We Showed Refugee Children In Calais A Better Side To Europe

Julian Sayarer | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK Politics
Julian Sayarer

In among the chaos and the dismal conditions of Calais, there were glimmers of a better version of Europe than these Syrians, Afghans, Eritreans and other nationalities were treated to behind the razor wire fencing

Calais Jungle Camp: Mission Accomplished?

Dorothy Sang | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK Politics
Dorothy Sang

Yesterday I saw a 17-year-old boy with a broken leg forced to hobble up the road to register, then turned away without so much as a second glance as registration was closed. Turned away and given no alternative for a place to sleep.

Welcome to the Jungle! Part 3.

Anne-Marie Wilde | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Anne-Marie Wilde

A Student Nurses First Experience of Volunteering First Aid to the Refugees of Calais. Part 3: Humanity Please note, the names that appear in this ...

Tearful Lily Allen Apologises ‘On Behalf Of Britain’ During Calais Jungle Visit

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Lily Allen Abused For Standing Up For Refugees And Defending Vulnerable Children A tearful Lily Allen has apologised to a teenage Afghan boy ...

Welcome to the Jungle! Part 2

Anne-Marie Wilde | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Anne-Marie Wilde

A Student Nurses First Experience of Volunteering First Aid to the Refugees of Calais. Part 2: Baptism of Fire Please note, the names that appear in...

Welcome To The Jungle! Part 1.

Anne-Marie Wilde | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Anne-Marie Wilde

A Student Nurses First Experience of Volunteering First Aid to the Refugees of Calais. Part 1: The Lead Up Please note, the names that appear in thi...

The Wild Washerwomen Of Calais

Jaz O'Hara | Posted 30.09.2017 | UK
Jaz O'Hara

By hiking into Calais town to use the launderettes there, asking French men in bars to use their washing machines (haha), and using everything imaginable as clothes horse's, our lovely Wild Washerwomen, against all odds, washed wildly, and continue to wash!

Confessions Of A Volunteer Virgin

Hattie Holden Edmonds | Posted 09.09.2017 | UK
Hattie Holden Edmonds

It was a woman I'd never met who finally swung it. As I lay on a plump mattress under a duck down duvet one night in late April, I thought about what she, Liz, had done with her day. While I'd been sitting on my backside, shuffling words around and working my way through a variety of nut-based snacks, she'd been putting out fires, breaking up knife fights and comforting dozens of bewildered children who know her as a second mum.

The Government Must Protect the Unaccompanied Children in the Calais 'Jungle'

Tom Bailey | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Tom Bailey

The demolition is expected to begin this week. There are real human lives at stake, and there is only a small window of opportunity to make them just a little better. That's why the government can, and must, act.

Holidays - Why I Choose Challenge Over Chill Time

Catherine Capon | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Catherine Capon

Malaysia: The tale of two halves. From leech bites, soaking wet clothes and aching muscles to pure white sand, clear water and coral reefs; the areas that I explored in peninsular Malaysia couldn't have been more different.

Murder, Milgram, Derren Brown and Rob Lawrie

Caroline Gregory | Posted 15.01.2017 | UK
Caroline Gregory

How easily could you be persuaded to murder someone? Derren Brown has just demonstrated how it could be achieved within a couple of hours. Pushed to ...

Journalist Posts Video Of Being Attacked In Calais 'Jungle' To Show All Sides Of The Story

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK

The moment a journalist was attacked by three men, one wielding a knife, inside the Calais Jungle has been caught in a distressing video. Dutch rep...

Ten Tips for Britons Joining Aid Convoys to Europe

Dilly Hussain | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK
Dilly Hussain

PHOTO: Dilly assisting Waseem Iqbal distribute aid in the Sudanese quarter of "The Jungle" refugee camp in Calais. After reading and seeing the media...

Interview - Jungle Talk About Bucking the Social Media Trend

Carly Wilford | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

With artists from across the world descending on Austin's SXSW festival in Texas, Jungle's performances represented a movement towards bucking the egotistical media trend. Not appearing in any of their videos, pictures or artwork and boycotting twitter, their live performance speaks louder than any social media timeline.

Getting an Education in the Peruvian Jungle: The Chaskawasi Project

Katarina Zimmer | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Katarina Zimmer

For one day in the year the whole village queues for hours in hope of doctors' advice for a variety of ailments. At the last visit, four of the children were unable to see a doctor regarding eye problems that hindered them in reading because the system works on a 'first come, first served' basis.

LISTEN: Shy FX Makes A Comeback With Reggae Record

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

2013 has so far been a year of music comebacks. From the cheesy nineties pop acts pimped out on 'The Big Reunion' (we're looking at you Atomic Kitten ...

Kidnapped British Woman Rescued In Ecaudor

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK

A British woman kidnapped in Ecuador while visiting a remote nature reserve in the Amazon jungle has been rescued. Kathryn Sara Cox, 23, was abduct...

In Praise of Lycra Clad Bottoms

Shirley Thompson | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Shirley Thompson

One of the best parts of being a slow runner is that when I started taking part in races, I had an abundance of sexy lycra clad bottoms running in fro...

Introducing Jungle Shirley

Shirley Thompson | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Sport
Shirley Thompson

I was school champion at avoiding sports, hate, hate, hated them.

MONKEY PICTURES: Here's Looking At You, Kid

Posted 30.01.2012 | UK

Humans are but chromosomes away from their monkey cousins, and these pensive portraits of chimpanzees, orangutans, baboons and bonobos show just how s...

Will Dougie Be Harry's Lucky Charm?

PA | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Newly-crowned king of the jungle Dougie Poynter swapped possums for paso dobles as he headed to the ballroom to support bandmate Harry Judd. He sha...

Sinitta Quits 'I'm A Celeb', New Line-Up Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 09.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

So Macho singer Sinitta has quit I'm A Celebrity.. Get Me Out Of Here! after realising she would have to stay in a real jungle. It may seem obvious...