• Simon Cowell admits he is 'not proud' of his affair with Lauren Silverman

    Simon Cowell has spoken for the first time about the intense media scrutiny he faced when it was first revealed he was expecting a baby with Lauren Silverman. In July last year, Simon catapulted onto the front pages with the shock news that he was having a child with the married New York socialite. The couple went on to welcome baby Eric on Valentine's Day. "I regret that part," the 54-year-old told the Mirror of the affair, which took place while Lauren was married to Simon's former friend Andrew Silverman. "But then of course you have a baby and you look

  • Peaches Geldof death: celebrities share shock and sadness

    Following the tragic news that 25-year-old mum of two young boys Peaches Geldof was found dead at her Kent home, celebrities have taken to Twitter to pay their respects and show their shock at what has been described as a "sudden death". Peaches' close friend Kelly Osbourne was among many stars to express their sadness at the loss of the model, journalist, mum and wife. As was her own mum Sharon, The Saturdays' stars Rochelle Humes and Mollie King, as well as Daisy Lowe, who opted for a symbolic emoticon over words.   Atlanta de Cadenet, Peaches Geldof and Daisy Lowe  Words seem

  • Prince George set to make debut at first ever royal engagement

    Prince George is set to make an appearance at his first ever public engagement on Wednesday as the royal tour kicks off to a flying start. In what will be the first of many more public acts to come as the third-in-line to the throne, the eight-month-old will accompany his parents Prince William and Kate Middleton to a parent and baby group at Government House, the home of the Governor-General in Wellington, New Zealand. The royal trio will meet ten families – all of which have a little baby that was born within a few weeks of little George on 22

  • Peaches Geldof death: how motherhood transformed her

    Peaches Geldof once said, marvelling about her luck at being a mother: "I honestly never thought anything in my life would ever be good." For that's how the 25-year-old daughter of Bob Geldof saw herself: blessed at having been able to create a perfect little family with second husband musician Tom Cohen. The former wild child threw herself wholeheartedly into caring for their sons Astala and Phaedra, admitting: "I'm obsessed with getting it right. I want to be a good wife, a good mother and a good person."   Peaches Geldof and her two sons Heartbreakingly, her eldest son's birthday is a matter of weeks

  • Kevin Federline become proud father-of-six as wife welcomes baby girl

    Kevin Federline and his wife Victoria Prince celebrated the arrival of a baby girl over the weekend. "Words cannot express the joy my children bring me," wrote Britney Spears' ex husband alongside a photo of an 'It's A Girl' floral arrangement.   "Words cannot express the joy my children bring me" "We are very excited to welcome the newest member of our family. I love you with all my heart @crownv_16," Kevin added, tagging Victoria. It's the second child for the couple, who were married in August 2013, but the sixth for the former backup dancer. He and Victoria have a two-year-old daughter named Jordan;

  • Peaches Geldof's sister Fifi pays tribute to 'beautiful baby sister'

    Peaches Geldof’s older sister Fifi has addressed her death via a touching photograph of them together on Instagram. The 31-year-old paid tribute to her 25-year-old sibling – who passed away on Monday - writing about how she was a striking person and won’t be erased from the memory of her loved ones. Sisters Peaches and Fifi Geldof “My beautiful baby sister... Gone but never forgotten. I love you, Peaches x,” she posted with the snap of them making funny scrunched up faces. As well as Fifi, Peaches was also sister to 23-year-old Pixie, and half-sister Tiger Lily who is fathered by late INXS frontman

  • Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz steal the show in rare red carpet appearance

    Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz delighted fans when they made a rare public appearance together on Monday. The British couple stepped out to attend The Opportunity Networks 7th Annual Night of Opportunity in New York, where they played a starring role. Daniel and Rachel were being honoured for their contribution to the Big Apple charity, which gives talented, low-income students the opportunity to study at higher education.   Dressed in a white, sleeveless, slinky little number by Narciso Rodriguez, Rachel looked the epitome of chic. The 44-year-old actress flaunted her svelte figure and toned legs as she walked up the red carpet with

  • Nicole Appleton and Liam Gallagher file for quick divorce

    Nicole Appleton and Liam Gallagher are reportedly filing for divorce on Tuesday morning. The pair's case, filed under "Appleton NM v Gallagher LJP", is the second in a list of 12 divorce hearings set to start at 10am at London's High Court. Nicole and Liam's marriage hit the rocks last July after it emerged that the former Oasis singer had fathered a love child with American journalist Liza Ghorbani.   Nicole, 39, was said to have been "devastated" when she heard the news while on holiday in Florida with her older sisters Lori, Lee and Natalie. Liam was performing at a festival in Ibiza

  • Katy Perry shows off new 'slime green' hair

    Katy Perry has dyed her hair 'slime green'. The singer updated her fans by showing off her daring new hue on Instagram. She has kept her fringe and roots her signature black but dyed the rest of her locks varying shades of green. "SLIME GREEN FOR SPRING by my bb's @neeenaboo & @brantmayfield at the @mcmillansalon," she captioned the shot.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Katy recently told E! News that she was planning the transformation. "I've wanted to go slime green for a long time," she said. "It's spring time and I think it's time to freshen up my look. I'm really excited

