• Pippa Middleton's 30th birthday: What next for the girl about town?

    As Pippa Middleton celebrates her 30th on 6 September, it's interesting to recall a comment by her former housemaster at St Andrews Prep School in Berkshire. Housemaster Ken Allford described Pippa as "tough, not like (her sister) Catherine". "She never seemed anything other than bright and bubbly. If she fell down, she picked herself up and just got on with it," he added. "She knew exactly who she was and was a delight. There were never arguments with the other girls, never a piece of lost (sports) kit or grumbling."   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY   The Berkshire lass has coped with her

  • Pippa Middleton: Ten facts that may surprise you about the birthday girl

    With a potential role as godmother to the royal baby and a dashing new beau, Pippa Middleton is riding high as she celebrates her 30th birthday on 6 September and is still as much in the headlines as ever. But if you thought you knew absolutely everything about the much photographed girl about town think again. HELLO! has unearthed a few surprising facts about Kate Middleton's sister.     Pippa sets herself a major physical challenge every year. In the past she's climbed Mont Blanc, sailed the Atlantic and competed in the world’s longest cross-country ski race in Sweden and tackled the Coast

  • Naomi Watts channels Princess Diana as she makes flawless appearance at world premiere

    It is one of this year's most highly anticipated films, and Naomi Watts lived up to all expectations as she stepped into the spotlight for the world premiere of Diana in Leicester Square. The Kent-born Australian actress looked flawless in a white Versace dress for her big night on the red carpet.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Tasked with the unenviable task of portraying one of the world's most beloved icons, Naomi looked suitably regal in her classic gown, teamed with drop earrings and black peep toe heels. Onlookers noted there was a strong sense and look of Diana about the

  • Lamar Odom checks out of rehab after a day

    Just one day after seeking help for his drug and alcohol abuse, Lamar Odom has checked himself out of rehab. The troubled basketball star entered a facility on Wednesday morning, but left on Thursday afternoon with an assistant, two sources told People. Lamar was later spotted in Los Angeles, the publication reports.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The news will no doubt come as a blow to his devoted wife Khloé Kardashian, who is said to be determined to help Lamar overcome his addictions. Nevertheless, she was "completely blindsided" by the news that Lamar had entered a rehab facility, TMZ reported on Wednesday. Khloé's

  • 'Jack and I lost our baby last week': Jack Osbourne's wife Lisa suffers tragic miscarriage

    Lisa Osbourne has tragically lost the baby boy she was carrying. The wife of TV star Jack Osbourne confirmed the sad news in a blog post she said she had been "dreading" writing. The couple lost their baby last week, and Lisa said she needed to come to terms with her miscarriage before making the announcement.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE In a post titled 'Unfortunate Announcement', the 27-year-old wrote, "Jack and I lost our baby boy last week. Having a late term miscarriage is by far the hardest thing either of us have ever had to go through. "We appreciate all of

  • Angelina Jolie to receive honorary Oscar for exemplary humanitarian work

    Angelina Jolie is to receive an honorary Oscar, it was announced on Thursday. The Oscar-winning actress will be presented with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, which recognises the exemplary humanitarian work of a member of the film industry. Angelina, who was nominated for an Oscar for her leading performance in Changeling and won for her supporting role in Girl, Interrupted, serves as a special envoy for the UN's refugee agency.   The actress/filmmaker has also lobbied Congress to support programmes protecting women and children. At 38, she is by far the youngest person and only the seventh woman to receive the Hollywood prize, which will

  • Simon Cowell's baby boy won't inherit million pound fortune

    You'd think Simon Cowell's baby would be set up for life as the son of a millionaire music mogul. But — just like his daddy — the little boy will have to make his own way in life after the X Factor boss has revealed he'll be donating his money to a good cause. "I'm going to leave my money to a charity probably — kids and dogs," he says.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY "I don't believe in passing it on from one generation to another. "Your legacy has to be that hopefully you gave enough people an opportunity so that they could do well

  • Baby on board! Kate Winslet shows off baby bump as she heads off to Toronto with husband Ned

    Cradling her blossoming baby bump and gazing lovingly at her husband by her side, Kate Winslet was the picture of happiness this week. The pregnant Oscar-winner was seen making her way through Heathrow Airport hand-in-hand with Ned Rocknroll enroute to Toronto for the International Film Festival. And, of course, she had some very precious cargo on board - her unborn child.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Kate, 37, and Ned confirmed they were expecting their first baby together in June, with a spokesperson revealing that the new arrival is due at the end of the year. While it will be Ned's first experience

  • Jessica Simpson reveals she was jealous of Kate Middleton's pregnancy glow

    Jessica Simpson has revealed that she envied Kate Middleton's flawless appearance throughout her pregnancy. In an interview with US Weekly new mum Jessica admitted that she was amazed by Kate's radiant complexion. "Kate Middleton was glowing throughout her pregnancy," said Jessica of the Duchess who emerged from hospital looking elegant just one day after giving birth to Prince George. "A lot of pregnant mums were looking at her like, "How do you do that?!""   Jessica Simpson admitted that she envied Kate Middleton's pregnancy glow CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Jessica, 33, who gave birth to her son Ace on 30 June, said that she felt

