• Recipe of the week: avocado and maple bacon on toast

    An ultra-simple weekend brunch for two, this flavoursome dish is a true taste sensation. Find more recipes from food writer and stylist Emily Kydd in HELLO! out now.  Serves 2 Ready in 15 minutes Ingredients: 4 rashers smoked baconDrizzle of olive oil1 extra large or 2 small avocadosSqueeze of lime juiceSalt and freshly ground black pepper2 large slices sourdough bread2 tbsp maple syruplime wedges, to serve Method:  1. Dice the rashers of smoked bacon and add to a cold frying pan with a little drizzle of olive oil. Fry, stirring, over a medium-high heat for 8-10 minutes or until crispy.  2. Meanwhile, scoop the flesh from the

  • Leah Bracknell, Emmerdale's Zoe Tate, reveals she is battling terminal lung cancer

    Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. The 52-year-old, who played Zoe Tate in the ITV soap, discovered she had the disease after struggling to walk up a flight of stairs. She was rushed to hospital several days later where she had emergency surgery to remove fluid from her chest, and was later told she had inoperable cancer. Along with her partner Jez Hughes, Leah has now set up a fundraising page to enable her to undergo potentially life-saving treatment in Germany. Family, friends and fans have so far pledged almost £18,000 of a £50,000 target.

  • Helen Flanagan admits she contemplated suicide before arrival of her daughter

    Helen Flanagan has said that she spiralled into a deep depression after quitting Coronation Street in 2012. The actress has revealed that she stopped taking her medication for ADHD and bipolar disorder, and at her lowest point even thought about ending her life – until the arrival of her baby girl saved her. "One day I was driving to the ITV studios and I thought, 'Wouldn't it be great if I just crashed my car now and it was all over?'" Helen told the Sun. "I've suffered from depression. It was the main reason I had to leave Coronation Street. I

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  • Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes to star in Victoria Christmas special

    Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes will make a festive on-screen appearance as Victoria has been confirmed for a 2017 Christmas special. Screenwriter Daisy Goodwin confirmed the special episode during a Twitter Q&A with Radio Times. One fan asked if she had started working on the second series of Victoria and when viewers can expect it to air. "Yes I have! Much to the producer's relief," replied Daisy. "It's not easy, but hope you will approve when it airs next year, autumn 2017 +Xmas special." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Screenwriter Daisy Goodwin confirmed the 2017 Christmas special The first series of Victoria will conclude this

  • Zoe Salmon reveals heartbreaking reason she decided to elope

    Zoe Salmon has shared the heartbreaking reason she decided to elope with long time love Will Corrie earlier this year. The former Blue Peter star wed Will in Barbados in April, without a single family member or friend there to witness it. Now she has opened up about that difficult decision for the first time, and revealed that it was because her mother Priscilla was too ill to attend – sadly Priscilla passed away after battling a terminal illness just last month. "That was the difficult thing," Zoe told Belfast Live, referring to reports at the time that suggested she hadn't

  • Victoria Beckham shows off her maternal side as she heads to Kenya with son Brooklyn for charity work - pics

    Victoria Beckham showed off her charitable side once again during a recent trip to Kenya. The fashion designer, who is a goodwill ambassador of UNAIDS, revealed her nurturing side in a series of black and white pictures, which she posted on Instagram on Thursday. Accompanied by eldest son Brooklyn, the influential role model, 42, looked at ease as she learnt more about how charity organisation, Beyond Zero, works. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY First morning in Kenya visiting Beyond Zero mobile clinic with @brooklynbeckham x @beyondzerokenya @unaidsglobal VB A photo posted by Victoria Beckham (@victoriabeckham) on Oct 6, 2016 at 4:13am PDT Sharing

  • John Boyega surprises fans on rollercoaster: 'It was a pleasure flying with you'

    He's used to soaring through galaxies as Finn in Star Wars but back on planet Earth, John Boyega is just as much of an adrenaline junkie. The rising star couldn't resist going on iconic rollercoaster Stealth not once, but four times, as he enjoyed a night out with friends at the launch of Thorpe Park Fright Nights. John, 24, surprised a group of fans when he joined them on the head-spinning ride, jumping into the spare seat next to fellow theme park goer Lucy Radford. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY John Boyega attended the launch of Fright Nights at Thorpe Park "He was having a

