• Traditional Christmas recipes

    These showstopping traditional Christmas recipes are simple yet impressive. From roast turkey and all the trimmings to sweet festive treats, we've got your menu for 25 December sorted. Click on photo below for recipe gallery.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR

  • The most talked-about hairstyles of 2013

    Whose hairstyle did you love or hate this year? Celebrities are forever changing their look and HELLO! Online has picked the most talked-about hairstyles of 2013. Click on the photo to see who made the cut.

  • Khloé Kardashian posts 'heartbreaking' Twitter message as divorce settlement is revealed

    It has been less than a week since Khloé Kardashian filed for divorce from Lamar Odom, and she is clearly in pain following the breakdown of her four-year marriage. The reality star posted a heartfelt message on Twitter in Wednesday to address recent speculation that she has rebounded into the arms of baseball star Matt Kemp.   "This, in and of itself, is heart-breaking and torture to my soul," Khloé, 29, wrote. "Please, I don't need the extra rumours and BS right now." Her plea came after she was spotted out with the 29-year-old LA Dodgers star - although a source confirmed to

  • Miley Cyrus and Kellan Lutz spark romance reports after sharing private jet

    When Miley Cyrus recently said "I just feel I can actually be happy", was a new romance responsible for her sunny frame of mind? The pop rebel has been romantically linked to Twilight star Kellan Lutz after the pair were spotted exiting the same private jet. The pair touched down in Miami together on December 18, though took care to ensure they weren't pictured together – leaving the plane at different times.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Miley recently started following Kellan on Twitter, and the pair were both at the Jingle Ball in New York at the weekend. There has been

  • The Saturdays break with tradition to celebrate Christmas 'sushi style'

    The Saturdays broke with tradition to celebrate the festive season on Wednesday, posting a picture of themselves having dinner at Berkeley Street sushi restaurant, Nobu. "Looking forward to our @Thesaturdays Christmas gathering this evening.... Sushi style lol X," wrote Una Foden on Twitter. "Me tooo," replied Rochelle Humes. "We are so traditional ha."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Two members of the five-piece band seemed particularly happy to be reunited at the dinner. "Molluna are back!" Tweeted mum-of-one Una with a picture herself and Mollie King. "I love you Mrs Foden," replied Mollie. "Too too much."   For the Christmas outing Una wore a black fur-lined coat

  • Happy Christmas! Prince Charles and Camilla send seasonal greetings

    Their joie de vivre is one of Prince Charles and Camilla’s most endearing and infectious qualities – and it has been perfectly captured in an image chosen for the couple's official Christmas card. Prince Charles and Camilla: How love finally triumphed The photograph, taken by Stephen Lock in June, shows Charles and Camilla sharing a joke while attending Royal Ascot.   The smiling Duchess is dressed in an elegant Anna Valentine pansy print chiffon dress with a peppermint green silk coat, and holding a silk clutch bag, by the same designer. Her husband, pictured as he turns to face Camilla, looks smart in an

  • Queen Rania shares personal family photos on newly created Instagram account

    Queen Rania of Jordan has set up an Instagram account, giving her scores of fans a rare insight into her family's personal life. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY "Relaxing to her tunes after a long day at work," wrote Rania along with a picture of one of her two daughters, Iman and Salma, playing the guitar. "#guitar #music #Amman #Jordan."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY "He's home for the holidays... Finally!" she chose as the heartfelt caption to accompany a picture of herself standing between her two sons Prince Hashem,8, and 19-year-old Prince Hussein, who is currently studying at Georgetown University

  • Paul Walker's sports car shop expected to close down

    The car shop owned by Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas is expected to close down, following the tragic death of the two men last month. Always Evolving – the performance and racing shop in California aptly named after Paul's race team – holds an impressive sports car collection in its warehouse area. The dozens and dozens of privately owned cars, including Saleen Foxbodies, Mustangs and BMWs, will be auctioned off, according to TMZ. The publication added that the shop will shut for good in the next few weeks and staff are already looking for new jobs.   Paul Walker While a core

  • Elegant Adele makes rare public appearance to receive MBE

    Since becoming a mum in October last year, Adele has chosen to stay away from the spotlight. She made a rare public appearance this week though, to receive an MBE for her services to the music industry. The 25-year-old was given the honour by Prince Charles during an investiture service at Buckingham Palace. She smiled as she spent a few moments talking to the Prince after being awarded the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.   Adele looked elegant for her Palace outing in a jacquard swing coat dress, her hair swept up into a beehive. The honour is another 2013 accolade

  • Throwback Thursday: Kate Winslet's changing style

    Kate Winslet is the archetypal English rose. But it's not just her beauty that has made her a superstar, the Oscar-winner is one of Hollywood's most talented leading ladies, excelling in whichever role she turns her hand to. Click on the photo to see Kate over the years She has proven to be a breath of fresh air away from the cameras too. Kate is a poster girl for real women, speaking out against super-skinny stars and openly criticising a 2003 GQ cover in which she had been digitally slimmed. Her private life has also been the subject of great interest. She

  • 'Thrilled' Busted star Matt Willis joins EastEnders

    Matt Willis is heading to Albert Square. The former Busted star has been cast in EastEnders in the role of Stacey Branning's new boyfriend. The actor and singer will join the BBC soap for a short stint as newcomer Luke, and will film his first scenes this week.   Luke is described as an ambitious young man who is deeply in love with Stacey (Lacey Turner). He is working hard in the city, determined to build a secure life for himself and his family. But Stacey hasn't been entirely honest with Luke since they became romantically involved – and it won't be plain

