South East

The Dover Protests Only Scrape the Surface of the Lack of Empathy Towards Refugees

Ben Johns | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Johns

Refugees are and should be welcome in the UK and other EU countries. They deserve better than this frankly appalling treatment. They're not trying to 'scrounge' from us. They're not just a 'bunch of migrants', like David Cameron said last week. They're people. It's time that they're given the help that they so desperately need.

A Week in the Life of a Southeastern Train Commuter: Why SE London Desperately Needs a Bakerloo Extension

Ellie Holland | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK
Ellie Holland

A public consultation on the £3 billion extension to the Bakerloo Line, which will run from Elephant & Castle towards New Cross, Lewisham, Bromley and Hayes, was held this week. For some, this may not mean much. For those who have the misfortune of relying on the coughing, spluttering coffin of hell that is a Southeastern train to commute to and from central London, however, this means a long-awaited slice of justice...

Britain To Continue To Bask In Soaring Temperatures

PA | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK

Britain will continue to bask in sunshine and soaring temperatures today as the heatwave shows no sign of abating, forecasters said. The country ex...

Kelvin MacKenzie Calls For 'Home Rule' In London And South East

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

Kelvin MacKenzie's not very popular in the North - and his latest broadside is unlikely to change that. The former Sun editor has penned a polemi...

Bring Your Brolly! Britain Braced For More Rain

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

The UK is braced for another day of deluges and flooding as heavy rain sweeps across the country. Homes were flooded and roads left underwater yest...

The Soaking Will Continue

PA | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Residents and motorists can expect a further 24 hours of flooding misery after experts predicted another night of heavy rainfall. Homes were floode...

Floody Hell! Weather Causes Road Closures In South West And Midlands

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Heavy rains have flooded roads and forced dozens of schools across the south west of England to close. Bands of heavy rain have moved across Englan...

Greening Departure Reignites South East Aviation Debate

Marcus Liddell | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Politics
Marcus Liddell

In one of the most controversial moves of his first reshuffle David Cameron pushed Justine Greening out of her job as transport secretary and brought in chief whip Patrick McLoughlin.

Time To Put Away Your Umbrella?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

Gale force winds which have battered parts of the country look set to ease this weekend, forecasters said, although the unsettled weather is expected ...