• Matt Terry beats Saara Aalto to win The X Factor 2016

    Matt Terry has been crowned the winner of The X Factor 2016. The 23-year-old waiter, mentored by Nicole Scherzinger, beat Finnish singer Saara Aalto to take the title at Wembley Arena on Sunday night during a live show which featured performances from 2011 winners Little Mix and Madness. Host Dermot O'Leary revealed that there had been 6.4million votes cast before delivering the result. Clearly stunned, Matt dropped to the floor upon hearing that he had become the show’s eighth solo male winner, before warmly embracing mentor Nicole in his arms. He then took to the stage one last

  • Tony Christie's tour bus ambushed in France

    Tony Christie has described how his tour bus was ambushed by a group of men after it stopped for fuel in France. The 73-year-old singer was returning for a European tour with his band and his wife Sue, 68, when their bus had to fill up at a petrol station near Dunkirk in the early hours of Saturday morning. Tony said that he and his wife were sleeping on board after a party to celebrate a successful tour when they were awoken by their driver and the tour manager who were both "shaking". Tony Christie pictured with

  • James Corden and Thandie Newton scoop Critic's Choice Awards

    Award season has officially kicked off, with the great and the good of the Hollywood industry coming together for the 2017 Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday night. Held at the iconic Barker Hangar in Los Angeles, the 22nd annual ceremony set the tone for next year's big winners in film and television. And flying the flag for Britain were James Corden and Thandie Newton. TV chat show host James, 38, won the prize for Best Talk Show thanks to The Late Late Show With James Corden, while Crash star Thandie walked away with the Best Supporting Actress in Drama

  • The Queen mourning the death of dear friend and bridesmaid, Lady Elizabeth Longman

    The Queen has been informed of the death of her dear friend and bridesmaid, Lady Elizabeth Longman. Lady Elizabeth, a member of the monarch's inner circle since childhood, sadly passed away on Thursday at the age of 92 after a short illness. Her death will come as a bitter blow to the Queen, made all the more poignant by the fact that it comes just two weeks after the death of her cousin, Margaret Rhodes – a fellow royal bridesmaid. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Lady Elizabeth Longman, pictured second from right, has sadly passed away The Queen

  • Ice, Ice Baby: The shortcut to firm and glowing skin for party season

    Freezing temperatures could help slim you down, firm you up and make your skin glow just in time for the party season. Health and Beauty Editor Nadine Baggott looks at the different treatments on offer in HELLO! magazine, out now. Don't be surprisedif you get the cold shoulder the next time you walk into a beauty salon or clinic – or even a cold bottom or face. Cooling the skin is the hottest new trend in beauty treatments, for everything from a pre-party facial to helping you get into your LBD. "Heat is well understood and has long been used

  • Kirk Douglas turns 100 and celebrates in style with A list family and friends

    Kirk Douglas turned 100 years old on December 9 - and made sure that his milestone birthday was celebrated in true Hollywood fashion. Kirk's famous A list family and friends turned up to the Beverly Hills Hotel celebrate the special day, including son, Michael Douglas and daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, who were joined by their children, Dylan, 16 and Carys, 13. Also in attendance were Steven Spielberg, Arthur Cohn and Jeffrey Katzenberg - the CEO of DreamWorks Animation. Kirk was joined by his family to celebrate his milestone birthday at the Beverly Hills Hotel The party kicked off at 2.30pm, where over 100 guests sat around tables named after some of Kirk's favourite films. The Douglas family sat around 'Lonely Are the

  • Michelle Keegan reveals what she and husband Mark Wright want in their Christmas stockings!