  • Victoria Beckham and Harper gear up for New York Fashion Week

    With New York Fashion Week underway, it's all systems go in the Beckham camp as working mum Victoria Beckham gears up to present two collections to the Big Apple style pack. Though the shows are firmly under wraps, the excited 39-year-old has been sharing some of her preparations with fans.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Victoria teased her Instagram followers with a snap of workmen getting on with the job of setting up her show space. There were no clues as to where the much-anticipated runway show will be, however. The pop-star turned fashion designer is unveiling her Victoria Beckham line on Sunday and

  • Tabbouleh salad

    Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients 1/4 cup brown bulgur wheat Juice of 1 lemon 3 tablespoons olive oil Seeds from 1 medium pomegranate 60g of flat leaf parsley, washed and dried 30g of mint, washed and dried 4 Large ripe vine tomatoes 1 Medium red onion finely chopped 1 tablespoon pomegranate molasses (available in good supermarkets and health food stores) Pinch of salt Ground white pepper Pinch of sumac (available in good supermarkets and health food stores) Method 1. Place the bulgur wheat in a large bowl and prepare some boiling water. Pour the water – just off the boil, into the bowl so the bulgur is just covered. Set aside to soak

  • Ten healthy lunch recipes

    With the kids going back to school and the bigger ones among us back at work, HELLO! Online has the key to making this term's lunchtimes healthy and tasty, with ten lunch recipes for school and work. Boost your five a day and keep your energy up in the afternoon with our tasty lunch options, and for the smaller learners, children's food guru Annabel Karmel MBE is close at hand with the perfect back-to-school lunchboxes...   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR TEN HEALTHY LUNCH

  • Spiced roasted shallot salad with Bulgur wheat, aubergine, raisins & a chilli and tomato dressing

    Serves 4 Preparation time: 10-15 minutes Cooking time: 50 minutes Ingredients 12 shallots, peeled 3 tbsp rapeseed oil 1 large aubergine cut into 5cm chunks 200g Bulgur wheat rinsed in cold water 3 tbsp raisins 500ml water ½ tsp ground cumin ½ tsp ground coriander A good pinch of ground ginger Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 red chilli, seeded and finely diced 1 large vine tomato seeded and finely chopped A handful of flat leaf parsley chopped A handful of coriander chopped 1 clove of garlic, peeled and finely chopped Juice and zest of 1 lemon For the tomato dressing 2 vine tomatoes, peeled, seeded and diced ½ red chilli, seeded and finely diced 2 cloves of garlic,

  • The special meaning behind Kate Bosworth's wedding ring

    Kate Bosworth has revealed the meaning behind her bespoke Art Deco-style wedding band. Kate, who married her longtime love Michael Polish in Montana on Saturday, has chosen a glittering platinum double banded wedding ring, set with 12 horizontal rectangular diamonds, which was created by bridal jeweler, Ocappi. "The design of the wedding band is based off the design of the engagement ring, which is a 1920s Art Deco design," said Kate, who has her own personalised jewellery company called JewelMint. "We wanted to create a wedding band that incorporated 12 of these diamond baguettes for each month of the year."   "We are amazed at the

  • HELLO! Online chats to former MIC star Hugo Taylor

    Hugo Taylor shot to fame as one of hit reality show Made In Chelsea's original cast members before quitting the show after three series to concentrate on other projects, including a brand new sunglasses range with friend and business partner Charles Morris. In an exclusive interview with HELLO! Online, Hugo sits down to chat about his new venture, how his girlfriend Natalie has proved to be a calming influence on the former party-goer, and his plans to rejoin the reality show.   Natalie gives me lots of fashion advice… She buys me lots of clothes and vice versa – I buy her lots

  • Olympic Games 2020: pros and cons of the contending capitals

    Around 3,000 journalists from around the world are gathered in Buenos Aires as the rest of us wait for the chosen host city of the 2020 Olympic Games to be revealed on Saturday evening. The contenders? Madrid, Tokyo and Istanbul. Three very different capital cities vie for the chance to host the Summer Games where thousands of the world's top athletes will come together to compete in an array of sporting events. While they wait to find out if their destiny is to change over the next seven years, we take a look at the pros and cons of the three candidates

  • 'TOWIE is the original': Lucy Mecklenburgh chats to HELLO! Online

    In an exclusive interview with HELLO! Online, The Only Way Is Essex star Lucy Mecklenburgh has revealed that she thinks TOWIE is the "original" reality TV show. "I have seen Made In Chelsea," she said of the hit E4 show, "and it's quite good – I just think that TOWIE is the original." She also opened up about her plans, for the time being, to stay in TOWIE, the ITV2 show that rocketed her to fame. It has brought in many lucrative deals for the pretty brunette, who is currently the face of Nutra Nail Gel Perfect.   "I am staying in TOWIE," she

  • Fitness expert Jessie Pavelka gives top tips for losing weight

    Hollywood fitness guru Jessie Pavelka caused quite the frenzy when he dropped in to HELLO! Online HQ. With his boyish looks and toned physique, it's no wonder most of the female staff were falling over themselves to get a look. The 30-year-old host of Sky TV's Fat: The Fight For My Life has been in the UK helping obese Brits to change their lives for the better and now he's here to share his top weight loss and exercise tips in this exclusive interview. He also addresses 'those' Christian Grey rumours and reveals what his wife thinks about his sex symbol