• Win one of ten bottles of especially Escada Elixir

    HELLO! have teamed up with fragrance brand Escada to offer you a scent-sational prize for this summer. ESCADA represents cool glamour, sensual femininity and modern elegance. The ESPECIALLY ESCADA fragrances enable you to express your inner joyful nature. With this in mind we are delighted to introduce you to HELLO Happiness - an inspiring partnership that celebrates a woman’s confidence, positivity and most of all HAPPINESS. HOW TO ENTER: For your chance to win one of ten 50ml bottles of ESPECIALLY ESCADA Elixir, follow us @hellomag and tweet us your favourite inspirational quote and include the hashtag #HELLOHappiness (Terms & Conditions apply, see

  • Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi granted decree nisi

    Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi came a step closer to ending their ten year marriage on Wednesday morning. During a hearing that lasted less than a minute at London's High Court, District Judge Aitken granted the couple a decree nisi — the first legal step in their divorce. TV chef Nigella, 53 and Charles will now have to wait around six weeks for a decree absolute, officially ending their union. A decree nisi is a statement saying the court sees no reason why a divorce cannot be granted. Neither party, nor their legal representatives, attended the hearing.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Nigella,

  • Princess Diana wanted to marry Hasnat Khan and move to Pakistan, friend Jemima Khan reveals

    Princess Diana was so "madly in love" with Hasnat Khan that she "wanted to marry him, even if that meant living in Pakistan," her friend Jemima Khan has revealed. In a Vanity Fair interview titled, 'The Grandmother Prince George Never Knew', Jemima says Diana sought her advice on her romance with the heart surgeon, who she dated from 1995 until 1997, during fundraising trips to Lahore.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Jemima, who at the time was married to Hasnat's distant cousin Imran Khan, said Diana had "wanted to know how hard it had been for me to adapt to life

  • 'It has been a huge privilege': Gillian Wright confirms she is leaving EastEnders

    EastEnders star Gillian Wright is bidding farewell to Albert Square. The actress, 53, who has played Jean Slater for eight years, will finish filming this week. Her last episode will air in October. In a statement released by the star, she described her experience as "a huge privilege."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO VIEW FULL GALLERY "I treasure the viewer's care and love for the character not only through her hard times but through all the laughter too," she added. "I will miss EastEnders enormously, but it is time for me to step back and enjoy other acting challenges." Gillian has indicated she would like to return

  • Lea Michele keeps Cory close to her heart with silver necklace

    Lea Michele made her first step into the public eye since the tragic death of her beloved boyfriend and co-star Cory Montieth, on Sunday. A sombre-looking Lea looks to be keeping Cory close to her heart, as she was spotted wearing a silver necklace that bears his name spelled out in silver. She had previously been seen wearing the necklace before her boyfriend’s death.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Travelling in the passenger seat of a car alongside her friend in Los Angeles, the Glee star wore dark sunglasses with her dark hair scraped back. Lea, 26, spoke out about Cory’s sudden

  • Rita Ora lights up Times Square in sizzling photoshoot

    Rita Ora stopped traffic on Tuesday when she took over New York's Times Square to model DKNY's new collection. The popstar, who is the new face of the brand, wowed onlookers as she posed up a storm in the Big Apple. Sporting luxury items including a sequin gold skirt and a mesh jacket, Rita gave it her all in the set of sizzling shots.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Earlier in the day, Rita had updated fans with her whereabouts. "Good morning. Hitting the gym then we do a HUGE photoshoot in the middle of Times Square! Come and say hi! 12pm!

