• BBC presenter Victoria Derbyshire has been diagnosed with breast cancer

    BBC presenter Victoria Derbyshire has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The journalist, who presents the Victoria Derbyshire Show on BBC Two and the BBC news channel, revealed her diagnosis to her followers on Twitter. She also shared that she will be having a mastectomy in the near future, and took a moment to praise her family, friends, colleagues and the NHS staff who are treating her. "Hi, have been diagnosed with breast cancer and am having a mastectomy in a few weeks. Family, friends, work and NHS staff are being brilliant," wrote the 46-year-old on Wednesday. The mother-of-two added that she "will

  • Jennifer Aniston debuts wedding ring

    When Jennifer Aniston stepped out in Los Angeles for the premiere of her latest film, the newlywed was sporting her post-honeymoon glow – and what we had been waiting eagerly to see – her wedding ring. Jen's new cherished accessory features two bands of gold with a delicate band of diamonds in between. It was created by jewellery designer to the stars and her friend Jennifer Meyer, the wife of Spider-Man actor Tobey Maguire. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Jennifer debuted her wedding ring as she stepped out for the premiere of her latest film To showcase the latest addition to

  • Kelly Clarkson announces she is expecting her second child

    Kelly Clarkson has announced she is expecting her second child with husband Brandon Blackstock. The Because of You singer made the announcement during a performance at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday night. The 33-year-old was performing her track Piece by Piece when she decided to share the news with her fans. "I was not planning on announcing this," she told the crowd. "I'm totally pregnant!" Kelly Clarkson announced she is pregnant with her second child An emotional Kelly then explained to the cheering audience: "This is not how I wanted to announce [that I'm pregnant]. My make-up artist is backstage

  • Heather Morris expecting second child with husband Taylor Hubbell

    Congratulations to Heather Morris and her husband Taylor Hubbell, who are expecting their second child together. The former Glee star made the announcement on Wednesday, sharing a sweet photo of her tiny baby bump. The picture shows Heather standing next to a large blue ruler that says "The Growing Hubbells", and used that as a hashtag in the caption. Her former co-star and fellow mum-to-be Naya Rivera was quick to reply to Heather's happy news, tweeting: "So exciting! Congrats @HeatherMorrisTV #thegrowinghubbells". CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Heather Morris is expecting her second child with husband Taylor Hubbell The new arrival will be the second

  • The Queen, Prince Charles and Princess Anne are full of joy in throwback photo

    An official portrait of the Queen and her two young children Prince Charles and Princess Anne has been released in honour of World Photography Day. Buckingham Palace's official Twitter account, which goes by the handle British Monarchy, posted the image on Wednesday – 61 years after it was taken. Decades may have passed but the picture shows the Queen, then 28, beaming with joy and radiating her usual warmth. She was joined by her two happy children, her eldest son and future King, Charles, on her right and her only daughter Anne on her left. For #WorldPhotographyDay - The Queen with Prince

  • Princess Diana pictured at Princess Charlotte's christening: fake photo goes viral

    A fake photo of the late Princess Diana standing next to the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton has gone viral. A royal fan created the image using Photoshop, and it shows Kate holding her newborn daughter Princess Charlotte at the baby's christening. Kate is pictured walking into the St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk on Sunday 5 July, cradling her daughter in her arms. Princess Diana, who was tragically killed in a car accident in 1997, has been photoshopped into the image and is seen bending over baby Charlotte and cooing down at the little girl. Charlotte would have

  • Perrie Edwards: Watch the moment she cries on stage following Zayn Malik split

    Perrie Edwards previously said she was "good" following her split from Zayn Malik, but the heartbroken singer couldn't maintain her brave face during a performance with Little Mix on Wednesday. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The 22-year-old burst into tears while she sang the group's emotional new song The End, as part of their fourth anniversary global live stream fan event in New York. Perrie broke down after singing the lyrics, "no one can love you, the way I used to do", and was quickly comforted by her supportive bandmates. Perrie Edwards broke down during a performance with Little Mix "It's been a long

  • Louis Tomlinson's father arrested after 'suicide bid'

    One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson's estranged father has attempted suicide. Police arrested Troy Austin on Tuesday night after discovering him allegedly trying to take his own life in a car in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. The 46-year-old, who split from Louis' mother Johannah Deakin in 1997, was taken to a police station before pleading guilty to failing to provide a specimen at Doncaster Magistrates' Court on Wednesday morning. Louis Tomlinson's dad Troy Austin was arrested on Tuesday A family member told The Sun that Troy was depressed after being disowned by friends because of his heavy drinking. Troy was reported missing on Tuesday

