Lily Allen

Celebrities Commiserate As Donald Trump Is Announced As The Next US Presidenct

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

A host of celebrities have been commiserating the result of the US election, after it was announced that Republican candidate Donald Trump will be the...

X Factor's Honey G Accused Of Cultural Appropriation By Lily Allen And Kano

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ novelty rapper Honey G has once again come under fire for cultural appropriation, this time from grime artist Kano and singer Lily Alle...

Lily Allen Says London Cabbie Called Her 'Stupid Tart' And Said To Find 'Immigrant Driver' Instead

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK

Lily Allen has claimed a London taxi driver branded her a “stupid tart” over her intervention in the row over child refugees, and told the singer ...

Gary Lineker And Lily Allen Hit Back At Press Attacks Over Refugee Sympathies

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker and Lily Allen have hit back at press attacks over their sympathy for refugees, with Lineker saying it is “worth it” despite the barr...

Teenage Refugee Who Moved Lily Allen To Tears Arrives In Britain

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK

A teenage refugee who brought tears to the eyes of singer Lily Allen when she interviewed him in Calais, has arrived in Britain. Shamsher Sherin told ...

Why Shouldn't Celebrities Get Political? At Least Their Voices Will Be Heard

Sabina Frediani | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Sabina Frediani

I'm applauding Gary and Lily for their words and actions. I wish more people with a public profile would challenge prejudice and stand up for the most vulnerable members of our society. At this particular, political moment, campaigners need all the help they can get.

On Behalf Of 'My' Country, I'm Sorry Too

Gina Lyons | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK
Gina Lyons

To anyone thinking you are above this, that your life is worth more, that you don't want or need to help anyone in this world, I pity you. This is one world, just the one. And we're breaking it. Now, I know I can only talk for myself on this one. I know I don't have all the answers on what we can do to stop all this, but to to all the refugees in the world, I am sorry too.

Lily Allen Attacks 'Xenophobic' Newspapers For Backlash Over Her Apology On Behalf Of Britain

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK

Lily Allen has hit back at the “media barrage” against her after she apologised on behalf of Britain for the country’s treatment of child refuge...

Lily Allen Abused For Standing Up For Refugees And Defending Vulnerable Children

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

Lily Allen has received a barrage of abuse after making a film about the plight of unaccompanied children in the Calais Jungle. The tearful singer was...

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 ...

Lily Slams The Sun, Labelling Notting Hill 'Collapse' Story 'A Hatchet Job'

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Lily Allen has hit out at Rupert Murdoch and The Sun, labelling their story which alleged she collapsed at Notting Hill Carnival a “hatchet job”. ...

Lily Allen Responds To Binge Drinking Collapse Claims

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Lilly Allen has responded to claims she collapsed after binge drinking at Notting Hill Carnival, after pictures of her were published in The Sun showi...

Lily Allen Probably Won't Be Invited Back After Filming Farage And Murdoch At A Party

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.07.2016 | UK

People were amused by Lily Allen's reaction after she found herself at a garden party with some rather controversial guests. On Sunday, the singer twe...

Lily Allen Urges Fans 'To Stop' Boris, Call Hunt An 'Insidious Prick'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK

Singer Lily Allen has hit out at Boris Johnson in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the EU, urging her fans to "stop him". Allen wrote on Twitt...

Stalker Who 'Terrified' Lily Allen With Bedroom Break-In Sectioned

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK

A mentally ill stalker who broke into pop star Lily Allen’s bedroom, forcing her to leave the family home for good, has been sectioned by a judge. O...

14 Times Artists Were Accused Of Copying Someone Else's Song

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

OK, we get it. There are only a certain number of notes in the world, and a limited number of combinations those notes can be put in. Eventually, some...

Don't Blame Just the Police for Letting Down Stalking Victims

Bob Morgan | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Politics
Bob Morgan

I suspect that politicians are quite happy to use the police for their political purposes - boasting when crime is down for instance - but happy to see them carrying the can when victims are let down because the rest of us really don't care enough. If we all really cared about what happens to victims like Lily Allen then things would change.

Lily Allen Forced To Defend Tweets About Rita Ora

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Lily Allen was forced to explain herself on Twitter on Thursday night (22 April), when a joke she made about Rita Ora was taken the wrong way. Followi...

Stalking: Murder in Slow Motion

Laura Richards | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK
Laura Richards

It is the 'drip drip drip' of direct and indirect stalking behaviours over time that makes it so insidious and damaging - psychologically and physically. Many victims say stalking is like mental rape. I call it murder in slow motion. It's a war of attrition yet many fail to see or understand it. Victims pay with their lives.

‘The Met Police Victim Shamed Me Over My Stalking Ordeal’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK

Lily Allen has accused the police of "victim-shaming" her after she spoke out about being dissatisfied with their response to her stalking case. In an...

Lily Allen 'Let Down By Police' As 7-Year Stalker Jailed

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Lily Allen has spoken for the first time about her seven-year ordeal at the hands of a stalker, who ended up breaking into her bedroom while she slept...

Lily Allen Hits Back At James Bay... 'And His Hat'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Lily Allen and James Bay have become involved in a war of words over Twitter, after she criticised the Brit Awards for not showcasing enough diversity...

Female Stars Lend Their Support To Kesha

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Kesha has been supported by a host of her female contemporaries, after getting the disappointing news that she would not be replaced by her contract w...

Lily Allen Thinks Kids Should Learn The 'Dangers Of Marriage' At School

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Parents

Lily Allen believes the National Curriculum should include lessons on the "dangers of marriage". The mum-of-two - who has daughters Ethel, four, a...

These Pictures Of Celebrities In The Snow Prove They're All Human After All

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

We know it can be tough to believe when they’re busy dishing out diva demands and jet-setting around the world, but celebrities are just like us rea...