• The Countess of Wessex tops Royal Ascot best-dressed vote

    The Countess of Wessex has triumphed in HELLO! Online's Royal Ascot best-dressed vote in association with Longines. Sophie shows off her fashion prowess every year as she attends the prestigious racing event, usually wowing in pastel-hued skirt suits and Jane Taylor hats. And readers voted her dove grey pleated skirt suit from 2012 as the winning outfit, with over a quarter of the total votes (28 per cent).     Sophie, the Countess of Wessex triumphed in the Royal Ascot best-dressed vote In second place was the Queen wearing a baby pink suit and hat with a black trim. Fourteen per cent of readers

  • Happy birthday, Venus Williams: See her star sign and your horoscope

    Happy birthday, Venus Williams! As the tennis champion turns 34, HELLO! Online take a look at what the stars have in store for Venus and you... The world, it seems, is full of people who think that they are better than the people around them. In subtle, unconscious, ways, we all engage in a process of judgement and comparison. We like to feel that we have talents and qualities that set us apart and make us special. That is not so fine when we also persuade ourselves that we are therefore entitled to be dismissive of those who are less

  • First look: Cheryl Cole returns to the X Factor panel with new judge Mel B

    If Cheryl Cole was nervous as she took her seat again on the X Factor judging panel, she certainly wasn't showing it. The Geordie beauty couldn't have looked happier or more at ease in the first photos of the new panel which were released this week.   The X Factor judges: Louis Walsh, Mel B, Cheryl Cole and Simon Cowell Cheryl can be seen, her face wreathed in smiles, as she sits between her old friend Simon Cowell and X Factor's newest judge Melanie Brown. Making up the quartet is Louis Walsh – the only judge who has remained with the

  • Judy Murray talks about her survivors' guilt after the Dunblane tragedy

    Judy Murray has spoken in depth for the first time about her sons' narrow escape for the Dunblane massacre. On 13 March 1996, Thomas Hamilton broke into the gym at the primary school and killed 16 children along with their teacher. Judy's boys, Andy Murray, then eight, and Jamie, ten, were in the school at the time. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE  Judy Murray with her son Andy Murray "Andy's class had been on their way to the gym," Judy told the Radio Times. "That's how close he was to what happened. They heard the noise and someone went to investigate. They

  • Pregnant Claire Sweeney cradles baby bump on red carpet

    Claire Sweeney couldn't have looked happier as she showed off her baby bump on the red carpet. The 43-year-old actress, who was attending a special screening of Jersey Boys in London's West End on Monday night, certainly had that pregnancy glow about her. The former Brookside star opted for a teal maxi gown, which complemented her blossoming figure and radiant tan. She finished her look with peep-toe gold shoes and a matching gold clutch.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Claire Sweeney cradles her baby bump The mum-to-be seemed to have had a ball of a time, mingling with fellow musical stars including Beverley Knight and Britain's

  • Elisabetta Canalis reveals she has suffered heartbreaking miscarriage

    Elisabetta Canalis has revealed that she has suffered a devastating miscarriage. In a message posted on WhoSay, written in her native Italian, the 35-year-old spoke of her heartbreak, before reaching out to other women who are enduring the same suffering. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Elisabetta Canalis has revealed she has suffered a miscarriage "Unfortunately, life gives you… a reality that you do not expect," wrote Elisabetta, who was due to welcome her first child with her orthopaedic spin surgeon boyfriend Brian Perri in the autumn. "That is very hard to accept, even if you think you are strong enough and

  • Princess Beatrice retraces her namesake's footsteps on the Isle of Wight

    Princess Beatrice took a short trip across the Channel on Monday for a special visit to the Isle of Wight. Her schedule took in some of the island's main historic attractions, as well as some landmarks of particular personal significance to the 25-year-old royal. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Princess Beatrice arrives at Carisbrooke Castle Beatrice's first port of call was to Carisbrooke Castle – the home of her former ancestor and namesake, Princess Beatrice, who served as governor of the Isle of Wight until her death in 1944. Princess Beatrice was the youngest of Queen Victoria's nine children and her lifelong companion.

  • Jude Law's son Rafferty makes catwalk debut

    Jude Law's son Rafferty made his catwalk debut on Sunday as he walked the runway for DKNY Men during London Collections: Men. The 17-year-old took centre stage during the opening night of the men's fashion week, looking cool in a baggy ensemble from the New York label. Famous dad Jude, who is the face of Dior Homme Sport, had turned out to support his teenage son and watched the catwalk show from the front row. His mother Sadie Frost was not in attendance.   CLICK ON THE PHOTO FOR THE FULL GALLERY Rafferty Law has clearly inherited his father's good looks Rafferty'sfirst

  • Michael Schumacher is 'responding to his wife's voice' - as rehabilitation hospital is revealed

    Michael Schumacher is able to respond to the sound of his wife Corinna's voice, according to new reports. Following Monday’s news that the Formula 1 ace has finally left Grenoble hospital following his life-threatening skiing accident in December, German newspaper Bild reports that Michael is breathing unassisted for periods of time, and is reacting to voices around him – particularly his wife's. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Michael Schumacher is reportedly responding to the sound of his wife's voice   "The voice of Corinna has a much stronger effect on him than the voices of other people," the paper wrote. It also reports

