Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins & The Attention Seeking Child

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Louisa Leontiades

Mary Poppins by Disney, is not the P.L. Travers version. In the original books, the Banks children live in a dark, sugarless world which is brightened by Mary only inasmuch as she shows them a different side of life. A magical side of a world where infants are forced to forget their union with the universe by the rigours of our society.

Bringing Out the Feminine Side - It's Not Just About a Women's Wardrobe!

Nicci Roscoe | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nicci Roscoe

Wearing a fabulous dress, having a stunning hair-do and make-up to show off our womanly attributes is part of our creative feminine energy. I wouldn't have it any other way!

Saving Mr Banks - Practically Perfect in (Almost) Every Way

Roger Crow | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Saving Mr Banks is still a tear-jerking, feel good, surprisingly dark Christmas cracker. Practically perfect in (almost) every way.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks In 'Saving Mr Banks' | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Hollywood does love a film about a film. This year’s offering… ‘Saving Mr Banks’, the surprising story of how the fairytale of Mary Poppin...

FREE CINEMA TICKETS: Watch Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks In 'Saving Mr Banks'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Readers of The Huffington Post UK are being given the chance to see one of the most treasured tales of all time as Disney presents the extraordinary, ...

PICTURES: Happy 90th Birthday Disney

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

The Walt Disney Company is celebrating its 90th birthday. On 16th October 1923, Walt Disney signed a contract with MJ Winkler to produce a series o...

WATCH: Mary Poppins Remix Is Practically Perfect In Every Way

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Comedy

In which remix artist Nick Bertke - aka DJ Pogo - takes clips from 'Mary Poppins' songs and turns them into a beautiful, Lemon Jelly-esque track. As D...

WATCH: Proof That Umbrellas Can Be Used For Sky-Diving

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Tech

Incredible videos of skydiving, jetpack rides and other insane tech-aided extreme sports are pretty much a staple for us - but we've never seen anythi...

Common as Muck or Speaking the Queen's English? Why We All Need to Watch Our Mouths

Daniel Warner | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

Recently I read that within 15 years the true London or "cockney" accent will be extinct. Immigration, the influence of film & music and the "Americanisation" of society will leave the Pearly Kings & Queens of the East End and the true cockney sparrows who were born within the sound of Bow Bells as dead as a Dodo.

Top 10 Films Every Child Should Watch

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The top ten films every child should watch before they turn nine 1/2 have been revealed. In research carried out for LoveFilm, child psychologist D...

Could Anyone Else Really Play Walt?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Who is the first actor to come to mind when you're thinking about wholesome, popcorn-munching, family-loving American male? Mickey Rourke, obviously. ...

Van Dyke Marries Bride, 46 Years Younger

WENN | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Mary Poppins star Dick Van Dyke has wed his longtime make-up artist, who is 46 years his junior. The 86-year-old actor exchanged vows with Arlene S...

Mary Poppins Songwriter Robert Sherman Dies Aged 86

Huffington Post UK / PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Songwriter Robert Sherman, the brains behind Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious had died at the age of 86. Sherman, who also composed the classic ...

Treating Pigeons Better than People at Occupy London

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK
Danielle Tumminio

As London Occupy protesters prepare for winter outside St. Paul's Cathedral, they hearken to a past call to help another marginalised group: Pigeons.