Richard Bacon

'30 Something With Richard Bacon': Jamie Carragher On Football After 35

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Sport

As part of The Huffington Post UK's '30 Something' series, Richard Bacon has spoken to Jamie Carragher about, amongst other things, why Liverpool is b...

Kerry Ellis Reveals The Most Exciting Part Of Her West End Job

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

Kerry Ellis has admitted that uncertainty about her future is part of the reason she loves her career so much. The West End actress has had starrin...

Richard Bacon On 'Arsing Around', Making Plans And Why Your 30s Are So Important

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Richard Bacon has few regrets, and it's certainly not using his career to have, well, lots of fun. Though this was perhaps at the expense of a proper ...

Owen Jones Reveals He Might Become An MP During '30 Something' Interview

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Politics

Columnist and author Owen Jones has no trouble in saying what he thinks, which is why he is yet to make the leap into becoming a bona fide politician....

Reggie Yates Reveals Surprising Career Ambition

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

As a presenter, actor and DJ, Reggie Yates already has many strings to his bow, but it seems he’s keen to add another. The star has revealed his...

Markus Feehily Reveals His Biggest Life Change Post-30

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Markus Feehily has revealed the biggest lesson he’s learned since turning 30, admitting he no longer cares about what other people think. The for...

The Real Reason Labour Won't Do a Deal With the SNP

Mark Flanagan | Posted 28.06.2015 | UK Politics
Mark Flanagan

Ed Miliband has made it clear, on numerous occasions, he won't get into bed with Nicola Sturgeon. In fact some of his most passionate responses have come when dealing with this question. We now know Russell Brand has more chance of securing a cabinet position as there is clearly a very good chance he and Ed have at least shared a bed.

Could Cuts Axe Fall On BBC3 And BBC4?

The Huffington Post UK | Amelia Amin | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK

BBC3 and BBC4 could be cut by the national broadcaster as part of its next round of savings. The BBC must make the savings - equivalent to 20% of t...

Twitter Should Not Be a Realm Beyond the Law

Mohammed Ansar | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Tech
Mohammed Ansar

In this lawless, wild west of a social networking landscape, it's a vital public service that individuals pursue claims for the sake of society as a whole and to send a clear message to others. We have a moral duty beyond ourselves.

PMQs Limelight Stolen By Amazing Tie

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK Politics

A lot of political capital is placed in ties. Party colours are key - you wouldn't catch David Cameron in a red tie - and, apparently, politicians in ...

Could Twitter Be Deliberately Exploited to Promote Evil?

Hugh Salmon | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Tech
Hugh Salmon

Could we see, one day, the anonymity of Twitter being cold-heartedly exploited in a planned and calculated way by an evil person? Could Twitter be used to incite physical violence and murder?

'This Morning' Couple Abused By Trolls

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford have joined the list of celebrities who've spoken out about trolls on Twitter and internet abuse. The Northern Ir...

Caroline Frost

Can You Tell When Someone's Lying? | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Reckon you could tell the difference between a work of classical art and a fake? How about telling if somebody’s lying? Or rock-climbing? How to...

Tonight's TV Pick: Mary Beard, Unzipped, Hidden Talent

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Meet The Romans With Mary Beard - BBC2, 9pm The Cambridge Classicist is back exploring Roman street life and defying AA Gill who called her too ugly...

'Trolling' is Unacceptable But Are Celebrities Making Themselves Too Accessible?

Cynthia Lawrence | Posted 18.06.2012 | Home
Cynthia Lawrence

In recent weeks the news has been dominated with reports about cyber 'trolling' or in layman's terms, abuse or harassment posted on social networking sites. Celebrities in particular have become targets of such cyber 'trolls' from Ashton Kutcher to the lesser-known, former TV presenter Richard Bacon.

Move Lords To Manchester, Suggests Labour Peer

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Politics

The House of Lords should be relocated to Manchester, according to a former Labour cabinet minister. Lord Adonis argued that moving parliament's up...

Aston's Bully Torment

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2012 | Home

JLS' lives have changed rather dramatically since coming second on The X Factor in 2008 - but their success has come at a price as Aston Merrygold has...

TV Pick: Bacon's Online Torment

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Anti-Social Network -BBC 3, 9pm Radio 5 Live presenter Richard Bacon attempts to track down and confront three internet bullies as he explores ...

Richard Bacon: I've Been Cyber-Bullied

PA | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Former Blue Peter presenter Richard Bacon has revealed how he has been targeted by abusive internet "trolls", in a bid to highlight the growing proble...

Student Loans Head Investigated Over Tax Avoidance

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The earnings of the head of the Student Loans Company are to be investigated after it emerged he was dodging tax, saving him "tens of thousands of pou...

Richard Bacon: BBC Is 'Paranoid And Nervous'

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Radio Five Live presenter Richard Bacon has described the BBC as being a "paranoid and nervous organisation" which is too worried about being talked a...

POLL: Jonathan Ross Defends His £6m BBC Wage: 'I Was Worth It'

Posted 31.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Jonathan Ross claims he was worth the near-£6 million he earned each year from the BBC - and said he had turned down millions mo...

The Huffington Post UK Launch Live Blog: Arianna Huffington And Guests

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 05.09.2011 | UK

Check here for live updates from our launch debate on the state of the media with Arianna Huffington, Alastair Campbell, Jon Gaunt, Kelly Osbourne, jo...