My £5 Note Problem

Afton McKeith | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Afton McKeith

Due to the outcry against the new British animal fat £5 note, some shops have been refusing the note as tender. Reports show that customers even deny it for change. Perfect Solution: Reprint the new British £5 note with pumpkin seed oil.

From Punk Rock Fashion to Activist: An Evening With Vivienne Westwood

Afton McKeith | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Afton McKeith

I'm a normal teenager, but I do go to star-studded events. On Friday night, I attended a wonderful evening with the world-renowned punk/rock fashion designer, Vivienne Westwood, with my mum Gillian McKeith and my sister Skylar. This evening left quite an impression on me.

14 #BossMoves To Deal With An Influential/Celebrity Troll, When You're Influential Too...

Marsha Wright | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Marsha Wright

Sometimes it's hard to understand why they're attacking you, and it's bad enough when the keyboard warriors come for you in their scores... but what if a fandom comes for you? What if it's a celebrity you respect? What if someone says something that could really affect your brand? What if they try to destroy you, your business, your puppy, and the horse you rode in on?

Why the Courts Were Right to Protect the Privacy of Paul Weller's Children

Jenny Afia | Posted 20.11.2016 | UK
Jenny Afia

The Court of Appeal has confirmed the previous ruling was the correct one. There was no public interest in the photos and just because the children's father is well-known, that doesn't mean the children lose any rights of privacy.

Prince George - To Pap or Not to Pap?

Amber Melville-Brown | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK
Amber Melville-Brown

So, do we have a reasonable expectation of privacy when we are out and about in public? No. Not unless we are doing something intrinsically private. Does a child have a greater right to privacy than an adult? Well... Courts the world over, are generally more protective of the rights of the vulnerable, including children, than those of John Smith or Jane Doe.

Are the Royals Right to Ask the Paparazzi to Leave Their Children Alone?

Jenny Afia | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK
Jenny Afia

It's argued that people whose career depends on being in the public eye have no right to object to photos taken of them without permission. In other words, the entitled are not entitled to complain. But this Faustian pact argument has numerous problems.

Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Join List Of Celebs Stung By Daily Mail

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

Aston Kutcher and Mila Kunis are suing Associated News, after photographs of the pair with their baby daughter, Wyatt, were published on the Daily Mai...

The Obsession with Unretouched Images

Neely Reyes | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Neely Reyes

People put the popularity of the unretouched photograph down to different factors but for me personally I think it comes down to one thing and this is simply a comforting reminder that these people are human after all.

This Jacket Will Blind The Paparazzi

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Tech

While we all feed off the images that the paparazzi capture it's hard to imagine just how unpleasant it must be for those on the receiving end. Giv...

The Fall and Rise of Lindsay Lohan

Aaron Vallely | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

We now bizarrely, in our age, follow the narratives of famous strangers, feeling as though we know them in some weird way by following their trial and errors. We follow them to gain some understanding of who and where we ourselves are. Modern man in search of a soul, said Jung.

£30K Pledge To Hire Paparazzo To Follow Daily Mail Editor For A Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK

Social media users are pledging a salary of £30,000 a year for a paparazzi photographer to follow Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre for a year, and publis...

Jessica Elgot

Charlize Theron Just Compared Media Intrusion To Rape. This Might Not End Well | Jessica Elgot | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK

Women's rights campaigners have hit out at Charlize Theron after she compared the media coverage of her private life to being raped. The 'Million W...

Celebrity Babies Hog Headlines, Set Trends; More to Come this Year!

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Preetam Kaushik

Magazines carry pictures of cuddly and bonny babies nestled softly in their mothers' arms, or toeing their parents' fingers or simply kicking a ball. This moment of joy is shared by almost everyone who reads the magazines.

Intruding On Celebrity Grief - Do We Need to See It?

Penny Fordham | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Penny Fordham

Just 10-days ago came the sad news that the beautiful L'Wren Scott had passed away. I, like many other people, was shocked and read the 'breaking news' stories as they appeared online, wondering what had happened - it's human nature, I believe, to look for answers.

Paparazzi and Putting Down a Pet: Why the Two Should Never Meet

Louise Glazebrook | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Louise Glazebrook

Ashton Kutcher made the brave yet utterly miserable decision to put his beloved dog down, and when you go through with such a decision, a little bit of your heart goes with your dog. You share your life with a dog and you dedicate your days, life and love to this four legged friend.

WATCH: Alec Baldwin Loses It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Alec Baldwin has been in another scuffle with a photographer. The former '30 Rock' star was snapped pushing a pap over the bonnet of a parked car i...

Thar He Blows

Nick Abbot | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Politics
Nick Abbot

As is often the case when a celebrity gets papped in the almost altogether, recriminations flew shortly afterwards. Downing Street let it be known that it was very cross. The press had an entire street that was upset with it.

Clarkson's Trouble Down Under

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Top Gear' presenter Jeremy Clarkson has reportedly had a run in with paparazzi while in Australia, resulting in a representative for the star saying ...

Money Can't Buy You Privacy; the War for Kate Middleton's Breasts

Andrew Smith | Posted 24.11.2012 | Home
Andrew Smith

The recent furore over Kate Middleton's breasts has exemplified the issue. Two weeks later and the story still refuses to go away; new outlets are publishing the photos every day and there are a whole array of claims and counter claims about who could have taken them

Kate's Private Moment

Mindy Utay | Posted 19.11.2012 | Home
Mindy Utay

We've made a new sport of catching people out, posting and tagging photos of them in situations that were private, and not meant for mass-consumption: flesh spilling over a swimsuit, a chocolate-smeared mouth or cocktail-fueled moment. Then we spend hours trolling Facebook with an open window onto other's private moments.

Breasts - The Latest Psychological Research Finds Women Don't Care What Men Want

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

The majority of men and women were found to prefer female figures of medium or low body weight with medium-sized hips and a narrow waist. However, a striking gender difference emerged over breast size, with 40% of men preferring a large bust size, in comparison to only 25% of women.

Royal Nipples and Scrotums: The Triumph of Voyeurism

Greg Jenner | Posted 14.09.2012 | Home
Greg Jenner

However, when the issue at stake is not immorally-accessed video footage of illegal drone strikes on civilians, but instead pictures of a famous person's floppy bits, then the philosophical momentum drains somewhat from the freedom of the press argument.

One Star Admits She's A Fan Of The Paparazzi

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Alanis Morissette is convinced the paparazzi serve a useful purpose in Hollywood as they "force transparency" on celebrities. Alanis Morissette is ...

Cannes: The Kooky and the Controversial

Jane Witherspoon | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jane Witherspoon

The 65th Cannes Film Festival promises to be one of the most celeby and the first night didn't disappoint. Director Wes Anderson opened with his new film Moonrise Kingdom. I've seen the film and can sum it up in a word... 'Kooky'!

The Paparazzi Versus Celebrities: Whose Side Are You On?

John Wight | Posted 10.06.2012 | Home
John Wight

Back in 2004 I was living in Hollywood and in need of a job. I got a start with a well known and notorious celebrity news agency. The atmosphere in the place was near-feral towards celebrities, who were hunted round the clock by photographers commissioned by the agency. It was truly surreal.