Dubai is currently one of the top destinations for celebrities looking for a luxury getaway this spring. Victoria and David Beckham, Coleen Rooney, Rita Ora and TOWIE's Joey Essex and Sam Faiers are just some of the stars that have been captivated by the charm that the Gulf State has to offer. View of the outside of Le Royal Meridien Beach & Spa Resort Dubai Warm weather the whole year round, teamed with a vast array of attractions and places of interest make this magical city the perfect pre-summer getaway. Exotic sand dunes, tropical beaches, a seven-star hotel, the world's tallest tower, man-made
Coleen Rooney has shared a touching photo of her little boy Kai looking with love and interest at his new baby brother Klay. The gorgeous image shows the sleeping newborn lying asleep in his father's arms attentively watched by his older sibling. Accompanying the picture, which Coleen, 27, shared on Facebook on Tuesday, she wrote, "Thanks everybody for the lovely messages, we're all doing great. Kai loves his little brother x". CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Coleen and her footballer husband Wayne Rooney welcomed little Klay on 21st May. It was the Manchester United star, 27, who announced the happy news
Bumping into an ex is never easy, especially when they are with a pretty female companion, but Lucy Mecklenburgh seemed unfazed as she headed for a TOWIE party in Marbella this week. The striking brunette, who recently attended the Cannes Film Festival, looked glamorous in a one-shouldered gown as she arrived for an all-white celebration on the last day of filming for the reality series. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY All the cast of The Only Way Is Essex had gathered at the Sisu Boutique Hotel for the party — including Lucy's ex fiancé Mario Falcone, who brought along a
SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The Kiss Cam at an ice hockey game captured a touching moment between David Beckham and his little girl this week. As the camera focused in on his family while they watched the playoffs, David showered his daughter Harper Beckham with kisses and cuddles much to her delight. After seeing that the camera had stopped on him and his youngest child, David was quick to point out to Harper that they were on the big screen before giving her a big kiss. As soon as she realised, the adorable little girl smiled a big toothy grin
Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall visited the Christian Dior atelier in Paris on Tuesday. During a visit to the French capital, the royal stopped by the Dior headquarters on Paris' Avenue Montaigne. The brand's chief executive officer Sidney Toledano gave Camilla a tour of the Dior Salon, where she was also introduced to creative director Raf Simons, who walked her through his collections. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Her next stop was the Haute Couture atelier, where she was introduced to the lab coat-clad seamstresses who create Raf's designs. Camilla's trip to Paris is her first solo engagement abroad.
The Duchess of Cambridge has fought off tough competition from supermodel Kate Moss to bag the title of 'Britain's most influential beauty icon'. According to a poll carried out by the UK's largest online beauty retailer Feelunique.com, readers favoured Kate Middleton's polished look over the internationally recognised model's cool and contemporary image. The results showed that at least one in three women would be inclined to purchase a beauty product with the royal's stamp of approval compared to just 15 per cent of shoppers who wanted Kate Moss' beauty look. Other highly-voted contenders included Victoria Beckham, model Cara Delevingne and actress
Pregnant Kim Kardashian's maternity wardrobe has divided opinion, with many fashion insiders criticising the tight-fitting outfits she has often chosen to dress her baby bump. During these late stages of her pregnancy, however, the reality TV star has opted for looser-fitting, flowing dresses that the same critics have been quick to praise. As the star nears the end of her pregnancy, HELLO! Online takes a look back at her maternity looks so far. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Black seemed to be her colour of choice after announcing her pregnancy, and she attended several red carpets events wearing lovely
