UK Sports

Social Sports: Four Ways Sports Can Engage and Entertain on Social Media

Tamara Littleton | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Tech
Tamara Littleton

Sports brands and organisations can use social media, not only as a way to keep fans updated with the latest news, but to get others interested in sports. It's not just about promoting the team, and by extension its brand, it's about having conversations that build lasting relationships with people. Using social media, sports stars, teams and brands can keep fans invested in sport all year round.

Celebrity Parents Reveal How To Build Life Skills

The Huffington Post | Phillip Othen | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education

As parents, we want our children to grow up with the skills they need to cope with the challenges life throws at them. Whether that’s communication,...

Will Second Screening Have an Impact on the Way We Consume and Interact With Live Sports?

Jason Mander | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Tech
Jason Mander

With the Euros now in full swing, there's little doubt that the digital landscape across Europe has changed significantly since the tournament's last outing in Poland and the Ukraine back in 2012.

Win A School Masterclass With A World-Class Athlete

The Huffington Post | Phillip Othen | Posted 07.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Sky Academy has a unique chance for your child. Created by Sky, it offers opportunities and experiences to help young people build skills and experien...

Sweet FA

Brandy Brewer | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Sport
Brandy Brewer

So, will The FA Cup ever get its Prestige back or is the demise set to continue? Personally I would love to see the Clubs and players get some passion back for it with the help of some chart toppers to join them, Chelsea - I'm totally available for the Cheesy music Video FYI!

Bye Bye Benitez

Brandy Brewer | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Sport
Brandy Brewer

I've had a bit of a love hate relationship with Newcastle United fans, I love their passion for their club and you have to have the up most respect for them for that, but you get one little transfer deal fall through like 'Bas Dost' not signing on Tuesday ;) and you would think I personally relegated them from the amount of abuse I got off a majority of them on Twitter!

This Is What Serena Williams' Fans Think About Her Being Photoshopped

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It seems crackers that one of the world's best athletes, Serena Williams, should have to defend herself against comments about her physique. So when ...

The Tale of 'Whacker' Reid

Sean O'Callaghan | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK
Sean O'Callaghan

The Easter Rising that took place in Dublin in 1916 was organised by a small group of conspirators in the Irish Republican Brotherhood; a secret revolutionary movement which was founded in Ireland and America in the mid-nineteenth century. The actual Rising was carried out by a group of the Irish Volunteers, without the knowledge of most of its leaders or members, in alliance with the small citizen army led by the revolutionary socialist James Connolly. Close to 500 people died in the Rising, mostly Irish civilians - fifteen of the leaders were executed in Dublin...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Lens

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

In just over two months the Euros will be upon us. Alongside my special guests I've shown you Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse but currently you have no i...

Sunderland Boss Quits Over Handling Of Adam Johnson Child Sex Case

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK

Sunderland FC's chief executive Margaret Byrne has resigned in the wake of the Adam Johnson child abuse case. Johnson was last week he can expect a...

Sunderland Boss Quits Over Handling Of Adam Johnson Child Sex Case

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK

Sunderland FC's chief executive Margaret Byrne has resigned in the wake of the Adam Johnson child abuse case. Johnson was last week he can expect a...

The Champions by Romina Ressia

Romina Ressia | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Romina Ressia

"The Champions" project explores how the contemporary society sees and values things like glory and success. It talks about preconceptions and our val...

How Rugby Moved to the Forefront of Technology-Focused Sports Analysis

Nick Millman | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK Tech
Nick Millman

With the first two rounds of RBS 6 Nations now complete, the pre-tournament excitement has proved justified, with this year's Championships already fulfilling the promise to be the closest and most thrilling for many years.

Adam Johnson Sacked By Sunderland Following Child Sex Admission

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK

Adam Johnson has had his contract terminated by Sunderland after pleading guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one charge of groomi...

Adam Johnson Admits One Charge Of Sexual Activity With A Child And One Of Grooming

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK

Footballer Adam Johnson on Wednesday pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming on the first day of his tri...

Two Men in a Rowing Boat Take on the Atlantic (And They Only Learned to Row a Year Ago)

Tom Caulfield | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK
Tom Caulfield

It's been a pretty punchy start, we're both shattered, muscles are screaming for a rest but we need to keep on heading South and pick up some better weather. Some days are hot and calm, and it feels like we are rowing through treacle. But Bieber's on repeat and banter is high - no complaints here. So far so good.

Wayne And Coleen Rooney Announce Birth Of Son

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 24.01.2016 | UK Parents

Proud dad Wayne Rooney, 30, has announced the birth of his third son Kit Joseph Rooney with the following tweet: 'Our gorgeous little boy arrived ...

The Nano Science Advance That's Improving The Lives Of Arthritis Sufferers

The Huffington Post Uk | Shihab S Joi | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Tech

Talk about a New Year’s Revolution. Instead of injections, steroids or anti-inflammatory drugs, you simply rub on an ointment, and the pain in your ...

Lineker Rubbishes Story About Him 'Spending' £1k On Wine - Although Doesn't Dispute Cost

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has hit out at The Sun after it printed a story claiming he spent £1,000 on a single bottle of wine while "dining with two women," a wee...

War by Other Means, Peace by All Means: A Century of Sport and War

Stephen Cooper | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Sport
Stephen Cooper

In October 2009, I set out on a rugby tour to France with thirty teenage boys. I had uncovered the sad story at our London club, Rosslyn Park, of a lost Great War memorial; a 1919 press clipping stated 72 had died, but no names. Some 109 names of men who lived, loved, played, fought and fell have now emerged from club records and lost memory.

High Fat, High Protein or High Carb?

James Haskell | Posted 29.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Haskell

10 years ago, most people had never even heard of 'macros' (macronutrients). These days, we're letting ourselves be defined by them. But with so many different styles of eating out there, how do you know who to listen to?

Does the BBC Now Stand for Bolshie, Brazen and Contemptuous?

Rob Blakeman | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

We really shouldn't be surprised at how the BBC has ignored the opinions of over 135,000 people who want the Boxer Tyson Fury removed from the BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist.

Boy Singing National Anthem Through Case Of Hiccups Proves Anything Is Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK

A boy has warmed the hearts of thousands after bravely persisting through a case of the hiccups to perform the Australian national anthem. Seven-ye...

'Playboy' - The Naked Truth

Amy Christophers | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK
Amy Christophers

Yesterday, Playboy has decided it will no longer publish nude photos. For me, as a model who spent 10 years in the world of glamour - this is a sad day. It's a sad day because doing nude photos for me, was a choice, a decision I made in my career and one, which I am still incredibly proud of. However, the news breaking has made me think.

Rugby World Cup Technology Is Showing What Football Is Lacking

Louis Saha | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Sport
Louis Saha

A key difference that's been discussed a lot over the last few weeks is the way rugby has embraced technology... The technology is there so why not use it? Businesses are constantly pushing the tech boundaries and there's no reason why football shouldn't be doing the same.