Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square Evacuated After Police Find 'Suspicious Package'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK

Armed police evacuated people from London’s Trafalgar Square on Thursday after finding a “suspicious item”. The tourist hotspot has been cordone...

Tearful Londoners Unite To Declare 'We Are Not Afraid' At Westminster Attack Vigil

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Tearful Londoners have held a minute’s silence to honour those killed in the Westminster attack, as the city reacted with defiance to an act that me...

Travelling In London In The Wake Of The Westminster Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Contrary to what Fox News would have you believe, London has not been “shut down” in the wake of a terror attack which killed four people. Nationa...

Trafalgar Square Fountains Turn Red With 'Blood' In Anti-Cuts Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.11.2015 | UK

The fountains of Trafalgar Square were turned red by a huge protest against cuts to women's services in London on Saturday. The dye was meant to re...

This Was How London Showed Terrorists Where It Stood

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.11.2015 | UK

WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR: 129 dead, French prosecutor says, with 352 injured, 99 critically Locations targeted in suicide bombings and shootings 89 slai...

Trafalgar Square Highlights Taiji

Sharon Bull | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK
Sharon Bull

Saturday January 17th 2015, I joined over a thousand people in London's winter sunshine, helping to raise awareness about the truth behind dolphin and whale captivity.

French Tricolore To Light Up London On Sunday

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK

London will reiterate its support for its grieving continental neighbours on Sunday when several city landmarks pay their own tribute to the victims o...

Different Nationalities Gather At Trafalgar Square For Vigil

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK

Hundreds of people flocked to London's Trafalgar Square on Wednesday to attend a silent vigil for those killed in the French massacre. Many held pens,...

Brand Joins 'Revolution' Protest As Thousands In Masks Clash With Police

PA | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK

Thousands of anti-capitalist activists took to the streets of central London on Bonfire night to protest against "political oppression", with ten peop...

London Awaits The Million Mask March

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK

Thousands of protesters are set to descend on Parliament Square this evening for the annual bonfire night protest lead by the hacktivist collective An...

Protesters March for Independent Kashmir

Morgan Meaker | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK
Morgan Meaker

Many protesters were also angry about the role played by the UN in Kashmir. The United Nation's Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) has been observing the ceasefire agreement between India and Pakistan since 1949...

Thousands Turn Out To Protest Against Privatisation Within The NHS

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

A group of mothers and other campaigners arrived in London today after a 300-mile march to protest at the privatisation of health services. The so-cal...

Conchita Wurst Performs To London Pride Parade

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Eurovision song contest winner Conchita Wurst has performed to a crowd at the London Pride Parade, to which more than 20,000 people organisers estimat...

London's West End LIVE

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

This year West End LIVE also returned to Leicester Square at the West End LIVE Spiegeltent, which contained an array of costumes, scripts and sets from shows such as Wicked and Matilda. It is a real rarity to see items like these up-close, and they even offered up the chance to try on some of the costumes yourself.

'What's This App? It Sounds Amazing' Minister's Message To Protesting Cabbies

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Politics

A Tory minister has sent a mocking tweet aimed at taxi drivers who have brought central London to a standstill in a "go slow" protest over a new contr...

#WithSyria: Banksy Recreates Balloon Girl Image To Mark Third Year Of Conflict (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK

British graffiti artist Banksy has recreated his iconic balloon girl artwork to mark the third year of the Syrian conflict. The image first appear...

Buckingham Palace Has UK's Worst Air Pollution

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK

Buckingham Palace has the worst air pollution in the country, four times the safe level of toxic gas mandated by the EU. Researchers from DEFRA fou...

Nelson Mandela Remembered: A London Farewell

Anais Mutumba | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK
Anais Mutumba

Nelson Mandela's friends and comrades paid tribute to the late former president on Wednesday in a London memorial service that was both distinctly Bri...

The Pig Idea: Getting Food Waste Back on the Menu for Our Pigs

Thomasina Miers | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Thomasina Miers

As a cook and restaurateur who's keen to do my bit to help the environment, I'm always on the lookout for ways we can help minimise the impact of the food waste that busy restaurant kitchens create. So when Tristram Stuart and I met and started chatting about the idea of trying to reverse the ban on food waste, I felt that we were onto something hugely exciting.

Russell Brand Becomes Face Of UK's Anonymous Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Comedian Russell Brand, who appeared at a Huff Post UK event on Monday, last night took his calls for revolution one step further, becoming the face o...

Anonymous Protest Stops Traffic In Trafalgar Square

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

An Anonymous protest in London on Tuesday evening has led to clashes with the police after thousands took to the streets, many wearing the now infamou...

Fourth Plinth: New Designs Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Comedy

The proposed new designs for Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth have been unveiled. Is it just us, or are they trying to be a little too zeitgeist-y?...

WATCH: What Will Be On Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth?

ITN | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK

Six artists have unveiled their vision for what they believe should take pride of place on Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth......

HOW MANY Beer Cans In Trafalgar Square?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK

A major clear-up operation has been taking place in Trafalgar Square today after Scottish football fans flooded the capital. Thousands of kilted fa...

London In 1927: Breathtaking Pre-War Footage Of Our Beloved Metropolis (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK

Flat caps, trams, open-topped buses and even a horse and cart: welcome to London, circa 1927. Yet this is no dusty, sepia-smudged stroll down memo...