• Get the look: Kate's pink royal portrait dress

    Wearing a gorgeous fuchsia wrap Jolene dress by Seraphine, new mum Kate Middleton is the picture of elegance in the new photos released of her, Prince William and their newborn son Prince George. HELLO! Online has scoured the best high street and designer stores to find lookalike dresses so that you can get the Duchess of Cambridge's look.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO VIEW ALL THE

  • William and Kate release official photographs of Prince George

    Kate Middleton and Prince William have released two photographs with their baby son Prince George. The proud new parents look happy and relaxed in the informal images, which were taken by Kate’s father Michael Middleton in the garden of the Middleton family home in Bucklebury, Berkshire, in early August.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Kate looks radiant in a fuschia wraparound dress, and with her hair in loose curls, as the couple pose with their baby son under the shade of a tree in the garden. One photograph shows mother, father and son, while the other includes the couple’s cocker spaniel

  • First official photos of Prince George prove that William and Kate are modern, hands-on parents

    The first photos released by Prince William and Kate Middleton of their newborn son Prince George are a sure sign that they are modern parents who are not afraid to put a contemporary spin on royal traditions. Taken by Kate's father Michael Middleton in the garden of the Middleton family home, the photocall was very much a relaxed, family affair which broke with the royal convention of using a commissioned official photographer. Proving that the young family are in touch with the digital age, the two photos were beamed around the world via Clarence House's Twitter account. In the relaxed setting, William

  • HELLO! celebrates the royal baby photographs with a special, updated issue

    HELLO! brings you the full story behind the official royal baby portraits in a special, updated issue out in the UK on Wednesday. We've added 11 pages of glorious new photographs to our issue 1291, including pictures of Prince William as a baby with his parents Diana, Princess of Wales and Prince Charles.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Our special issue celebrates the royal baby and looks at why the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very modern parents and how they broke with tradition by releasing these relaxed, informal images. HELLO! also has the transcript of Prince William's first full interview since

  • Kate wears Seraphine maternity dress for royal portraits

    Kate Middleton chose to wear maternity brand Seraphine in the first official photos of her and husband Prince William with their newborn son Prince George. The Duchess of Cambridge was the picture of elegance in the brand's 'Jolene' dress. In a vibrant fuchsia shade and a flattering empire line cut, the brand's signature knot dress is designed to flatter the female form through the use of subtle gathering that hides any post-pregnancy curves.   The dress also boasts a deep v-neckline that makes breastfeeding easy. It's not the first time Kate has worn this £46 dress by Seraphine - she sported the flattering

  • Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain sacked over masked rap videos

    Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain has been sacked from the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted "totally unacceptable" performances online. The 25-year-old was suspended from the show last week. But now an ITV spokesman has confirmed that his contract has been terminated.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Chris had offered apologies for any offence he had caused. In an statement he said, "I am deeply ashamed by the lyrics and very much regret my behaviour. "The videos were made over a year ago when I was experimenting with music, and I have not done anything like it since, nor

  • Kanye West sits down with Kris Jenner to talk about his love for Kim Kardashian and their baby North

    Kanye West is set to open up on life as a new father, his turbulent relationship with the press and his romance with Kim Kardashian. The rap star taped a special interview for Kris Jenner's talk show on Monday, US Weekly reports. An insider told the magazine that the notoriously private musician was "really bringing it" for the interview as he chatted about Kim, their two-month-old daughter, North, and living with the show's host Kris.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Kanye, 36, even makes a little joke at Kim's expense, saying that he's been "so in love" with Kim, who he started

  • Tragedy inside Florida home of Olivia Newton-John

    Authorities have said that a man has been found dead inside the South Florida home owned by Olivia Newton-John and her husband John Easterling. The victim died as a result of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Olivia and her family were not at home at the time of the shooting. Local police sergeant Scott Pascarella said on Monday that the 42-year-old victim didn't live at the house and was not a family member. He said that the man had permission to be at the property, but wasn't staying there.   The Palm Beach Post reported that construction was being done at the home

  • Former Brookside star Jennifer Ellison shows off her adorable new baby on Twitter

    Along with the Duke of Duchess of Cambridge, who revealed the first photographs of their son Prince George on Monday, former Brookside star Jennifer Ellison has shown off her very own newborn baby son, called Harry, for the first time. The proud new mum posted an adorable photo of the new arrival on her Twitter account, alongside the caption: "Here's my gorgeous Harry x." Jennifer, who also has a three-year-old called Bobby, gave birth to her son six weeks ago, but has waited until now to share a glimpse of the little one.   She has been keeping a low profile since the complicated birth,