  • Prince Felipe VI of Spain's coronation: the schedule in detail

    The Spanish royal palace has revealed new details of Prince Felipe VI's coronation on Thursday. The future reigning monarch will be sworn in one day after his father King Juan Carlos abdicates in the presence of Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and 150 other representatives on Wednesday evening. Scroll down for the full schedule   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Princess Letizia, Princess Sofía, Prince Felipe and Princess Leonor During the two ceremonies – the abdication and the coronation – the Spanish people can expect to see the traditional solemnity and dignity that is expected of historical occasions, but also a certain

  • Made in Chelsea season 7: 5 things you need to know about the finale

    The seventh series of Made in Chelsea ended with a bang on Monday night, as lovebirds Binky Felstead and Alex Mytton confronted the rest of the crew to stop meddling in their tempestuous relationship. Lucy Watson and Jamie Laing provided more drama with hints that their on-off romance could be "on" again. Read on to find out what else happened in the fire-cracking finale... Binky's fallen out with a lot of people over Alex… We hope he's worth it? #madeinchelsea — HELLO! (@hellomag) June 16, 2014 1. Binky and Alex put on a united front The scorned beauty blogger and her

  • Victoria Beckham shares her most surprising character trait

    "People are probably surprised that I have a sense of humour," Victoria Beckham has said of first impressions of her. "I like to take the mickey out of myself. "As much as I take what I do very seriously, I also want to have fun. I like to poke fun at myself… And I think that surprises people." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Victoria Beckham: 'I like to poke fun at myself… And I think that surprises people' The former Spice Girl spoke about her fun-loving side in a new interview with Elle Singapore magazine. She also spoke about her transition from

  • Prince Harry arrives at Royal Ascot in the Queen's carriage for the first time

    Prince Harry arrived at Royal Ascot on Tuesday in the same carriage as Queen Elizabeth II. It was the first time the Prince has arrived at the annual event with his grandmother, and the pair were greeted by huge cheers as the Royal Procession made its way through the Berkshire racecourse. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Prince Harry sits opposite Queen Elizabeth II during the Royal Procession Also joining the Prince and the Queen in the carriage were the Duke of Edinburgh, and the Duke of York. The procession also included Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, and Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie. Following the widespread

  • Nick Knowles' pregnant wife Jessica shows off baby bump at Ascot

    Nick Knowles and his pregnant wife Jessica couldn't have looked happier as they stepped out for the first day of Royal Ascot in Berkshire. While the TV presenter, 51, looked dapper in his three-piece suit and top hat, it was his beautiful wife who truly stole the show. Looking pretty in pink, Jessica dressed her growing baby bump in a summery floral frock. The 26-year-old matched her elegant number with a pale pink hat and nude, peep toe heels.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Nick Knowles and his pregnant wife Jessica As they soaked up the sunshine walking around the grounds and

  • Princess Letizia spotted visiting favourite designer ahead of coronation

    Princess Letizia has been spotted visiting her favourite designer Felipe Varela's studio just days ahead of her husband Prince Felipe's coronation. She was thought to be finalizing the details of her coronation dress with the designer in his workshop. It's no surprise the Spanish royal is going to great lengths to make sure her dress is perfect – the eyes of the world will be on her as her husband becomes king of Spain.   CLICK ON THE PHOTO FOR THE FULL GALLERY Princess Letizia often turns to the designer for special occasions Fashion fans expected the beautiful brunette to turn to

  • Kim Kardashian teases fans about new project as she posts animated picture

    Is Kim Kardashian about to become a video game star? Kim has been teasing her fans with new pictures on Instagram, one of which showed the reality TV star posed at a microphone in a studio, as she prepares to lend her voice to a new project. "Excited about this new project #ComingSoon #KimKardashianGame", Kim captioned the snap. Kim Kardashian posted this snap of her in a recording studio on Instagram The second picture showed Kim in animated form, with her character on a red carpet. The Hollywood sign in the background has been changed to read Kardashian, in a mock take

  • Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding photo took four days to perfect

    Kanye West has revealed that it took him and his new wife Kim Kardashian four days to perfect their wedding photo. The rapper and the reality TV star, who are usually very active on social media, only released the first photo from the ceremony days after the nuptials had passed. Kim, 33, posted the Instagram snapshot of herself and Kanye kissing in front of a wall of white flowers. It has since gained 2.3million "likes". It wasn't an easy process, however, to achieve that perfectly captured shot. According to Kanye, who was speaking at the Cannes Lions festival on Tuesday,

  • Prince Félix and Princess Claire of Luxembourg leave hospital with baby Amalia

    Prince Félix and Princess Claire of Luxembourg have taken their newborn daughter home. The royal couple beamed with happiness as they left left the Grand-Duchesse Charlotte Maternity Wing at the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg with two-day-old Princess Amalia. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Prince Félix and Princess Claire take baby Amalia home Prince Félix shook hands with hospital staff as Princess Claire looked on. Amalia, meanwhile, was oblivious to all the excitement she had caused, sleeping peacefully in her mother's arms. The pair welcomed their little bundle of joy on Sunday and only a day later gave royal watchers the first look at Amalia in her very first oficial photograph. In it, Princess

  • Duchess of Cambridge's white royal tour dress goes on sale

    One of the dresses worn by the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, for the royal tour of Australia and New Zealand has gone on sale, and is selling out fast. Duchess Kate was spotted looking lovely in a white crochet linen dress for an engagement during the Australian leg of her trip with Prince William and Prince George. Duchess of Cambridge Fans wishing to purchase the Duchess of Cambridge’s outfit should take note of ‘The Kate Effect’, which saw a Diane Von Furstenberg dress she donned during her April travels selling out in less than eight minutes after its appearance. The