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Why Has Britain Declared War On An Imaginary Enemy? Laments Romanian MEP

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK

A senior Romanian politician has launched a angry attack on David Cameron, Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage, accusing Britain of having "declared war ag...

Young People Being Denied Access to Mental Health Support Online

Rebecca Walton | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Walton

Surely, blocking mental health related websites will do far more harm than good? What will denying young people information, resources and support networks possibly achieve? Other than a new generation of adults who are too terrified to talk about their mental health issues or seek out support when they need it most.

When Did Nineties Kids Become So Old?

Benjamin Butterworth | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Benjamin Butterworth

It would be a lie to suggest that nothing changes. I no longer throw extended, highly emotional screaming matches at being forced to eat sprouts, like I did when I was 12. Or wet the bed, like I did when I was 12. But fundamentally, it doesn't feel so different. I for one prefer a Tracey Beaker omnibus and ice cream to paying bills.