• 5 low-carb canapé ideas

    With the festive season in full swing, it's hard to escape foods that are high in carbohydrates and laden with sugar. But for hostesses wanting to keep it light or who are catering for guests looking after their waistline, we have the perfect canapé ideas for all those upcoming parties. They're sure to hit the spot, without tipping the scales. CLICK TO VIEW PHOTOS SMOKED SALMON BLINIS For the blinis, whisk together eggs, coconut flour, salt and pepper. Stir in shredded and peeled courgettes and blend well, then spoon tablespoons of the batter onto a pan with butter. Flip, and set aside

  • Jenson Button and wife Jessica split after one year of marriage

    Jenson Button has confirmed the end of his one year marriage to Jessica Michibata. The couple, who tied the knot in Hawaii in December of last year, have parted on friendly terms, with a spokesman for the Formula One star stating: "Jenson and Jessica have decided to go their separate ways and it is very amicable. There is no-one else involved." Jenson, 35, and Japanese-Argentine model Jessica, 31, confirmed the news of their marriage last New Year's Eve on Twitter. "Happy New Year from Mr & Mrs Button!" they wrote. "We are excited to see in the New Year with

  • Phillip Schofield's brother leaves hospital: 'Best Christmas present ever!'

    Phillip Schofield's younger brother Tim has returned home from hospital after battling an illness. On Tuesday evening, the This Morning host uploaded a selfie on his Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts showing the siblings smiling side by side. "The BEST Christmas present EVER, my brother Tim is home, faster than I ever imagined possible," the 53-year-old captioned the photograph. Tim's release from hospital follows a scary few weeks for the Schofield family. Phillip had to take a leave of absence from This Morning after his brother was "suddenly taken ill" at the start of December, and only returned to his

  • Aliona Vilani quit Strictly 'to start a family'

    Aliona Vilani stunned fans when she announced on Tuesday she was leaving Strictly Come Dancing, just three days after winning the show with Jay McGuinness. And while speculation continues to surround her relationship with The Wanted singer, close sources have revealed that she decided to quit the BBC show to fulfil her dream of starting a family. An insider told the Sun that the 31-year-old dancer is keen to start trying for a baby "right away" with her husband of one year, Vincent Kavanagh. Aliona Vilani reportedly left Strictly to start a family "Aliona loves children and is ready to have a

  • Danish prince Christian was 'never in danger' in Australian beach incident, says royal family spokesperson

    Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary's eldest son Prince Christian was recently pulled from the waves on an Australian beach by a lifeguard, but a spokesperson for the royals denies the prince was in serious danger. The incident occurred as Prince Frederik and his Australian-born wife took Christian, ten, and their three other children, Princess Isabella, eight, and four-year-old Princess Josephine and Prince Vincent, to Mermaid Beach on the Gold Coast in Queensland. Prince Christian was recently pulled from the waves on an Australian beach by a lifeguard Nick Malcolm, the lifeguard responsible for pulling the young royal from the surf, says

  • Watch the tear-jerking moment an orphan from Lebanon meets his hero Cristiano Ronaldo

    Many children can only dream about meeting Portuguese football legend Cristiano Ronaldo, but for one little boy his wish came true. Sadly, the meeting between Cristiano and three-year-old orphan, Haidar, took place after a tragic accident. Scroll down to watch video Haidar and his parents were in a mosque in the Bourj el Barajneh suburb of Beirut, the Lebanese capital, when a suicide bomber detonated a device last month. Haidar lost both his parents in the attack, leaving him an orphan to recover in hospital by himself. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Haidar lost both his parents in a suicide bombing last month At

  • Sam Faiers gets into the Christmas spirit as she counts down to her due date

    Sam Faiers is set to have an extra special Christmas this year as she counts down the days until the birth of her first child. The former TOWIE star, whose baby with boyfriend Paul Knightley is due in just three weeks, has been proudly showing off her blossoming bump on Instagram. The 24-year-old has been enjoying time relaxing with loved ones in the run up to Christmas, and shared a photo of herself looking effortlessly stylish in a maternity lounge suit that showed off her baby bump on Tuesday. Hay guys, this evening till tomorrow afternoon we have FREE next

