The Trivialisation of Democracy: The View From Parliament Square?

Tom Fielder | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Politics
Tom Fielder

Real democracy is messy, like the Houses of Parliament is rocky and uneven; an organic structure in the Gothic style... It should not be made clean, and it should not be made smooth. Winston Churchill, for one, was not afraid of the fight. And neither, one may hope, are #OccupyDemocracy.

PICTURES: Getting Your Goth On - Or How To Be Pale & Interesting With Panache

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

Dozens of goths descended upon the seaside town of Whitby this weekend to celebrate all things pale and interesting. It was befittingly rainy and ...

Drac is Back

Lynn Shepherd | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lynn Shepherd

From Hammer to The Hunger, Twilight to True Blood, when it comes to screen memes, vampires really do seem to be the gift that keeps on giving. But I'll confess that when I heard that Sky Living were going to screen a lavish new adaptation of Dracula made for NBC, I was initially sceptical.

Accessory Cheats For Last-Minute Halloween Outfits

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

If you're stuck for ideas for a costume this Halloween, don't resort to shaking talcum powder through your hair, before drastically hacking at your w...

VIctorian Vampire-Slaying Kit Sold For Thousands

Huffington Post UK/PA | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK

A Victorian vampire-slaying kit has sold at auction for £7,500. There were bids a-plenty for the bloodthirsty box, according to auctioneers in Nor...

Goth Gathering: Whitby Sees An Influx Of The Pale And Interesting (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK

It's where Bram Stoker wrote Dracula, so what better meeting point for Britain's goths than windswept Whitby? This weekend the seaside town became...

Hot Or Not: Sharon Stone Does Gothic Glamour

MyDaily | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK Style

Sharon Stone returned to the red carpet at the 2011 Governors Ball last night and we were definitely impressed with her gothic glam style here at MyDa...

In Dublin, von Lenkiewicz is "Liberating" images

Nicolas Niarchos | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Nicolas Niarchos

If you're in Dublin over the next month or so, you should check out Wolfe von Lenkiewicz's new show, Liberation. Their Story Begins at the Sebastian Guinness Gallery on 42 Dawson Street.