Yorkshire Citizens Want a Stronger Northern Powerhouse

Josiah Mortimer | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Politics
Josiah Mortimer

At its heart, the project challenges the myth that people are disengaged from politics. When they are given the chance to assess and meaningfully discuss local issues, they jump at it.

Woman Dumps 'Cheating' Husband Using Roadside Advertising Board

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK

A jilted wife chose a novel way of dumping her "cheating" husband - by using a roadside advertising board. The woman, known only as Lisa, is said t...

EDL Protest In Sheffield Against City Becoming A 'Paedophile's Paradise'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 04.07.2015 | UK

English Defence League protesters reportedly brought part of central Sheffield to a standstill on Saturday during a rally they said was against the ci...

'Child Of Average Intelligence' Could Have Averted Hillsborough

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK

A child of "average intelligence" could have realised the consequences of opening a gate which led to the Hillsborough football tragedy, the inquests ...

Bloodied Teen Cyclist Hit By Car Told 'Sorry, I Can't Stop, It'd Upset My Kids'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK

A teenage cyclist hit by a car at rush hour was told by a mother that she couldn't stop to help him because his bloodied face would scare her kids, it...

Why I Occupied Nick Clegg's Office for Free Education

Minesh Parekh | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Minesh Parekh

All it needs is a reminder of what Nick Clegg's done, of our betrayal. A reminder that £6000 fees aren't good enough, that a graduate tax isn't good enough. A reminder of the intrinsic value of education. And a reminder that the fight must continue.

Yet More Evidence Nick Clegg Has Lost The Student Vote (And Maybe His Seat)

Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Around 20 students in Sheffield occupied Nick Clegg's constituency office in the name of free and accessible education for all on Wednesday. The L...

Taking a Holiday Is the Best Way to Get English Regions Working

Penelope, Viscountess Cobham CBE | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK
Penelope, Viscountess Cobham CBE

Of the 29 million trips made to England by overseas visitors, just 12 percent are to the north. Not only are these tourists missing out on some of most stunning landscapes and hippest cites in the world, but our regional economies are also suffering with England's £106bn tourism industry dominated by London.

Ched Evans Barred From Malta Deal By MoJ

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK

Convicted rapist Ched Evans will not be permitted to continue his footballing career overseas with a Maltese side, after the Ministry of Justice stepp...

Christmas Break: A Wide Smile

Malaka Shwaikh | Posted 15.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Malaka Shwaikh

Living in England is not a privilege. Here, everything seems to be taken for granted. Few could imagine how it feels to be prohibited from going back home. Or have the feeling of not being able to try calming your traumatised siblings down after they had to run over corpses of neighbours and friends.

Sheffield SU and NUS Ban on Julie Bindle - An Affront to Free Speech, our Intellectual freedom and an Insult to Students .

Liam Deacon | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Deacon

Last week Julie Bindle, the feminist and journalist, was due to speak at our Student Union - except - at the last minute the student management team stepped in and banned her on our behalf.

HS3 - No Step-Change at Westminster, Just a Myopic Matron Being Stingy With the Bandages

Karl Davis | Posted 26.12.2014 | UK Politics
Karl Davis

The railway is more than a political football. It's an agent of change. If HS2 were implemented with unblinkered vision, it could bring an economic revolution. The north is more than half a dozen cities designated by Barbara Castle as deserving of a transport executive in decades long passed...

Ched Evans It Now A Free Man

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

Footballer Ched Evans' family have described the disgraced striker as a "role model" in a post on their website, as the convicted rapist was left pris...

Top Five Most Underrated UK Cities

Laura Blumenthal | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Blumenthal

Britain is full of vibrant beautiful bustling cities. Some are more famously so than others. I wanted to give you a run down of those that surprised me with their awesomeness...

Lee Mack - Hit the Road Mack - Review

Roger Crow | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Roger Crow

Pacing the stage like a caged animal, it wasn't hard to see why he's among the best comedians working in the UK today. Mack does a great job of creating comedy waves, and then surfing the crest.

Watch This Sheffield Family Try - And Fail - To Get A Sofa Into The Back Of Their Small Car

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Bless them. This family is utterly convinced that their three-seater sofa is going to fit into that small hatchback of theirs. And yet, amazingl...

Why Nick Clegg Is in Trouble in His Own Back Yard

Seth Alexander Thevoz | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Politics
Seth Alexander Thevoz

Nick Clegg's personal poll ratings are dire officially the worst since polling began, and worse even than Michael Foot, Iain Duncan Smith or Gordon Brown.

'Ey Up' Le Tour de France

Charlie Webster | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Sport
Charlie Webster

I finished with most incredible feeling and sense of achievement, a very swollen right leg, an open blister on my bum, and sausage and mash. I wonder if the pros will finish the UK part of Le Tour the same?!

Tour De France 2014 Route

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Sport

Running from Saturday 5 July to Sunday 27 July, the 101st Tour de France will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,664 kilomet...

Cat Thrown Into Garden Patrolled By Large Dogs In Shocking RSPCA CCTV Footage

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

This shocking CCTV footage shows the moment a teenage boy grabs a defenceless cat and throws it over a fence and into a garden patrolled by two large ...

Tragic Family Killed in Sheffield House Fire Are Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK

Five people including a nine-week-old baby girl and two other children aged nine and seven have died in a house fire. Shabbina Begum, 54, and her 2...

Baby Dead In House Fire That Claimed Five Lives

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK

A nine-week-old baby girl is among those dead in a "severe" house fire that killed two other children and two women. Two children aged nine and sev...

Parallels From A Victorious Weekend, Thoughts on Hillsborough From 9 Year Old Me; To A Policeman's Lie..(A Poem For Hillsborough)

Karl Davis | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Sport
Karl Davis

My heart is still beating hard following Liverpool's dramatic win on Sunday over Manchester City. Many have pointed to the strange parallels between y...

Half Marathon Cancelled, Public And Runners Make It Happen Anyway

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

The shambolic cancellation of the Sheffield Half Marathon on Sunday wasn't enough to stop it from going ahead anyway. Over four thousand runners ig...

UK Must Do More to Help Refugees Find Safety

Maurice Wren | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK
Maurice Wren

Resettlement is a vital protection tool for refugees whose lives and liberty are at risk; a long term solution for refugees and an expression of solidarity with developing countries who host the majority of the world's refugees.