Tottenham Court Road

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...

Fire Causes Havoc On Busy London Road

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK

Two men have been rescued by crane after a fire broke out in a building above Spearmint Rhino on Tottenham Court Road, London. Smoke was seen pour...

WATCH: The Best 'Wrong Way Down An Escalator' Video Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK

Sometimes it can feel like the walk home after a night out takes forever. But there are a few things you can do to make it quicker. Number one w...

London Underground Gets Plastered

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.10.2012 | UK

As you thunder through London, hundreds of feet below the ground, perusing a map, you may have noticed the White City is now adjacent to Shepherd’s ...

TCR Siege Suspect 'Was BNP Candidate'

Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

The man charged with causing a three-hour siege that shut one of the busiest streets in Central London was a BNP candidate in the 2010 general electio...

London Siege Suspect Appears In Court

PA | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

A man has appeared in court over a siege which closed one of London's busiest shopping streets. Michael Green, 48, of Archer Road in Stevenage, Her...

The West-End Siege - Can We Learn to Bargain Better if We Use Hostage Negotiation Techniques?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

On Friday swathes of the West-End of London were closed off, causing traffic chaos throughout the city, in a highly unusual incident for the UK. The authorities were dealing with a man who appeared to have taken an office hostage, and seemed to be threatening to blow up the building.

The Week That Was: The Eye of the Storm

Carla Buzasi | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

Thanks to smartphones, Twitter and a team with a good, old-fashioned nose for news reporting, not only did we manage to track and follow the story, we quickly became the source of information spreading out across the web, radio and TV stations. At a time when social media is getting a bad rap for spreading mis-information, Twitter - or more correctly the journalists using Twitter - proved that when combined with traditional methods of reporting, it can also be one of the best way of updating and correcting as you go, instantly adding to the story as more information becomes available.

Man Arrested After Tottenham Court Road Standoff

Posted 27.04.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested after a three-hour siege which led to one of the busiest roads in central London being closed off. Police said: "We have ma...

Police Are Concerned Man Will 'Blow The Building Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK

Update: A man has been arrested. Click here for more. Abby Baafi, who came face to face with the 'bomber' in Tottenham Court Road has said police h...

Tottenham Court Road Offices Evacuated Over 'Bomb Threat'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK

UPDATE: A man has been arrested. More soon. Police said: "We have made an arrest. A man has been arrested and a search of the buildings is underway...