• Baby announcement: Petra Ecclestone has given birth to a girl

    British heiress Petra Ecclestone has given birth to a baby girl, HELLO! Online can reveal. Petra, 24, and her businessman husband James Stunt, have named their daughter Lavinia. HELLO! Online understands that the baby was born at the end of February. Petra gave birth in a London hospital but has since flown back to LA, where she lives in The Manor, the former home of Aaron and Tori Spelling, which Petra purchased for a reported $85million in 2011. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The first hint that Petra – daughter of Formula 1 billionaire Bernie Ecclestone – had welcomed her

  • Prince Charles jokes with Ant and Dec at his Trust Awards

    There were jokes all round when Prince Charles met TV presenters Ant and Dec at the Prince's Trust Awards on Tuesday night – and it wasn't the comic duo who provided the quips. During his speech, Charles referred to Ant and Dec's re-released charity single, Let's Get Ready to Rhumble. "They seem to have discovered the secret of eternal youth. I suspect it must be all that rhumbling they do," he said, adding: "Anyway, I hope they keep rhumbling on."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Ant and Dec, the night's hosts, looked delighted to be joining Charles at the Prince's Trust Awards

  • Stylish outing for Victoria Beckham and Harper as designer's new website is launched

    With the temperatures plummeting in the British capital, Victoria Beckham made sure her daughter Harper Beckham stayed warm as they stepped out in London this week. The fashion designer wrapped her little girl up in a super-stylish white furry coat and tights as they headed outside. Having recently relocated from LA, the Beckham clan are not used to the freezing weather. But Victoria took it all in her stride during the outing, braving the cold in a pair of bell-bottomed jeans and a colourful thin jumper as she carried little Harper, 20 months, to the car. The sighting of mother

  • Step into spring with the best of this season's outerwear

    The sun is yet to surface, but the fashion world has wasted no time in declaring the hottest styles for spring, swapping thick coats and woolly hats for lighter sweatshirts, summery cardigans and cropped jackets. We've fallen head over heels for these seasonal styles that have taken the industry by storm, dominating the catwalks and high street stores. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Play up a printed pattern cardi, explore the sleeker side with a boyfriend blazer, invest in a sporty bomber jacket or rock a slouchy lettered sweatshirt. Never before has the high-street been so packed with standout spring

  • Justin Bieber investigated for battery after alleged confrontation with neighbour

    Justin Bieber seems to be making headlines for all the wrong reasons recently. The teen pop star is currently being investigated by police after allegedly getting into an angry altercation with his neighbour in Calabasas, California, just hours after he jetted in from Poland. Sheriffs were called to Justin's home on Tuesday morning after a neighbour claimed he had been threatened and struck by the Canadian star, said LA County Sheriff's spokesman Steve Whitmore. He confirmed that a police report alluding battery and threats by Justin had been filed and was being investigated. So far, no charges have been filed. CLICK

  • Big smiles as Katie Holmes and Suri share magic moments at Disney as Tom Cruise hits the red carpet

    Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise might be world famous Hollywood stars, but their daughter Suri is just like any other six-year-old. The little girl could barely contain her excitement as she headed to Disney World with her mum on Sunday. The famous pair have spent a couple of days hanging out with Mickey Mouse and friends in Orlando, with pictures showing Suri pulling Katie behind her as the pair run around the park together. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Not that the actress hasn't been joining in on the fun. Katie also got into the spirit of things as she

  • Monaco's Princess Caroline visits new grandchild as baby's name is revealed

    Monaco's Princess Caroline has flown to London to visit her son Andrea Casiraghi, who last week welcomed a child with his fiancée Tatiana Santo Domingo. According to HELLO!'s sister publication HOLA!, the newest member of the Grimaldi clan is called Sacha and was born in London's exclusive Portland hospital.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   Caroline, 56, who attended Monaco's Rose Ball on Saturday night, wasted no time flying to London to meet her first grandchild. She was joined by her two children, Charlotte, 26, and Pierre Casiraghi, 25, who were just as eager to spend some time with their new

  • Jamie Oliver shares an Easter treat with Twitter fans

    British chef Jamie Oliver showed that he was preparing for the Easter weekend on Tuesday when he shared a picture of himself on Twitter dressed up as an Easter chicken. And it seems that the tousle-haired maestro donned the fancy dress just for the benefit of his fans. Jamie, 37, tweeted: "I've dressed up as a Easter Chicken just for your entertainment (sad but true," to which one fan tweeted back in delight, "That's not sad at all". "Very Essex!" said one follower. "You are sooooo cute!" commented another. The caption went on to say: "check out my Easter cakes

  • Gwyneth Paltrow to open hair salon in Los Angeles

    Is there anything Gwyneth Paltrow can't do? Having recently released her second healthy eating cookbook, It's All Good,  the Oscar-winning Hollywood actress is now breaking into the world of beauty with a new hair and fitness salon. Gwyneth has teamed up with her close friends hairstylist David Bababaii and long-term personal trainer Tracy Anderson to launch the Babaii Blow Dry Bar in Brentwood, Los Angeles, on 4 April. Gwyneth - whose hairstyles are featured in our picture gallery below – wants to offer clients celebrity-worthy haircare with the added convenience of the salon being situated next to Tracy's fitness studio. Combining workouts with A-list

