Why You Should Care About The Death Of This Female-Run Strip Club

The Huffington Post | Farouq Suleiman | Posted 03.09.2016 | UK

Solemn and veiled in black lace, strippers lined the streets to mourn the death of The White Horse, what was one of a few remaining female-run ‘stri...

Take Back the Streets: Shut Down the Harassers

Sheila Hageman | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sheila Hageman

Instead of being quiet and saying nothing in return, which was how I handled the situations out of fear, women should tell the harassers that what they're doing is wrong. Maybe if these men hear it enough times, they'll get the hint; things will begin to change. And young women won't grow up with a twisted sense of where their value lies.

Meet The Student Funding Her Law Degree By Stripping Online

The Huffington Port UK | Gabriella Rhodes | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A law student from Leeds has managed to fund her whole law degree at a London university, as well as her luxurious lifestyle, by stripping. Vanessa...

Famous London Strip Joint Could Face Closure

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

One of London's flagship strip clubs could face closure after its licence was refused by Camden council, it has been revealed. Spearmint Rhino, the...

Jessica Elgot

Porn Stars 'Don't Need Rescuing', Performers Tell Anti-Porn Conference | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK

Porn stars, prostitutes and strippers "do not need to be rescued" by anti-porn feminists. That was the rally cry at a London protest on Saturday, with...

Beyond the Front Pages

Carla Buzasi | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK
Carla Buzasi

As a society, we like our news fast and our solutions faster, but this week delivered a reminder that problems that made front-page news years back can make for positive updates a decade or so later (albeit hidden on page 23 of the paper). Teen pregnancies are a case in point. Oft-used as the (im)perfect example of 'Broken Britain', it was announced this week that girls aged between 15 and 19 are today half as likely as their grandmothers to become pregnant.

IDS Has 'No Idea' How Much He's Paying To Get Young Into Sex Industry Jobs

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Politics

Iain Duncan Smith has come under fire after the Department for Work and Pensions admitted it does not know how much it is paying adult employers in go...

Hackney's Stripclubs Are in Danger of Being Shut Down for Exploitation, But Just Who Is Exploiting Whom?

Christina Franks | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Franks

As an ex dancer, I know what to feels like to be exploited. Ten years ago, I worked in one of the slightly less seedy establishments around Bethnal Green, on the strip that runs up towards Shoreditch. It wasn't my first time.

Nightclub Boss 'Kidnapped' By Angry, Stiletto-Wearing Lapdancers

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A club boss has told a court of the moment he was kidnapped by three lapdancers and their manager - with the women wearing "miniskirts, stilettos and ...

PHOTO: Godfrey Bloom Fools Around With A Stripper

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Politics

Independent MEP Godfrey Bloom has revealed the sort of saucy hijinks he got up to on his stag night in a photo showing him cavorting with a stripper. ...

Thick Sundaes: The Strip Show Performed By Women Who Weigh Up To 32 Stone (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

SEE ALSO: 'Beauty Isn’t Owned By Skinny People Alone': Photographer Captures Obese Women In The Nude Beauty Pageant For 'Fat And Beautiful' Women ...

Why Do Strippers Need Forgiveness?

Sheila Hageman | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sheila Hageman

If Strip Church is about helping strippers who are looking to get out of the business, well then, bravo. But if it's also about implying that they need to be forgiven for their pasts, it feels like they're layering on their own belief system and values on these women.

Are Lap Dancing Clubs Skirting Around The Law?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK

A government minister has admitted that bars are able to host lap dancing without having to apply for full permission because of a legal loophole. ...

Want to Do This For A Living?

PA | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK

Wales' first minister has launched an investigation after a Welsh government backed scheme offered career advice on how to earn megabucks working in t...

VIDEO: Rihanna Makes It Rain $8 Grand on Stripper

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rihanna has reportedly showered $8,000 on strippers in a Miami club. Living up to her lyrics, sources at mega-strip joint King of Diamonds told TMZ...

Bruno Writes A Song For Strippers

WENN | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Singer Bruno Mars was so embarrassed to hear his romantic hit Just 'The Way You Are' playing in a French exotic dance club, he resolved to write a new...

Dancing Dirty for the Disadvantaged

Kandy Klein | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kandy Klein

To perceive the sex industry as a resource for those who desires can be judged as abnormal is to miss its role as a facility for those who are sometimes seen as being abnormal themselves, and so find themselves coming to us for a form of social sanctuary.

Great Debates: Can Stripping Ever Be A Feminist Act?

Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

Can stripping ever be a feminist act? In the first of our Great Debates on The Huffington Post UK, you can read both sides of the argument and have yo...

Stripperaoke: Stripping And Karaoke, Together At Last

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever wanted to sing cheesy songs while women remove clothes beside you? Well, today is your lucky day then, because 'Stripperaoke' is here, and it off...

Strippers Shock Parents At Primary School Fundraiser

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A male-stripping company branded "sordid and distasteful" has defended a performance at a primary school fundraising event, saying the act was just "i...

Which Famous Model Has Turned Stripper For New Movie?

MyDaily | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Style

Agyness Deyn has worn her fair share of curious outfits while walking the runway, but the model-turned actress has adopted an altogether more minimal ...

What Strippers Want For Christmas

Kandy Klein | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kandy Klein

It tells you something about the human condition that as the alleged festival of family unity and general goodwill lurches into view people feel compelled to stay out later, drink more, spend money they haven't got and form inadvisable relationships.

Lucy Sherriff

'I Am So Angry': Spearmint Rhino Boss Fumes Over Misquotes On Student Strippers | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

John Specht, UK vice-president of lap-dancing chain Spearmint Rhino, has hit out at the media for manipulating the comments he made in an interview ov...