• Coronation Street couple Alan Halsall and Lucy-Jo Hudson announce split

    Alan Halsall and Lucy-Jo Hudson have announced their separation after seven years of marriage. The couple started dating in 2005 after meeting on the set of ITV soap Coronation Street, and tied the knot in 2009. They welcomed their daughter Sienna-Rae in September 2013. Lucy-Jo and Alan confirmed their split in a joint statement released on Monday, saying they had shared "many wonderful years together". Alan Halsall and Lucy-Jo Hudson have split after seven years of marriage "Lucy-Jo Hudson and Alan Halsall are sad to announce that they have separated," the statement read. "They have shared many wonderful years together and will

  • Duchess Kate reveals what she gave the Queen for Christmas

    What do you buy the lady who has everything? That was the question facing the Duchess of Cambridge as she prepared for her very first Christmas at Sandringham with the Queen. After a great deal of thought, she eventually decided to bring along something homemade, making up a batch of chutney from her own grandmother's recipe. Kate recalled the episode in a new ITV documentary for the Queen's 90th birthday – her first solo television interview. Duchess Kate admitted she was worried what to give the Queen for Christmas "She (the Queen) really cares," she said. "I can remember being at Sandringham,

  • Tamara Ecclestone shares photos from her daughter Sophia's 'dream' birthday party

    Tamara Ecclestone has given fans a glimpse inside her daughter Sophia's second birthday celebrations. The Formula 1 heiress hosted a lavish party for her daughter at London's Savoy Hotel on Sunday, which she has described as "the party of her dreams". Sophia was dressed for the occasion in a pretty pink party dress, and had her face painted with flowers and butterflies. She was joined by family and friends for the celebrations, and professional photographer Robert Shack – who photographed the wedding of Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall in 2011 - was on hand to capture the special day. There

  • Prince Harry gives as good as he gets in traditional paint fight

    There was laughter amid a riot of colour as Prince Harry was plastered with powder paint during a visit to a school in the foothill of the Himalayas. The good-natured royal took part in a traditional paint fight in celebration of Holi – the festival of colour – and he certainly gave as good as he got. The ceremony began with the school's head girl Juna Garang, 15, smearing red paint on Harry's bearded cheeks, but things very quickly escalated when his former Army colleague, Gurka officer Major Prakash Gurung, slapped paint on the Prince's shoulder. CLICK FOR GALLERY Prince Harry was

  • Could Daisy Ridley be the new Angelina Jolie?

    Daisy Ridley is hot property in Hollywood right now thanks to her breakout role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. And there's a good chance she is about to follow in the footsteps of one of the industry's biggest names – Angelina Jolie – after confirming she's been in talks to play Lara Croft in a highly-anticipated Tomb Raider reboot. The 23-year-old British actress confirmed the news while attending Sunday's Empire Awards in London. "There have been discussions," she told The Hollywood Reporter. "I'm waiting for someone to say, 'I want you, let's do it.'" Daisy Ridley confirmed she's been in

  • Kylie Jenner reveals her latest trick for plumper-looking lips

    Kylie Jenner has previously turned to temporary lip fillers to help achieve a plump pout, but nowadays the 18-year-old has a different trick up her sleeve. The Keeping up with the Kardashians star took to Snapchat to share her secret with her followers, revealing that she has a specific pose for photographs to give the appearance of fuller lips. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Kylie Jenner revealed her trick to fuller looking lips "Everyone keeps thinking I'm making my lips bigger, but this is them normally," she explained in the first of two videos, looking as glamorous as ever with her hair worn

  • Prince William returns to work and inspects his helicopter after a month of absence

    Prince William was pictured back at work on Monday morning, after nearly four weeks off the job. The future King was seen inspecting and preparing his helicopter at the East Anglian Air Ambulance base. William, who is believed to have started work at seven in the morning, wore his usual high-visibility jacket and work overalls as he checked the helicopter before heading into the base at Cambridge airport to await a call out. This was the first time the Duke has been on duty since mid-February. He took time out to enjoy a short ski break with his wife the Duchess

  • David Cameron says he is 'shocked and concerned' after Brussels tragedy

    David Cameron has said the British government will do "everything we can to help" after the series of explosions in Brussels on Tuesday morning. The Prime Minister tweeted to say he was "shocked and concerned" about the incidents, which are reported to have claimed the lives of 26 people and injured many more. "I am shocked and concerned by the events in Brussels. We will do everything we can to help," Mr Cameron wrote, adding: "I will be chairing a COBRA meeting on the events in Brussels later this morning." CLICK TO VIEW FULL GALLERY David Cameron said he will do everything

