• Katie Piper forced to miss daughter Belle's first birthday

    Katie Piper sadly had to miss her daughter Belle's first birthday party this week after reportedly suffering complications following routine throat surgery. The 31-year-old TV star confirmed that she had been unable to attend the special event on her Twitter account, telling fans, "Thanks for all the birthday tweets for Belle! Unfortunately I'm in hospital but her dads tell me she's had a lovely party x." Katie was the victim of a horrific acid attack in 2008 by her ex-boyfriend and has had to undergo regular procedures ever since. She had been due to spend the day with

  • Fashion Police put on hiatus following Kathy Griffin and Kelly Osbourne's sudden exits

    Fashion Police is taking a break following the unexpected departures of hosts Kathy Griffin and Kelly Osbourne. The show had been scheduled to return with a new episode on 31 March, but it will now remain off-air until September. "E!'s comedy series Fashion Police is going on a hiatus and will return in September," the network confirmed in a statement this week. "We look forward to taking this opportunity to refresh the show before the next awards season. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Fashion Police: Giuliana Rancic, Kathy Griffin, Kelly Osbourne and Brad Goreski "Our

  • Holly Candy and Olympia Valance make great sister act at Neighbours' 30th anniversary party

    Sisters Holly Candy, née Valance, and Olympia Valance lead stars in celebrating the 30th anniversary of Neighbours on Tuesday night. Olympia, who joined the cast as new character Paige Novak late last year, remained close by her big sister at the London bash marking 30 years of the popular soap on the small screen. The budding actress was stunning in a bright green lace dress with black heels and clutch with her brunette locks swept back into an updo, while Holly opted for a cream studded gown with black sleeves, which was teamed with a pair of glittery

  • Kate Hudson and Goldie Hawn send sweet birthday messages to Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell celebrated his 64th birthday on Tuesday with some loving messages from his nearest and dearest. Kate Hudson and her mother Goldie Hawn both wished the actor a happy birthday on social media, sharing sentimental messages about him with their millions of followers. Almost Famous star Kate, who is Kurt's step-daughter, shared a throwback picture of them together in a sweet tribute to the man she calls Pa. "Today in our family we not only celebrate St Patricks Day but the birthday of our Pa! Happy Birthday to the most dependable, strong, authentic, loving and fun Dad! I

  • Queen Maxima recycles her inauguration gown for Danish state banquet

    Queen Maxima of the Netherlands was the ultimate ambassador for her country as she attended a state banquet in Denmark on Tuesday evening. The elegant royal chose to wear the same custom-made gown that she wore for the investiture of her husband King Willem-Alexander in April 2013. The dress' cobalt blue colour is not only a nod to the Dutch flag, but it was also created by Dutch designer Jan Taminiau, one of Maxima's favourites. Queen Maxima again chose to accessorise her gown with the striking sapphire tiara that was given to her by her mother-in-law Princess Beatrix.

  • The Queen meets David Gandy during tour of Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

    The Queen and Prince Philip paid a visit to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home on Tuesday. Her Majesty toured the facilities and greeted celebrity ambassadors including model David Gandy, who appeared thrilled to be in her company. Dressed in a smart blue suit, David looked suitably dapper for the occasion, and bowed his head as he shook the Queen's hand. He later said it was an "honour" to meet the monarch on his Instagram account. "An honour to be part of the opening of the new Mary Tealby Kennels at @batterseadogsandcatshome. Even greater honour to meet Her Majesty the

  • Kylie Minogue rules out possible collaboration with Kanye West

    Kylie Minogue has collaborated with some big names over the course of her musical career, including Robbie Williams, Enrique Iglesias and Nick Cave. But there's one musician she is unlikely to join forces with – Kanye West. During an appearance on the Kyle and Jackie O Show this week, the Australian pop princess was asked whether she would consider working with the US rapper. "Ah, not so much," she quickly replied. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Kylie Minogue has ruled out a possible collaboration with Kanye West "No. He's very busy at the moment," she

  • Kate meets fellow mums at children's centre just weeks before her due date

    The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, carried out an engagement close to her heart on Wednesday morning. The pregnant royal, who will shortly start her maternity leave, paid an emotional visit to a children's centre in Woolwich, London where she met fellow mums. Not allowing the late stages of her pregnancy stop her from putting her feet up, Kate, who is expecting her second baby with Prince William in April, was making the visit to learn more about Home-Start – and how the charity supports youngsters and their families. Kate chatted to three-month-old girl Francesca CLICK ON