  • Peaches Geldof post-mortem to be held Wednesday

    Bob Geldof's daughter's post-motem will be held on Wednesday, it has been confirmed by Kent County Council. Tests will be carried outto establish what caused the tragic death of Peaches Geldof, after the mother-of-two was found dead at her home on Monday at the tender age of 25. "A decision on whether there needs to be an inquest depends upon the final results of the post mortem," the council said in a statement, adding it "could take some weeks" for the final results to emerge. Peaches Geldof has died aged 25 Early reports have confirmed that police officers found "no evidence of hard drugs, no

  • Claudia Winkleman 'to replace Bruce Forsyth' on Strictly Come Dancing

    Claudia Winkleman has been tipped to replace Sir Bruce Forsyth as a co-host of Strictly Come Dancing alongside Tess Daly. The presenter, 42, is said to be the "first choice" to replace the TV veteran after he officially quit the show on Friday.   Claudia Winkleman is rumoured to replace Bruce Forsyth "The job is Claudia's for the taking," a source told the Daily Star. "If she turns it down again the only other favourite would be Alan." The insider revealed that Tess had a different replacement in mind – her husband Vernon Kay. "For Tess, having Vern by her side would've been brilliant. She'd have

  • Oscar Pistorius trial: 'I was besotted with Reeva' says athlete as he recounts night she died

    Updated 13:14 GMT Looking slightly more composed than he did on the previous day of his murder trial, Oscar Pistorius told a court that he was "besotted" with Reeva Steenkamp. At this barrister's instruction, the Paralympian spent an hour and a half in the witness box reading out loving messages that passed between him and the model. "I was very keen on Reeva. If anything I was more keen than she was," he explained, giving the court an account of the relationship, with tears streaming down his face.   The athlete arrives to give evidence for a second day The sports star has denied killing

  • Jil Sander skirt: Get the look for less

    The Jil Sander Spring/Summer 2014 show was full of gorgeous pastels and well-fitted skirts, but it was the pale pink pencil skirt which caught the fashion pack's attention.  HELLO! Online has found a similar skirt at www.shelikes.com for £22, making it a much budget-friendlier option to the designer price of

  • Miranda Kerr on Orlando Bloom: 'I'm really lucky to have him in my life'

    Miranda Kerr is still Orlando Bloom's number one fan. The Australian model raved about her ex-husband in a new interview with Good Morning America, and said the pair couldn't be happier as they continue to co-parent son Flynn, three. "He is a great dad and I feel really lucky to have him in my life," Miranda, 30, said with a smile. "I think it's really important to have two happy parents and he is really happy and I am happy."   Miranda recently brought up the subject of happiness in an interview with British GQ. "I'm dating. I'm loving it," she said.

  • Peaches Geldof: A life in pictures

    Right from her birth, Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof seemed destined for a life in the public eye. The second daughter of Bob Geldof and Paula Yates had to overcome tragedy early on in life when she lost her mum to a heroin overdose.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY But by her own admissions becoming a wife and mother herself to her two sons Astala and Phaedra with husband Tom Cohen helped her heal the pain of her past. HELLO! Online takes a look back at the tragically short life of the outspoken journalist and model - and our former blogger  -

  • Kate requests dazzling jewels from New Zealand designers

    Scroll down to watch the video… Kate Middleton is tipped to wear dazzling jewellery by designer duo Tory & Ko during her tour of New Zealand.   Victoria Taylor and Kirstin O'Brien were asked to supply the Duchess of Cambridge with four pieces of her choice after emailing the Palace.     Talking about their interaction with the royal in a video, Kristin said, "Victoria's sister is a designer in New York who has provided dresses for the Duchess of Cambridge. "We followed up with the palace and they came back to us straight away saying 'We love your jewellery and we would love to select

  • Made in Chelsea series seven: 5 things we learnt from episode one

    The Sloane Square rahs are officially back as the seventh series of Made in Chelsea debuted on Monday night. Viewers were treated to a fresh dose of drama, awkward silences and catty exchanges, and judging by the television ratings — which pulled in a record high of 808,000 viewers — and the frantic tweeting, the show's first episode was well worth the wait. Read on to find out what we learnt from episode one...   1. There's a lot of love for Binky Twitter followers were aghast with the idea that Alex may possibly have cheated on Binky. While the blue-eyed hunk vehemently denied

  • Rachel Stevens announces baby daughter's name

    Following the birth of her baby daughter last week, Rachel Stevens has now revealed the little girl’s name. "RSHQ: Baby B has been named!! And her name is ..... Minnie! More news to follow later today at http://Rachelstevensofficial.com," tweeted Rachel late last night.   CLICK ABOVE TO ENLARGE Linking to her official website, Rachel also revealed that baby Minnie Blossom Bourne weighed 7lbs 7oz on her birth and posted an adorable snap of her family. "Introducing Miss Minnie Blossom Bourne. The pitter patter of (tiny) feet all 8 of them! Bursting with love xx", Rachel captioned the photograph.   RSHQ: Baby B has been named!! And her name