  • Defiant Tulisa appears in court to deny drug charges

    Tulisa Contostavlos remained defiant as she appeared in court on Thursday on drug charges. The 25-year-old denied being involved in the supply of class A drugs as she appeared at Westminster Magistrates Court. Musician Michael Coombs, 35, who also uses the name Mike GLC, pleaded not guilty to the same charge. Former X Factor judge Tulisa cut a sombre figure as she arrived to enter her plea, dressed all in black.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Immediately after her court appearance, she stopped in the foyer to greet and hug fans before composing herself to face the cameras outside. Her lawyer then read out a

  • Gad Elmaleh thanks fans for 'kind messages'

    Charlotte Casiraghi's boyfriend Gad Elmaleh has thanked fans for their messages of congratulations, following the birth of the couple's adorable baby boy, Raphaël. "Thanks to everyone for you kind messages," he tweeted in French. "Very touched".   This is the French comedian's second child, as he is already father to a 12-year-old son named Noé from his relationship with French actress Anne Brochet, but Gad has expressed his excitement at Charlotte becoming a first-time mother. He has described 27-year-old girlfriend as "generous and loving", and said that she would be "the best mother in the world".   Raphaël's birth was announced by the president of

  • Sugar roasted squash with bacon

    A sumptuous dinner party winner from the new Tate & Lyle Golden & Brown Sugar 30 Best Loved Recipes book.  Preparation time 15 mins Cooking time 50 mins Serves 4 Ingredients 1 butternut squash, unpeeled, halved, seeded and cut into chunks 2 red onions, peeled and cut into wedges 3tbsp extra virgin olive oil 2 pinches ground cinnamon Salt and pepper, to season 50g hazelnuts, roughly chopped Pinch of cayenne pepper 1tbsp Tate & Lyle Demerara Sugar 200g unsmoked bacon, cut into cubes or lardons Method 1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas Mark 6. Put the squash and onions into a baking tray. Drizzle with olive oil, sprinkle with a little cinnamon and season

  • Pan fried garlic brussel sprouts with bacon and chestnuts

    Serves 8 Ingredients 700g Brussels sprouts 250 g cubed lardons/bacon cut into cubes 1tbsp Very Lazy Garlic (chopped or paste) 350g cooked chestnuts (vacuum packed) Method 1. Trim the ends of the Brussels sprouts and cut each one in half. 2. Place in a pan of boiling water and simmer for 2 minutes. Drain, refresh under cold water and leave to drain until needed. (this can be done a day in advance). 3. Place the bacon in a large frying pan and gently fry until the fat has melted and they are just going crisp. 4. Add the garlic, brussels sprouts and chestnuts and cook until warm. Serve

  • Piccolo parsnip, sage and hazelnut dauphinoise

    Serves 4 Ingredients 650g Piccolo parsnips, washed and trimmed 25g butter for greasing 590ml whipping cream 2 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed 2 tbsp sage leaves, chopped 100g roasted hazelnuts, roughly chopped Sea salt and black pepper Sage leaves, to garnish Preheat oven to 180°C/350°F/Gas 4 Method Cut the Piccolo in half lengthways. Lightly butter a gratin dish. Put the Piccolo, cream and garlic in a saucepan and bring gently to the boil, season the cream well and simmer for 3 minutes. Layer the parsnips with the sage leaves and hazelnuts, season each layer. Pour over the cream. Cover with a buttered foil and bake 45-50 in the oven or until just

  • Roast potatoes, parsnips and shallots with pancetta and bay leaves

    Preparation time 10 minutes Cooking time 1 ½ hours Ingredients 1.5kg Potatoes, medium sized, peeled 900g parsnips, medium sized, peeled 2 tbsp plain flour 1 tbsp fresh thyme, chopped, plus a few sprigs 6-8 tbsp rapeseed oil 12 shallots, peeled 200g pancetta, roughly chopped 6 whole bay leaves Sea salt and black pepper Method Preheat oven to 200°C/Gas 6 Cut any large potatoes in half and all of the parsnips in half lengthways, cook the potatoes in boiling salted water for 8 minutes or until par-boiled. Meanwhile cook the parsnips in the same way in another pan for 4 minutes. Drain the potatoes well then return to the pan and cover, shake the

  • Norwegian salmon, fennel and pearled spelt salad

    Ingredients 400g of cooked Norwegian salmon 200g pearled spelt 1 large or 2 smaller fennels 1 large bunch of radishes 1 handful of cooked green beans 1 tsp of horseradish sauce 1 tsp of mustard Zest and juice of 1 lemon 100ml tbsp vegetable oil such as rapeseed or olive Method Season the Norwegian salmon generously with salt and pepper and roast in the oven at 200°C for 20 minutes or until the salmon is cooked through. Sprinkle with the juice and zest of a lemon and set aside to cool. Follow the cooking instructions on the pearled spelt packet, making sure to season the water with a spoonful of salt. Cook

  • Smoked salmon on rye bread with avocado and peas

    When you’re after something filling and wholesome, eat like a Scandinavian and opt for an open-sandwich for your lunch or afternoon snack. This delicious, easy dish is packed full of nutrients and can be rustled up in no time. Serves 2 Ingredients 4 slices of Norwegian smoked salmon 1 handful of freshly shelled peas 1 shallot, finely chopped Juice and zest of 1 unwaxed lemon 2 tbsp of oil 1 avocado 2 slices of rye bread Salt & pepper Method Place the shelled peas in a bowl and add the finely chopped shallot. Mix together the lemon zest and oil and season to taste with a little salt and pepper. Toss the