    Our Girl star Michelle Keegan is giving us paws for thought with her ideal Christmas present this year, as she tell HELLO! that top of Santa’s list is a very special gift for her eight-year-old sausage dog Phoebe. “This year what I want in my Christmas stocking is a dog ramp for my bed, for my dog Phoebe to get up and down,” she tells HELLO! in her Christmas message. "She’s a sausage dog and I'm always worried that she'll hurt her back by jumping up and down, so I've asked my mum for a ramp! It's not very glamorous,

  • When Phillip Schofield meets Prince Philip: The Duke of Edinburgh's Award celebrates its 60th anniversary

    As part of the 60th anniversary year of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, TV presenter Phillip Schofield was given the rewarding privilege to interview HRH Prince Philip for a one-off ITV documentary. When Phillip Met Prince Philip: 60 Years of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, which airs on ITV1 on Monday night, sees the chat show host explore the work of the renowned charity. For the celebration, the This Morning host attends various major events and speaks to members of the Royal Family, including The Earl and the Countess of Wessex about their involvement with the work. "He is as

  • Michael Bublé's son Noah will be home for Christmas

    Some good news ahead of Christmas! Michael Bublé's son Noah has been released from hospital in time to spend the holidays with his family. The three-year-old has spent weeks undergoing treatment for cancer, and having now successfully completed the first stage of chemotherapy will be able to spend Christmas with dad Michael, mum Luisana Lopilato and baby brother Elias, 11 months, the Mirror reports.   The Bublés are expected to celebrate Christmas this year in Los Angeles, where Noah is being treated for cancer, instead of the family's home in Vancouver, where the festivities usually take place. CLICK

  • Holly Willoughby reveals why she avoids talking about her diet

    Holly Willoughby is often complimented on her enviable figure, but don't expect her to reveal how she stays in shape. The This Morning presenter has said she avoids discussing her diet and fitness routine because she doesn't want to encourage eating disorders. Discussing the issue with Prima magazine, Holly explained: "I don't want to encourage eating disorders. I try not to focus too much on my appearance. As long as I'm being healthy, that's good enough for me. I'm quite active and I try not to let the way I look be the main focus because it's not the important

  • Matt Terry reveals behind-the-scenes reaction to Louis Tomlinson's X Factor performance

    X Factor winner Matt Terry has praised Louis Tomlinson following his brave performance on Saturday night, just three days after the death of his mother, Johannah Poulston. Many had expected Louis to cancel his appearance on the show, but he took to the stage in hour of his mum, with the whole of Wembley Arena cheering him on, as well as 1D stars Harry Styles, Liam Payne and Niall Horan, who turned up backstage. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Louis Tomlinson pictured with his mum Johannah PoulstonSpeaking on Good Morning Britain on Monday, hours after he won the singing competition,

  • Jonathan Rhys Meyers and his fiancée Mara Lane are expecting their first baby: 'The best present'

    Congratulations are in order as Jonathan Rhys Meyers and his fiancée Mara Lane are expecting their first baby together! The Hollywood star's partner confirmed the happy news with a series of beautiful pictures, which she shared on Instagram on Monday. The first image sees Mara compare her blossoming bump to Santa Claus' belly in a Christmas themed photoshoot. She simply captioned the picture with, "#IncomingPackage best present," alongside the hashtags, #ThankYouLord and #SantaBelly. Another photograph sees Mara posing next to a decorated Christmas tree, dressed in a chic maternity number. "Our other official prego wego dress," she wrote. "Found in #Amsterdam

  • Wedding bells in the air? Kylie Minogue is hoping 2017 will be the year "things get settled"

    Kylie Minogue has spoken about her wishes for 2017 -  and there could well be a wedding on the horizon. Talking to TV presenter Emma Willis at a press conference at Claridges on Monday, Kylie talked about her desire to settle down, saying : "It has been a crazy year, so I hope in general that in 2017 things get settled and start to make sense. I am speaking so generally this probably means nothing to anyone, or maybe it does if you analyse it in the world". Could a wedding be on the cards for the happy couple in 2017? Kylie got