  • Jessie J says her bisexuality was 'a phase'

    Jessie J says her bisexuality was just “a phase” and she wants to marry a man now she realises she is straight. The 26-year-old singer spoke in a fresh interview about her feelings towards the opposite sex after previously insisting she was drawn to both males and females romantically. Jessie admits that although she was not bisexual after all, it doesn’t mean others are simply experimenting with same-sex relationships.   Jessie J says she is now straight “For me, it was a phase,” she told the Mirror newspaper. “But I’m not saying bisexuality is a phase for everybody. “I feel that if I

  • Jennifer Lawrence stars as bridesmaid at brother's wedding

    Jennifer Lawrence has landed yet another magazine cover, this time starring as a beautiful bridesmaid. The Hunger Games actress was featured in the special issue of Martha Stewart's Real Weddings, as part of the bridal party for her brother Blaine Lawrence's wedding to his now-wife Carson Massler. Opting for a strapless version of the J. Crew bridesmaid dresses with a sweet heart-shaped neckline, Jennifer played her most ethereal role yet. The 23-year-old stole the show in her cream, floor-length gown and perfectly side-swept pixie hair.   Jennifer on the cover of the spring issue As she stood on the edge of the group alongside

  • The Queen welcomes Irish President for historic visit

    Irish President Michael D Higgins has made an historic visit to the UK, where he was met by the British royal family including Queen Elizabeth II. This is the first visit by an Irish head of state to the UK, and follows a 2011 trip in which the Queen became the first monarch to visit the Republic of Ireland. Wearing an electric blue collarless coat and matching hat, the Queen and President Higgins looked in high spirits as they greeted one another.  SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO    CLICK ABOVE FOR GALLERY   Joining the Queen was the Duke of Edinburgh, as President Higgins wife Sabina was by his side

  • Benedict Cumberbatch to star in BBC's Richard III

    Benedict Cumberbatch has just been announced as the man who will play Richard III in the BBC’s new drama making up the second in the series of their Shakespeare’s History Plays. Sam Mendes is one of the producers with Dominic directing for the first time on the small screen and the 37-year-old actor can’t wait to get stuck into the job.   Benedict Cumberbatch will play Richard III “I can’t wait to work with [director] Dominic Cooke again to bring this complex, funny and dangerous character to life,” he told The Telegraph. And it’s no wonder the star has caused such a frenzy on

  • Erin O'Connor shows off large baby bump on red carpet

    Erin O'Connor proudly showed off her growing baby bump as she attended a fashion event in London. The 36-year-old pregnant model was pictured affectionately cradling her bump as she posed for photographs before entering the Jean Paul Gaultier show. Dressed in an orange and blue checked shirt and billowing black trousers, Erin laid a hand protectively on her growing stomach. She wrapped up warm with a black coat and completed her edgy look with a leather head band and striking gold necklace with a pendant of an eye.   Once inside the Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: from the Sidewalk to the

  • London's Andaz Liverpool Street: Where Lady Gaga and Beyonce get their taste of luxury

    If you’ve ever wanted to sample the lifestyle of your favourite star, look no further than the Andaz hotel in London’s Liverpool Street. Lady Gaga has done a photoshoot in the secret room – which served as a Masonic Temple in the past – and Beyoncé Knowles has graced the accommodation’s firm beds when she came to the capital city with her tour. And so what better way to really live it up like a celebrity than drink their favourite beverage… champagne? CLICK IMAGE TO VIEW GALLERY: Lady Gaga has done a photoshoot here Andaz Liverpool Street has teamed up with Veuve Cliquot

  • Kate Middleton has surprising fans in Anne Hathaway and Katie Hopkins

    Anne Hathaway has revealed her favourite royal is the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, because she makes her happy. Having starred as a princess herself in The Princess Diaries, Oscar winner Anne was asked by a six-year-old fan who her favourite princess was. Anne first told the little girl that she was her favourite princess before adding: "My favourite princess is Kate Middleton, but she's a duchess. She's a princess too, right? I'll go with Kate Middleton."   When pressed further, Anne admitted that she thinks that the Duchess of Cambridge, who is currently on tour in New Zealand with her husband Prince William

  • Prince William and Kate Middleton's secret first night cottage

    Prince William and Kate Middleton have arrived in New Zealand at the start of their three week tour of New Zealand and Australia - but for their first night in the southern hemisphere, the pair did not stay at Government House, home to New Zealand’s Governor General Sir Jerry Mateparae. Instead, the couple and their nearly nine-month-old son Prince George recovered from jet lag at Wharekauhau Lodge in Palliser, a £480-a-night cottage which is situated an hour and a half from Wellington. CLICK THROUGH FOR A GALLERY OF WHAREKAUHAU LODGE CLICK THROUGH FOR GALLERY The five star resort comprises of 13 cottages and the