Your New Dog - It's Not stolen, Is It?

Rachael Millar | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Rachael Millar

Pet thefts are on the rise and campaigners rightly call for tougher sentencing - but people have the power to prevent this heartbreaking crime too... ...

Stand Up, Speak Out, Be Safe

Dr Diahanne Rhiney | Posted 03.08.2016 | UK
Dr Diahanne Rhiney

I am proud to be a survivor, but it took me a long time to stop being ashamed of being a victim. I am the daughter of a welterweight boxing champion father and a formidable mother, I was raised to be confident, discerning and vigilant. Like so many others, I presumed DV was something that 'happens to other people'.

Invest in Yourself, the Investment That Won't Let You Down

Maggie Currie | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Maggie Currie

Cause or effect? The key point here is that at any given moment, you have the choice. You either allow what's happening to affect you and hold on to your excuses. Or you take full responsibility for what is going on and choose to get your result. I know which I choose!

Disability History: Looking Back and Moving Forward

Paul M. Davies | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Paul M. Davies

By recognising that people with disabilities were active in determining their own futures in the past, we can begin to challenge current ideas about people with disabilities which reduce them to being viewed as passive or helpless.

Four Steps to Move From Being a Victim to Your Power

Marina Pearson | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Pearson

The truth is that the victim cycle is triggered when the relationship breakdown happens because we need to protect ourselves. It is an automatic unconscious response to a painful situation. The pain occurs because of the thinking that comes with the relationship breakdown.

Former Teacher Jailed For Sexually Abusing Young Girls

PA | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

A former teacher who went on to star in a TV advert has been jailed for sexually abusing three teenage pupils. Adam Gutteridge was sentenced to fou...

Seven-Year-Old French Alps Shooting Victim Leaves France

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

Zainab al-Hilli, the seven-year-old who survived the French Alps shooting, in which her mother, father and grandmother were killed, has left France fo...

Caroline Frost

Who IS Ashley Madekwe? | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Here's another in our occasional series of Brits to watch... this week, Ashley Madekwe: "I was in McDonald's in Earl's Court, and had my handbag s...

Man Stabbed With Own Samurai Sword After Attempting To Ward Off Intruders

PA | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

A man who tried to scare off intruders by waving a samurai sword was stabbed with his own weapon. The 65-year-old took the sword from a display in ...

Six Charged Over Trafficking Indian Woman In London

PA | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

Six people have been charged in connection with trafficking an Indian woman, Scotland Yard said on Friday The suspects, all from London, face a num...

Felicity A Morse

Why Were Victims Of Rochdale's Sexual Grooming Gang Ignored? | Felicity A Morse | Posted 12.05.2012 | UK

It was the story that sent a shiver down the spine of every parent; the fall out threatened to rip open a Pandora's Box of racial tension in Britain's...

'Good Samaritan' Thugs Jailed For Robbing Malaysian Student

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.03.2012 | UK

Two notorious thugs have been jailed for robbing defenceless Malaysian student Ashraf Rossli during last summer's riots. Ashraf Rossli, 21, had bee...

Man Gunned Down At Funeral Shooting Was 'Innocent Bystander'

PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A man shot dead close to a funeral appears to have been an innocent bystander, Scotland Yard said. Azezur Khan, 21, was gunned down in East Dulwich...

Charity Begins at Home?

Dave Clements | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK Politics
Dave Clements

While out converging with Corporate Social Responsibility enthusiasts in trendy Smithfield, our flat screen TV was being 40½ inched through our front...