  • The Apprentice's Linda Plant reveals how she went from rags to Regent's Park

    She may have a reputation as the "Queen of Mean" but Linda Plant is nothing but smiles when she greets HELLO! Magazine at her elegant London home. This is the week when the formidable businesswoman, who made her impressive debut last year, makes her return to The Apprentice as one of Lord Sugar's ruthless interrogators, hauling hapless candidates over the coals and ripping their business plans to shreds in one of the final - and most excruciating - stages of the contest. This year, she promises, she's meaner than ever. "Karren [Baroness Brady] called and said, 'Linda, you're terrifying,'" she

  • John Legend reveals he and Chrissy Teigen will continue with IVF treatment: 'We want to have three or four babies'

    It's been eight months since they welcomed their baby girl Luna into the world. And in a new interview in Mr Porter's The Journal, John Legend has revealed how he and his wife Chrissy Teigen would like to expand their brood. "It's a beautiful thing," he confessed. "We want to have a few more hopefully. Three or four. We'll play it by ear though." The singer, 37, and the model, 30, have been open about their struggle to conceive for several years before turning to IVF. Speaking about their difficulties, John added: "We figured eventually we'd have to go into

  • The British royal family homes get holiday makeovers

    It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Buckingham Palace! Queen Elizabeth has adorned her royal digs with festive decorations for the holiday season. On Thursday, the royal family shared images from inside the residence on Twitter. In one photo, the Christmas trees were decorated with crown ornaments that read: Buckingham. Another image shows various blue, red, gold, silver and purple ornaments placed along a gold railing.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Buckingham Palace is getting into the holiday spirit Photo: Twitter/@royalfamily Royal watchers were able to see the details in some of the festive markers in a photo on the family's Instagram

  • The Danish royal kids show off their Christmas tree decorations

    The Danish royals are decking the halls! The royal family’s official Instagram account shared an image on Thursday of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary’s four children — Prince Christian, Princess Isabella and five-year-old twins Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine — getting into the holiday spirit at their home in Copenhagen, Denmark. “The Christmas tree in Frederik VIII's Palace is adorned by D.K.H. Prince Christian, Princess Isabella, Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine,” a message attached to the photo read.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Photo: Instagram/@detdanskekongehus The sweet sibling picture shows the young Princes and Princesses of Denmark at their winter residence,

  • Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden loves H&M

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  • Kate Middleton's royal connection to Prince Philip long before marrying his grandson Prince William

    Kate Middleton had to brave the elements to receive The Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award while in high school. The Duchess of Cambridge, 34, opened up about preparing a meal, in the rain, before she could take home the honor. "I can remember trying to cook bacon in the soaking wet," she shared in Philip Schofield's new documentary When Phillip Met Prince Philip: 60 Years of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award. "Everything was just sopping and I was trying and trying to cook bacon. I remember saying you know what, 'I think we're just going to have plain

  • Queen Letizia, King Felipe VI and their daughters coordinate for their 2016 Christmas card

    Season’s greetings from Spain’s royal family! Zarzuela Palace released King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia’s annual Christmas card on Monday, December 12 featuring the Spanish monarchs with their two daughters — Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofia. “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017,” the holiday greeting read in Spanish and English with the four royals’ handwritten signatures signed below.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Photo: House of HM the King According to HELLO!’s sister brand HOLA!, the Christmas photo was taken in November at Zarzuela Palace in Madrid. The royals look like your typical close-knit family, cozied up next to each other

  • Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel are designing an exclusive collection for H&M

    Mother, wife, future Queen and now fashion designer! Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden has officially added a new title to her royal resume. The 39-year-old and her husband Prince Daniel have teamed up with H&M for a good cause. Victoria, who is a fan of the high street store, joined forces with the Swedish brand to design a clothing line in partnership with her and Daniel’s initiative GEN-PEP. The non-profit organization works to raise awareness and get individuals involved in promoting the health of children.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY The Swedish royals have teamed up with H&M Photo: Luca Teuchmann/WireImage Former fitness