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Homeless Man Who Murdered Mother And Her Teen Son Jailed For Life

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK

A homeless man who murdered a woman and her 13-yer-old son at their home after the family tried to help him has been jailed for life with a minimum of...

Two More Arrested In South Wales Over Parsons Green Attack

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

Two more arrests were made in south Wales on Wednesday morning in connection with the Parsons Green terror attack. A 48-year-old man and a 30-year-old...

25-Year-Old Man Arrested In Newport, Wales, Over Parsons Green Bombing

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Newport, Wales, in connection with the Parsons Green terror attack, Scotland Yard said. The Met Police’s coun...

Homeless Man 'Heartbroken' After Finding Gate Over His Usual Sleeping Place

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK

A homeless man in South Wales has reportedly been left “heartbroken” days out from Christmas, after the council blocked up a tunnel where he slept...

A Family Road Trip Across New England

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Parents
Sarah Tetteh

It's said that writers find inspiration in New England's eclectic and idyllic landscape. So my task was clear, to spark the imagination of this genera...

Police Investigate 'Suspicious' Gas Explosion At Terraced House

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.04.2016 | UK

Three people were taken to hospital, including one with life-threatening injuries, after a "suspicious" gas explosion in South Wales. Dozens of firefi...

China - A Huge Opportunity For UK Universities

Stephen Fear | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK
Stephen Fear

In a global economy, closer ties with other nations are essential. UK Universities have an unrivalled opportunity to become central to that opportunity by creating ever more relevant courses.

China Sneezes, We All Catch Colds!

Stephen Fear | Posted 27.08.2016 | UK
Stephen Fear

We in the west can't afford for China to go into deep recession -the country's government is struggling to control this current economic sneeze but I am confident that it will.

A World Without a Globo-Cop

Robin Lustig | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Politics
Robin Lustig

I can't think of anywhere that would have been less appropriate as a venue for this week's Nato summit than the UK. A United Kingdom that within the next couple of weeks may become shatteringly disunited... Inward-looking, backward-looking, suspicious of its neighbours: everything that Nato is meant not to be. And this at a time when the world is a more dangerous place than it's been in decades. So why are Western leaders - because it's not just David Cameron - so dismally unable to confront the dangers?

This Is Still The Best Thing Ever Made About Newport

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Comedy

It's hard to believe that it's been over four years since MJ Delaney's wonderful parody of Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' 'New York State Of Mind' first appea...

Body Recovered From Estuary Is Missing Teen Nida Naseer

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK

A body recovered from an estuary is that of missing teenager Nida Naseer, police in Wales have confirmed. The 19-year-old was last seen at her home in...

Boxing Changed My Life

Joe Calzaghe | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Calzaghe

The idea that success comes more easily to some than others, has always made me laugh. Anybody who has reached the pinnacle of their chosen profession has had to work hard for it and you can be sure that somewhere along the line they felt like quitting. I know this because I've been there.

Newport Double Shooting: Woman Dies While Man Remains In Serious Condition

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

A woman has died following a double shooting, police said. Armed officers were called to Willenhall Street in Newport, Gwent, at 8.45am to a report...

Newport Shooting: Man And Woman 'Seriously Injured'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Newport Double Shooting: Woman, 46, Dies While Man Remains In Serious Condition A man and woman are in a serious condition in hospital afte...

The Real Pot Plants: Cannabis Blooms In Council Flowerbeds (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK

A probe is underway to ascertain how cannabis plants came to bloom in official council flower pots. Around 20 plants could be seen sprouting from ...

Newport Polling Station Takes NO PCC Votes

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK Politics

The Police and Crime Commissioner elections have drawn shockingly low turnouts across the country and in some extreme cases, polling stations failed t...

Police Hunt For Mobility Scooter Hit And Run Driver

PA | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

An 80-year-old woman suffered a broken arm after she was knocked to the ground by a mobility scooter on the Isle of Wight. Police are now hunting t...

Woman Sues Council After Slipping In Vomit During Whitesnake Concert

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK

A woman who slipped in vomit during a Whitesnake concert is suing her local council after being injured by the fall and missing half the gig. Lindy...

Jogger Killed By Falling Electricity Cable In Field

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

A jogger has died after an electricity cable came down in a field setting the area alight. The man was killed at about 8.40pm last night in Newport...

Psychic Who Made Women 'Behave Like Porn Stars' Faces Jail

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

A psychic who conned young female disciples into stripping off for raunchy spiritualist sessions is facing jail. Karl Lang, 49, was found guilty on...

Psychic Karl Lang 'Never Conned Women Into Getting Naked' To Boost Spirit Powers

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

A psychic accused of conning vulnerable young women into stripping off for raunchy spiritualist sessions never told them to "get naked," a jury heard ...

Spontaneity - A Cautionary Tale

Imogen Clements | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Imogen Clements

This is a long story, but needs telling for personal therapeutic reasons and, I believe, altruistic ones. There are others that may learn from my mistakes.

PICTURES: Wildfires Blaze In UK As Heatwave Grows And Drought Spreads

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK

Sun-worshippers sweltered on the hottest day of the year so far on Wednesday - but in some parts of the UK temperatures were too high for comfort, aft...

White Poppies Make History in Newport

Pippa Bartolotti | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK Politics
Pippa Bartolotti

The Peace Pledge Union have this year sold more white poppies than any time since 1934. When they bother to consider the reality, people are thinking differently about war.

GLC at V Festival: "Blue Waffle is mostly about sex and getting the finger in"

Lydia Hughes | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Lydia Hughes

The GLC albums are renowned for airing the controversies of our time, giving uncensored accounts of the current day -- often offensive to those unfamiliar with The Chain.