  • Angelina Jolie swaps extravagant engagement ring for conservative gold band on UN visit

    Her beautiful engagement ring normally proudly adorns her left hand, so when Angelina Jolie swapped her custom-designed diamond jewellery for a simple gold band this week it was immediately picked up by the world's press. Some media outlets have speculated that the plain gold band could signify that Angelina has secretly tied the knot with long-term partner Brad Pitt, almost twelve months after he popped the question. However, it's far more likely that the altruistic superstar simply opted to remove her extravagant engagement ring as she travelled to Africa at the weekend. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE On Sunday night, the mum-of-six

  • Who wears blonde best? Jessie J and Sofia Vegara fulfil their 'Blonde ambitions' with a new look for spring

    This week has been full of "blonde ambitions" for singer Jessie J, who recently shaved off her hair for Comic Relief's charity fundraiser, and actress Sofia Vegara as they've turned to the bottle for some a new bleached beauty look. Lightening up the little hair she now has, Jessie J updated her recently shaved 'do with a more springtime appropriate look. Transforming her buzz cut into a blonde crop in preparation for her 25th birthday celebrations, the singer posted a series of snaps on her Instagram account with the tagline,"It's my birthday and I'll be blonde if I want to".   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR

  • Pixie Lott to make TV acting debut in BBC1's 'Inspector George Gently' drama

    Pop starlet Pixie Lott will make her TV acting debut in BBC1 detective drama Inspector George Gently. The Mama Do singer will play Megan, an entertainer at the Blue Bird Holiday Camp, in a feature-length film for retro series which is set in 1969. "I love the fact that Inspector George Gently is a period drama set in the Sixties and I can't wait to play the role of Megan," said the songstress. "It will be great to be filming in the North East, and getting to play a role that gives me a real feel for the period."

  • Meribel: An A-list haven in the French Alps

    Ever since screen siren Brigitte Bardot was photographed on the slopes of Meribel back in the 1960's, this French ski resort has been firmly on the radar of the rich and famous. The Middletons, the Beckhams and Formula1 ace Michael Schumacher have all skied here, Harry Potter star Emma Watson owns a £1m chalet in the snow-capped resort, and this ski season alone Meribel has welcomed the likes of pop stars Natalie Imbruglia and Sophie Ellis-Bextor to its slopes. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Situated in the heart of the famous Three Valleys, Meribel is made up of several villages

  • Happy Birthday Mariah! A look back at Mariah Carey's best red carpet moments

    On Wednesday, superstar singer Mariah Carey celebrated her 43rd birthday. While it's almost certain that she was showered with expensive gifts, the most important thing for Mariah was the chance to spend the day with her husband Nick Cannon and their two children, twins Monroe and Moroccan. Life has never been better for the doting mum, who balances motherhood with her judging place on American Idol. Both roles mark the latest chapter in a truly remarkable career. After bursting onto the music scene with her self-titled debut album in 1992, Mariah chalked up hit songs, awards and accolades, making her

  • A tribute to Kate Middleton's great-grandmother...

    While Kate Middleton and Prince William are having their Kensington Palace apartment refurbished, they may be considering purchasing a luxury blanket named after Kate Middleton's great-grandmother, Olive Lupton. The regal Lupton blanket, a scarlet and white striped throw made from 100% Shetland wool, costs £450. The oversized blanket, inspired by the Lupton family crest, could make for a cosy addition when the parents-to-be move into Apartment 1A at Kensington Palace. Yorkshire mill Hainsworth named the blanket after Olive Lupton, Michael Middleton's grandmother. Her family owned William Lupton & Co wool mill, which was taken over by Hainsworth in 1958.

  • Demand for Kate's engagement dress 'too much'

    After Kate Middleton wore one of their dresses on the day that she and Prince William announced their engagement, Issa London struggled to meet the unprecedented demand for their clothes. "It absolutely sky-rocketed the brand on a global scale, but it was too much," said Camilla Al Fayed, the daughter of former Harrods owner Mohamed, who invested a 51 per cent stake in the business in 2011.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The famous sapphire silk wrap dress catapulted The Duchess of Cambridge onto the fashion scene and it sold out in a matter of hours as women everywhere rushed to

  • Simon Cowell tells HELLO! about a 'life-changing' experience

    Britain's Got Talent judge Simon Cowell showed his softer side when HELLO! caught up with him to chat about his work with Surrey-based charity Shooting Star Chase. "If you want a perspective wake-up call -– and I tell this to all my friends – just go down there," he tells HELLO!. "It'll change your life. It changed mine." Shooting Star Chase supports children with life-limiting conditions and the X Factor USA judge has been a devoted supporter for nine years drafting in celebrity support from the likes of JLS, Phillip Schofield and Sarah, Duchess of York.   "Even if I