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How Much Money Can A Packed Lunch Save You Each Month?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One debate we've often heard at the watercooler is whether or not packed lunches are cheaper than buying a sandwich or salad. New research has rev...

It's Official: New Year's Eve Is Over-Hyped And Too Expensive

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

"What are you doing for New Year's Eve" is the question that inspires dread among some of us, as we push and pull between the expectation of needing t...

LOOK: Ukip Supporters React To Nigel Farage's Refugee Call

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK

Nigel Farage surprised some this morning with a call for Britain to open its doors to people fleeing the war in Syria. The Ukip leader said there w...

Should It Be Illegal For Parents To Smack Their Children?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Parents should be banned from smacking children, according to the Children's Commissioner for England. Maggie Atkinson told The Independent it was her...

Would You Dub George Osborne 'Briton Of The Year'?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK Politics

George Osborne has been named "Briton of the Year" for setting "the terms of political debate" with his austerity agenda and being "partly vindicated"...

VOTE: Keep Hunt Ban, Says Public

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Eight out of 10 people believe foxhunting should remain illegal, an animal welfare charity has claimed on the biggest day in the hunting calendar. ...

Are You Giving From Your Heart This Christmas?

Sacha Knop | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sacha Knop

Christmas is by far the season in which people feel they HAVE to give because everybody does it, because that's what Christmas is all about or because that's how it's supposed to be. It's grown into 'the bigger the better' but is that really so? How authentic are we giving this Christmas?

'Strictly' Star Blasts Susanna Reid

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Former Bond girl Fiona Fullerton has criticised fellow 'Strictly Come Dancing' star Susanna Reid, claiming the Breakfast presenter launched a "PR camp...

Tim Sherwood Appointed Tottenham Manager

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Sport

Tim Sherwood has been appointed the head coach of Tottenham on an 18-month contract. The 44-year-old replaces Andre Villas-Boas, who was dismissed by ...

Who Lost Out To Jane Austen On Our New Banknotes?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Bank of England officials considered featuring Admiral Horatio Nelson and Edward Jenner, pioneer of the smallpox vaccine, on future banknotes instead ...

Gabriel Urena Holds 'I Beat Women' Sign After Victim Alisha Hessler Threatens To Press Charges

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

That’s Gabriel Urena holding the sign. According to Alicia Hessler, Urena attacked her last Saturday night and she duly filed a police report agains...

BBC Defends Anjem Choudary Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

The BBC is standing firm over its controversial decision to invite extremist Anjem Choudary onto the Today programme in the aftermath of the Woolwich ...

Bah Humbug!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

A Ukip supporter was visited by police for putting up a confrontational Christmas sign outside his house. Hampshire Police received complaints that...

VOTE: Who Should Win 'Strictly'? Here's What The Bookies Think...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Bookies have taken a record-breaking booty on this year's 'Strictly Come Final' result, with William Hill recording a six figure sum on Saturday eveni...

All I Want for Christmas is a General Strike

Alan Wyllie | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Politics
Alan Wyllie

Well, it's that time of year again. The kids are off school and, with Santa's visit just days away, they're on their best behaviour. Presents have been bought and decorations have been put up so now it's time to sit down, have a mug of hot chocolate and tell you my Christmas wish.

Can Wet Socks Really Cure Your Flu?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We don't know about you, but when we have the flu, we wear 10 layers of clothing (one must be a fluffy dressing gown), are armed with boxes of Lemsip,...

Agreeing With Everything Your Wife Says Is Not The Key To A Happy Marriage

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When your husband has left his socks on the floor like an emancipated Christmas decoration for the umpteenth time, or proceeds to empty the dishwasher...

WATCH: 'Sexual' E-Cigarette Adverts Investigated

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK

A sexually-suggestive advert for e-cigarettes is being investigated by the watchdog. The promotion, for the VIP brand, was described as "cheeky" by...

Shazza vs. Chezza - Who Wore It Best?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

It looked as if Sharon Osbourne enjoyed a good old rummage in Cheryl Cole's wardrobe before Sunday night's 'X Factor' final, donning a frock previousl...

Would You Use A Female Condom?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One piece of good news: as we approach the end of 2013, we have a more optimistic set of options for contraception than we did at the start of the yea...

Sacked In The Morning: Villas-Boas Leaves Tottenham

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

André Villas-Boas has been sacked as Tottenham coach a day after their 5-0 Premier League defeat to Liverpool. Spurs said in a short statement on ...

Tottenham 0-5 Liverpool: Should Spurs Sack Villas-Boas?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK Sport

André Villas-Boas has pledged not to resign as Tottenham manager despite overseeing Spurs' heaviest-ever home league defeat to Liverpool. The unde...

Charlotte Meredith

Should The UK Follow Uruguay's Lead And Legalise Cannabis?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK

Recent reform victories are reshaping the landscape of the oldest debate in drug policy. As Uruguay passed historic legislation this week – becom...

Universities UK Withdraws Guidance Over Gender Segregation In Lectures And Debates

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A leading universities body has withdrawn guidance on the gender segregation of audiences in lectures and debates, after Prime Minister David Cameron ...

I Am Not a Nationalist but I Will Be Voting YES in the Independence Referendum

Alan Wyllie | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Politics
Alan Wyllie

I'm not a nationalist, be that a BritNat or Cybernat. To be honest, I believe that nationalism is just another political theory which, like all other political theories, has its benefits and drawbacks.