  • Lucy Mecklenburgh has a motivational message for fitness fans

    Lucy Mecklenburgh gave her fans some serious fitness inspiration on Monday. Not only did the 24-year-old show off her toned physique in a striking selfie posted on Instagram, but she accompanied the snap with a motivational message for anyone trying to get in shape. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Lucy Mecklenburgh shared a motivational message on Instagram Sat in the gym, Lucy flaunted her enviable abs and lean figure in a cropped top and shorts, her brunette tresses swept up into a high ponytail. The former The Only Way is Essex star looked as radiant as ever, going make-up free as she rested

  • The Queen enjoys rare dinner out in Mayfair with Princess Anne and Princess Alexandra

    The Queen surprised royal watchers on Monday evening as she stepped out for dinner with her daughter Princess Anne and her first cousin Princess Alexandra. Her Majesty, who is rarely spotted out and about in London apart from when she carries out royal engagements, was pictured arriving at Bellamy's in Mayfair. The 89-year-old monarch was her usual impeccable self, wearing a glitzy green dress and strands of pearls for the royal reunion. She arrived in a separate car from her daughter Anne, who wrapped up in a black cape, and her cousin Alexandra, who wore a full-length violet dress and fur

  • Madonna reunites with her 'exposed' fan in Sydney

    Last week Josephine Georgiou found herself at the centre of a media storm when she was exposed on stage by Madonna. To show there are no hard feeling, the 17-year-old accepted an offer from the pop star to attend a second Rebel Heart concert this week, and was seen cheering on her idol from the audience. Josephine and her mum Toni flew into Sydney on Sunday night, courtesy of Madonna, to watch the singer perform at the Allphones Arena. A spokesperson for Josephine told the Daily Mail Australia: “"Three days after the show, Madonna flew Josephine and her mother to

  • Kanye West dances all night as he joins Kardashians at Justin Bieber concert

    It seems Kanye West is not the only belieber in his family. The rapper was joined by his wife Kim Kardashian, sister-in-law Kourtney Kardashian and a group of friends to watch Justin Bieber's concert at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, just days after admitting Justin's single What Do You Mean was his favourite song of 2015. Kim shared a series of videos and photos from their night out on Snapchat, including one clip showing her husband dancing to the track. In another video Kanye remained straight faced while the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star serenaded

  • It's official! Katy Perry is calling Orlando Bloom her 'boyfriend'

    It sounds like Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are official. The Roar singer is said to be introducing her new beau as "her boyfriend" after the couple have enjoyed a string of dates and romantic breaks together. Katy, 31, and Orlando, 39, were first linked in January when the pair were spotted flirting up a storm at a Golden Globes afterparty. Since then, the loved-up sweethearts have been pictured packing on the PDA and flitting from one holiday to the next. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Orlando Bloom and Katy Perry were first linked at the Golden Globes in January Over the weekend Katy and

  • Britain's Got Talent star Connie Talbot is all grown up!

    Connie Talbot was just six-years-old when she won the hearts of the nation with her vocals on the 2007 series of Britain's Got Talent. Overnight, the young schoolgirl became a singing sensation, with her debut album selling more than 250,000 copies. Now aged 15, Connie looks very different from the gap-toothed child who first appeared on the talent show – and, quite remarkably, is preparing to release her seventh album. Her newest album will hit shelves this week, and features a number of songs co-written by the talented teenager. It also includes covers of some popular tracks, like The Rembrandts'

  • Kim Kardashian shares her impressive weight loss progress

    Kim Kardashian is well on her way to achieving her weight loss goals. The Keeping up with the Kardashians star admitted earlier this year that she planned to lose over 70lbs after giving birth to baby boy Saint West – and now she's shared her impressive progress. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Kim Kardashian revealed she has lost 42lbs The 35-year-old posted a throwback photo on her eponymous website of herself at a clothes fitting, and revealed she has already lost over half of the weight she wants to shed. "Wanting more things to start fitting – 42lbs and 28 to go!" she

  • Ellie Goulding admits she wants to get back with Dougie Poynter

    Ellie Goulding isn't ready to move on following her break-up from Dougie Poynter. The Anything Could Happen singer, who confirmed that she and Dougie had split earlier this month, has said she considers their relationship "an unfinished story". Discovering the possibility of whether she and Dougie could get back together, Ellie told Heat magazine: "Maybe. I hope so. We have something I know is special and I think other people see it – my friends see it, my family see it… but I think some things are just kind of unfinished, an unfinished story. CLICK TO VIEW FULL GALLERY Ellie Goulding has

  • Phillip Schofield explains ITV's decision to stop live coverage of Brussels attacks

    Phillip Schofield has explained ITV's decision to stop its ongoing coverage of the terror attacks in Brussels in order to air This Morning. The channel has cancelled earlier programmes, including The Jeremy Kyle Show, as the terrible events from the Belgium capital unfolded – but Phillip said bosses had decided to continue with This Morning as "an alternative to the horrific news". As the show began at 10.30am, Phillip explained that there would be continuous updates throughout the programme. "We had many discussions this morning about how to continue what we do with the rest of the show with very

