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The Energy Price Freeze Explained

Kamran Hussain | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Kamran Hussain

Labour's campaign goes much further than the price freeze. Only implementing a two year price freeze would simply be an immature and irrelevant policy. The main aim is to fix up the energy market which in its present form is exploiting consumers.

SIXTH London Cyclist Dead In Just Nine Days

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A cyclist hit by a bus in Croydon on Tueday has died after a two-day battle. Forest Hill’s Roger William De Klerk, a 43-year-old IT consultant an...

Universities Killed More Than A Million Animals In Scientific Research Last Year Alone

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

British Universities killed more than a million animals in scientific research experiments last year alone, including dogs, cats and primates, it has ...

'Filthy, Dirty, Posh W*nker'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK

He's already made waves with his call for a revolution and confession that he doesn't bother voting. But Russell Brand has really pushed the boat o...

Bank Of England Governor Will Not Be A 'Cheerleader' For The City

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

The Bank of England’s governor has promised to "root out corruption" in the City and "make the financial system safe". Speaking on Channel 4 New...

'Ban The Jobless From Voting'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Politics

Godfrey Bloom has called for unemployed people to be banned from voting, in a call derided as "social apartheid". In a controversial blog for the ...

LOOK: Ukip Accused Over 'Inappropriate' Wreath

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

Ukip has been getting some stick this morning for placing Remembrance wreaths emblazoned with the party logo. In Lincolnshire, a party chairman apo...

London Voters: 'Fiddling Expenses Worse Than Smoking Crack'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

READ MORE: How To Tell If Your Mayor Is Smoking Crack Londoners are more disgusted by politicians manipulating their expenses than if they were t...

Jack Straw Admits Labour 'Messed Up' Over Working Rights For European Migrants

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Politics

Jack Straw, the former Home Secretary who recently announced he would relinquish his parliamentary seat at the next election, has decried the dropping...

Have The Energy Giants Got As Bad As 'Fred The Shred'?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Politics

Energy giants are facing a crisis of trust that could leave them as publicly disgraced as the banking industry was after Fred Goodwin's mismanagement ...

Being Paid Just £4m A Year Is UNFAIR, Says RBS Banker

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK

Royal Bank of Scotland chairman Sir Philip Hampton has told how he felt like he was having an "out of body experience' when he had to listen to a bank...

Breastfeed Bribery?

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

People have reacted furiously to the news mothers are to be paid £200 to breastfeed their babies. Vouchers for Matalan, John Lewis or Mothercare -...

Trump Takes Scotland To Court

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK

Donald Trump's legal bid to stop an offshore windfarm project backed by the Scottish government ruining the views from his luxury golf resort has hit ...

Get Drunk Without The Hangover?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

It could be a dream come true. Scientists have developed a drug which mimics all the positive effects of being drunk, without any of the health risks,...

Cameron: Austerity Should Be 'Permanent'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has suggested that public spending should continue to be squeezed in a "fundamental culture change" that would leave the British public ...

University Agreed To Host Anti-Gay Islamic Preacher

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A leading university agreed to provide a platform for an openly homophobic Islamic preacher, despite YouTube videos showing the cleric denouncing gay ...

POLL: Does 'Marine A' Deserve Leniency?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Boris Johnson has entered the debate over what should happen to the Royal Marine who murdered a wounded Afghan insurgent. Marine A was convicted of...

ABBA To Reunite For 40th Anniversary?

Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

ABBA could be about to delight fans by reuniting for their 40th anniversary. The group - made up of Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Anders...

Did This Tweet Make You Spit Out Your Cornflakes?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Kellogg's UK has been forced to apologise for the "wrong use of words" after posting a message on Twitter offering to give a vulnerable child breakfas...

The First Animal Cruelty App?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Animal rights experts have denounced a company for selling a device that allows people to remotely control cockroaches using a mobile phone app. Th...

Is I Vow To Thee My Country 'Obscene'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK

The lyrics to Margaret Thatcher's favourite hymn I Vow To Thee My Country could be re-written, because they seem obscene to modern military families, ...

Is Your Job A Waste Of Time?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

Workers are drowning in monotonous tasks without contributing anything meaningful, new research suggests. According to Microsoft UK's new report "T...

Daily Express Banned From Aberystwyth University

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

The dear old Daily Express, one of the nation’s oldest rags, perhaps isn’t quite the newspaper it once was, focusing on an increasingly ageing, fe...

'This Is Wolverhampton, Not Saudi Arabia'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

A prison has introduced a strict dress code - for visitors. HMP Oakwood's directive was compared to Saudi Arabia by prison reform campaigners, who ...

Learn To Love The Swastika?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Fancy having something controversial imprinted on your skin forever? Well, some tattoo parlours will be giving out free swastika tattoos next week. ...