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Black Friday Opening Times: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK

Friday 28th November 2014 is Black Friday, the US-imported shopping day when retailers offer dramatic discounts online and in-store. This year, UK ...

Time to Cut Our Leaders Some Slack

Richard Hytner | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK
Richard Hytner

Ignore the cynical business bashing by politicians playing to a gallery that is not listening. Smart voters know that entrepreneurship and innovation fuel greater national and personal prosperity. As do most business leaders who believe that Britain has been great for business, despite five decades of boom and bust.

Which Bargain Supermarket Tied With Waitrose For Christmas Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're doing Christmas on a budget this year then we have some excellent news for you: discount store Lidl has tied with 'posh nosh' specialist Wai...

Every Little Helps: Tesco Cashpoint In Wales Offers People 'Free Erections'

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Tesco, we think it's fair to say, is not having the best week. First, its chairman was forced to resign following the store's 92% drop in profits. ...

Peppa Pig Is Left Looking Like A Bit Of A Pr**k

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK

The colourful children’s character Peppa Pig has undergone a make-over leaving her less porcine and more pornographic. The animated swine was im...

Tesco's Buttermilk Packaging Is Rather Unfortunate...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Comedy

As Redditor andyburdens notes: Tesco really did make a cock and balls of this packaging: The crease on the right-hand carton doesn't help, of c...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Comedy

It was the week Hurricane Gonzalo hit Britain - and Twitter responded in time-honoured fashion: Some serious damage in Bradford on Avon this mornin...

Could Things Get Any Worse? 6 Crisis Moments Tesco Toughed Out

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

Tesco's chairman is leaving as the supermarket has revealed that its £250m accounting scandal is bigger than thought and pre-tax profits fell by a re...

Tesco's Results Are Actually Even Worse Than Anyone Thought

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

Tesco's chairman has been forced to resign as the supermarket revealed that its pre-tax profits had plunged by a record 91.9% and that its £250m acc...

Why Tesco's Former Chief May Not Get Away With His £10m Pay-Off...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK

Tesco's former chief executive Philip Clarke may be forced to give back some of his estimated £10m pay-off as the supermarket tries to recover from i...

Blind Woman Hounded Out Of Tesco By 'Shouting' Staff

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

A blind woman shopping at Tesco was ordered to leave by three "shouting" staff adamant she could not bring her guide dog into the store. Was just t...

Thomas Tamblyn

Tesco's Made A Tablet For £65 And It's... Really Good

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Tesco Hudl 2 is available to buy now for £129 or £65 with Tesco Clubcard vouchers. Key Features: 8.3-inch Full-HD display Intel Atom quad...

More Tesco Bosses Are Leaving Over £250m Book-Cooking Shambles

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK

Tesco has asked another three non-executive directors to leave the retailer, bringing the total number of executives who have had to leave to eight, a...

The End Of 'Unexpected Item In Bagging Area' Is Upon Us!

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Tech

Everyone knows the rage caused by an 'unexpected item in bagging area' message at a self-service checkout. Well the company that developed the first s...

Tesco Has A New Tablet

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Tech

Tesco has announced a new version of its incredibly popular Hudl tablet. The new Hudl 2 has an improved processor, a larger and better screen and a...

Tesco's Financial Shambles Just Got A Whole Lot Worse

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK

Tesco will face a "full-scale investigation" by the City regulator after overstating its half-year profits by £250 million, as the supermarket battle...

Improving the Lives of Thousands of Children Living in Assam

Sarah Roberts | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK
Sarah Roberts

I'm really pleased to announce a ground-breaking new partnership between Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP) and UNICEF that will improve the lives of thousands of children and young people living in tea communities in Assam, and reduce their vulnerability to exploitation and trafficking.

MPs Are Keen To Probe Tesco's Financial Shambles...

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK

Tesco executives may be dragged before MPs to explain the supermarket giant's "stratospheric" error over its inflated profits guidance. Adrian Bail...

Tesco Still Reeling From Its Alleged Cooking Of The Books

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK

Tesco's share price has continued to fall in the wake of allegations that supermarket executives over-stated its profits. The arrival of a new fina...

Is This Tesco's Darkest Hour? It's Had A Few Others...

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK

Things aren't looking good for Tesco. Britain's biggest supermarket has just suspended four senior executives after admitting it overestimated pro...

Louise Ridley

This 'Inept And Oppressive' Tesco Is Officially The Worst Building Of The Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK

A Tesco in London's Woolwich town centre has been named the worst new building in Britain this year. Woolwich Central has been awarded the Carbuncl...

Troubles Continue For Tesco As Investors Take Fright...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK

Tesco has been left reeling after a raft of big banks and fund managers dumped shares in the troubled retail giant. Deutsche Bank sold 18 million s...

New Tesco Chief's First Day Started Rather Awkwardly

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK

Tesco was left reeling today after a major investor slashed its stake in the troubled retailer just as Dave Lewis took over as its new chief executive...

Tesco 'On The Rack' As It Prepares For Yet More Terrible Trading

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK

Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, is suffering an even deeper trading crisis as it was forced to issue yet another profit warning, and slash its divi...

#FreeGaza Protest At Tesco Sees Arrest As Stock Is Hurled To The Ground

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

A man has been arrested during a Free Gaza protest in a Tesco store. According to West Midlands Police up to 100 protesters took part in the "larg...