Grooming

EDL Marchers and Strange Irrational Rituals

Will Black | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Politics
Will Black

The English Defence League march in Peterborough on Saturday was not the first I've witnessed. In fact, it was tediously familiar. Drunken louts ranting incoherently about how they would like 'their country' to be, while multicultural England looks on - or avoids them - have become a regular spectacle in England.

Poorna Bell

How A Photography Collection Of Women's Bushes In The Buff Is Starting The Debate Around Beauty And Choice

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

What, you may ask, has a woman's pubic hair (abundance or lack thereof) got to do with starting a debate around the expectations of beauty that face m...

Dirty Work

B.J. Epstein | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

Why should women waste their precious time putting on mascara and foundation and shaving their legs? Who has that kind of excess time? Personally, my goal is to get to work as quickly as possible in the morning and to start applying myself to the tasks at hand. Note: I mean applying myself to my work, not applying make-up to myself.

Human Trafficking: It's What We Don't Know That Is Most Disturbing

Javed Khan | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Politics
Javed Khan

When you're dealing with victims of crime it can sometimes be what you don't know that's most disturbing. How many more of them are out there? What are the signs that we missed? Are we spotting others before it's too late? Nobody could have failed to be affected by the harrowing story of a 10-year-old girl trafficked from her home in Pakistan to Manchester.

Top Five Weird Beauty Trends

Lizzie Cernik | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Lizzie Cernik

Once upon a time in a far off land, nobody gave a flying badger what your foo looked like on the beach. But when the body police at Playboy magazine decided sex appeal was largely based on possession of triple Z breasts and fluorescent orange skin, looks management became more important... So what are the most popular weird beauty trends of the selfie age?

Paedo Who Groomed Teen Boys Online Had HIV, Police Reveal

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

A prolific paedophile who groomed vulnerable teenage boys online with an accomplice before filming their sexual abuse is HIV positive, it has been rev...

Paedophile Blackmailers Turning Children Into Online 'Sex Slaves'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK

Paedophiles are grooming hundreds of British children in performing "slave-like" obscene acts on webcams, and blackmailing them for cash or to force t...

EDL Grooming Myth 'Demolished'

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK

The targeting of white girls by Asian paedophiles - which has fuelled the campaigns of the British National Party and English Defence League - has bee...

Last Minute Holiday Essentials - The Ultimate Summer Holiday Kit for Him

Jerrine M Lowe | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Style
Jerrine M Lowe

Whether you're planning a guy's trip to Marbs or a city break with the lady this summer, I've picked out a couple of holiday essentials to ensure you don't come unstuck.

'Hard-Hitting' Sermon Condemning Grooming Will Reach Thousands Of Muslims

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK

In the wake of a litany of horrific abuses of children by grooming gangs across the UK, around 500 mosques across the UK are set to deliver sermons to...

Oxford Grooming Victims Get Their Day in Court

Javed Khan | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK
Javed Khan

There's often a lot of talk of victims 'having their day in court'. Sometimes, though, it's far easier said than done. On Thursday, six young women watched the men who subjected them to nothing short of modern day slavery go to prison for 95 years.

British Imams To Preach Sermon Against Sex Grooming

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK

Thousands of Muslims will hear a hard-hitting sermon condemning sex grooming in mosques at the end of June, emphasising strict Koranic messages on res...

Sex Grooming - Who Is Responsible for It?

Ajmal Masroor | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK
Ajmal Masroor

I believe that British Muslim community in general and Pakistani community elders, leaders, Imams and ordinary members in particular must take an uncompromising stance in condemning such people. It is time we all made a pledge to stand together to rid our society of sexual exploitation of all kinds.

Introducing CAASE, A New Alliance Against On-Street Grooming and Child Sexual Abuse

Nick Lowles | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK
Nick Lowles

Our aims are simple. We want to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation, via education and campaigning across all communities. We want to encourage reporting and promote services to help vulnerable young people. We want to produce training kits and background fact-sheets for faith and community leaders, so they can speak out with knowledge and confidence.

Parlez-Vous Fashion: In Which I Go Nude

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

I am very bad at painting my nails. As far as I can tell, painting the dominant hand with the non-dominant hand is as tricky as finding the perfect lipstick, jean or bobble hat, all tasks I wouldn't wish on an enemy. But I am particularly inept.

Um, Does Your Dog Need A £64 'Tramp Stamp'? (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK

A New York dog groomer is providing temporary tattoos for hounds. Yes. Tattoos for dogs. ‘Celebrity’ dog groomer Jorge Bendersky offers the $1...

Schoolgirl Dating Website Advert Banned For 'Grooming'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

An ad for a dating website that appeared on Facebook with a picture of a woman in a school uniform has been banned for potentially encouraging groomin...

Wax On

Courtney Smith | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Courtney Smith

Having not visited my homeland of Australia in two years, I was obviously very excited about heading back across the pond for a Christmas break. As t...

Charlie Thomas

Grooming, Tea and Ice Cream Helps Unilever Buck The Retail Trend

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK

Unilever, the parent company of many household brands including Pot Noodle, Tresemme, Walls ice cream and Lynx, has reported stronger than expected sa...

Abused Girls Forced Into A 'Living Hell'

PA | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Young girls were sexually exploited by a group of men who subjected them to depravity and perversion, a court has heard. Six girls were used by men...

Jessica Elgot

'Labour Must Stand Up Against The Immigration Hate Speech'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK

With the rise of UKIP, and immigration reform back on the agenda, The Huffington Post UK meets Nick Lowles, director of anti-fascist campaigners Hope ...

Is The Issue Of Race Being Ignored When It Comes To Child Abuse?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

A report detailing the extent of child sexual exploitation in England is under fire for playing down the race of offenders. The Office of Children'...

Men Chose Young Girls To Abuse From 'Menu'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Thousands of children are sexually exploited each year by gangs and groups in England, a new report said today. With names changed, the report deta...

'I Thought I Was The Only One In The World'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Thousands of children each year are being sexually exploited by gangs in England "who humiliate, violate and control them", according to an interim re...

Men Spend Almost As Much As Women On Beauty Products - Surprised?

PA | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Men are fast catching up with women when it comes to how much they spend on looking good, according to a poll. Women spend an average of £2,462 a ...