• Charisma and cosiness: How 'This Morning' hosts Richard, Judy and co charmed a nation

    In 1988, on the set of a new daytime programme called This Morning a boyishly handsome presenter sat in a Liverpool dockside Studio and announced: "I am Richard Madeley and this is my wife Judy Finnigan". The couple didn't know it yet and neither did their audience, but they were creating TV history. A key ingredient in the success of show which celebrates 25 years in October, was undoubtedly the hosts.     CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY They had to be warm yet ask difficult questions and switch effortlessly from harrowing human dramas to light fluffy topics. On screen they acted like any

  • In pictures: how Michelle and Barack Obama made it to their 21st anniversary

    As Michelle Obama celebrates her 21st anniversary to Barack Obama on October 3, it's interesting to consider some relationship advice she gave to young girls in a US magazine a few years ago. "Cute is good. But cute only lasts for so long, and then it's, 'Who are you as a person?'," she advised."Don't look at the bank book or the title. Look at the heart. Look at the soul."   Barack gives his First Lady some TLC and his jacket in the lift on the way down to Inauguration Gala of 2009 CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The US First Lady added: "When

  • Sinitta takes to Twitter to 'set a few things straight' about reports she terminated Simon Cowell's baby

    A week after she broke her silence to exclusively open up to HELLO! about her true feelings regarding her former lover Simon Cowell's impending fatherhood, Eighties pop star Sinitta has hit the headlines again after taking to Twitter to address shock claims that she terminated a pregnancy some years ago after discovering she was expecting the X Factor supremo's child. Tweeting on Friday night that she needed to "set a few things straight", the So Macho singer claimed she had been prevented from "defending" herself, but did not deny the reports.       CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "Last weekend a few of the

  • Chic in jeans: off-duty princesses

    Nothing turns heads like a bespoke designer gown, but Europe's young royal set know that the key to looking chic while they're off duty is a pair of form-fitting jeans. Crown Princess Letizia of Spain won praise for her laidback outfit last week when she visited her father-in-law King Juan Carlos in hospital and Kate Middleton is often spotted sporting jeans for more casual engagements and running errands. HELLO! Online takes a look at the European princesses channelling off-duty chic.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • Molly Sims 'didn't realise' her son was playing with Harper Beckham

    Harper Beckham is undoubtedly one of the most photographed little girls on the planet. But When Molly Sims came face-to-face with Victoria and David Beckham's little girl, the Sports Illustrated model was completely oblivious. Until she spotted the cute toddler's famous father, that is.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Much was made of the fact that Molly's little son Brooks had a VIP play date with Harper on 10 September, when the two little ones were pictures at a park with Molly and the footballer. At first, though, Molly didn't click as to who her little boy had struck up a friendship with

  • Pretty in pink: the beauty trend du jour

    Scroll down to see HELLO! Online's top pink lipsticks picks... Princess Charlene of Monaco added a pop of colour to her black outfit with bright pink lips as she attended the Akris fashion show at Paris Fashion Week earlier this month.   CLICK ON THE PHOTO TO SEE THE FULL GALLERY The blonde beauty isn't the only famous face to tap into the trend — Aishwayra Rai, Charlotte Casiraghi and Karolina Kurkova are just a few of the high profile names to try out the daring beauty look.   If you want to give it a go, here are HELLO! Online's top five pink lipstick

  • Kim Kardashian arrives home to baby North after whirlwind Paris Fashion Week trip

    After a whirlwind trip to Paris Fashion Week accompanied by her rapper beau Kanye West, Kim Kardashian arrived at LAX International Airport, Los Angeles on Wednesday. Dressed in a luxury camel-coloured coat, casual white top and black leggings and brown suede boots, Kim held Kanye's hand as the couple made their way out of the airport. No doubt the new mum will have already united with her baby daughter North West, who stayed at home – making it the first time mum and daughter have been separated since the three-month-old’s birth in June.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Keeping her baby close

  • Final coroner's report confirms Cory Monteith died of heroin and alcohol mix

    A coroner's final report has confirmed that Glee star Cory Monteith died from using intravenous heroin combined with alcohol. The document, which was released on Wednesday, revealed that investigators found evidence of drug use as well as two empty champagne bottles in the hotel room where the actor was found. Cory had checked into the Vancouver Fairmonth Pacific Rim Hotel on 6 July, and when he didn't check out as expected on 13 July, hotel staff entered his room and found him unresponsive on the floor.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Hotel footage showed him returning alone to his room at 2.16am on

  • Michael Jackson's mother loses negligence case against AEG Live

    Michael Jackson's family have lost their lawsuit against AEG Live, the promoter of singer's comeback concerts, which claimed that they were guilty of negligence. On Wednesday a US jury rejected Katherine Jackson's claim that AEG should not have hired Conrad Murray, the physician who was charged with involuntary manslaughter, as singer's personal physician. Katherine attempted to hold AEG responsible for Michel's death by arguing that they hired Dr Murray without considering whether he was fit for the job, a claim that AEG denied.   Katherine Jackson The jury concluded that the doctor was not unfit for the position and that the company had not been negligent in hiring him. Dr Murray was

