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What Kind of Week Has It Been? 21 March 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

Ever get the sense the world is in danger? In fairness there's probably not been a minute since the earth started spinning that we haven't been (big bangs are like that) but imminent trouble seems to be reaching Taylor Swift levels of proximity.

St Patrick's Day in London

BarChick | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

In London and fancy raising a glass (or 10) to St Paddy this Monday? Well grab a Guinness, a dodgy hat and a jig partner and get celebrating St Patrick's Day, the BarChick way...

10 St Patrick's Day Dos And Don'ts

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Are you celebrating St Patrick's Day? Of course you are. You're only human. But whether you're drinking, parading, drinking, partying or drinking, ...

20 Completely Legitimate Reasons To Celebrate St Patrick's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Comedy

It seems that only English people celebrate St George's Day and only the Welsh celebrate St David's Day - but St Patrick's Day? St Paddy's Day is for ...

The Sapeurs - The Men Inside the Suits

Héctor MediaVilla | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK
Héctor MediaVilla

Before meeting the Sapeurs in 2003, I had never really been interested in fashion per se. As a film maker, photogapher and visual storyteller, I was fond of real people's stories that revealed the complexity of our world.

Household Energy Two: The Difference Between a Commodity And a Brand

Hugh Salmon | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Hugh Salmon

As an expert in the potential of the Vietnam market, having been there once before, I was with a regional director of Heineken. He carried a widget on his key ring by which he could identify the origins of every single can of his beer, including full details of when and where it had been brewed...

YouTube and Piracy - Follow the Money

Adam Hamdy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech
Adam Hamdy

In days of yore, a good friend of mine sold pirated VHS movies at school. As a 15-year-old it didn't matter that the image was black & white and that the only thing I could really see was the Chinese subtitles; what mattered was that I got to watch a film a week before it was released at the theatres.

Ireland's Best Music Showcase: Hard Working Class Heroes, Dublin, October 3-5

Peter McGuire | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Peter McGuire

This weekend will be the 11th year of the Hard Working Class Heroes (HWCH) festival, an event genuinely motivated by heart, enterprise, and imagination. HWCH is a chance for music fans to catch 100 Irish music acts, including 70 brand new artists, in a range of excellent Dublin venues.

Northern Ireland: Not just a pretty accent

Shannon Kendall | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Shannon Kendall

Belfast. The capital of Northern Ireland. Indeed, a home from home some may say. Intrigued, admittedly, by the rumoured mass drinking culture within this renowned city, I visited last week, duty free alcohol in one hand and a 'wee' Irish phrase book in the other.

My Date With the President - Dublin in Style...

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Tetteh

Never before have I felt so welcome in a stately residence, or even in my mum's house, than I did at President Michael D. Higgins sprawling mansion for afternoon tea.

Pictures Of The Day: 18th March 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

'Rock n' Roll President' Invites Ireland's Best Musicians to His House for Paddy's Day

Paddy Duffy | Posted 16.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Paddy Duffy

President Michael D Higgins, a former Minister for Culture and dubbed "The Rock n' Roll President" because of his love of music, got some of Ireland's best and brightest musical talents and poetic powerhouses together to perform. Below are a couple of teasers of what to expect, and the live show will be available here from 9:30pm tonight.

I'll Have A Pint Of Victory... MPs Call For Debate On The Future Of Beer Tax

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK

All Party Parliamentary Beer Group chairman Andrew Griffiths MP will call for a full Parliamentary debate on the impact of beer taxes, following a pet...

There's A Girl Works Down The Chip Shop, Swears She's Elvis's Daughter

Stian Alexander | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

The daughter of Elvis Presley has been snapped serving up fish and chips from a mobile van in East Sussex. Lisa Marie Presley, who lives nearby in...

WATCH: 14 Very Weird World Records

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Good news for Turkey's Sultan Kosen, the world's tallest man: he's finally stopped growing, reaching the grand ol' height of 8 foot, 3 inches in just ...

The World's Most Travelled Man Does Not Believe in Jet Lag

John Fleming | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
John Fleming

Last week, I met Fred Finn, who is officially the world's most travelled person. He has been in the Guinness Book of Records since 1983 and has now f...

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.