  • Liam Gallagher hasn't called 'devastated' Nicole Appleton since scandal broke, her mum reveals

    It has been two weeks now since it was alleged that Liam Gallagher had fathered a child outside his marriage to Nicole Appleton. And in that time, according to Nicole's mother Mary, he "hasn't bothered to call" his wife. "He phoned her the day before it came out and he hasn't been in touch since," Mary, 72, told Grazia. "She can't get hold of him. She's absolutely devastated. This is so out of character for the Liam I know."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Beady Eye frontman Liam has denied fathering the seven-month-old daughter of New York-based journalist Liza Ghorbani, who is

  • Prince William to attend first royal duty since the birth of his son

    Kensington Palace has announced that Prince William will fulfil his first official duty since the birth of his son Prince George when he attends the Anglesey Show on Wednesday 14 August. William and Kate spent much of Kate's pregnancy in Anglesey, where he is based as a search and rescue pilot. He will give a speech and accept a gift at the farming event and meet local young farmers.     Prince William took part in the the Jerudong Trophy at Cirencester Park Polo Club on 14 July   The new dad will also watch gundog and falconry displays and view some cattle judging before moving

  • Inside Shakira and Gerard Piqué's romantic Hawaiian holiday

    Pop star Shakira and her footballer boyfriend Gerard Piqué holidayed in style in Hawaii this summer, and the pair have given fans a glimpse into their fun family adventure, where they went paragliding and swam with dolphins. The Hips Don't Lie singer posted the caption, "Small recap of our vacation", on Tuesday, alongside a collage image showing the loved-up couple – who welcomed their first son Milan into the world about six months ago – spending quality time abroad. The cute snap shows the couple smiling contentedly at the camera, eating seafood, and sharing a romantic kiss while getting in some adventure

  • Prince George will lead a 'normal life'

    Prince William and Kate Middleton will try to give Prince George as normal an upbringing as possible, and will take inspiration from the late Princess Diana, according to reports. "It'll be a carbon copy of how William and Harry were brought up, because of their mother," an insider told PEOPLE magazine. "However Diana is painted, her greatest legacy is her sons. "The way they've been brought up and the way she taught them to think for themselves and to lead a normal life."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY William and Kate may well need nannies to help with the care of their child

  • Rihanna wins legal battle with Topshop

    Popstar Rihanna has won a legal battle with Topshop over a t-shirt emblazoned with her face. The singer sued the brand's parent company Arcadia for $5million (£3.3m), accusing the fashion chain of attempting to pass off the garments as being approved by her. The t-shirts bore a photo of Rihanna taken during a video shoot in Northern Ireland 2011, an image that was taken by a freelance photographer "without her permission".   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Judge Mr Justice Birss ruled in the singer's favour after a hearing in London. "There is no such thing as a general right by a famous person

  • Evan Rachel Wood talks about her natural birth

    After giving birth to a baby boy on Monday, Evan Rachel Wood has taken to Twitter to thank talk-show host Ricki Lake for her inspiring her to have a natural home birth. The new mother credits Ricki's 2008 documentary, The Business Of Being Born, for informing her on the birthing options available.    CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY “I have to say thank you @RickiLake for your inspiring documentary “the business of being born” I never knew I had a choice when it came to labor. It taught me so much & aided my decision in having a natural home birth which my

  • Harry Styles 'regrets' some of his tattoos

    Harry Styles has a rapidly growing collection of tattoos, but the One Direction heartthrob has revealed he has regrets over some of his body art, including one etched by singer friend Ed Sheeran. "I regret this one on my wrist here," said Harry, speaking to We Love Pop and pointing to a tattoo on his left wrist. The inking is of a small padlock that Ed had designed and tattooed for the One Direction singer. "There are some that my friends have done and some that are just awful," said Harry.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Robbie Williams clearly agrees and has previously

  • Raw blueberry ice cream

    Ingredients Serves 4 100g (3½oz/²/³ cup) raw cashews 180g (6oz/generous 1¹/8 cups) Frozen blueberries 80ml (3fl oz/¹/³ cup) water 2 tbsp agave syrup Method 1. Whizz all the ingredients in a blender until smooth, then freeze in an ice-cream maker according to the manufacturer’s instructions. 2. Transfer to a freezer-proof container, cover and freeze until firm. 3. If you don't have an ice-cream maker, transfer the mixture to a shallow freezer-proof dish and place in the freezer until it just starts to harden around the edges. Whisk vigorously with a fork to break up any ice crystals, then freeze until

  • Prince George official pictures: Who have William and Kate given the coveted commission?

