UK Polls

Ed Miliband Is Absolutely Convinced He Can Be Prime Minister. Absolutely.

The Huffington Post UK | Press Association | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has embarked on yet another a push to bolster his public and party position, after receiving the worst personal rating of any political pa...

Green Party Surges Past Lib Dems In Latest Poll

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Politics

The Greens have overtaken the Liberal Democrats for the first time in a decade, in the latest poll which is certain to fuel calls for the party to be ...

5 Amazing Pictures Of World Cup Classics With Current England Players

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport

England’s world cup team may have fallen short against Italy, but there is plenty of history that suggests the team could still qualify from the gro...

Tories, Not Ukip, On Course To Win Newark By-Election

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK

David Cameron's four visits to Newark appear to have paid off according to a poll which indicates the Conservatives are on course to hold the constitu...

Osborne Puts Another Woman On BoE Interest Rate Setting Committee

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has welcomed American economist Kristin Forbes as a new member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), the second wom...

Ignore the Polls: Ed Miliband Is Still on Course to Be the Prime Minister

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Politics
Azeem Ibrahim

The British press seem to have agreed that Ed Milband hasn't been doing very well lately. His budget response was rather badly received. His extension of the energy freeze to small business was barely reported...

Tories Receive Huge Boost In Polls, Ukip Slips Back

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Politics

The Tories have received a huge boost following George Osborne’s budget, with Cameron’s party now tied with Labour across two polls. A Survati...

Changing the Narrative: The Challenge of the 2015 Budget

Laurence Stellings | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Politics
Laurence Stellings

If not specifics, then, what will the Chancellor be hoping to achieve with the Budget? He will want to try and convince voters that the economic recovery is bringing some benefits for them, their families and their households...

OSCARS 2014: Who Should Win The Best Actress Award?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each day...

OSCARS 2014: Who Should Win The Award For Best Actor?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each day...

Oscars 2014: Who Should Win The Best Supporting Actress?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each da...

Barman Dieted Using The 5:2 Diet And Now Gets Mistaken For Zayn Malik From One Direction

SWNS | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An overweight barman who went on the 5:2 diet to get a girlfriend has achieved his goal with an unexpected side effect - apparently he's now a dead ri...

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 ...

Gender Segregation In Unis Is Pandering To Extremism, Says Michael Gove

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

Gender segregation in universities is pandering to extremism, Michael Gove has said, as he became the latest politician to wade into the divisive row ...

Poorna Bell

Brussel Sprout Juice: Does It Taste As Foul As It Sounds?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Now that we’ve moved past our formative experience of farty-smelling school dinner sprouts, we love the little green things doused in gravy, sitting...

Rusbriger To Appear Before Commons Home Affairs Select Committee Over Snowden Leaks

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger is to appear before the Commons home affairs select committee in December to answer questions from MPs on the newspape...

One In 10 Voters Think Nigel Farage Leans Towards The Left

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK

One in ten voters believe Nigel Farage leans to the left, according to some rather confusing poll results. Voters surveyed in an Ipsos MORI poll fo...

This Should Cheer Ed Up..

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Politics

Conservatives were given a sharp dose of reality by some harsh poll numbers this weekend, days after Boris Johnson last week spoke of a "glide path to...

Labour's Limited Appeal to Trade Union Members

Peter Kellner | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Politics
Peter Kellner

Most members of trade unions affiliated to the Labour Party would NOT vote Labour if a general election were held this week, according to a YouGov analysis taken on the eve of Ed Miliband's speech to the Trades Union Congress.

Oxford University Scraps Postgraduate Wealth Test

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Oxford University has scrapped its unpopular wealth test for postgraduates following a law suit challenge from a student it rejected because he was "t...

Smallest Penis Contest Winner Is Surprisingly 'Proud' Of His Package

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The size of a man's penis - whether it's big, small or 'normal' continues to be a topic that grabs our attention. So it's fascinating that a man with ...

Tories As Popular As Labour For First Time In A Year

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Politics

In an alarming blow for Ed Miliband, the Conservatives have surged in popularity to draw level with Labour in the polls for the first time in more tha...

Assange Calls For Countries To Offer Edward Snowden Asylum

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has called for countries to step forward to offer asylum to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The Australian - who...

Support For Tories Doubles Amongst Young People

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Politics

The Conservative party have seen a surge in support from young people under the leadership of David Cameron, in part due to their unrelenting pursuit ...

EU Referendum Bill Has '50/50 Chance' Of Being Voted In

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Politics

A bill allowing a referendum to be held on Britain's membership of the European Union has a 50/50 chance of making it through the House of Commons, th...