  • Claudia Winkleman talks Christmas plans and festive beauty

    With her trademark dark hair, wry smile and great comic timing, Claudia Winkleman has become one of the highlights of Saturday night TV. HELLO! Beauty editor Nadine Baggott caught up with the popular presenter to get up to speed on her make-up must-haves… I first met Claudia Winkleman when we appeared on Granada Breeze TV together many years ago, when she was starting out. Back then, she had a reputation for always laughing and giggling on screen, so it is comforting to know that, despite her huge success, she has not changed one bit – she remains as charming and

  • See what happens when these adorable children take a lie detector test with Santa

    One group of children were really put to the test ahead of Christmas when they took a lie detector test with Santa. The hilarious video by Distractify shows a gentleman dressed in a Santa outfit ask the little ones some compromising questions – while they are wired up to a machine which decides if they really deserve presents this year. When asked whether they wanted world peace or a toy, it was a tough choice. One little boy who really wants "a remote control monster truck" for Christmas was asked to choose between that and world peace, and there was

  • You'll never guess what Lady Gaga has been given for Christmas

    What do you buy the pop princess who has everything? A white horse! Lady Gaga received the steed as an early Christmas gift from her record company on Monday, and couldn't wait to show off the "White Angel" to her fans on Instagram. The Bad Romance singer shared a photo of the beautiful white horse on social media, which showed it wearing pink reigns with a bow and letter from her record company tied loosely around its neck. Today on my doorstep was delivered a White Angel from heaven. It felt like the old days of the record business, she's

  • 'Super proud uncle' Olly Murs introduces new nephew

    Olly Murs has announced the arrival of his brand new nephew. The 31-year-old chart topper uploaded an adorable photo of himself cuddling the tiny baby for the first time on Tuesday, and revealed that he is already completely smitten with the newborn. "Awwww I'm a super proud uncle today!!" he wrote alongside the snapshot, which sees him gazing lovingly down at the newest family member, who is snuggly wrapped up in a blanket. "Little Baby Quinntyn… 8lbs of love." Awwww I'm a super proud uncle today!! Little Baby Quinntyn.. 8lbs of love.. Can't hug him enough..my lil "Quinny" 😭😍 A photo

  • The hair and beauty New Year's resolutions you will want to make for 2016

    Whether it's forgetting to cleanse, tone and moisturise or simply not getting enough sleep, it's easy to forget to follow the golden rules of beauty. Luckily, the new year is the perfect excuse for a fresh start – and we've found the best hair and beauty resolutions you'll want to stick to in 2016… CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY There are hair and beauty resolutions you'll want to keep in 2016 Exfoliate once a week Exfoliation is key to keeping your skin radiant and cleansing the pores of dirt and bacteria. You should aim to exfoliate as part of your skincare routine in order

  • Impressive! Guess how much David and Victoria Beckham took to the bank last year?

    Business is booming for the Beckhams. David and Victoria turned over more than £65million last year, thanks to their various businesses ranging from fashion to football. Their accounts were made public through documents filed with Companies House, the business that registers information online that companies are legally required to supply. Victoria and David's company Brand Beckham Holdings raked in the whopping figure last year, but after tax and costs, their profit amounted to £12.6million. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY David and Victoria Beckham's fortune comes from their various businesses including fashion and football Through their company they paid themselves £3million each and also paid

  • Pretty Little Liars star Sasha Pieterse announces engagement

    Congratulations are in order for Pretty Little Liars star Sasha Pieterse. The 19-year-old has announced her engagement to boyfriend Hudson Sheaffer, saying the proposal was "the best day of my life!" In a romantic black-and-white engagement photo shared on Instagram, both Sasha and Hudson can be seen grinning as they gaze into each other's eyes following the proposal. The teenager's engagement ring is visible as she rests her left hand on her fiancé's face. The best day of my life 💍 Thank you @jonnieandgarrett for capturing the moment A photo posted by Sasha Pieterse (@sashapieterse27) on Dec 22, 2015 at 7:17pm

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  • Craig Revel Horwood mourning death of his 'unconventional' father

    Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood is mourning the loss of his father. According to the Sun, Craig's dad Phil passed away from cancer on Monday 22 December – just two days after Craig was seen judging the 2015 Strictly final. Father and son had a difficult relationship, with dance star Craig branding the former Royal Australian Navy Lieutenant "the most unconventional dad we could’ve ever had" in his 2008 autobiography All Balls And Glitter. He also revealed in the book that Phil had contracted skin cancer because he had gone through his 20-year career in the Navy "without

