• The Queen and Prince Charles full of joy at the Braemar Gathering

    Laughter was the order of the day for the Queen, Prince Philip and Prince Charles on Saturday. The trio were full of mirth as they enjoyed the Braemar Gathering in Aberdeenshire, central Scotland, which is roughly 15 miles from Balmoral. Always an entertaining highlight in the British royal calendar, the Highland Games featured traditional events such as the tossing of the caber, tug of war and a children's sack race. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The Queen and Prince Charles, who is known as the Duke of Rothesay in Scotland The Queen sported a cream hat and coat, embellished with beads, and kept

  • Rachel Riley secretly 'dating Strictly partner Pasha Kovalev'

    Rachel Riley and her former Strictly Come Dancing partner Pasha Kovalev are an item, according to new reports. The Countdown beauty, who split from her husband Jamie Gilbert after just 16 months of marriage last year, is said to have been dating Pasha since the start of the summer. Pasha confirmed to The Sun on Sunday that he and Rachel were a couple, while insiders added that the maths whizz had fallen "head over heels" for the professional dancer. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Rachel Riley and Pasha Kovalev were partnered on last year's Strictly Come Dancing "[Pasha] is really excited

  • Mario Falcone claims nephew Buzz marked a turning point in his life

    Mario Falcone says his nephew Buzz Fletcher has helped him better himself. In an adorable Instagram tribute to the tot, whose parents are McBusted star Tom Fletcher and Marios's sister Giovanna Fletcher, TOWIE star Mario credited Buzz with helping him improve his life. "There comes a turning point in life when you want to change your ways and better yourself and ways," he wrote. "This little man was that point! X". Mario's words no doubt refer to his turbulent past which has included troubled relationships and allegations of drug use. The image, which shows baby Buzz taking a nap on Mario's chest, followed

  • Joan Rivers funeral: celebrities arrive for 'huge showbiz affair' late comedian wanted

    One by one celebrities were seen arriving at the Manhattan synagogue where Joan Rivers was laid to rest on Sunday. The comedian and television star, who passed away on Thursday at the age of 81, had previously said she wanted scores of paparazzi and celebrities to pay their respects in a ceremony akin to "a huge showbiz affair". Whoopi Goldberg and Sarah Jessica Parker were some of the first to arrive, followed by Joan's Fashion Police co-hosts Kelly Osbourne and Giuliana Rancic who walked into the Temple Emanu-El hand-in-hand.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Kelly Osbourne and Sarah Jessica Parker were some of the

  • Strictly Come Dancing 2014 contestants: The pairings revealed

    Strictly Come Dancing was back with a bang on Sunday night as the 12th series of the show returned to BBC1. The star-studded line-up, which includes The Saturdays' Frankie Bridge, singer Pixie Lott, EastEnders star Jake Wood and Masterchef judge Gregg Wallace, eagerly awaited to find out which dancing professional they had been paired with. Tess Daly and her new co-host Claudia Winkleman then revealed the partnerships as they begin their training before hitting the dance floor for the first time on 26 and 27 September. CLICK ON PHOTO TO FIND OUT THE CELEBRITY PAIRINGS "I am absolutely buzzing!" said Mark Wright on

  • Famous siblings surprise in X Factor episode 4

    Following last night's emotional-filled drama, the judges came together again in Newcastle for the last room auditions in tonight's episode of the X Factor. First to enter the room was shoe shop assistant, Kerriane Covell, who admitted that she was skipping work to audition with Adele's One and Only. "Wow, you can sing… I think you've got a really good voice," congratulated Simon Cowell. The powerful performance impressed the judges so much that the music mogul ended up calling Kerriane's boss to explain the 23-year-old's absence and begged him not to fire the singer, who later received four yes

  • Stephanie's surprise visit causes trouble in MIC NYC 5

    After weeks of competing to win over Billie on MIC NYC, last week's episode finally revealed that Stevie Johnson beat Spencer Matthews in finding love in the city. However, after losing Riley’s bet that Stevie would win Riley's heart, Jamie was forced to walk through New York in a hotdog costume to a much-amused Spencer. "I actually genuinely think she likes me…it's not over," bragged Spencer as the duo discussed Stevie's victory. CLICK ON IMAGE FOR FULL GALLERY Billie (far right) chose to date Stevie over Spencer Across town, Riley, Louise and Sam Thomspon discussed Louise's relationship with New Yorker, Alik. "He's

  • Queen Letizia of Spain's wedding dress designer Manuel Pertegaz dies aged 96

    Manuel Pertegaz, the man behind Queen Letizia's wedding dress, has died at the age of 96. The sought-after Spanish designer, who dressed stars such as Jackie Kennedy, Audrey Hepburn and Ava Gardner, passed away in Barcelona on 30 August. José Ignacio Wert, Spain’s education and culture minister, released a statement in honour of the late fashion maestro, saying that to think of Mr. Pertegaz was "to think of elegance." Letizia dazzled in her ivory Manuel Pertegaz bridal gown Manuel began his career at the tender age of 13 when he got his first job at a tailors, later opening his own shop in

  • Bestival breaks Guinness World Record for largest ever disco ball

    Bestival has broken the Guinness World record for the largest ever disco ball. Topping the tape at 10.33 metres, the dazzling disco ball is covered in 2,500 mirrored tiles and filled with 350 cubic metres of air – equivalent to 1,000 beach balls. The ball was the centrepiece of the festival's four-day Desert Island Disco extravaganza on the Isle of Wight.   It was raised and spun at the start of Chic featuring Nile Rodgers' finale set on Sunday evening. “We love a challenge at Bestival, so when Nile Rodgers asked us to do something spectacular we knew it had