  • Princess Sofia of Sweden says she is 'very excited' as April due date nears

    The countdown for the next royal baby is officially underway. Princess Sofia of Sweden has carried out her possible final engagements before her expected due date in April. The pregnant royal was on top form as she walked the red carpet for a charity event, telling reporters: "I feel very excited." When asked if she and her husband Prince Carl Philip had a name in mind, the former model, who doesn't know the sex of her baby, smiled and said: "We're keeping that to ourselves." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY "I feel very excited," said Princess Sofia of Sweden Sofia was attending a fundraiser for

  • Tom Daley celebrates 3 year anniversary with fiancé Dustin Lance Black

    Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black celebrated their third anniversary on Tuesday. The Olympic diver shared a sweet photo to mark the special day, prompting a number of congratulatory messages from fans. "3 YEARS," Tom captioned the image, which shows himself and Dustin sitting side by side on horses in the countryside. CLICK TO VIEW FULL GALLERY Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black celebrated their third anniversary It may be their special day, but it appears that Tom and Dustin will not be able to celebrate together. The couple are currently being forced to spend some time apart due to their busy work

  • Belgian royal palace 'not evacuated' following terror attacks

    Belgium's royal palace, located in central Brussels, has not been evacuated following Tuesday's terror attacks in the capital. Amid increasing speculation, a official statement was released on Twitter denying the claims. "Contrary to some reports, the royal palace has not been evacuated," it read. The Royal Palace of Belgium, which is situated in front of Brussels Park, is the official palace for King Philippe and his wife Queen Mathilde. However, it is not used as their royal residence; the couple live in the Royal Palace of Laeken on the outskirts of Brussles with their children, Princess Elisabeth, 14, Prince Gabriel,

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  • Ellen Degeneres agrees to be Novak Djokovic's trainer during Wimbledon

    Ellen DeGeneres is a woman of many talents; comedy, television, humanitarianism – she's done it all. But one thing we didn't have the 58-year-old down as was trainer to international tennis stars. But when Serbian player Novak Djokovic stopped by The Ellen Show this week, she found herself roped into helping him prepare for Wimbledon later this year. Novak Djokovic opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about his success Novak, 28, who is currently world No. 1 in men's singles, admitted even he is at risk of being overtaken by the up and coming players. When asked by Ellen who he sees as

  • Plans revealed for permanent David Bowie memorial in London

    Lambeth council has confirmed that they are working with David Bowie's family to develop a permanent memorial for the star, who passed away in January. Fans flocked to David's hometown of Brixton to pay tribute following his death, with many laying flowers in front of a mural dedicated to the musician. The mural, which depicts David's Ziggy Stardust alter ego, will now be listed to ensure its protection – and it has even been suggested that the road it is on will be renamed to honour the iconic star. CLICK TO VIEW FULL GALLERY David Bowie's mural will be listed by Lambeth

  • TV stars Barbara Windsor and James Nesbitt receive honours at Buckingham Palace

    TV royalty Barbara Windsor and James Nesbitt were among the stars who received honours at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday. The Carry On actress was made a Dame for her services to charity and entertainment, while the actor was appointed an OBE for his services to drama and to the community in Northern Ireland. The Queen was in charge of proceedings and spoke to both stars as they collected their medals at the investiture ceremony. Barbara, 78, was her usual cheery self as she spoke to Her Majesty and shook hands with her, later joking to reporters that it was lovely to

  • You can have dinner with George and Amal Clooney at their LA home – for £24,000

    If you've always wanted to dine with George Clooney and his wife Amal, you're in luck – but it will cost you. The couple have revealed they're hosting a dinner at their home in Los Angeles to raise money in support of Hillary Clinton. George, 54, and 38-year-old Amal will host the dinner party in April and tickets will set guests back nearly £24,000. The actor confirmed the news in an email to supporters of Hillary, according to Page Six. George and Amal Clooney are raising money in support of Hillary Clinton The website reports George joked: "The good news is, I'm

  • Sam Faiers and Rylan Clark put their fitness to the test for charity

    Sam Faiers is renowned for her love of all things fitness, and now the 25-year-old is using her skills to help a good cause. The reality TV star has teamed up with presenter Rylan Clark-Neal to support the launch of WALK IT, a nationwide campaign encouraging the public to walk 5km or 10km to help raise awareness and vital funds for Crohn's & Colitis UK. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Sam Faiers and Rylan Clark-Neal have teamed up for charity There's no doubt the cause is close to Sam's heart, as she was diagnosed with Crohn's Disease in February 2014. The star has

