UK House

It's Time to End the Use of Rogue Electricians

Phil Buckle | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK
Phil Buckle

Every week, someone in the UK dies from an electrical accident. Dodgy electrics also cause half of all house fires and result in 350,000 serious injuries a year. And yet, our research has found that the use of non-registered electricians has trebled in the last year.

Tea Time Is Bubbling Up in London

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

First thing I have to say, is that the interior and branding is really wonderfully executed, with a very cool vibe, and going a different direction than many of the bubble tea stores. The light grey walls are accented by lovely shades of green, blue, pink and yellow.

Interior Trends SS14 - Rich Pickings

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

The sun has arrived, and a new light is cast into our homes, calling for a fresh look at our interiors. Similar to fashion, it's unlikely that many of us can get a whole new wardrobe each season, so it is all about ways of updating our spaces with small accessories - and perhaps a few big splurges along the way!

You Know You're An Adult When...

Danielle Lowe | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Lowe

As we grow up many of us dream of that day when we're all grown up. Hoping for a successful career, a huge house, loads of friends and everything being perfect like it always is in those films (at least, in the end). The reality is being an adult is tough. You know you're an adult when...

Record Demand For Homes Worth £1m Or More

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK

A record number of British homes were sold at £1 million or more this year than over any 12-month period, indicating an unprecedented demand for ult...

How to Prepare Your House for Winter

Susie McBeth | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Susie McBeth

So how can you beat back the chilling grab of winter and whistling drafts that creep under doors and through windows? If you can't afford to ride out the winter months by disappearing off to more tropical climbs then here are a few sure fire quick fixes that can help make this winter more bearable.

Entertaining With Ease

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Hosting a great dinner party doesn't always have to mean hours of work in the kitchen and spending your night in there too. As a member of Zanussi's Easy Team, I've created my top tips, sure to have you serving up your perfect party, with no stress on the side.

The Evolution Of DEVolution

Bwoywonder | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bwoywonder

DEVolution is Pete Devereux & Tom Devos, (see what they did there?) a pair of bass bumpin', busy bodies who just can't seem to take a breather from making bangers. Regulars at the you've-made-it-as-a-DJ super club, FABRIC, we sat down to find out more about their latest E.P, Transition.

DEVolution Set To Release New EP 'Transition'

Bwoywonder | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bwoywonder

DEVolution have announced "Transition", a four-track EP set for release on August 25th 2013. The eclectic tone and lustrous beat found on the first track "Admire" was premiered on Mista Jam's BBC 1Xtra show, earlier this month which was a taste of things to come from the duo this year.

How to Get Rich by the Time You're 50

Katie Morley | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Morley

But a growing number of us are getting impatient. We don't want to wait until we're nearly 40 to be a property owner. No. We want to be rich, or at least financially comfortable, by the time we're middle aged - which means we need to make things happen much quicker.

Caroline Frost

'House' Advisor Didn't Realise Hugh Laurie Was English

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

The doctor who was the inspiration for ‘House’ as well as the hit show’s technical consultant has revealed she didn’t know her star Hugh Lauri...

Must-Have Interior Accessories For Your Home (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Fancy giving your home a much-needed design boost? Spruce up your interiors with these must-have, quirky accessories that will make yours a house ...

New Designers 2012: Top Picks

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Style
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

When it's scorching outside, a part of me knows there's a group of very overheated design graduates setting up for yet another year of the New Designers exhibition. Whether it's purely down to the weather or just the 3,500 excited students in one building, the heat is cooled by the refreshing perspective on design that awaits inside.

PICS: 10 British Comedians Who Have Cracked Hollywood

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

According to Variety, Hugh Laurie is in talks to play the baddie in the upcoming remake of Robocop. Laurie is already a darling of American TV, of...

Hugh Laurie For Robocop Reboot

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie could be about to sign up for his biggest film role yet. Variety have reported that the House star, who left the show after eight years...

Putting Our Houses in Order: Reforming the Mortgage Market

European Parliament Web Team | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK Politics
European Parliament Web Team

Contrary to the old saying, buying property is no longer as safe as houses. Under the influence of the economic crisis, the ineluctable rise of house prices has proved to be somewhat less ineluctable than previously believed.

TV Pick: Pick Up Your Phones For 'Eurovision'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Eurovision Semi-Final 2 - BBC3, 8pm Tonight's a big night in the Eurovision Song Contest , as us Brits are allowed to vote! In the first semi-final w...

Storage Just Got Cool

Vicky Silverthorn | Posted 29.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Vicky Silverthorn

Leading on from my post on storage the other day I thought I would expand and give you some fail safe tips that always work for me.

'I'm Not Sick Of House'

WENN | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie has fired back at reports he's to blame for the end of hit medical drama House - because he's tired of playing limping grouch Dr Gregory H...

House Shuts Doors, Star Confirms In Statement

WENN | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie will hang up his cane as cranky doctor Gregory House in May after confirming hit medical drama House will end this season. In a joint s...

WATCH: Is It Possible To Fill A Whole Room Full Of Water?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever felt the urge to fill a room full of water? The guys behind Norwegian TV show Do Not Do This At Home have - and they've acted upon that urge. ...

Powering Sustainable Innovation - The Cat and Mouse in a Burning House

Phil Pauley | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK
Phil Pauley

It's ironic and symbolic of our times that an area of the world now appallingly wealthy thanks to being stocked to the eyeballs with oil is now under threat from the unsustainable impact of its trade in the black gold.

Burglar Writes To Victims: 'I'm Not Sorry And It Was Your Fault Anyway'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK

A teenage burglar took advantage of a 'rehabilitating' letter-writing exercise set by West Yorkshire police to show that he wasn't sorry for his actio...

Doctor Hugh For Big-Budget Time-Traveller Film?

PA | Posted 22.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie has been named the favourite actor to play Doctor Who in the upcoming big screen outing for the Time Lord. The House medic beat Gary Ol...

Building my family a home

Helen Spencer | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Spencer

I have home envy. I am staring at magazine pictures of white porticos and swimming pools. This latest piece of eye-melting loveliness is my fantasy h...