  • The Queen resists Amanda Holden's attempt to make her adopt a corgi on Battersea visit

    The Queen is known for her love of corgis, but resisted the urge to add another to her brood on Tuesday - despite the best efforts of Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden. Her Majesty was introduced to a corgi called Beama during her visit to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. The 12-year-old dog was returned to the kennels just a few days ago, after his elderly owner went into a home and could not look after him. The adorable dog was decorated with a Union Jack for the occasion, and couldn't resist settling down for a sleep despite

  • Prince Harry to take part in charity trek with injured soldiers

    When Prince Harry officially leaves the army in June, he will have to make the transition from military to civilian life. On Wednesday the royal said he was "determined" to help fellow soldiers adapt to life outside the army, post war. Harry was speaking specifically about veterans who have suffered mental or physical injuries on the battlefield. Attending an event for charity Walking With The Wounded, an organisation he has long supported, Harry opened his speech with an enthusiastic "Here we are again!" before announcing that he will take part in a new trek. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL

  • Chris Hemsworth's wife Elsa Pataky wishes her twin sons a happy first birthday

    Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky's twin sons Sacha and Tristan have celebrated their first birthday. Their proud mum paid tribute to her "little angels" in a touching Instagram post to mark their special day on Wednesday. The picture shows a bikini clad Elsa walking along the beach hand in hand with her sons, who are seen taking tentative steps in the sand. "Happy birthday baby boys! Thanks for all the moments that we shared during your first year and all the ones to come! Together step by step #luckymum #littleAngels" she wrote.

  • Prince William joins the Queen to learn future royal duties

    It is a job that Prince William will one day undertake on his own, but for now, the 32-year-old second-in-line to the throne was happy to stand back and watch as Queen Elizabeth II met with several Ambassadors from around the globe. The Queen, who has been on the throne since 1952, holds scores of audiences every year. On Wednesday Her Majesty met with the Ambassador of the Republic of Nicaragua, Her Excellency Ms Guisell Morales-Echaverry, and the Ambassador of Austria, His Excellency Dr Martin Eichtinger. William's appearance at the meeting is reportedly not an indication that the Prince

  • Kate reveals due date of second royal baby

    The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, has had the nation guessing on her due date, with some punters placing bets that she will give birth as early as March. Clarence House, however, previously stated that Kate and her husband Prince William would welcome their second baby in April, but no exact date was given. Speaking at a charity engagement on Wednesday, Kate gave more of a clue as to when her child will be born – "mid-to-end of April". The royal, who is eight months pregnant, was visiting a children's centre in Woolwich, London that is run by

  • Dolce & Gabbana designer speaks out after baby row: 'We love Elton and don't judge IVF'

    Their controversial comments about IVF babies led Elton John to call for a boycott of their brand, but Italian fashion designers Dolce and Gabbana have insisted that they "respect all the world" in their first interview since the dispute. Talking to CNN, Domenico Dolce has now insisted his views were private beliefs that were based on his idea of a traditional Sicilian family. The designer also insisted that he didn't judge people who chose the procedure. "I believe in the traditional family," he said. "It is impossible to change my culture for something different. It's me…I respect all the

  • Jennifer Aniston reveals biggest hair secrets

    Jennifer Aniston is not only one of Hollywood's best-dressed stars, but is also renowned for her effortlessly chic and laidback hairstyles. The 46-year-old wowed at the 2015 Oscars when she stepped out in a dazzling Versace dress, wearing her honey-coloured locks down in her trademark loose, beach-style waves. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Jennifer Aniston has revealed she prefers to wear her hair down on the red carpet "I just wanted to be comfortable that day," the former Friends star told Fashionista. "The dress just fit like a glove and I felt so comfortable.I don’t like [to

  • Gwyneth Paltrow defends lifestyle website: 'I am incredibly close to the common woman'

    Gwyneth Paltrow has long been considered at the forefront of celebrity lifestyle inspirations, thanks to the launch of her 2008 website Goop. Now the mother-of-two has opened up on the preconceptions of Goop, admitting: "I see myself as an actor and a mother, and an entrepreneur. I don't see myself as a guru." After being asked if she felt close to the 'common woman', Gwyneth revealed: "I am incredibly close to the common woman, in that I am a woman and a mother." She continued: "We are all in a physical body with beating hearts