  • Miranda Kerr wows Paris fashion pack with 14 different outfits

    Model Miranda Kerr wore an impressive 14 outfits during just five days at Paris Fashion Week. The former Victoria's Secret angel turned the streets of Paris into her very own catwalk, strutting through the city in an array of headturning ensembles. The most eye-catching outfit was the plunging white dress that she wore to the Stella McCartney show. Other notable outfits included a grey cape, thigh-high boots and a head-to-toe Chanel ensemble. Click on the photo for the full gallery of Miranda's PFW

  • Lucy Mecklenburgh overcomes her jet lag to attend the Inspiration Awards for Women

    Lucy Mecklenburgh overcame her jet lag on Wednesday night to attend the Inspiration Awards for Women event just hours after jetting in from Las Vegas. The TOWIE star turned heads in a striking red jumpsuit, towering black heels and wore her long brunette hair in lose curls around her shoulders for event which was held at Cadogan Hall in London. "Can't believe we have only been back in England for a few hours and me and @fernemccann are getting ready to go out!!!! #Hardcore #Jetlag," tweeted the reality TV star.   "Just got back from Vegas," added Lucy. "But off out to help recognise the UK's most inspirational women

  • Samantha Cameron wows in £42 ASOS dress

    Samantha Cameron got fashion fans talking as she stepped out on Wednesday wearing a £42 ASOS dress. The First Lady looked typically fashion forward in the knee-length teal shift with a gathered neckline, all while supporting British fashion. Samantha further shocked her fashion following by pairing the high street dress with an designer belt with a price tag of £196.     CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE     The slim black embossed, mock-croc belt is by British designer Emilia Wickstead, one of Kate Middleton's favourite designers. Samantha finished the outfit off with a Crombie-style black coa from Swedish retailer Cos. The wife of David Cameron was attending the

  • Miley Cyrus's mother Tish insists she is a hands-on mum

    Miley Cyrus' mum Tish has a clear message for any critics who say she should be keeping a tighter control over her pop star daughter. "Anyone that’s ever said, 'Where's her mother?' the answer is 'right beside her,'" says Tish – aka Leticia Jean. "Through good, through bad, through arguments, through crying, through I don't care what – right there."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Tish, who is also her daughter's manager, made the comments in MTV documentary Miley: The Movement which aired in the US on 2 October. It followed the Wrecking Ball singer for four months leading up to and after her

  • Exclusive: Myleene Klass speaks to HELLO! Online at the Classic Brit Awards

    Myleene Klass spoke exclusively to HELLO! Online as she arrived to present the Classic Brit Awards sponsored by Mastercard and official watch and time keeper Raymond Weil.on Wednesday night. The stylish singer and pianist told HELLO! that she had taken her two excited daughters, Ava and Hero, backstage to meet the evening's stars. "I took my little girls to Hans Zimmer's dressing room to meet him, because they wanted to talk about Pirates of the Caribbean," said Myleene. "So they went in and Hero, I can't believe she did it, ran straight for the fruit bowl grabbed it and sat on his sofa."   Myleene Klass CLICK ON

  • Amanda Bynes' mother speaks out in show of love and support of her daughter

    Amanda Bynes' mother has spoken out about her troubled daughter for the first time. In a show of love and support for her Disney actress daughter, Lynn Organ told People magazine, "Both my husband and I love Amanda very much and we know that she will get through this situation." She made clear that her family's focus is on her daughter, who is currently in a treatment facility in Malibu, and keeping her out of the spotlight as much as possible.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY "Please know that neither myself or other family members have ever released any information regarding her

  • 'Somebody told me I was fat': Jennifer Lawrence on defying her Hollywood critics

    Today Jennifer Lawrence is the toast of Hollywood - but there was a time when the film industry wasn't so gracious towards the young actress. In a new interview with Harper's Bazaar, the endearingly candid Oscar winner has opened up on the pressures she faced to lose weight at the start of her career. The 23-year-old has revealed that she was told she was "fat" and advised to slim down. "It was just the kind of s**t that actress have to go through. Somebody told me I was fat, that I was going to get fired if I didn’t lose a certain

  • Classic Brits 2013: inside the £900 goodie bag the stars took home

    Celebrities at the Classical Brit Awards, including Myleene Klass, Samantha Barks and Hayley Westenra, each took home a luxury goodie bag worth around £900.   The goodie bags, which were given to winners, presenters and performers who toook part in Wednesday night's ceremony, were put together by celebrity gifting experts Pandora's Lounge.Presenters and performers also received gifts by Raymond Weil, the event's official watch and time keeper.   The handpicked products inside the goodie bag included beautiful sterling silver jewellery from new British brand Bouton and a home diffuser set by Amara.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY   Classical Brit stars also took home Musical Fidelity's

