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Jeremy Hunt Accused Of Covering Up A Health Report... By Doctor Tory MP

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 12.10.2015 | UK

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is embroiled in a bitter row with a top Commons committee boss over suppressing evidence about the benefits of a "sugar t...

Glastonbury Organisers Are Doing Something Amazing To Help Syrian Refugees

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK

Glastonbury festival organisers on Tuesday donated tickets to next year's event for an auction to raise money for refugees. There are 10 lots in th...

Pet Dog Drives Owner's Truck Into A Lake

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK

A dog-owner was left stunned after his Yorkshire Terrier managed to drive his pickup truck into a lake. Police said that the man put the dog into h...

British Nuclear Bunkers

Luke Haines | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Luke Haines

The idea of living a hermetic subterranean life has its appeal. What if an enforced existence in a bunker became a positive thing - it's a large leap of the imagination but then that is the point of art - what if a post-nuclear dystopia became a post-nuclear utopia.

The First Victims Of The Shoreham Air Show Crash Have Been Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Chris York | Posted 23.08.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Shoreham Air Show Crash Death Toll 'Highly Likely' To Rise To 11, More info here... The first victims of the Shoreham Air Show crash traged...

Burnham To Praise Impact Of Rival Corbyn In Key Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Politics

Andy Burnham is to praise Jeremy Corbyn, his closest rival in the Labour leadership battle, , while bemoaning the timidity of the Party as “frighten...

Labour's Andy Burnham Would 'Refuse' Interview With The Sun If Elected Leader

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.07.2015 | UK Politics

Labour leadership contender Andy Burnham has implied he would refuse an interview with the Sun newspaper if he wins. The Shadow Health Secretary s...

Boring James Milner Is Really Excited About Actual James Milner's New Liverpool Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Sport

Manchester City's, James Milner, is to sign for Liverpool and no one is more excited than his parody Twitter account. Brendan Rodgers said Do you w...

France Mourns The Emotional Boxer, The Shy Swimmer And The Legendary Sailor

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK

The sports world is in mourning today after two helicopters carrying French star athletes filming a survival reality show crashed into each other in a...

Isis Thought They'd Conquered Kobane, Instead They Reduced It To Rubble

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK

Devastating pictures reveal the Syrian town of Kobane reduced to rubble, after US and Kurdish fighters pushed out Islamic State (IS) forces in bloody ...

Alternative World Weeps As 'Fetish' Magazine Bizarre Closes After 18 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK

[WARNING: NSFW images] Fans are devastated after Bizarre magazine, the British publication celebrating alternative culture, announced it would be c...

Patients Worried By Foreign GPs Who 'Don't Speak Good English' Says Farage

Press Association | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has claimed there is a problem with foreign GPs not speaking good English despite all NHS doctors having to pass a language test. The ...

Turns Out Thatcher Had Some Pretty Controversial Plans For The BBC

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK

Margaret Thatcher called for advertising to be introduced to the BBC to rein in its "extravagant" spending, files made public today reveal. In 1979...

Eleven Ways to Save Celebrity Weeklies Before It's Too Late

Christian Guiltenane | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Christian Guiltenane

Yes, folks, t'is true. Mag sales are on the decline, and our favourite weeklies are in danger of following in the doomed footsteps of Smash Hits, More and Company. But can they be saved? I think they can! But for that to happen, I - a one-time magazine editor and devoted connoisseur of celeb weeklies - believe there needs to be some dramatic changes first!

What Hong Kong Police Did To Protestor In A Dark Corner

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK

A shocking video shows six Hong Kong police officers apparently leading a handcuffed pro-democracy protester to a dark corner and kicking him repeated...

15 Violent Images As The Far Right Battles Police In Kiev

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK

Armed with stones, smoke bombs and metal chains, the far right descended outside the Ukrainian parliament today, triggering violent clashes with polic...

This Is What Doctors Think About Legalising Pot

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK

Doctors have voted down a motion that would push for the legalisation of cannabis, but have instead called for anyone born after the year 2000 to be b...

Nigel Smokes And Drinks Too Much, But He's No Racist, Says Mrs Farage...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

Ukip leader Nigel Farage drinks and smokes too much, can't use a computer, but "doesn't have a bad bone in his body" his wife has revealed. The dom...

PM Treats His Personal Trainer (Among Others) To A Taxpayer-Funded Lunch

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK

David Cameron's personal trainer was among guests invited to a taxpayer-funded lunch for top figures from the world of sport at Chequers, information ...

Read Not Dead - Shakespeare's Contemporaries Reborn

Ben Gwalchmai | Posted 20.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Gwalchmai

Hopefully, that last question is the one that most writers keep in their minds above all. We hope that if we make it true and we make it well, it will chime a chord with people enough to do the rest.

Sarcasm Gone Wrong: TFL Tells Delayed Commuter To 'Leave Earlier'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK

In a case of sarcasm having gone horribly wrong, Transport for London managed to infuriate a delayed commuter who complained about the lateness of his...

Grief-Stricken Relatives Of Flight MH370 Clash With Police

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK

The grief-stricken relatives of Chinese passengers on board the doomed flight MH370 have clashed with police at Malaysia's embassy in Beijing. Hund...

UKIP Candidate Sparks Outrage With Racist E-Mail About Stephen Lawrence's Family

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK

A Tory MP has revealed he contacted the police after he was sent an offensive email from his UKIP opponent, in which the family of murdered Stephen La...

Press Night Pressure - Behind the Scenes of 'Bel-Ami' the Musical

Abigail Poulton | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Abigail Poulton

If performing on a West-End stage for the first time wasn't daunting enough, I had to perform to a sold-out auditorium of industry figures, theatre critics and honorary guests...

Hodge Slams 'Two-Faced' Coalition Over Stopping Tax Dodgers

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Politics

Margaret Hodge has accused the "two-faced" coalition of not being "assertive" enough in its crack down on corporations avoiding tax. The Public Ac...