Stonehenge

LOOK: It's Winter Solstice At Stonehenge

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

Stonehenge has hosted winter solstice celebrations on the shortest day of the year. People were allowed access to the ancient stones at sunrise jus...

PHOTOS: Stonehenge Unveils 'Thrilling' New Visitor Centre

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK

A new visitor centre at Stonehenge that aims to "restore the dignity" of the ancient monument has been opened after a £27m project completed. Mor...

PICTURES: 20,000 Celebrate Summer Solstice Ahead Of £27m Stonehenge Site Renovation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK

More than 20,000 people have celebrated the summer solstice at Stonehenge ahead of a "historic moment" in the £27 million transformation of the site....

King Arthur Pendragon, Druid Leader, Fury At Display Of Human Remains At Stonehenge

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK

A druid leader, who changed his name by deed poll to King Arthur Pendragon, has criticised Stonehenge for "macabre" plans to put real human remains on...

'Druid Liaison Manager' Wanted For Stonehenge

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK

For the first time in 5,000 years, the owners of Stonehenge are looking for a general manager to liase with Druid leaders, ensure "dignity for the sto...

'Thousands' Gathered At Stonehenge For Winter Solstice, Historians Say

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

Ancient people came from across Britain in their thousands to build Stonehenge and celebrate the winter solstice, researchers have said. Experts su...

Stonehenge - One Big Joke?

Hilary Robinson | Posted 24.11.2012 | Home
Hilary Robinson

Artist Jeremy Deller may have revealed more about Stonehenge than he realised when he described his inflatable replica "Sacrilege" as a representation of "Britain's history, culture and sense of humour." He said his unique take on a bouncy castle was "a way for everyone to learn about these places in a quite a silly way."

Michael Johnson Takes Olympic Torch Around Stonehenge

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK

One of the world's greatest ever athletes carried the Olympic Torch around Stonehenge at sunrise on a (surprisingly) bright Thursday. Michael Johns...

Stonehenge On Fire!

PA | Posted 12.07.2012 | Home

It is better known for being aligned with the rising and setting of the sun but Stonehenge has been transformed into something a lot more fiery. As...

Mystery Of Why Stonehenge Was Built 'Finally Solved'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Over the years there have been many theories about why Stonehenge was built, some credible, some utterly bizarre. Some believe, for instance, that ...

Summer Solstice 2012: Druids Get A Soaking At Rainy Stonehenge (PICTURES)

PA/Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK

Thousands of people have marked the summer solstice despite the celebration being one of the wettest in years. Poor weather could not dampen the sp...

A Soggy Summer Solstice

PA | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK

Thousands of people have marked the summer solstice despite the celebration being one of the wettest in years. Poor weather could not dampen the sp...

Aerial Photographs Of Britain From Above

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK

A book featuring sweeping aerial views of the United Kingdom from the skies has hit the shelves. Shot by aerial photographer Jason Hawkes, the col...

Find Out Why This Old Barn Is Being Saved For The Nation

PA | Posted 30.01.2012 | Home

A medieval barn described by the poet John Betjeman as the "cathedral of Middlesex" has been rescued from decay and neglect for the nation, English He...

Pictures Of The Day: 22 December

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK

Singer Chris Martin of the band Coldplay performs live in concert, druids, pagans and revellers cheer as the sun rises at Stonehenge, lighting artist ...

PICTURES: Druids Gather At Stonehenge To Celebrate Winter Solstice

Posted 22.12.2011 | UK

Druids gathered at Stonehenge to mark the winter solstice, which officially occurred at 5.30am on 22 December 2011. The shortest day of the year, days...

Pictures Of The Day: From Ski Championships To Santa Penguins

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK

We can all start to look forward to longer days and a stronger sun - the Winter Solstice of 21 December was the shortest day of the year, celebrated i...

Stonehenge Turns Into Technicolour Light Show

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 09.12.2011 | UK Tech

These incredible pictures show our most famous ancient wonder looking as vivid as Glastonbury on steroids. Marc Bowyer-Briggs, a Portsmouth photog...

'King Arthur' Loses Stonehenge Case

Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A druid "battle chieftain" has lost the latest round of a fight to force scientists to return ancient "royal" remains to their or...

PICTURES: 20,000 Celebrate Summer Solstice Ahead Of £27m Stonehenge Site Renovation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

More than 20,000 people have celebrated the summer solstice at Stonehenge ahead of a "historic moment" in the £27 million transformation of the site....