Lily Allen

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...

Looks Like Cheryl And Lily's Feud Is Finally Over

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

They’ve famously had a long-standing feud for years, but it finally looks like Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Lily Allen have sorted out their differe...

TV Turkeys: 14 Telly Shows That Were Complete And Utter Flops

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Don't get us wrong, there's nothing we love more here at HuffPost UK Entertainment than a bit of rubbish telly now and again. But there's crap TV and ...

Lily Allen's Latest Song Was Written In Honour Of Her Stillborn Son

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Parents

Lily Allen wrote her latest song, Something's Not Right' in honour of her stillborn son. The singer revealed the touching story behind the track fo...

Heartbeats and Heartache

Sophia Walker | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK Parents
Sophia Walker

Like most of my friends, I waited till my mid thirties to procreate. My body was more than ready, but mentally I was just about there. Whatever medicine, or medics tell us, no woman can put down roots until she is ready. And at 35, I was only just about there, but I also knew the risks that being 'older' would bring with it.