• A guide to buying the perfect engagement ring – and how to get more for less

    Finding the perfect engagement ring can be a daunting process, but luckily HELLO! Online sat down with diamond expert David Allen, of high-end jewellers 77 Diamonds, to find out what shoppers need to know before they part with their cash. Carat, cut, colour and clarity are all important factors to consider when looking at a diamond, but there are in fact three other "C's" you need to think about. So if you're a groom-to-be and about to propose, read on for David's top tips... The carat "The most well known "C" is carat," said David. "It's a diamond's actual weight, not size. One carat

  • Duke of Westminster dies aged 64: royal family pay tribute

    The Duke of Westminster, Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, has passed away at the age of 64, his family has confirmed. The billionaire landowner and philanthropist died at the Royal Preston Hospital in Lancashire on Tuesday after suddenly being taken ill on his Abbeystead Estate. The duke, who was a close friend of the royal family, was estimated to have a fortune of £8.3billion by Forbes, making him the world's 68th richest person, and the UK’s third. His vast wealth comes from estates in Oxford, Cheshire, Scotland and London; he owned 190 acres in Belgravia, one of London’s most expensive

  • Who is the new Duke of Westminster? Everything you need to know about Hugh Grosvenor

    At just 25-years-old, Hugh Richard Louis Grosvenor is now one of the richest people in the world. This week he inherited the title and estate of his father, the Duke of Westminster, Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, which is estimated to stand at £8.3billion. The entire fortune, including the family seat, Eaton Hall near Chester, now goes to Hugh - whose new title is the 7th Duke of Westminster - making him the 68th wealthiest billionaire in the world, and the third richest in the UK. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Hugh Grosvenor, the new Duke of Westminster, arriving for

  • Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green welcome third child!

    Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green have become parents for the third time, after she gave birth to a baby boy last week. According to reports, the actress welcomed their son on Thursday 4 August – and his adorable yet unusual name has also been revealed. E! News claims Megan, 30, and 43-year-old Brian named the baby Journey River Green, and he joins their other sons Noah, three, and two-year-old Bodhi. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles star Megan shocked fans when she debuted her baby bump at Cinema Con 2016 in April – and her father later opened up about the

  • Laura Whitmore is third celebrity to join Strictly Come Dancing line-up

    Laura Whitmore has been named as the first female celebrity contestant on the 2016 series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 31-year-old Irish TV presenter will join former shadow chancellor Ed Balls and Pop Idol star Will Young on this year's dancing competition. Laura appeared on BBC Radio One's Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw on Wednesday morning to announce the news. "I've always known I wanted to do it," she said. "I remember as a kid my mum said, 'One day you'll do Strictly.' It's what she's always wanted me to do. She's very happy! CLICK TO VIEW

  • Former Hollyoaks star Sarah Jayne Dunn welcomes first baby with boyfriend Jonathan Smith

    Congratulations to Sarah Jayne Dunn and her actor boyfriend Jonathan Smith – the couple have become first-time parents. The actress, who is best known for playing Mandy Richardson on-off on Hollyoaks, announced her big news on Instagram. Sharing a photo of a sign that read 'It's a boy' Sarah wrote: "Our gorgeous little man arrived safe & well on 7th August. We're in love." In the lead-up to the birth, Sarah gave fans updates about her pregnancy. Showing off her large bump in another Instagram snap, she posted: "BUMP!!!! This was a week ago, I'm not sure I can expand

  • Tom Hiddleston has joined Instagram - but is he following Taylor Swift?

    Stop everything: Tom Hiddleston has finally joined Instagram! The actor posted his first snap on the picture sharing app on Tuesday, giving Marvel fans a sneak peek at his Thor character Loki. Alongside the photo of him in costume, Tom, 35, simply wrote: "He's back!" In less than 24 hours, The Night Manager star Tom has clocked up more than half a million followers – but hasn't added anybody to his own newsfeed yet, not even girlfriend Taylor Swift. And it looks like they're both playing it cool, with 26-year-old still yet to press the follow button. CLICK

  • Brooklyn Beckham has gone blonde – here's the photo proof!

    Brooklyn Beckham has gone for a completely new summer look. The teenager, who is David and Victoria Beckham's eldest son, has swapped his brunette hair for a light, sandy blonde shade. The 17-year-old took to Instagram to share photographic proof of his new cut, sweeping his locks to one side. He gave a shout out to his colourist Alexis, who works at the Ken Paves Salon in Los Angeles. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Brooklyn Beckham debuted his new look on Instagram It's no surprise that Brooklyn headed to the high-end hairdressers. Ken Paves is a close friend of Brooklyn's mum Victoria,

  • Antonio Banderas sends sweet birthday message to ex Melanie Griffith

    Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith have managed to remain on good terms, despite the end of their 18 year marriage back in 2014. On Wednesday, Antonio took to Twitter to wish his ex-wife a happy 59th birthday, along with a photo of the former couple together with their 19-year-old daughter together, Stella. "Happy birthday Melanie," the 56-year-old Spanish actor wrote in his native tongue. "A loving hug from Marbella." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Antonio shared a family snapshot alongside his sweet birthday message for Melanie Antonio's touching message comes just a few days after Melanie spoke candidly about life

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  • Kylie Jenner doesn't look like this anymore! Star shows off shocking red hair makeover

