Siân Boyle is currently a reporter for the Evening Standard. As well as the Independent, she has been published in the Guardian, the Times and the Huffington Post.
22 January 2014 11:20 AM
Let me wax lyrical about permanent pubic hair removal
07 January 2014 11:33 AM
Pupils at Eton will be intelligent enough to find another way to send saucy snaps
Barbies for girls, cars for boys? Let toys be toys and get them gender neutral presents this Christmas
17 December 2013 05:18 PM
Kids take cues about their assigned gender roles from the world around them at a young age - and this can be very limiting growing up
05 December 2013 05:09 PM
Nearly 85,000 children in Britain will wake up without a home this Christmas morning
26 November 2013 03:58 PM
As they are increasingly sold at petrol stations and shops, young people are equating “legal” with safe
10 May 2013 12:00 AM
Is Robert Langdon back in town?
Twilight fans, Facebook house parties and the mother-in-law email: The top 10 stories when we've shared too much
15 January 2013 09:00 AM
From YouTube videos of Twilight super-fans to parents catching their children bitching about them on Facebook, here are the best over-shares to be found on the internet
13 January 2013 02:20 PM
So now we all know that Clegg owns a green onesie; it could have been worse. Here Independent Voices guides the Deputy PM away from radio's worst clangers.
10 January 2013 03:50 PM
From Tom Cruise to South Park, here are the most interesting scientology stories
04 January 2013 11:40 AM
Sometimes pushing the boundaries is part and parcel of working in the comedy business
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 Crystal meth addict 'gouged out his eyes and ate them' while high on drug, Australian MP claims
- 2 Saudi Arabia 'seeking to head United Nations Human Rights Council'
- 3 Group of students refused entry to Leicester nightclub 'because they are black'
- 4 Irish people are travelling home from all over the world so they can vote to legalise gay marriage
- 5 Arsenal fan asks the Queen for tickets to the FA Cup final - gets a reply from Buckingham Palace