• Kate Middleton pays poignant tribute to people of Christchurch as she joins Prince William for official visit

    Christchurch gave Prince William and Kate Middleton the warmest of welcomes as they arrived in the city on the next stop of their royal tour. Flags and cheering crowds greeted the couple as they alighted from their car outside the Christchurch City Council building, where they were formally welcomed to Christchurch by Mayor Lianne Dalziel and elder members of the Ngai Tahu tribe.   The Duchess of Cambridge made another flawless appearance as she joined her husband William on Worcester Boulevard. The 32-year-old chose a red Luisa Spagnoli suit cinched in at the waist by a black belt — the official colours

  • Prince William and Kate charm crowds in Christchurch

    Amid the excitement of the royal visit, there was a moment of quiet contemplation as Prince William and Kate Middleton remembered the 185 people who died in the Christchurch earthquake in February 2011. The royal couple stood with their heads bent as they visited the CTV Building memorial, and each laid a stone as a tribute to the Christchurch victims. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The site, the headquarters of Canterbury Television, became one of the symbols of the earthquake — 115 people, more than half the earthquakes' total casualties lost their lives then the building collapsed. CLICK ON PHOTO TO SEE FULL GALLERY   The

  • Kate Middleton proves a natural as she shows off her cricket skills in Christchurch

    Kate Middleton stepped up to the crease and showed off her cricket skills during the royal couple's visit to Christchurch. Still wearing her heels and her fitted red suit, the smiling Duchess took hold of a yellow cricket bat and stood in front of the wickets to go head-to-head with her husband Prince William, who tried his hand at bowling. CLICK ON PHOTO TO VIEW FULL GALLERY   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY It was, perhaps, a chance for William to steal a victory following his defeat to Kate in a yacht racing contest in Auckland on Friday. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Certainly he seemed a

  • Michael Schumacher 'showing small signs of progress' and has 'moments when he is conscious'

    Michael Schumacher has started "showing small signs of progress" as he continues to recover from devastating brain injuries following a skiing accident. "There are short moments of consciousness and he is showing small signs of progress," his manager Sabine Kehm told German broadcaster ARD. "There are moments when he is awake and moments when he is conscious.   Michael's manager Sabine Kehm said that the former formula 1 driver is "showing small signs of progress" "Of course, I am not a doctor, but medically there is a distinction between being awake and being conscious, the latter meaning there is an ability to interact with

  • David Cameron and wife Samantha's sun-soaked Easter holiday on Spanish island Lanzarote

    David Cameron and his wife Samantha have chosen Spanish island Lanzarote for their family Easter holiday. The Prime Minister, 47, is spending the break in a low-key resort in Playa Blanca on the southern tip of the island with his wife Samantha and their three children Nancy, Arthur and Florence. With temperatures of 22°C and white sand beaches at their fingertips, the couple look to be getting into sunny holiday mode, as they were pictured sipping coffee on a cafe terrace by the beach in the popular resort of Teguise, which was once the capital of the island.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY David,

  • Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman remembered at star-studded MTV Awards

    Hollywood paid tribute to two of its brightest stars at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday as Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman were remembered. Jordana Brewster, Paul's Fast & Furious co-star, shared some heartfelt words about the handsome actor, which were followed by a touching montage of his previous roles.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY "This past November, tragedy struck when Paul Walker's life shockingly ended. The immense outpouring of grief around the world was a reflection of the kind of man Paul was," Jordana began by saying. "He was so, so special. I was lucky enough to work with him

  • Coachella 2014: Beyoncé's surprise appearance, plus highlights

    Beyoncé Knowles made a surprise appearance at Coachella Music Festival 2014, joining her younger sister Solange on stage for the event’s first weekend. The star tried not to steal her singer sister’s thunder though by sticking to a dance routine instead of teaming up with her for vocals, but she didn’t fail to keep crowds entertained with her presence alone. Her unannounced arrival had fans in shock as the 32-year-old shimmied to Solange’s Losing You song and also partied at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. CLICK ON IMAGES TO VIEW COACHELLA GALLERY: Beyonce and Solange Knowles at Coachella Her 44-year-old husband

  • See all of stylish Kate's recycled outfits

    Click on the photo below to see all of Kate's recycled outfits... The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, continued her royal tour style parade in New Zealand in a scarlet Luisa Spagnoli suit. Fashion fans were quick to notice that the royal has worn the striking number several times before, including a visit to St Andrews three years ago.   The royal is well known for wearing her purchases over and over again. She demonstrated this during her tour when she stepped out for a boat race in Auckland wearing Stuart Weitzman cork and suede wedges and navy skinny jeans that have become

  • Grumpy Cat wears Pharrell's Vivienne Westwood hat on MTV Movie Awards red carpet