    She's no stranger to daring makeovers and Kylie Jenner showed off one of her most shocking looks yet ahead of her 19th birthday this week. Kim Kardashian's youngest sister took to social media to share snaps of her tresses dyed red and styled into cornrows.      Kylie – who boasts more than 70million followers on Instagram – appeared to be very happy with the result, as she captioned the photo with a simple love heart emoji. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star shared a similar post on Snapchat and wrote: "Fire red for 19." CLICK TO

  • King and Queen of Bhutan proud to see baby boy 'grow up so quickly'

    King Jigme and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan have released a heartwarming set of new portraits of their first child, showing just how quickly their little prince is growing. The baby boy was born in February and each month the royal office unveils an image for its online calendar. The 26-year-old queen shared the August instalment on Instagram, writing: "It is an exceptional joy to see our beloved Gyalsey grow up so quickly." Gyalsey means 'prince' and his parents use the term 'His Royal Highness The Gyalsey' when referring to their six-month-old. They also used the term before official announcing that their

  • From Ode Mountain to Rocket Zot: the most unique celebrity baby names

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  • Rio 2016: Thai weightlifter's grandmother dies while watching him win bronze

    A win at the Olympics turned bittersweet. The 84-year-old grandmother of Thai weightlifter Sinphet Kruaithong collapsed and died on Monday while celebrating his bronze medal success in Rio, it has been revealed. Subin Khongthap was at a family viewing party in Thailand watching a live broadcast of her 20-year-old grandson take third place in the 56-kilogramme division, when she suddenly collapsed. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Thai weightlifter Sinphet Kruaithong won a bronze medal at Rio 2016 on Monday She briefly regained consciousness five minutes later and was rushed to Chumphon Buri Hosital, but sadly passed away a short

  • Duchess Kate has an Olympic twin!

    No, the Duchess of Cambridge isn't leading a double life as an Olympic athlete! Kate has a doppelganger competing at Rio 2016 – 24-year-old French cyclist Pauline Ferrand-Prevot. Spectators at the women's road race final this week were quick to notice an uncanny resemblance between the two women, from their similar bone structure right down to their dimples. While Pauline has lighter hair and is a decade younger than 34-year-old Kate, the likeness between the pair is striking, thanks to their enviable bone structure, eye shape and perfect smiles. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY French cyclist Pauline Ferrand-Prevot

  • This hilarious recreation of Gianluca Vacchi's summer dance will have you in stitches

    Italian businessman Gianluca Vacchi and his model wife Giorgia Gabriele became internet sensations when they shared hilarious videos of themselves dancing on holiday in July, and now comedic duo I Sciosciammocca have got in on the action by recreating the couple's dance moves for themselves. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO In a hilarious video posted on Facebook, the duo copy Gianluca and Giorgia's dance moves with a routine to Ricky Martin's La Mordidita – and it's proved even more popular than the original, having been viewed almost ten million times in comparison to the 6.7 million views on Gianluca's

  • Zoe Hardman and sister Kathryn reveal heartbreaking fertility struggles

    Zoe Hardman has encouraged women to check their family history for early menopause as she opened up about her own fertility struggles on Wednesday. The television presenter is currently expecting her first child with boyfriend Paul Doran Jones, but initially feared she would be unable to conceive after discovering the condition ran in their family. Unfortunately the discovery was too late for Zoe's older sister Kathryn, who has since had to come to terms with the fact that she is unable to conceive naturally. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Zoe Hardman and her sister Kathryn discussed their fertility struggles Speaking

  • Prince Ernst of Hanover's son is getting married – everything you need to know

    Prince Ernst of Hanover's oldest son Prince Ernst, who shares the same name as his father, is set to marry his fiancée Ekaterina Malysheva next year. The 33-year-old proposed to the Russian designer during a family holiday in Greece earlier this summer on the island of Spetses. The wedding is expected to take place next summer, most likely at the Marienburg Castle in Germany. The castle is currently owned by the groom-to-be and serves as the official seat of the Royal House of Hanover. Ernst and 30-year-old Ekaterina have been in a relationship for almost five years. They currently live

  • 'Besties': Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield holiday together during This Morning break

    They spend most of the year together as co-hosts of This Morning, but it seems as if Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield just can't be apart. The television besties are currently taking a summer break from the ITV chat show and have jetted off in search of sunnier climes. Phillip, 54, and 35-year-old Holly wasted no time in taking a dip in the ocean and seemingly managed to poke fun at couple Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston in the process. Phil posted some snaps of their frolics on Instagram, showing him wearing a vest emblazoned with "I heart H.W".

  • Let's Do It! Statue of Victoria Wood to be built in her hometown

    A statue of the late comedian Victoria Wood will be built in her hometown of Bury, Lancashire. Council bosses met with Victoria's brother Chris Foote Wood to discuss plans for a permanent tribute to the star. Chris has set up a crowdfunding site dedicated to the Victoria Wood Memorial. A total of £20,000 is needed to cover the costs of the statue; so far just over £5,000 has been raised. "My idea is to have a lifelike statue of Victoria, either seated at the piano ('Let's Do It!') or as Kimberley's friend in mac and beret ('Ave you seen 'er?' sketch), but

  • Ronan Keating and wife Storm recall one of their favourite wedding memories

    As they approach their first wedding anniversary on 17 August, Ronan Keating and his wife Storm have given an exclusive interview to HELLO! magazine. The couple hold many special memories from their wedding, which had them celebrating into the early hours of the morning. They said "I do" in the grounds of Archerfield House in West Lothian, and went back to the same exact spot where they exchanged vows after their guests had gone to bed. "What was perfect was at about 7am, when the sun was rising, everyone else had gone to bed and Storm and I went back to