  • Barack Obama had the best interpreter during his Cuba trip – his daughter Malia

    President Barack Obama could have had the help of any translator to communicate with locals during his visit to Cuba, but he enlisted the support of someone close to his heart – his daughter Malia. The 17-year-old acted as a Spanish interpreter for her father during the visit, which marks the first time a sitting US president has been to Cuba since the 1959 revolution. A photo shared on President Obama's official Facebook page shows the father-daughter duo laughing with a local restaurateur during a meeting on Sunday. The teenager appears confident and happy to be helping her father, as

  • Wolfgang Puck reveals what's on the menu for the Beckhams

    Serving up dishes for David and Victoria Beckham is something of a straightforward task for Wolfgang Puck. When the British power couple are in Los Angeles, they often dine at the chef's popular CUT Beverly Hills restaurant. Wolfgang was also chosen to prepare the menu for David's "Welcome to LA" party in 2008 when the footballer arrived Stateside to play for LA Galaxy. Revealing what the Beckhams usually order at his restaurant, Wolfgang said that David always has a steak. Victoria, meanwhile, loves vegetables and asks for a simple plate of spinach with just "a touch of salt". CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY

  • Scott Eastwood flirts up a storm with British reality TV star

    Scott Eastwood got cosy with one very lucky British television star last weekend and, judging by the photos, more than toasts were exchanged. The 30-year-old attended the Moet and Chandon Inaugural 'Holding Court' dinner on Saturday evening – and bumped into one of our very own. Looking amazing at the event in California was Made in Chelsea star Caggie Dunlop and she quickly caught the eye of hunky Scott. Caggie, 26, was lucky enough to be seated next to Scott, the son of Hollywood star Clint, and it's looks like they definitely hit it off. Scott Eastwood and Caggie Dunlop cosied

  • Jacqueline Jossa addresses fiancé Dan Osborne's past

    After Jacqueline Jossa was asked uncomfortable questions on Loose Women about her fiancé Dan Osborne's past, the soap star took to Twitter to express how upset she was. Jacqueline had told producers that she didn't want to "dwell on the past" and "answer certain questions". In a new interview the 23-year-old has said it's time for everyone to move on – and that she wouldn't be with Dan if he were a bad guy. Quashing those split rumours, Jacqueline said: "I don't care about negativity with me and Daniel, I'm over it. I'm not defending him anymore. I don't care –

  • New mum Tyra Banks debuts her latest hairstyle

    She's been known to mix up her looks over the years and now Tyra Banks has revealed her latest hairstyle. The new mum, who gave birth to a baby boy in January, showed off her recent locks in a stunning Instagram post. The supermodel shared a selfie of her most recent look, "Something new #locks #locs," she wrote alongside the snap, which has received more than 72,000 likes. Tyra unveiled her new locks It's not the first time Tyra has undergone a big makeover. The star shocked fans last year when she chopped her famously long brunette locks into a pixie cut. The

  • Hilary Swank announces her engagement and shows off ring

    Love is certainly in the air for Hilary Swank and her tennis coach boyfriend Ruben Torres, who popped the question to his actress gilfriend while on a hike. The brunette beauty announced the good news with sweet snaps of the couple on Tuesday. The 41-year-old Oscar winner shared a loved up selfie of the pair on Instagram. "Went on a hike and this happened! I am so happy to share with you all, the engagement to my dear Ruben. #Engaged," she wrote alongside the photo. Went on a hike and this happened! I am so happy to share with you

  • King Felipe VI to Queen Rania: Royals react to the terrorist attacks in Brussels

    In the wake of Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels, royals from different nations are speaking out and sending their support.Following the bombings, the Belgian Royal Palace tweeted that King Philippe and his wife Queen Mathilde were “shocked” by the attacks. They wrote, “Shocked by odious attacks to Brussels National and Brussels metro. Our thoughts to the victims, families and emergency services.”King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium are 'shocked' by the attacks Photo: Getty ImagesKing Harald V of Norway sent his condolences to Belgium’s monarchs writing, "I have received with great sadness the news of the atrocious attacks today in Brussels, which resulted in so many deaths

  • Prince Carl Philip is quite the designer: See his new collection for Bernadotte & Kylberg

    Prince, soon to-be-dad, and now textile designer? Prince Carl Philip has launched a new line of spring bathroom products. The Swedish royal’s designs are the latest project for the home and textile company Bernadotte & Kylberg. Carl created the interior design business along with Swedish designer Oscar Kylberg in 2012. The philosophy behind the Swedish firm is to create iconic and inspiring designs that last.CLICK TO VIEW THE COLLECTION Photo: Facebook/Getty Images The two men unveiled their “deco” collection last month for their social media followers. The duo’s new collection, which ranges from $12 to almost $50, is available online at Sweden's Åhléns department store and