    We could have official pictures of Prince George sooner rather than later. A royal spokesman has said Prince William and Kate Middleton have agreed to have the pictures taken during the new dad's paternity leave from RAF Valley in Anglesey. Which leads to the question of who will receive the coveted commission. HELLO! Online has picked out the photographers who may be in contention because of their links with the royal family.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY   Hugo Burnand Hugo is the frontrunner after taking the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding photos. He also had that honour when Prince Charles tied

  • Simon Cowell 'expecting a baby' with US socialite Lauren Silverman

    Simon Cowell is reportedly set to become a first-time father. According to US Weekly, the X Factor mogul, 53, is expecting a baby with New York socialite Lauren Silverman. The news will come as a big shock to Simon's fans, given that he has said in the past he doesn't feel cut out for fatherhood. But that is not the only twist in the tale.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Lauren, 36, is technically still married — to Simon's close friend Andrew Silverman, a real estate mogul. She reportedly plans to leave her estranged husband to be with the British star. "Lauren and

  • Lindsay Lohan completes her 90-day rehab stint

    Lindsay Lohan has left rehab after successfully completing her 90-day court-ordered stay. She looked happy and healthy as she waved goodbye and climbed into the car waiting outside the Cliffside Malibu Rehab Center in California. The Mean Girls star looked stylish in a summery blue dress and tan suede jacket, and wore her naturally red hair loose with subtle pink streaks. While her departure from rehab is much welcomed by the young actress, Lindsay is said to be spending an additional three or four days in a "lower level sober living facility" before she returns to normal life, according to TMZ.

  • Prince William and Prince Harry to play polo this weekend

    Prince William will make his first public appearance since the birth of his son Prince George, when he travels to Ascot to play in a charity polo match this weekend. While it was unsure whether the Duke of Cambridge would want to spend much time away from his one-week old son, Prince William has confirmed he will attend the Audi Polo Challenge on Saturday alongside his brother Prince Harry.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The royal siblings are experienced polo players and often play in matches that support charities close to their heart. This upcoming game will be held in aid of

  • Frankie, Mollie and Vanessa let their hair down at Alton Towers

    Frankie Sandford was joined by fellow Saturdays bandmates Mollie King and Vanessa White at Alton Towers on Tuesday where they joined competition winners for a thrilling day out. The popstars, who form three-thirds of hit band The Saturdays, made the trip to the theme park on behalf of Mind charity. Frankie, who has spoken publicly about her struggle with depression, became an ambassador for the organisation in January and launched the Prizeo Award - with a trip to the resort - to mark her support.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO VIEW FULL GALLERY "I'm going to be giving one of you and three of your friends the

  • Cut-price version of Kate Middleton's engagement dress to go on sale

    Kate Middleton's fashion fans are in luck – high street retailer Banana Replubic have collaborated with one of the royal's favourite designers, Issa. The collection includes a cut-price version of the sapphire blue silk Issa dress Kate wore to announce her engagement to Prince William – the dress that put the London-based label on the map. Made from jersey, the dress is strikingly similar to style and is described as a "daywear" version of the dress that comes in at £65 – just a snip of the £565 price tag of the original.   The dress is bound to be an instant sell out

  • Celebrity tattoos: the meaning behind the body art

    Celebrities from Harry Styles to David Beckham have used their bodies as a blank canvas and have had countless tattoos done, opting for designs such as cryptic symbols, wild animals and sentimental phrases. With so many A-Listers inking their bodies, it's hard to keep up with who's got what tattoo and why. HELLO! Online takes a look at the daring celebrities and the reasons behind their tattoo choices. Why does Lady Gaga have a peace symbol on her wrist? And what animal does inked up Justin Bieber describe as his "best tattoo ever"?   SYMBOLS A host of famous faces have chosen to

  • Celebrity tattoos: the meaning behind the body art

    Celebrities from Harry Styles to David Beckham have used their bodies as a blank canvas and have had countless tattoos done, opting for designs such as cryptic symbols, wild animals and sentimental phrases. With so many A-Listers inking their bodies, it's hard to keep up with who's got what tattoo and why. HELLO! Online takes a look at the daring celebrities and the reasons behind their tattoo choices. Why does Lady Gaga have a peace symbol on her wrist? And what animal does inked up Justin Bieber describe as his "best tattoo ever"?