Gary Barlow and two of his fellow Take That band members have been accused of tax avoidance. According to The Times Gary, Mark Owen and Howard Donald now face having to pay back tens of millions of pounds after a court found that they were part of a tax avoidance scheme. The newspaper reported that the trio and their manager Jonathan Wild "poured £66 million into two partnerships styled as music-industry investment schemes but which were artificial tax shelters for the super-rich." Gary Barlow The partnerships are said to have been set up by a company called Icebreaker Management to offer musicians the
Claudia Winkleman has admitted she's feeling "terrified" about her new hosting role on Strictly Come Dancing. The 42-year-old presenter, who has recently been announced as Sir Bruce Forsyth's replacement on the beloved BBC dancing show, made the statement on Twitter on Saturday morning. "Thank you for your lovely messages," she wrote in reply to her fans congratulatory tweets. "Am terrified. X". Claudia Winkleman Given that she has presented Strictly for 10 years, Tess Daly was more excited than nervous about her co-host Claudia's appointment. Claudia Winkleman to co-host Strictly with Tess Daly "So thrilled to working with my girl @ClaudiaWinkle this year!"
Molly Smitten-Downes, Britain's Eurovision hopeful, has revealed she's keeping her cool before Saturday night's big event. Speaking ahead of the competition, which takes place in the Danish capital of Copenhagen on 10 May, Leicestershire-born Molly said she's more excited than scared. "I wouldn't say I was nervous just yet - mostly excited," said Molly, who personally wrote the song she will perform, Children Of The Universe. "There are some really good songs and I think I've got some stiff competition. It's not going to be an easy call." Molly Smitten-Downes The 27-year-old said her song is "quite contemporary, with
Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco celebrates her 36th birthday on 10 May. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY To honour the Moroccan royal's special day, HELLO! Online has gathered a list of ten facts you may not know about the Princess. Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco 1. The Princess was born Salma Bennani on 10 May 1978, in Fès, the third largest city of Morocco, to parents Al-Haj Abdel Hamid Bennani and Naima Bensouda. Her mother, Naima, died when Salma was only three so she was raised by her maternal grandmother. 2. During her
The date of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's eagerly anticipated wedding has been revealed. A picture of one of Kim and Kanye's wedding invitations has surfaced, showing that the couple will tie the knot on 24 May in Paris. The luxury invitation, which is made of thick grey card and embossed with gold lettering, begins "The honour of your presence is requested at the marriage of Kim Kardashian to Kanye West. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West at the Met Ball "Saturday the twenty-fourth of May two thousand and fourteen," it continues. "Details upon arrival. Black tie." While the location of Kim and Kanye's
Simon Cowell may not have initially seemed the fatherly type, but since the birth of his first child Eric it seems the music mogul is already keen to have another baby. According to Lauren Silverman, the mother of Simon's three-month-old son, the 54-year-old wants to have a daughter. "We’ll definitely have more children," Lauren told the Daily Mirror. "I would like one more. Simon wants a girl very badly." Lauren Silverman and Simon Cowell In spite of the dramatic start to their relationship — Lauren was still married to her husband Andrew Silverman when she found out she was pregnant, life