  • Princess Diana's car goes up for sale – for £50,000

    A 1994 Audi Cabriolet owned by Princess Diana is going under the hammer next month, with an estimated value of £50,000. The convertible green sports car was bought by Diana from a dealership in northwest London three years before her death, and she drove around 4,000 miles in it – sons Prince William and Prince Harry were photographed in it with her on a number of occasions. It is among a prized set of 12 classic cars owned by a private gentleman that will be up for grabs on 12 – 13 November as part of the auction, Jewels in

  • Michael Bublé replaces Ant and Dec as the new host to present next year's Brit Awards

    Michael Bublé has been confirmed as the host of the 2017 Brit Awards. The Canadian singer, 41, has been signed up to take centre stage at London's iconic O2 Arena, replacing Geordie presenting duo Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly, who have hosted the music extravaganza for the last two years. Talking about his excitement to host The BRIT Awards, Michael said in a statement: "It's a huge honour for me to host such a big night in music. Even though I didn’t grow up as a Brit I’ve always been well aware of The BRIT Awards and their impact globally. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Michael Bublé

  • Sharon Osbourne reveals Ozzy bought her a new wedding ring following split

    It's a fresh start for Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne. The couple's marriage is back on track following their brief split earlier this year when Ozzy reportedly had an affair with a celebrity hairstylist. The Black Sabbath singer has been eager to show his devotion to his wife of 24 years, by splashing out on a new wedding ring. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Sharon Osbourne showed off her new ring on TV "What's not to be happy?" Sharon, 63, told Good Morning Britain's Richard Arnold. "My husband got me a new wedding band before I left, put it on my finger before I left... everybody's

  • Ashton Kutcher accidentally reveals gender of second baby with Mila Kunis

    Ooops! Ashton Kutcher accidentally revealed the gender of his unborn baby with wife Mila Kunis this week. The actor let the news slip during an appearance on the Today show as he spoke to host Savannah Guthrie about his growing family. Savannah, who is also expecting her second child, began by asking Ashton how he and Mila – parents to two-year-old daughter Wyatt – are feeling about the arrival of baby number two. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY "I thought the first one was exhausting in the beginning," the 38-year-old star admitted. "I'm a little terrified to be honest!" The conversation then

  • Halle Berry explains her reasons why she hides her children's faces on Instagram: 'I'm not ashamed of them'

    Halle Berry has responded to a fan's comment on Instagram, explaining why she hides her children's identity. After sharing a picture of her kids - Nahla, aged eight, and three-year-old son Maceo - the Hollywood starlet felt compelled to respond to a critic who questioned her decision crop out their faces. "I've noticed you have said this several times now, so let me be clear - I'm not at all ashamed of my children," she wrote. "I try to find creative ways to incorporate them into my feed because they are the biggest part of my life, but I also

  • Sean Penn pictured kissing 25-year-old daughter of Law & Order star

    It looks like Sean Penn has a new lady in his life. The actor was photographed locking lips with Leila George, the 24-year-old daughter of Law & Order: Criminal Intent star Vincent D'Onofrio, during a holiday this week in Hawaii. In pictures published on Thursday, Sean, 56, can be seen swimming in the Oahu ocean with Leila, holding her face in his hands and giving her a kiss before the pair emerged from the water together. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Sean Penn was spotted kissing actress Leila George this week Leila was born in 1992 to Full Metal Jacket actor Vincent

  • Prince Harry jokes around with Olympian Max Whitlock: 'You didn't win golds on timing obviously'

    Prince Harry brought his trademark sense of humour to an engagement on Friday, joking around with Olympian Max Whitlock. The royal was visiting Lord's Cricket Ground to mark the expansion of the Coach Core sports apprenticeship programme, which he, Prince William and Kate launched four years ago. Harry was introduced to 23-year-old Max – Great Britain's most decorated gymnast with two gold medals – who is working as an unofficial ambassador for Coach Core. Max proudly sported one of those medals around his neck, prompting some light teasing from Harry. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY "When you're ready, Max. You don't win golds on