  • Happy birthday This Morning! Hit show celebrates 25th anniversary

    It was a celebration befitting a beloved British show. Twenty five years after This Morning was first broadcast, a very special episode aired to celebrate its anniversary. Hosts Phillip Schofield, Holly Willoughby, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford were joined by the original presenters Richard Madeley and Judy Finnegan for the big live event, which was filmed from the show’s first home on Liverpool’s Albert Dock.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Sadly missing from the reunion was Fern Britton, who hosted the show from 1999 until 2009. The beloved star had to miss out on the celebrations because of prior work commitments, but she

  • 'The right time to come home': Coleen Nolan announces return to Loose Women

    Three months after the death of her beloved sister, Coleen Nolan has decided to return to her role on Loose Women. The star has confirmed that she is ready to rejoin the panel of the ITV show, alongside another familiar face, Kaye Adams. "I can't wait to see the other girls and get back behind that famous desk," Coleen told HELLO! Online. "I'm a bit nervous because it's been nearly three years since I've done it, but I'm really excited too!"   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Coleen – whose older sister Bernie Nolan tragically lost her long battle with cancer in July

  • Lady in red: Millie Mackintosh is air hostess for a day

    Millie Mackintosh glammed up and donned an air hostess uniform at airline Virgin Atlantic's exclusive lounge on Thursday. Sporting the company's trademark red and tipping a captain's hat, Millie looked quite the part as she posed with the Virgin crew. Completing her look was Virgin Red lipstick and a high chignon.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The newlywed was helping the company celebrate the launch of their UK domestic service. Millie took to Instagram to share a pic of her new look. "Just opened virginatlatic #LittleRedWorld in #manchester loved being part of the crew for the day!" she wrote alongside the snap. The former

  • Cinnamon basil and pumpkin soup

    Prep time 10 minutes Cook time 15 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients 1 tbsp oil 1 onion, chopped 1 butternut squash, peeled, deseeded and diced (1kg) 800ml vegetable stock 1 pot Cinnamon Basil – available from selected Waitrose stores in October only 195g can sweetcorn, drained 25g pumpkin seeds, toasted Method 1) Heat the oil in a large saucepan and fry the onion for 3-4 minutes. Add the squash and stock. Bring to the boil, covered and simmer for 10-15 minutes until tender. Add half the cinnamon basil leaves and puree with a hand held blender. 2) Shred the remaining cinnamon basil leaves and add to the soup with the sweetcorn and heat

  • One Direction fragrance is 'fastest-selling scent ever'

    The One Direction boys have another record-breaking achievement under their belt – their fragrance Our Moment has been named by The Perfume Shop as their fastest ever selling scent. "Our Moment has outsold any other fragrance based on first week sales alone," said Michelle D'vaz, the Marketing Manager of The Perfume Shop.   The retailer has recruited more staff to help cope with demand for the perfume. The retailer has reported that it has been selling one bottle of the perfume per minute and that deliveries to their 258 stores have tripled. They've even had to recruit more staff to cope with

  • Exclusive: Bros star Matt Goss addresses reunion rumours and confesses he's still looking for 'the one'

    Singer Matt Goss, one third of 1980s hit band Bros, chats to HELLO! about the possibility of a reunion with his brothers if someone "made the right offer", why he'd love to be a reality television show judge and confesses that he is still waiting for that special someone to start a family with. The Lewisham-born singer also tells us about his latest projects and what he misses most about home. He's back from LA to promote his latest album, Life You Imagine and perform a string of intimate concerts at the Café De Paris in Leicester Square.   Is there any truth

  • Anastacia on her double mastectomy: 'It was worth the struggle'

    Pop singer Anastacia has revealed that the double mastectomy she had after being diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time was worth it in the end. "Any journey down that road is not easy for a female, period," she said. "But you just gotta do what you gotta do, and I'm cancer free forever – breast cancer free, at least, and that has been all worth the struggle."   The I'm Outta Love singer said she prepared herself for potentially having to undergo the procedure after she was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003. "I had already thought, on my first go-around

  • Taylor Swift and Kelly Osbourne enjoy a spot of home baking

    Taylor Swift and Kelly Osbourne took a break from their glamorous day jobs to enjoy a spot of good old fashioned baking on Wednesday night. The duo spent an evening in the kitchen cooking a batch of peppermint chocolate cookies and although they might have been too good to literally share with fans, they made up for it by posting plenty of snaps of their baked goods on Instagram so that followers could have a slice of the action.   Wearing matching 50s glam red and white pinnies and bright scarlet lipstick, the pair posed for pictures in the kitchen while they