and their families desperately need.

Free Things To Do With Your Kids In London And The UK This January

The Huffington Post | Tamsin Kelly | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

January may not seem the best time of the year for a day out entertaining the kids (short, cold days and we’re all feeling the pinch after Christmas...

Jumping Without a Parachute: How Comedians Write Their Jokes

Ben Van der Velde | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK Comedy
Ben Van der Velde

Any creative person worth their salt - particularly writers - will tell you that the first part of making new work is to vomit out whatever is floating around your mind and then panhandle for the ten per cent of gold somewhere within it that is worth crafting and re-shaping into magic.

How To Get A Free MAC Lipstick: Beauty Insider Info

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Style

MAC are responsible for some of the most iconic lipsticks of all time - so much so that Ruby Woo has practically become synonymous with red lips. T...

It's Hard to Speak My Heart

Carrie Armstrong | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Carrie Armstrong

I got my other wishes. Today I dressed myself. Fed myself. Left my flat and walked. I never take those things for granted. They will remain a privilege, rather then a right, for the rest of my life. Not because I believe they will go away. But because they are part of a long list of things I am overwhelmingly thankful for every day.

Free Star Andy Fraser Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Free bassist and songwriter Andy Fraser has died at the age of 62. The musician, who had been fighting cancer and AIDS, died in California on Monda...

Genealogy Lesson: Remember That Not Everything You Need is Online

Scott Phillips | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Phillips

Contrary to what you read in far too many places, everything you need to conduct your genealogy, family history, and ancestry is NOT online!

Genealogy Key Question: Avoiding Predetermination: What Are You Seeking in Your Ancestry?

Scott Phillips | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Phillips

During this time of grieving and reminiscing, I have strengthened my belief, even more, regarding how important it is that I capture the true people my parents were. There are so many stories, memories, and perceptions of them.

Aroundthefitnessworldin80days - Day 61! 37o Bootcamp Review

Paula Yau | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Paula Yau

Every Wednesday morning (during the summer as far as I think), the neighbouring swish 37° arranges a free morning bootcamp session. And though the grey clouds loomed ominously, 6 brave girls turned up at 7.30am to follow Instructor Hester (and her impressive arms!)

Real World Tips for Genealogists/Family Historians: Second in the Series

Scott Phillips | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Phillips

Hi everyone! This is edition number two of my four-part series on my 'Real World' tips for those of us who love and enjoy working on our family history, ancestry, and genealogy. My goal is to keep my tips easy and inexpensive!

'Real World' Tips for Genealogists and Family Historians

Scott Phillips | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Phillips

We all love to get tips on how to be better, more effective, efficient, etc. This is sure true for me when I am doing my genealogy and family history work. Unfortunately, I have found that often times the 'tips' are so involved, complex, and time consuming that if I followed them I would never have time to do any real work tracing my family, which is what I love the most!

Travel Chaos As Cold Snap Closes In..

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Freezing fog played havoc with travel on Wednesday, with flights cancelled, roads jammed and delays on main line rail and Tube services. The worst ...

Welcome To BBBRRRitain

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Huffington Post Reporter | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Britain was covered in a film of frost with the country's travel network facing chaos as the temperature dropped. The freezing fog played havoc wi...

Five Years of Smokefree but Still Much to be Done

Maura Gillespie | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Maura Gillespie

Stopping smoking in enclosed public spaces, banning cigarette vending machines, hiding tobacco displays in shops and supermarkets; legislation has achieved good things over the last five years. But let's not sing in the rain just yet, we should be striving for an even brighter future.

WATCH: Meet 'The Man Who Quit Money' To Live In A Cave

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

In 2000, Daniel Suelo took his life savings - $30 - and left it all in a phonebooth. From there on out, he has lived his life without any use of money...

Great concerts for free, anyone?

Helen Fraser | Posted 11.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Helen Fraser

With Arts Council funding looking about as secure as Machu Picchu, Britain's musicians need our support now more than ever. But with 80% of households admitting to money worries, it seems that Britain is destined to become a cultural black hole...

Good Morning Mr Obama, Do You Understand Iran?

Peter Martindale | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Martindale

As The Obama administration continues to favour the Iranian regime of the ayatollahs, over the Iranian people, one has to question how in command of the reality of the situation, the President of the USA is. .

'Postergate' Scandal Brewing At Edinburgh Fringe

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

There’s a mild scandal brewing in Scotland. With thousands of comedians competing for audiences at The Fringe, marketing a show is all-important. Po...