• Duchess Kate's 2013 highlights

    Kate Middleton has had an amazing year — click on photo below for gallery. From January to July royal watchers saw the radiant Duchess blossom as her baby bump grew, while fashion fans constantly marvelled at her fabulous maternity fashion. In July, the media spent weeks outside the Lindo Wing waiting for news of the arrival of William and Kate's baby. Prince George was born on 23 July and the couple emerged a day later beaming as they introduced their delicate bundle of joy to the world.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   After a quiet summer, the 31-year-old made a gradual return to

  • Michael Schumacher shows 'some improvement' after second operation

    Michael Schumacher's doctors say he is showing "some improvement" after undergoing a second operation for the severe head injuries he suffered in a skiing accident The retired racing driver's medical team performed the operation on Monday night which they said helped them to "control the situation". Meanwhile his family are keeping a bedside vigil at the French hospital where he is "fighting for his life" after hitting his head on a rock while skiing off-piste with his teenage son.   The Formula One champion's wife Corinna, daughter Gina Maria and son Mick are in a state of shock at the Grenoble hospital. "The family is

  • Katherine Jenkins leads New Year's Honours List

    Welsh diva Katherine Jenkins has said she is "incredibly humbled" to be made an OBE in the New Year's Honours List. The 32-year-old songstress led a group of cast of prominent women including actresses Penelope Keith and Angela Lansbury who become Dames and the star of the Oxo adverts, Lynda Bellingham who has also been awarded an OBE. Click on the picture for full gallery of recipients.   Meanwhile, Gavin and Stacey comedy writer and actress Ruth Jones described her MBE as "proper tidy". Katherine's honour is partly in recognition of her charity work. Aside from selling million of albums worldwide, the Neath-born soprano

  • Jimi Mistry weds Flavia Cacace

    Congratulations are in order for Strictly Come Dancing lovebirds Jimi Mistry and Flavia Cacace after they married in a romantic Christmas ceremony. The Coronation Street actor fell for Flavia, a professional dancer with the show, when they were paired together in 2010. On Sunday the newlyweds tweeted a beautiful photo of their special day at London's St Pancras Renaissance Hotel.   Flavia, 34, tweeted: "Had the most amazing day with family & friends @StPancrasRen xxx." She also signalled a change of surname on the social networking site to Cacace-Mistry. Her Strictly colleague Kristina Rihannof posted: "Congratulations guys,", while former judge Arlene Philipps told her

  • Andy Murray teased about proposing to Kim Sears

    Wimbledon champion Andy Murray proved a good sport when he took part in a Twitter Q and A with fans and the question of marriage to his sweetheart Kim Sears came up. Former professional Darren Cahill asked him: "When are you going to man up and pop the question to that beautiful girlfriend of yours," adding the hashtag: "#Beforeshecomestohersenses".   The Scottish ace replied: "Don't start!". The 26-year-old has previously talked about wanting to start a family with Kim and also sung her praises in a new book about his life and career. Andy wrote: "You're in these huge cities meeting new people