  • The Queen's 1947 wedding recreated for Netflix show

    When the Queen – then Princess Elizabeth – and Prince Philip married in November 1947, thousands of well-wishers lined Westminster Abbey in London to catch the first glimpse of the newlyweds. In the streets of Ely, Cambridgeshire earlier this week, a similar scene was re-enacted. Hundreds of passers-by watched as filming for The Crown, a new show airing on Netflix next year, brought the city to a standstill. Actress Claire Foy, who plays the Queen, was spotted wearing the royal's replica white satin wedding gown, which featured a flowing train and a matching veil. She completed her bridal look with a

  • Jessica Simpson to launch activewear range

    Jessica Simpson is set to expand her billion-dollar empire with a new fashion venture. The 35-year-old will be releasing a new range of activewear this autumn, called Jessica Simpson: Warm Up, which will include workout clothes such as leggings, sports bras and sports jackets. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Jessica Simpson is launching a new range of activewear This will mark the first branded collection for the star's label since she sold a majority stake of the brand to Sequential Brands Group earlier this year. "Whatever was going on in Jessica's life at the time, we said we should be there," the

  • Cilla Black's funeral: Fans gather to pay their last respects

    Cilla Black was laid to rest in her hometown of Liverpool on Thursday afternoon. Hundreds of fans gathered along a two-mile route through the city to pay their last respects ahead of the ceremony at St Mary's Church, Woolton. The star's funeral car followed a two mile cortege ahead of the service, with her name spelled out in red roses and a number of floral tributes around the coffin. Cliff Richard performed at Cilla's funeral Cilla's sons Robert, Jack and Ben were joined by a host of her famous friends, including Christopher Biggins and Paul O'Grady, who took their seats in the

  • Shannen Doherty reveals she has breast cancer, sues former manager

    Shannen Doherty has been forced to reveal that she has breast cancer – and that she could have been diagnosed earlier if she'd been able to receive medical care. The actress, who is best known for her roles in Charmed and Beverly Hills, 90210, released a statement. "Yes, I have breast cancer, and I am currently undergoing treatment," Shannen told People. "I am continuing to eat right, exercise and stay very positive about my life. I am thankful to my family, friends and doctors for their support and, of course, my fans who have stood by me." The 44-year-old star also

  • Nicola Stephenson 'thrilled' to join Emmerdale

    Nicola Stephenson has joined the cast of Emmerdale, it has been revealed. The 44-year-old actress, who is best known for starring in Brookside, will play new character Tess. Tess is described as a good-natured, warm person with a great heart who is dedicated to her teaching assistant job. But her life will take an "unexpected turn" when she meets vet Paddy Kirk, played by Dominic Brunt. "I'm thrilled to be joining the cast of Emmerdale," said Nicola in a statement. "It's a British institution and I'm very excited about the storylines that they have planned for my character." Nicola Stephenson will play

  • Jennifer Aniston 'deliriously happy' following wedding to Justin Theroux

    Jennifer Aniston has finally spoken out about her wedding to Justin Theroux. The actress, who tied the knot with her partner on 5 August, also revealed how she managed to keep their big day a secret. When asked if she was "deliriously happy" following the nuptials, she told Good Morning America: "Yeah, of course." The 46-year-old also played coy about how she managed to keep their wedding a secret, with many of their guests not even knowing about the occasion until the day. Jennifer said she is "deliriously happy" since marrying Justin "Where there's a will, there's a way," she replied. Jennifer had told

  • William and Kate win planning permission to build tennis court at Anmer Hall

    Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, have been granted planning permission to build a tennis court in the grounds of their Norfolkshire home, Anmer Hall. The couple, who are big tennis fans, filed a planning application in June to relocate the existing court at their country retreat after it fell into disrepair. Documents released on the King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council website show that consent has been given for the work to be carried out on the Sandringham Estate following no objections from members of the public or the council. William and Kate have been

  • Daniel O'Donnell confirmed for Strictly: 'I love to dance'

    Irish singer Daniel O'Donnell has been confirmed as the eighth celebrity to be taking part in the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing. The news was announced on the Steve Wright in the Afternoon show on BBC Radio 2 on Thursday afternoon. "Earlier this year, I decided to take a short break from touring and told myself that I would only consider doing something if it was both different and exciting, well what could be more exciting than Strictly Come Dancing?," said Daniel. Daniel O'Donnell is the eight celebrity to be confirmed for the hit show "I love to dance and boy

  • Chicken Avocado and Tomato Melts

    Serves 4INGREDIENTS 2 teaspoons lime juice1 medium ripe avocado4 slices French bread, each 1-inch thick4 tablespoons mayonnaise1½ cups baby arugula or spinach8 slices ripe tomato1 1/3 cups shredded rotisserie chicken meat1 cup grated plain or jalapeñoflavoured Monterey Jack cheese¼ cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro or green onionsINSTRUCTIONS Preheat the oven to 425° F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Pour the lime juice onto a wide plate.Quarter the avocado lengthwise, pull it apart and discard the peel and pit. Cut each quarter piece of avocado, lengthwise, into 3 slices. Set the avocado on the plate and coat with the lime