Trafalgar Square

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 28.10.2014 | 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...

Champagne, Sparklers At Thatcher Death Party In Trafalgar Square (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK

Under pounding rain, they came with cider and champagne, in party hats and witches' hats, from as far afield as Durham and Brighton, to mark the death...

Day Of Rage 2013?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK

A party celebrating Margaret Thatcher's death - first organised nine years ago - could see hundreds of ex-miners, activists and anarchists descend on ...

Londoners Vent Rage As Trafalgar Square Shut Down For Cruise Film

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK

Is it a nuclear Holocaust? An imminent natural disaster? Or could it be the arrival of a mega Hollywood superstar which necessitated the desertion of ...

PICTURES: Tom Cruise 'Shuts Down' Trafalgar Square

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tom Cruise has been snapped filming scenes for his upcoming blockbuster 'All You Need Is Kill' in London. The filming, according to People, shut do...

Why Is Susan Boyle Dressed As A Poppy?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Susan Boyle was joined by 80 singers from Military Wives Choirs to launch the start of the Scottish Poppy Appeal in Glasgow on Wednesday. Dressed i...

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...

Crucifixion Recreated In Trafalgar Square For Easter

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

Biblical scenes unfolded in Trafalgar Square today as thousands of people gathered to watch a recreation of Jesus Christ's crucifixion and resurrectio...

Protests, Putin And Ash Wednesday In Pictures Of The Day

Posted 23.02.2012 | UK

As tents come down at Occupy LSX outside St Pauls ahead of a possible evictions, demonstrators from the anti-capitalist movement camp pose on the step...