  • Norwegian royals don wellies and Macs for Princess Mette-Marit's 40th birthday

    Princess Mette-Marit of Norway and the rest of the Norwegian royal family donned wellies and Macs to celebrate the Princess's 40th birthday on Sunday, with an open air church service in the Queen's Park of Oslo's Royal Palace. The celebration, hosted by King Harald and Queen Sonja, was lead by former Oslo Bishop Gunnar Stålsett, who married Mette-Marit and Prince Haakon twelve years ago. About 350 guests, among them Mette-Marit's childen, family, friends, and members of staff and representatives of charities and organisations that the Princess works with prepared for the wet weather at the celebration. The Norwegian royals also brought along their beloved

  • Lea Michele posts touching photo montage with Glee 'family'

    Lea Michele has posted a touching behind-the-scenes photo montage on Instagram, which shows the talented actress smiling and laughing with her Glee "family" in her trailer. Following the recent death of her co-star boyfriend Cory Monteith, Lea is showing signs that she is on the slow road to recovery. The brunette beauty has thrown herself back into work and has been showered with love and support from her co-stars and colleagues. "Beautiful shoot w/ my glam family... I love them so much! @EsteeStanley @marktownsend1 & @melaniemakeup ❤," tweeted Lea.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The sepia images show a smiling Lea having her

  • Obama family gets cute new puppy named Sunny

    There's a new addition to the White House. President Obama and his family have adopted a second Portuguese Water Dog named Sunny, a "little sister" for First Dog Bo Obama. Barack, his wife Michelle and their two daughters Malia and Sasha officially welcomed one-year-old Sunny, named by Michelle for her cheerful disposition, into the family on Monday.   They introduced the puppy with a special YouTube video and a series of adorable photos. "Sunny was born in Michigan in June 2012, and arrived at the White House today," it was announced on the White House Blog. "Just like Bo, she's a Portuguese Water Dog,

  • Surprises in store for Gary Lineker as he discovers family secrets on 'Who Do You Think You Are'

    By his own admission Gary Lineker knew very little about his family history before he signed up to the hit genealogy show, Who Do You Think You Are. And there were certainly some surprises in store as the former England football star discovered more about his ancestors. One of the first revelations is the discovery of James Prat, Gary's great-great-great grandfather. He was born in 1818 in the village of Hinckley — not far from Leicester, where Gary was brought up — and the TV star soon finds out that James served six months in Leicester Prison for stealing six chickens

  • One Direction premiere: watch live streaming with HELLO! Online

    One Direction are due to make their appearance at London's Leicester Square for the premiere of their documentary, This Is Us, on Tuesday night. WATCH LIVE STREAMING BELOW OF TONIGHT'S PREMIERE FROM 5:30PM GMT   An estimated 10,000 fans, who call themselves Directioners, are expected to gather for tonight's event in central London, in the hope that they will catch a glimpse of heartthrobs Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson. Hundreds of fans have been camping out since Sunday, with posters and banners at the ready. For those who can't make it down to London, fans can watch the action

  • 'I completely understand': Sacked Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain releases statement

    Sacked Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain has issued a statement following the termination of his contract with the ITV soap. "I completely understand that ITV had no choice but to terminate my contract today," the 25-year-old actor said on Tuesday. "I have had two wonderful years playing Tommy Duckworth with only happy memories of my time on Coronation Street. "I am mortified that I have brought so much embarrassment to my colleagues and employers these last few days. My biggest regret, however, is not to do with losing my job, but that I have hurt and let down so many people, including

  • Great British Bake Off 2013: meet the contestants

    The Great British Bake Off is back for its fourth series on Tuesday night and you can meet the contestants here before the show starts. Judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood will put the 13 hopefuls to the test before crowning the champion baker in ten weeks' time. In the first episode, which airs at 8pm on BBC2, we meet seven men and six women ageing from 25 to 66 whose day jobs include teaching, gardening and dentistry. Click on the photo below to meet the bakers hoping to rise to the

  • Why Prince William and Kate Middleton have chosen Bucklebury as Prince George's first home

    After spending just one night in Kensington Palace with their baby son, new mum and dad Kate Middleton and Prince William headed off to stay with the Duchess's parents at the Middleton home in Bucklebury.

 Their decision to leave the royal residence came as a surprise to many – traditionally royal babies call the palace their first home.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO VIEW FULL GALLERY And the modern couple once again surprised the nation by posting the first photographs of Prince George on Twitter on Monday. If that wasn't enough, the natural, relaxed photos include both Lupo and the Middletons' pet dog,

  • Olympic swimmer Rebecca Adlington feared medals were stolen after burglary

    Olympic champion swimmer Rebecca Adlington feared her precious medals were stolen after a break-in at her Manchester home. She had arrived back in London from a holiday in the Caribbean to find her house had been burgled. Her immediate concern was for her housemate but after she found out he was okay, she worried for her medals. "When I heard that they weren't there my immediate reaction was an emotional one as I put so much effort into winning them," the 24-year-old wrote on her blog.   "I also know that you can't insure Olympic medals, and although you can get them replaced - I'd know