    The Grumpy Cat delighted her fans by walking the MTV Movie Awards wearing a miniature version of Pharrell's now iconic Grammy hat. Famous for her moody frown, all eyes were on the Internet's favourite feline as she worked the red carpet in the camel-coloured Vivienne Westwood chapeau carefully balanced on one of her ears.   She was held by her owner Tabatha Bundesen and the pair rubbed shoulders with the likes of Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield, Johnny Depp and Cameron Diaz, who all attended the awards ceremony. Host Conan O'Brien mentioned the Grumpy Cat during his opening monologue. "Why does Grumpy Cat have a

  • Lily Allen 'nearly died' after devastating miscarriage trauma

    Lily Allen has revealed that she nearly died after losing her first child with husband Sam Cooper in 2010. The 28-year-old star spoke with heartbreaking honesty about the the miscarriage she endured when she was six months pregnant, and her subsequent battle with septicemia.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE "It was horrendous and something I would not wish on my worst enemy," Lily told The Sun on Sunday. "It's something that I still haven't dealt with, I never will get over it. "…I held my child and it was really horrific and painful — one of the hardest things that can happen to

  • Grace Kelly's wedding dress inspires Marchesa's new collection

    When Grace Kelly walked down the aisle to marry Prince Rainier III of Monaco, the blonde beauty captivated audiences with her show-stopping wedding dress. The gown, designed by Helen Rose of MGM, was the epitome of romance and instantly transformed the Hollywood star into real-life European royalty. Nearly 60 years on, Grace's dress still serves as inspiration for fashion houses, from Alexander McQueen who created Kate Middleton's gown to the latest designer — Marchesa.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY OF DRESSES  The celebrity-loved brand — a favourite with stars such as Olivia Wilde, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Richie and Jamie Chung — has just unveiled

  • Laurence Olivier Awards: The Bodyguard's Beverly Knight and Alexandra Burke unite - VIDEO

    Beverly Knight was proud to pass on her The Bodyguard musical duties to X Factor 2008 winner Alexandra Burke on Sunday, as she graced the red carpet for the Laurence Olivier Awards. The singer spoke to HELLO! Online before the ceremony, sharing her excitement for handing over the torch in June as she says goodbye to the character of Rachel Marron. Representing the production, made popular by the Whitney Houston movie, the stars were joined by Gok Wan at the event in London. CLICK PICTURES TO VIEW OLIVIERS GALLERY: Alexandra Burke will star in The Bodyguard from June This year's Olivier Awards took place

  • Rebecca Ferguson announces her third pregnancy

    Former X Factor contestant Rebecca Ferguson has announced she is pregnant with her third child. The I Hope singer thanked God for her news, tweeting late on Sunday night. "Yes I am having a new lovely baby children are such a blessing and I'm grateful to god for my new little gift xx" Rebecca tweeted to her over 800,000 followers.   Rebecca Ferguson She included in her tweet a picture of two swans in the shape of a heart and the words: "There’s a little heart beating next to mine." The 27-year-old also tweeted a photo of a sonogram alongside a poem by an unknown

  • Rich marbled chocolate cake

    Serves 12 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 35 minutes, plus cooling Using Chocolate Horlicks® in the recipe deepens the flavour of the buttercream used to decorate the cake, adding to the rich decadence of this dessert showstopper. Ingredients 4 tbsp semi skimmed milk 200g plain chocolate 4 tbsp Chocolate Horlicks® 250g unsalted butter, softened 250g caster sugar 4 large eggs 200g self-raising flour 50g ground almonds 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract Frosting: 3 tbsp hot water 300g plain chocolate 5 tbsp Chocolate Horlicks® 4 tbsp half fat crème fraiche To decorate: 2 Flake® bars 12 mini Easter eggs Method 1. Pre-heat the oven to 180C/160Cfan/gas 4. Grease 2 x 20cm deep sandwich tins and line the bases with baking

  • David Beckham hugs daddy's girl Harper close at hockey game

    Harper Beckham once again proved she was daddy's little girl. The adorable two-year-old spent the day with her family — mum Victoria and three older brothers Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz — but it was her doting dad David who she was most entertained by. The former England football captain, 38, hugged his daughter close to his chest and swung her up and down as they watched a hockey game in Los Angeles.   The match between the Anahiem Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings clearly went over Harper's head, as she was more concerned with cuddling up to her loving dad. David shows off

  • Royal tour: Holiday like Prince William and Kate in Australia's Outback

    As Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge, Kate head for a whistle-stop tour of Ayers Rock in Australia's Northern Territory, Lauren Jarvis discovers there's more to the country’s Outback than sizzling sun and miles of sand... Think of Australia and, after kangaroos, koalas and the Opera House, it’s likely an image of Ayers Rock will pop into your head. The Rock – or Uluru as its known by the country's indigenous Aboriginal people – is one of the world's most iconic landmarks, so it's no surprise that Kate and Wills chose to visit this ancient wonder on the Northern Territory