  • Autumnwatch presenter has surprise as he registers his newborn son's birth

    Autumnwatch presenter Martin Hughes-Games had a huge surprise when he went to register his newborn son's birth after spotting he had been labelled as 'deceased' on the birth certificate. The TV presenter quickly saw the funny side of the morbid mistake, tweeting a photo of the form in which he is listed as 'television presenter (deceased)', writing: "Registered little Sam's birth yesterday. Surprised to read my occupation on birth cert. Unsettling!" CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY The father-of-three was surpised when he saw he had been listed as deceased Fans were quick to tease Martin about the mishap, with one replying to the tweet writing: "If you go

  • Shannen Doherty inspires with post-chemotherapy gym session: 'It's not always easy'

    Shannen Doherty has shared an inspirational video of herself on Instagram, showing her unbreakable spirit as she undergoes chemotherapy. Continuing her brave fight against breast cancer, the 45-year-old revealed exercising has helped her cope with the after-effects of the treatment. "After chemo day. I believe that just moving helps so much in the healing process," she wrote alongside an image of herself after the fitness session. "It's not always easy and sometimes I can't do it the next day but I try to make an effort to get the blood flowing and the toxins out of my body thru working out. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY

  • Kelly Clarkson made her husband get a vasectomy: 'This will never happen to me again'

    Kelly Clarkson has absolutely no desire to fall pregnant again. Not only did the singer undergo an operation to have her tubes tied, but Kelly also forced her husband Brandon Blackstock to get a vasectomy. She had the operation after the birth of her second child Remy in April. "I was literally pregnant with Remy, and I was like, 'You are getting fixed. This will never happen to me again,'" she revealed. "If something happens, it's a miracle of God. I literally told my OBGYN on the table while open, 'If I get pregnant again, I will find you!'" CLICK TO VIEW

  • Pierce Brosnan shocks fans as he reprises James Bond role for bizarre breath freshener advert: 'I'm shaken and stirred'

    Pierce Brosnan sent fans into a frenzy on social media when he reprised his James Bond role in a new advert for Indian breath freshener brand, Pan Bahar. Dressed in a dapper tuxedo and sporting a bold salt and pepper moustache, the Hollywood star looked virtually unrecognisable - with him saying at the end: "Class never goes out of style." However, the 60-second advertisement was severely mocked on social media - with one commenting: "I'm shaken and stirred !!!"CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY "When your #LicenceToKill expires, but you still have bills to pay @PierceBrosnan #PanBahar #JamesBond #OldIsGold," teased another. "All of us looking at that Paan Masala

  • X Factor girls open up about judge's son, Eric: 'He's like a mini Simon Cowell'

    The three under 25 girls who have made it through to the live shows of The X Factor opened up about meeting their mentor Simon Cowell's young son Eric at rehearsals. Samantha Lavery, Emily Middlemas and Gifty Louise, who will perform live for the first time on Saturday, discussed working with the music mogul during rehearsals at a press event, and revealed that Simon had brought his two-year-old along with him. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Eric visited his dad at work Gifty joked: "He's like a mini Simon Cowell...They walked in together and Eric sat on the chair next to him and [Simon]

  • Honey G is looking for love! X Factor contestant reveals she's single

    Honey G has revealed that she is single and is looking for love! And the controversial X Factor contestant, who will be performing on the programme's first live show this evening, isn't only on the lookout for a man - she's also ready to settle down and have kids. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Honey G is looking for love "I'm single, I'm looking for love," she told reporters including HELLO! Online on Friday. "Basically I want to have kids really soon, I want to settle down and have children quite soon but I don't really want to have kids on my own... I'm focusing on the competition right now and... I'd

  • Haylie Duff shows us her America and shares travel tips for moms-on-the-go

    Haylie Duff is giving us all major #careergoals as her new job consists of eating her way across the United States in her Cooking Channel series Haylie's America. In its first season, the 31-year-old visits Austin, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New Orleans and Santa Barbara with famous friends including Trisha Yearwood and Beverly Mitchell to try out the local cuisine. "I feel so lucky that this is my job," Haylie tells HELLO!. "I also love that I get to do an original recipe still so I’m not leaving behind that part of my career."A pro in the kitchen,

  • The best photos from Prince Harry's sporty engagement

    A look at the best photos from Prince Harry's visit to Lord's Cricket Club to celebrate Coach Core sports