Mémorial

The Villagers of Leavesden unveil a new WW1 Memorial

Stephen Liddell | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK
Stephen Liddell

Across the country and around the world, old and tired looking WW1 memorials are being repaired. Most places have refurbished their existing memorial...

Memorial or Ideological Advertisement? Lee Rigby and What We Should Actually Remember About Soldiers

Gregor Smith | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Gregor Smith

We're just over a week away from the first anniversary of the death of Lee Rigby. The soldier, wearing a Help for Heroes hoodie, was murdered in broad...

The Lascar Memorial - Ninety Years of Honour

Shahida Rahman | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK
Shahida Rahman

The 90th anniversary of The Lascar Memorial in Calcutta, India takes place this month in 2014. Many people will not know who Lascars were or why they should be celebrated. By highlighting the anniversary of this Memorial, I will be able to shed some light on the sacrifices these brave men made for England.

Funerals: Where's the Meaning?

Poppy Mardall | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK
Poppy Mardall

It is interesting to find out that we don't have to hold a funeral at all. There is no legal requirement. Something has to be done with the body, but the funeral ceremony, celebration of life, memorial or thanksgiving - we hold these ceremonies because we want to, not because we have to.

When the Olympics Fail to Honour Olympic Values

Noam Schimmel | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Sport
Noam Schimmel

To its credit, the opening night of the Olympics honoured those who lost their lives in terrorist attacks in Britain in a moving video tribute to those killed in the bombings of the London Tube and buses in 2005.

Cameron Pays Tribute To Falklands Fallen

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron paid a personal tribute to the soldiers, sailors and airmen who gave their lives to liberate the Falkland Islands. Making his first v...

First Anniversary Of Devastating Christchurch Earthquake (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.02.2012 | Home

Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of the Christchurch earthquake in New Zealand, which killed 185 people and reduced the city to rubble. The...

Why Will This Forgotten Speech By Obama Be Remembered By Generations?

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Politics
Sreedhar Pillai

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Still Standing Together: UK-US Solidarity ten Years After September 11th

Nigel Sheinwald | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK Politics
Nigel Sheinwald

This weekend marks the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks. It has been a hard decade, at home and overseas, and one of sacrifice of too many lives.

Why you simply Must Save Every Step

Helen Spencer | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Spencer

My name is Helen and my mum died 5 years ago. So why haven't I changed my phone to read 'dad' instead of 'mum' against their number? I cannot bring m...