  • Sir Bruce Forsyth reveals why he left Strictly Come Dancing

    Sir Bruce Forsyth has revealed that comments about his age led to his surprise departure as host of the hit BBC show Strictly Come Dancing. "It's live every week and if I made a mistake [the press would say]: 'Oh he's 86 years old and past it'," Sir Bruce said. Two weeks ago Sir Bruce confirmed he would be stepping down from hosting Strictly Come Dancing with Tess Daly.   Bruce Forsyth at 2013 Strictly Come Dancing red carpet launch The BBC Strictly Come Dancing twitter feed confirmed his departure, tweeting: "After 10 wonderful years & 11 series, Sir Bruce Forsyth has decided to

  • Alexander Wang for H&M confirmed

    Alexander Wang is the next designer to create a collection for H&M. The New York designer, who is the creative director of fashion house Balenciaga, announced the collaboration on Instagram and celebrated shortly after a H&M Loves Music dance party at Coachella.   "I am honoured to be a part of H&M's designer collaborations," he said. "The work with their team is an exciting, fun process. They are very open to pushing boundaries and to set a platform for creativity. This will be a great way for a wider audience to experience elements of the Alexander Wang brand and lifestyle." H&M also released a

  • The best celebrity looks from Coachella

    Click on the photo below for the full gallery of celebrity Coachella looks... A host of celebrities descended on music festival Coachella last weekend in an explosion of tassels, daisy chain headbands and lace kimonos. Kendall and Kylie Jenner went all out in colour-coordinated all-black outfits for their first time at the event. Kendall even completed her look by adding a row of jewels glued above her eyebrows and a nose ring featuring a chain that connected to her right earlobe.   Fellow sister duo Paris and Nicky Hilton, meanwhile, embraced their inner boho chicks in flowing dresses and floral headbands. Selena Gomez was

  • MTV Movie Awards 2014: The best fashion

    All eyes were on pregnant Mila Kunis as she stepped out for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, where she scooped up the award for 'Best Villain' for her role in Oz the Great and Powerful.  The stunning actress showed off her tiny baby bump in a chic, short black dress. Rita Ora also wowed on the red carpet in a sleek black gown, and delighted fans by making Zac Efron take his shirt off after he won 'Best Shirtless Performance'.  While Rihanna stunned in a pale pink robe and bustier, the Grumpy Cat made an appearance, much to the amusement of

  • Kate Upton reveals her body hang-up

    Click on the photos below for a gallery of Kate's best looks... Kate Upton's curvaceous figure has earned her two highly-coveted Sports Illustrated covers. But the supermodel has revealed that she doesn't always appreciate her famous assets. "I wish I had smaller boobs every day of my life," she told The Sun.   "I love to wear spaghetti tops braless or go for the smallest bikini designs… Every single day, I'm like, 'Oh man, it would be so much easier,' especially if people didn't constantly bring them up. "If only I could just take them off like they were clip-ons." She added that she was, however,

  • Made in Chelsea's Binky: 'I'm so bored talking about Jamie and Lucy’s relationship'

    With Made in Chelsea currently in its seventh season, HELLO! Online caught up with original cast member Alexandra Felstead (better known as ‘Binky’), to talk about her experience on the reality series so far. "There have been so many ups and downs," she says. "Since I've been doing the show my life has changed dramatically. I started in the beginning and I'll be there until the end, if they want me!"   The new series has already been dramatic for Binky, as rumours emerged that her co-star and boyfriend Alex Mytton had been unfaithful. This is the 23-year-old’s first on-screen relationship since the BAFTA-winning

  • Wedding venues: 10 places to get married abroad

    "Destination wedding" has become the new buzz word for couples looking to marry. For those living in the UK, the unreliable weather and the expensive cost of hiring out a place has made more and more couples look abroad when it comes to choosing their wedding venue. Newlyweds can stay on and spend their honeymoon in the same place or explore another part of the country, while guests can turn their trip overseas into a holiday. With the trend becoming more and more apparent, HELLO! Online has rounded up ten places to marry abroad. You could be saying "I do" under the stars

  • Last-minute Easter days out in the UK

    If you still haven't made any plans for Easter, you're not alone. We've trawled the events calendars across the country in search of the best ways to enjoy a wonderful day out this Easter weekend, with no plane tickets needed. From great offerings in the British capital – think Somerset House and a one-off dining and theatre experience in Harvey Nichols – to some of the country's shiniest gems – beach day on Brighton pier, a walk around the Lake District or a trip to Stonehenge... From family fun to romance and relaxation, indoors and outdoors, we've got this