  • Princess Masako of Japan on top form as she celebrates Emperor Akihito's 82nd birthday

    She has carried out more and more royal duties this year as she makes her recovery, and on Wednesday Princess Masako of Japan was on top form at Emperor Akihito's 82nd birthday celebrations. Joining other royals on the balcony of the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Masako looked the most at ease she has in years. The princess, who is married to Crown Prince Naruhito, gave a friendly wave to well-wishers as she marked her father-in-law's big day. Masako was dressed elegantly in a burgundy outfit that she paired with a hat of the same colour, white gloves, an elaborate brooch and

  • How to master the dark berry lipstick trend this festive season

    Forget the classic red lip – this season it's been all about showing off your gothic side with dark berry hues. Spotted on stars from Alessandra Ambrosio to Jennifer Lawrence, these shades make for a bold and sultry finish to any beauty look – making them ideal if you want to make a statement at parties this festive season. We take a step-by-step look at how to master the trend… CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Alessandra Ambrosio often rocks dark berry lips for a high fashion look Step one: find the right shade Because this look is so eye-catching, you don't want to risk picking

  • Exclusive clip: get the scoop on Eddie Redmayne's amazing transformation in transgender film The Danish Girl

    After winning an Oscar for The Theory of Everything in February, Eddie Redmayne will return to the big screen on New Year's Day to star in The Danish Girl. HELLO! Online has obtained a world exclusive clip of the actor talking about his latest role, in which he stars opposite the brilliant Alicia Vikander. Scroll down for video Based on a true story and set in mid 1920s Copenhagen, The Danish Girl tells the story of Lili Elbe, one of the first known people to have undergone sex reassignment surgery. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Eddie Redmayne plays Lili Elbe, one of the

  • Prince Charles lends his support to people affected by Storm Desmond

    Spreading some festive cheer among people devastated by recent flooding, the Prince of Wales made a special visit to Cumbria. Prince Charles, 67, asked aides to arrange the trip after being shocked by the terrible damage to homes and businesses caused by Storm Desmond. A royal source told HELLO!: "He has been watching the terrible pictures on the news and reading about it and was very determined to go up before Christmas to show solidarity with people there. "He wanted to send the message that they have not been forgotten about." CLICK TO VIEW FULL GALLERY Prince Charles went to support the people

  • Victoria Beckham takes her little ballerina Harper to see The Nutcracker

    She's always hoped that at least one of her children would be into dance or fashion, and it looks like Victoria Beckham will get her wish. The designer's four-year-old daughter Harper was enthralled by The Nutcracker during a visit to the Royal Opera House with her mum on Wednesday. Victoria, 41, who has always been a fan of the festive ballet show, shared a lovely photo of her and her adorable daughter. Sitting on her mum's lap with her hair in pig tails, Harper is shown waiting for the curtains to open. Our little ballerina loves the Nutcracker at the

  • Justin Bieber backs rivals NHS Choir for Christmas number 1 with surprise tweet

    In a surprising gesture of goodwill, Justin Bieber has claimed he does not want to be Christmas number one. Instead, the Where Are You Know singer has asked his Beliebers to support the NHS Choir's charity single in the name of Christmas. With just two days to go until the winner is announced, the popstar proposed his thoughts via Twitter, writing: "I'm hearing this UK Christmas race is close...but the @Choir_NHS single is for charity. So... I'm hearing this UK Christmas race is close...but the @Choir_NHS single is for charity. So... — Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) December 23, 2015 Justin has expressed he does

  • Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner sneak away for pre-holiday babymoon in Belize

    The parents will play! Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner found time to get away and enjoy some quality time on their babymoon. On Wednesday, the 34-year-old shared some sweet images of her and Jared, 34, enjoying some fun in the sun in Belize. Jared and I snuck away together to enjoy a few days of R&R!  A photo posted by Ivanka Trump (@ivankatrump) on Dec 22, 2015 at 3:15pm PST "Jared and I snuck away together to enjoy a few days of R&R," she captioned the image from the Cayo Espanto resort. Ivanka is seen in the photo

  • Royal families' 2015 holiday cards and photos

    From the Scandinavian royals through to the British royal family, we've rounded up the most festive shots to celebrate this special time of