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12 Must-See Documentaries About Current World Politics

Lisa Francesca Nand | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Politics
Lisa Francesca Nand

World politics have taken some unexpected and, arguably, unwelcome turns in recent times and the world of film and TV is beginning to reflect this with a must-see range of current affairs-focused films about to be released at both film festivals and in the cinemas.

Does the UK Really Want to Face the True Issues of Flooding?

Louis Sherman | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK
Louis Sherman

Instead of learning from nature many want to ignore it and say those want to use nature for flood protection are 'leftie environmentalist with no real-world idea'. The environment has provided us a lot so far, maybe if we allowed it some land it could help us a bit more.

The Northern Girl's Guide to Moving Down South

Anna Gillespie | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Anna Gillespie

So you've decided to move down South - or should I say 'Saaaath'. Congratulations. You are stepping out of your comfort zone and about to embark upon far away lands with tropical climates, you can even take your July to August wardrobe with you in March. Be careful though, you are saying goodbye to anything battered.

An Adventure or an Inconvenience? What I Did When I Got Stranded

Tamar Broadbent | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Tamar Broadbent

If you do get stranded, it will probably be fine. It's the North, not Neptune. And with Facebook nowadays, it's surprisingly easy to find a non-psycho semi-stranger's sofa to stay on.

Forget Gonorrhea Plaguing Leeds, Crabs Are Crawling Around Newcastle's Metro

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK

After revelations that the sexual transmitted disease Gonorrhea has been spreading around Leeds, video footage has emerged of a cast of crabs being le...

This Is Osborne's Latest Wheeze To Get Northern Voters To Turn Tory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Politics

HS2 has barely got off the ground but the Chancellor is already weighing up HS3. A new high-speed rail connection and improved roads between Englan...

Made in Great Britain

Alexander Bowden | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Politics
Alexander Bowden

Over the past few decades the situation of British Manufacturing has routinely come up for heated discussion in parliament, workplaces and our homes, and with very good reason. Manufacturing provides jobs, money and status for the people of our country.

Where In Britain Is A 'Dangerous Dogs Hotspot'?

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

The north west of England is a dangerous dogs hotspot, according to new figures. New data has shown that one in every six hospital admissions for d...

'Frack The North!'

PA | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK

Campaign group Friends of the Earth has dismissed comments made by the head of a shale gas exploration company calling for the Midlands and the North ...

Britain Braced For Fresh Floods

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK

Parts of northern England and Scotland are facing flood fears, with heavy rain expected to sweep across most of the country, forecasters said. Heav...

Northern England Put On Flood Alert

Posted 06.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Emergency services are dealing with a large number of weather-related incidents after heavy rain caused flooding in the north eas...