Shaking The Shackles Of Abuse

Anneli Roberts | Posted 13.10.2017 | UK
Anneli Roberts

Being in an abusive relationship is like being outside and alone in a hurricane. The insults, criticism and threats weather you over time. Your worst fears and memories used against you, leaving you feeling raw and exposed. You're exhausted from all the fighting and chaos, but you just have to keep dodging obstacles.

How To Avoid 'Sweet Tooth' When Giving Up Alcohol

Lawrence Davies | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lawrence Davies

Overindulging with sugary treats is a really common antidote to giving up alcohol or taking a booze break. But how are you meant to purge the pints without piling on the pounds from Cronuts or Duffins or other calorific treats?

It's Time For Summertime All Year Round

Andrea Catherwood | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Catherwood

Their efforts have met with local approval but they fear central government in Madrid who have the final say won't agree that they should hang onto that extra hour of evening sun. Even though the islanders say that as they are the most easterly part of Spain they suffer most from the time change.

Winter Is Coming

Iris Maxfield | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Iris Maxfield

In shops across the country, change is approaching and an old friend has arrived: tinsel. The encroaching face of Santa Claus and red and green wrappi...

Top Ten Reasons to Hit The Surf This October

Kirsteen O'Sullivan | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kirsteen O'Sullivan

The swell is starting to pulse, so there are plenty of waves on the horizon but we're not yet in throes of winter and the wild weather it brings. If you've never tried this sport, here are my top ten reasons why you should.

Where to Find the Sun for an October Half-Term Family Holiday

William Gray | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Parents
William Gray

If you and your family felt short-changed by the cool, wet August in the UK and parts of Europe this year, plenty of destinations promise warmth and sunshine for an October half-term getaway.

Face-to-Face Contact - The Most Basic Human Right?

Trevor Lyttleton | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trevor Lyttleton

Age UK are compiling a report to show how human rights principles, such as dignity, fairness, equality and respect, can make a big difference to older people's lives.

A Beginner's Guide to Oktoberfest

BarChick | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Giant jugs of beer, sausages and hordes of tourists / Germans in lederhosen? It must be Oktoberfest, time to don a dirndl and do your best to booze like a Bavarian.

Am I Too Old for Trick or Treating?

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Sure I can't go knocking on neighbours doors asking for candy anymore (that'd be a bit weird wouldn't it?) I can look out for halloween themed events. Which means I still get to wear my fake fangs. Win!

Mark Bridger Attacked In Prison

PA | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK

Child killer Mark Bridger, who abducted and murdered five-year-old April Jones, has been attacked in prison. Bridger, who is serving a life sentenc...

October Superfoods: Seasonal Diet Choices For Autumn

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It may be hard for Halloween fans to believe but October is about more than just spiders, silly string and dressing up as a zombie bride. As the s...

'The Heart Feels A Languid Grief' - How Centuries Of Poets Have Described Autumn

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 27.11.2012 | Home

The seasons have long been a source of inspiration for poets and writers and there are plenty of verses about what's currently going on outside your w...

How to be Cool ... and Other Myths.

Martin Treanor | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Martin Treanor

It can arguably be said that before the 1950s men were suave and debonair, and women delightful - a tentative balance, whereby everyone knew their pla...

Britain's Forecast Big Freeze - Should you be Worried?

Clare Nasir | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK
Clare Nasir

Long range forecaster James Madden from Exacta Weather...expects "December, January and February to experience below average temperatures, with the heaviest snowfalls occurring within the time frame of November to January across many parts of the UK".

Inaugural Indian Grand Prix sells 20,000 tickets so far

Todd McCandless | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

South Korea hosted its inaugural grand prix in 2010 and things went right down to the wire, as far as construction was concerned, with seats still being bolted into place a few days before the green flag waved.