Angelina Jolie will proudly be by Brad Pitt's side when his new film World War Z is unveiled in London on 2 June. The Oscar-winning actress will make her first public appearance since revealing she had a double mastectomy to support her fiancé at the world premiere of his new movie in the British capital. Earlier this month, Angelina revealed she had undergone the operation after discovering she carried the BRCA1 gene, which meant she had an 87 per cent chance of developing breast cancer. "I decided to be proactive and to minimise the risk as much as I could,"
Zeeshaan Shah became the fifth candidate to be fired by Lord Alan Sugar in The Apprentice on Tuesday evening. The hopeful failed as project manager of Team Endeavour, after convincing the rest of the group that he was the best person to lead the team with previous experience doing business in Dubai. This week's task on the BBC reality TV show saw The Apprentice candidates jet off to Dubai where Teams Endeavour and Evolve were tasked with buying eight items for the lowest possible price for the luxury Waldorf Astoria hotel, still under construction, in Ras Al Khaimah. CLICK
Jaden Smith said that it is difficult to describe his relationship with father Will Smith because it is "as natural as breathing" in an interview with New York Magazine. Actor and musician Jaden, 14, revealed that he shares a loving relationship with his father on and off screen. "It's hard for me to explain [our relationship] because it's so normal to me," said Pursuit Of Happyness star Jaden. "It's like asking, 'So, Jaden, how do you breathe?' He’s, like, really just cool." CLICK ON IMAGES TO VIEW GALLERY Will, who joined his superstar son for the chat, revealed that he gets on
When it comes to his charity work, Prince William is far more than just a figurehead. Without fuss or publicity, the kind-hearted royal stopped by a Centrepoint hostel in London this week to see firsthand how the charity of which he is patron is helping those in need. The delighted organisation revealed details of the Prince's visit on its Facebook page, posting a picture of staff members with William with the caption, "Look who popped in!" CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Amiable William made a big impression during his visit, rolling up his sleeves to play table tennis, and sampling
Click on photo for full gallery of things to do in Paris Affectionately known as the City of Lights, Paris attracts some of the world's biggest stars. The French capital is the go-to holiday destination for superstars including Beyonce and Jay-Z, Halle Berry, Gwyneth Paltrow and, of course, the Beckhams. Not to mention Kanye West, who currently spends most of his time there and often flies his pregnant girlfriend Kim Kardashian out to enjoy the romantic city. But Paris isn't all about celeb spotting – one of the world's most aesthetically pleasing cities, Paris' riches are unsurpassed. Whether you want to visit
Every little girl dreams of having a pony — and Zara Phillips has made that dream come true for her young niece, Savannah Phillips. Equestrian Zara, who picked up a silver medal with the GB eventing team at London 2012, has given the adorable two-year-old a Shetland pony of her very own, perhaps keen to pass on the family's well-documented love of horses. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE According to the Telegraph, Savannah's father Peter revealed, "Zara was insistent on giving her a little Shetland pony. Savannah loves riding him. So yes, it seems we've passed on the 'horse gene' to
Celebrity wedding planner Mark Neimierko has overseen some of the UK's most extravagant wedding ceremonies, including Marvin and Rochelle Humes' magical monochrome-themed nuptials that were covered exclusively in HELLO!, as well as comedian James Corden's romantic marriage to Julia Carey. Mark revealed that Marvin was determined to give Rochelle a wedding to remember. "A few weeks before the ceremony, he came to me without Rochelle knowing and said, 'Whatever Rochelle wants, she should have'," he told HELLO! Online. Mark gives us the lowdown on what's hot (and what's not) in the wedding world, the most extravagant weddings he's ever
Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom lives life in the fast lane and his current schedule is no different. After a week at the Cannes Film Festival promoting his latest flick Zulu, he flew to New Zealand to finish filming The Hobbit ahead of a six-month stint on starring in Romeo and Juliet on Broadway. The Pirates of the Caribbean star juggles his hectic professional life with a young family. He is married to Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr and they have an adorable two-year-old son Flynn. "I would love to take Flynn to see the pandas in Chengdu," revealed the
