• Spanish horses dance at the Viennese Palace

    Set on the banks of the Danube, the Hofburg Palace is not simply the most magnificent castle in Vienna, it's also a veritable box of delights. The documented seat of government since the thirteenth century, the Palace has been the home of most Austrian royalty, in particular the Habsburgs and the emperors of Austria and Austria-Hungary, and is now a must for visitors for a whole host of reasons. This was the residence of Emperor Francis Joseph I and his wife Elisabeth of Bavaria, immortalised in film as “Sissi”, and the museum holds a selection of original mementoes of

  • Night of firsts at the Tonys as shocked Catherine Zeta-Jones leads successful Brits

    She was a first time Tony Award nominee and wasn't expecting to walk away with an award. But Catherine Zeta-Jones enjoyed a fairytale moment at the weekend as she was named best actress in a musical for her performance in A Little Night Music. Visibly shocked to hear her name read out, the Welsh beauty compared herself to Cinderella as she made her way to the stage, appropriately dressed in a princess-style Versace gown. Thanking her co-star, the "delicious and wonderful Angela Lansbury", the mum-of-two paid homage to her parents, who were in attendance, and to her husband Michael Douglas. Pointing out the proud

  • Queen's joy at majestic Trooping of the Colour birthday celebrations

    The smile on her face spoke volumes – the Queen was delighted with this year's Trooping of the Colour ceremony which marked her official birthday. Radiant in a lilac top coat and matching hat, the monarch – who celebrated her actual birthday on April 21 - presided over the procession of soldiers of the household division. Crowds of over 20,000 had packed the streets around Horse Guards Parade in Whitehall to see the historic event, held this year to mark the sovereign's 84th birthday. Proceedings began with the Queen and Prince Philip riding down The Mall from Buckingham Palace in Queen

  • Fab festival fashion: Kate Moss shows how it's done on the Isle of Wight

    She is the queen of festival cool, and it was obvious why when Kate Moss made an appearance on the Isle of Wight at the weekend. The 36-year-old model, whose sense of style has not only made her a fashion favourite but also led to a successful collaboration with Topshop, looked effortlessly chic as she arrived at the island's annual music festival on Saturday. Sporting new longer blonde tresses, Kate was spotted backstage at the event in a pair of denim cut-offs, a fur-embellished jacket and red ankle boots that perfectly complemented the laid-back feel of the weekend. The mum-of-one, currently

  • Kylie opens her heart about deepening love for Andres exclusively in HELLO!

    Pop princess Kylie Minogue has spoken for the first time of her deepening love for Spanish boyfriend Andres Velencoso. In this week's HELLO! magazine, issue number 1128, there's an exclusive interview with the 42-year-old singer, who says: "We're very much together, very happy, and very much in love." Pick up your copy now to find out the truth about the couple's 18-month relationship – which was this month falsely reported to be on the rocks. Get the low-down on how, despite his good looks, the thing which attracts Kylie the most about Andres is that he is "such a clown". She adds: "He

  • At last! Stretchmark solution finally hits the British market

    It’s probably the last beauty problem left to be solved by cosmetic surgery and yet affects millions of women (and men) particularly after pregnancy, breastfeeding, general fluctuations in weight or even growth spurts during puberty. Yes, we’re talking stretchmarks, the jagged red and silvery tears in the skin’s surface that can make so many of us feel self-conscious in our birthday suits. But it is now being claimed that a laser treatment newly arrived in the UK can finally help solve the problem. The Harley Medical Group has introduced to its clinics the Lux1540 fractional laser which it says

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  • Kelly Preston shows off baby bump as John Travolta donates to Mandela charity

    After announcing she and husband John Travolta were expecting their third child together last month, actress Kelly Preston was showing off her baby bump at a charity event in South Africa at the weekend. Wearing a long flowery maxi dress, the 47-year-old actress was blooming as she joined John to give a £6,300 donation to the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund in Johannesburg. John and Kelly met youngsters helped by the charity, founded in 1995 by then South African President Nelson Mandela to help change the way society treats children and youth. "Children keep you humble. Children keep you grounded," the Grease


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