Hyde Park

Protesters In Attempt To Bring Hyde Park Bombing 'Suspect' To Justice

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.07.2017 | UK

Relatives of some of those killed in the IRA Hyde Park attack 35 years marched in central London on Saturday as part of a campaign to bring an accused...

10 UK Music Festivals Worth Buying A Ticket For

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK Entertainment

Music fans, it’s officially time: Festival season is upon us. And while there are many aspects of the summer we can’t help you with - y’know, l...

Man In Court Charged With The Murder Of Carer Found In Hyde Park

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 21.08.2016 | UK

A man has been charged with the murder of a carer whose body was found in Hyde Park earlier this month. Hani Khalaf, 21, has been charged by detective...

Mystery Surrounds Murder Of Carer Whose Body Was Found In Hyde Park

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK

Mystery surrounds the death of a carer whose body was found in Hyde Park last week as police launch a murder probe into his death. Officers have name...

Body In Hyde Park Being Treated As 'Suspicious' Death, Police Say

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK

A man’s body has been found in Hyde Park, police have confirmed, adding that they are treating the death as “suspicious”. About 30 officers desc...

Stevie Wonder and Orchestra, Songs in the Key of Life Live, BST Festival, July 10th, 2016

David McAlmont | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
David McAlmont

Stevie knows. You just know that he knows. When he came on stage to the expectant ovation of sixty five thousand people, the seismic tremors of 2016 were very much on his mind. Sound levels were fluctuctuant, so his opening remarks were not always that clear, but he did say the following, "In this troubled time, I want to say, with all of you, I love you all...."

Louise Goffin Comes Back to London

Charles Donovan | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Charles Donovan

Louise Goffin has more than paid her dues. She may be Carole King and Gerry Goffin's daughter, but in forty years of writing, recording and performing...

Parkrun Is a Globally Successful Initiative - That's Why We Have to Fight to Keep It Free

Vanessa Furey | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK
Vanessa Furey

Even a small charge creates a barrier to people taking part, and once the principle has been established it'll be difficult stop it increasing in future. Not only that, it discourages anyone from creating similar schemes as the costs will stop them as soon as it becomes successful.

Couple Fined For 'Particularly Revolting' Sex Act At Hyde Park Concert

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK

A couple who engaged in a "particularly revolting" sex act during a crowded BBC Radio 2 concert in Hyde Park have been found guilty of outraging publi...

The Time Charles Kennedy Stood Up Against The Iraq War In Iconic 2003 Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

Charles Kennedy, a man who has been remembered as being one of the most principled members of British politics, made an iconic speech at an anti-Iraq ...

'420 Day Celebration' Rolls Into London

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.04.2015 | UK

A stoners celebration that started in the US made its way to London on Sunday, with thousands attending a rally in Hyde Park to call for the legalisat...

London's Pets and their People

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Trisha de Borchgrave

London living with a dog has one exceptional joy and that is access to Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, particularly during the months of meteorological misery when one can pretty much have this oasis to oneself.

Christmas in the Capital With Kids

Shumailla Dar | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Shumailla Dar

In the run up to Christmas most working parents will have already planned their Christmas leave, but taking time off is the easy part - what isn't so easy is making sure you have enough things planned that make the Christmas holidays fun for the whole family (especially if this year you're having a 'staycation'!)

The Libertines at Hyde Park Was a Much Needed Injection of Rock and Roll

Lisa Higgins | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lisa Higgins

There were crowd crushes, there were flares, there were naked guys climbing up towers and there were bloody noses. But aside from all the ominous scenes and injured gig goers that have dogged the headlines since Saturday, The Libertines at Hyde Park was a much needed injection of much-missed rock and roll.

Black Sabbath Time: Ozzy in the Park

Will Stubbs | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Will Stubbs

What do you do with your World Cup buzz when England has been knocked out? You take it to Hyde Park to watch the royal oaks sway and Park Lane's billionaire windows get battered by downtuned guitars and drum fills exploding like a 21-gun salute. It's British Summer Time. Scratch that. It's Sabbath Day.

PHOTOS: £3m London House Gutted By Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Fire crews and other emergency services battled a fire at a £3 million property on one of the most expensive streets in London on Tuesday night. T...

Man Charged Over 1982 Hyde Park Bomb Attack

PA | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of four British soldiers in the 1982 Hyde Park IRA bomb blast. John Downey, 61, of County Doneg...

Outside Dining - Before the End of Summer

James Emtage | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
James Emtage

With the summer of sun still going strong, London is LOVING its alfresco dining at the mo. And with the long evenings just still dragging out and slowly merging into that golden Autumnal feel, it's time to make the most of eating outside, before the chill sets in for winter.

Leaving the Muddy Field Far Behind - Today's Very Different Kind of Festival

David Atkinson | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
David Atkinson

Today, an increasingly demanding festival-goer expects no less than this smorgasbord of experiences and activities to choose from. And they certainly won't accept being disappointed. AEG Live, of course, are no strangers to big landmark initiatives, having breathed new life into the Millennium Dome as the O2, now a leading events venue.

Police Round On Roma Gypsies Camped In London's West End (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK

Romanian gypsies in London's West End, who have been begging and sleeping rough on the grass under Marble Arch, were the targets of a dawn raid by pol...

Ten Essential Gig Rules for Festival Season

Olivia Rudgard | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Olivia Rudgard

What with festival season coming up, here are ten essential guidelines for preserving peace and individual sanity at the front of a music festival crowd...

Elton Cancels Huge Gig

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sir Elton John has cancelled a headline performance at London's Hyde Park after being diagnosed with appendicitis. The star had been due to perform...

Colin Firth's Eye-Popping Lake Scene Brought To (Larger Than) Life

PA | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Colin Firth's eye-popping lake scene from 'Pride And Prejudice' has been brought to life once again - with a giant statue positioned in a well-known l...

Why Do The Stones Want Adele?

PA | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Mick Jagger is reportedly hoping to sign up Adele for a duet at the Rolling Stones' Hyde Park gigs. The Rolling In The Deep singer is apparently to...

Man Charged Over 1982 IRA Hyde Park Bombing Murders

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK

John Anthony Downey has been charged with the murders of four soldiers in the IRA's 1982 Hyde Park bombing, Scotland Yard has said. The 61-year-old...