  • Easter eggs and chocolate treats gift guide

    Easter is the perfect excuse to indulge in chocolate and all things sweet. There was a time when the plain chocolate bar would do, but every year the nation's chocolatiers are becoming more and more inventive in how they celebrate the springtime holiday. Gone are the simple, traditional eggs. They've been replaced with chocolate egg sandwiches, mouth-watering chocolate pizzas, chocolate liqueur and even real hen's eggs filled with delicious, creamy praline. For more inspiration on what to give this Easter, click on the photo below for the crème de la crème of chocolate delights. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GIFT

  • Blake Lively discusses her post-pregnancy hobbies and desire to add 'magic' to her daughter's life

    Blake Lively has developed some interesting new hobbies during her maternity leave. The new mum is currently enjoying a break from acting while she spends time with her three-month-old daughter, but she is taking the opportunity to learn some new skills too. "I'll knit or cook – or work on a motorcycle, a skill my husband is teaching me. One of my latest projects was painting nature-inspired throw pillows." Blake revealed to O Magazine. As well as disclosing her surprising stress-relieving hobbies, the Gossip Girl star also discussed her approach to parenting, and shared her wish to raise her

  • Wedding teeth preparation: how to get the perfect white smile

    In the run up to a wedding, it's not uncommon to think about making changes in order to look your best on the big day. This might mean getting in shape, growing your hair or even working on your teeth. Having the perfect smile is something brides and grooms far and wide will no doubt be thinking about, but what results can you achieve in time for the big day? "We get a lot of brides in our practices looking for that perfect smile for their big day but most of them are concerned about the timeframes they leave

  • Kendall Jenner denies reports she has spoken out on father Bruce's transition

    Kendall Jenner has denied opening up on her father Bruce Jenner's decision to transition to become a woman. "How is it legal for someone to "quote" someone and publish it if in fact you never said what was quoted", the model tweeted on Wednesday afternoon. She added: "Shame on US Weekly for making up quotes. I NEVER said those things. I never spoke to them." CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Kendall Jenner on her dad Bruce: "Just because he's changing shoes now, so to speak, doesn't make him less wonderful" Kendall had reportedly broke her

  • Charles and Camilla greeted by tourists as they tour America's greatest memorials

    The British Royals are used to fanfare, but Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were given an extra warm welcome in the United States on Wednesday, as they were surrounded by crowds of tourists. The pair, who are on a three day tour of the country, were visiting two of the most popular tourist attractions in Washington D.C., the Lincoln Memorial and the Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial. CLICK ON PICTURES FOR FULL GALLERY Charles and Camilla began their day at arguably the most famous monument in Washington D.C. One group of tourists who were delighted to

  • Queen Elizabeth enchanted by a corgi up for adoption

    Could someone new be moving into Buckingham Palace? No, it's not another royal, but Queen Elizabeth was eyeing a corgi up for adoption while at the opening of the new Mary Tealby dog kennels at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home in London on Tuesday. The Queen had her eye on an adorable corgi Tuesday Photo: Getty Images Along with Prince Philip, the Queen took notice of a 12-year-old named Beama who arrived at the south London kennels last week after his elderly owner went into a home and could no longer take care of him. British television presenter Paul O'Grady, who was present at the event,

  • Pregnant Kate Middleton wears $63 ASOS maternity dress to charity event

    It is March madness for Kate Middleton. In what seems like a nonstop month for the Duchess, she made yet another appearance in her final trimester on Wednesday on behalf of Home-Start charity. The 33-year-old was all smiles upon arrival to the Brookhill Children’s Centre in south east London in a chic polka-dot maternity dress by ASOS. The $63 dress sold out in minutes, although the retailer assured eager customers it hopes to re-stock the item next week. Photo: Getty ImagesFirst, Kate met with families who are supported by the charity and use it for practical and emotional support. She also spoke with

  • Prince William spends day with the Queen to learn future royal duties

    It was take your grandson to work day on Wednesday! Prince William joined Queen Elizabeth II as she met with several Ambassadors from around the globe. This is a job the 32-year-old royal will one day undertake on his own, but for now, the second-in-line to the throne was happy to stand back and watch his grandmother in her element. The Queen, who has been on the throne since 1952, holds scores of audiences every year. While wife Kate Middleton spent her day with families and volunteers, William met with several Ambassadors Photo: Getty Images Though his addition to the meetings