A spectacular display of purple and gold flags was unveiled on Regent Street on Tuesday in the run-up to the 60th anniversary of the Queen's Coronation. The huge landmark for the monarch, who was crowned on 2 June 1953 when she was just 27 years old, will take place on Sunday. Preparations are clearly underway as the capital gets ready for several days of festivities, including a special service at Westminster Abbey. Commemorations will centre around the service to be attended by 2000 guests in the Abbey which will be conducted by the Dean of Westminster, who has written
Cupcakes Makes10-12 Ingredients To bake 140g (5oz) self-raising flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder ½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Pinch of salt 110ml (4floz) buttermilk 1 teaspoon vinegar ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 1 tablespoon red food colouring 60g (2oz) butter - room temperature 170g (6oz) caster sugar 1 large egg To decorate 200g Renshaw Vanilla Snip and Swirl 250g Renshaw Lincoln Green Ready to Roll Icing 250g Renshaw Jet Black Ready to Roll Icing Pink decorative hearts Method To bake 1. Preheat the oven to 160°C/325°F/gas mark 3. 2. Line a cup cake tray with cases. 3. Sift together the self-raising flour, cocoa powder, bicarbonate of soda and a pinch of salt. 4. In a small bowl, mix the buttermilk, vinegar, vanilla extract and
Cupcakes Makes 10-12 To bake 140g (5oz) self-raising flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder ½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Pinch of salt 110ml (4floz) buttermilk 1 teaspoon vinegar ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 1 tablespoon red food colouring 60g (2oz) butter - room temperature 170g (6oz) caster sugar 1 large egg To decorate 200g Renshaw Chocolate Snip and Swirl 250g Renshaw Yellow Ready to Roll Icing 250g Renshaw Jet Black Ready to Roll Icing 500g Renshaw White Ready to Roll Icing Pink and red decorative flowers Method To bake 1. Preheat the oven to 160°C/325°F/gas mark 3. 2. Line a cup cake tray with cases. 3. Sift together the self-raising flour, cocoa powder, bicarbonate of soda and a pinch of salt. 4.
Biscuits Makes 10-12 To bake 125g (4oz) butter or margarine 55g (2oz) caster sugar 180g (6oz) plain flour - sieved To decorate Apricot jam 250g Renshaw Yellow Ready to Roll Icing 250g Renshaw Orange Ready to Roll Icing Method To bake 1. Heat the oven to 190°C/375°F/gas mark 5. 2. Cream together the butter and sugar until smooth then gradually stir in the flour to form a smooth paste. 3. Wrap the shortbread in cling film and leave to rest in the fridge for 30 minutes. 4. Roll out the shortbread on a work surface lightly dusted with flour. 5. Using a star-shaped cutter, cut star shapes out of the
Cupcakes Makes 10-12 Ingredients To bake 50g (2oz) self-raising flour 50g (2oz) caster sugar 50g (2oz) butter - softened 1 medium egg – beaten To decorate 200g Vanilla Snip and Swirl Mini chocolate beans 250g Renshaw Pink Ready to Roll Icing Method To bake 1. Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4. 2. Line a cup cake tray with cases. 3. Sieve the self-raising flour into a mixing bowl, add the caster sugar and butter, then slowly mix in the beaten egg. 4. Whisk the mixture for approximately two minutes until smooth and creamy. 5. Spoon the mixture into the cupcake cases until they are half full. 6. Bake for
Have some fun in the kitchen with the children this half-term by trying our fabulously fun baking recipes. These family-friendly ideas will turn your kids into little chefs in no time at all. The hands-on experience of mixing, sifting and whisking introduces them to the fundamentals of baking and their creative flair will be nurtured by decorating the cupcakes and biscuits. Of course, the end result is wonderfully satisfying too, not to mention the unbeatable comforting smell of homemade treats straight from the oven. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR
Kelly Brook and her rugby player beau Danny Cipriani have given fans a sneak peek of their romantic Caribbean getaway. The loved-up pair shared snaps to give their Twitter followers a taste of their time together on the idyllic island of Tobago. Bikini designer and model Kelly was in her element as she posed for Instagram snaps alongside boyfriend Danny and friends. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The 33-year-old brunette poured her famous curves into a variety of patterned bikinis as she relaxed on the beach, on boats and on island excursions. Kelly let more than half a million followers know