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PM Says RAF Red Arrows Future Is Secure

PA | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK

India has signalled it may buy a third tranche of UK-built Hawk aircraft for use by its version of the Red Arrows aerobatics display team, it emerged ...

TCO is One Reason Why Data is Headed to the Cloud

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

In the good old days, the primary (or usually only) choice was to have their own IT infrastructure installed on the business premises. But with the increasing bandwidths and network accessibility, cloud-based services have established themselves as a credible and cheaper alternative.

Environment Secretary And Retailers To DIscuss Horsemeat Scandal

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

Environment Secretary Owen Paterson will meet representatives of leading supermarkets and food retail trade bodies on Monday to press them to do more ...

Keith Chegwin Voted Out Of Dancing On Ice

PA | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Television funnyman Keith Chegwin has become the latest celebrity to bow out of Dancing on Ice. The Bootle-born comedian and television presenter, ...

Man Sentenced Over Pig's Head At Muslim Centre

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

A man who left a pig's head on the steps of a Muslim community centre is due to be sentenced today. Liam Ferrar has admitted dumping the frozen hea...

Government 'Warned Over Horse Meat In 2011'

PA | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK

Government ministers were warned in 2011 that horse meat was illegally entering the human food chain, it was claimed. John Young, a former manager ...

Teenager Killed In London Double Shooting

PA | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

A teenager died and a man was injured after they were gunned down in a street. The pair were shot in Hindrey Road, Clapton, east London, at 8.20pm ...

Dean Gaffney Bounces Back After Horrific Car Smash

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | Home

Former EastEnders star Dean Gaffney will tonight show he is bouncing back after his horrific car smash a fortnight ago when he takes his place among t...

Number Of People Who Have Eaten Horse Meat Will Never Be Known

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

It is unlikely the exact number of people in the UK who have unwittingly eaten horse meat will ever be known, the chief executive of the Food Standard...

Man Killed In Motorway Bridge Fall

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

A man died after falling from a motorway bridge on to the road below. Police were called to the M42 between junctions 3a and 4 in Birmingham at 10....

The Perfect Writer's Retreat - The Pilot's House, Rye, Sussex

Daisy Buchanan | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy Buchanan

The secret to going on a British seaside getaway is this: pick a place where staying in is just as much fun as going out exploring. We only get abo...

After The Snow, Warm Weather Forecast (PICTURES)

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

Warmer weather will return to the UK after Wednesday's snow is replaced by rain. Snow hit much of the country on Wednesday and a light dusting is e...

New Zealand Girl Is Not Missing Madeleine McCann

PA | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

DNA tests have confirmed that a girl mistakenly identified in New Zealand as missing youngster Madeleine McCann is not her, police said. Officers i...

'Too Sexy' Keira Knightley Advert Banned

PA | Posted 14.04.2013 | Home

A Chanel advert featuring actress Keira Knightley has been banned during children's programming after a watchdog ruled its sexually suggestive content...

Up To Six Inches Of Snow To Hit Britain

PA | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK

Much of the UK will be covered with a blanket of snow today that in some places could be 6in (15cm) deep. But it will disappear almost as soon as i...

More Snow Expected In Northern England And Scotland

PA | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK

Northern England will enjoy the calm before the storm today as they brace themselves for a fresh dump of heavy snow tomorrow. Up to 6cm (2.4in) of ...

Shock As North Korea Tests Nuclear Weapons

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK

North Korea has sparked alarm around the world by testing a nuclear bomb. The reclusive communist state has confirmed it has successfully conducted...

Austerity Will Not Get Us to the Future We Deserve, but Creative Entrepreneurial Expression Will

Alan Moore | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Politics
Alan Moore

It has become clear that austerity alone cannot create a roadmap for a better future, in which we need organisations that can perform at a higher level for much lower input costs whether they are in the commercial or non-commercial sector.

Margate's Top 10 Award: Cruel Joke or Optimistic Appraisal?

Emily Buchanan | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK
Emily Buchanan

After a series of mysterious fires and the unrelated launch of a mega-mall nearby, Margate turned from beloved tourist destination to ghost town - practically overnight. Despite the efforts of high-street hero Mary Portas and the valiant rejuvenation of the Old Town, Margate continues to reek of recession and disrepair.

Government Warned Against 'Wholesale' NHS Changes

PA | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

The Government must "avoid wholesale reorganisation" of the NHS following the damning report into failings of care at Stafford Hospital, according to ...

Horse Meat Found In Findus Lasagne

PA | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

Testing on Findus beef lasagne has revealed some of the ready meals were made entirely from horse meat, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) said tonight. ...

Two Seriously Injured In Fall At Westfield Stratford Shopping Centre

PA | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK

Two men are in hospital after one fell from the upper floor of a shopping centre and landed on the other, Scotland Yard said tonight. Emergency tea...

Freed Killer Nicola Edgington Found Guilty Of Murder

PA | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK

A killer who was freed to kill again was today found guilty of the murder of an innocent stranger. Nicola Edgington, 32, pinned grandmother Sally H...

Lorry Driver Admits Killing Girl, Aged Four, In M6 Crash

PA | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK

A lorry driver who smashed into a line of slow-moving motorway traffic, killing a four-year-old girl, has pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous...

Flag Protests Put Northern Ireland Hotel Deal In Doubt

PA | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

A major French hotel development in Belfast city centre could be abandoned due to the loyalist flag protests. Hospitality firm Accor is trying to g...