John Reid

'Reasonable And Right To Wait'

PA | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Politics

Former defence secretaries have backed the decision to wait for a report from UN weapons inspectors before taking action against Syria. Tory Liam F...

Law 'Could Not Have Stopped Woolwich Attacks'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Politics

No new law would have prevented the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, Eric Pickles said, as several politicians clamoured for the government to...

PHOTOS: Anti-War Activists Target Tony Blair's UCL Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Anti-war protesters gathered outside the University College London (UCL) on Tuesday as former prime minister Tony Blair gave a speech to mark the open...

'Shameful Day' For UCL As Blair To Speak At Secret Event

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A leading London university has been criticised by anti-war campaigners over a "secretive" speech being made by former prime minister Tony Blair. U...

The speed of light, variations on equations - and the High Road to England for Scottish MPs

Peter Curran | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Curran

The speed of light is big news, thanks to the particle physicists at CERN and the Large Hadron Collider. I had a bit of fun with the LHC way back, bef...

Report: Helmand Deployment Lacked Troops, Helicopters And Planning

Huffington Post | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.09.2011 | UK

Hasty withdrawal of British troops from Afghanistan could undermine the international coalition's strategy, a report from the House of Commons defence...