• Zoe Ball thanks fans for their support following death of boyfriend

    Zoe Ball has thanked fans for their support following the death of her boyfriend Billy Yates. The Strictly It Takes Two star was left "devastated" when Billy was found dead at his South London home last week. And on Wednesday, her management company issued a short statement on her behalf, thanking "everyone for their kind messages and support during a very difficult time". It's thought that Zoe, 46, and cameraman Billy, 40, had been together for at least six months before his untimely death. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Zoe Ball has thanked fans for their support following the death of her boyfriend

  • King Harald and Queen Sonja's joint 80th birthday party: See all the photos

    The Norwegian royals sure know how to throw a party. For their milestone birthday, the King and Queen were joined by their family as well as Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia, Sophie Wessex, Crown Princess Victoria and

  • Why Jennifer Aniston thinks a Friends reunion would be boring

    Jennifer Aniston has disappointed Friends fans by saying she thinks a revival of the hit sitcom would be boring. The actress explained her opinion during an appearance on Arianna Huffington's new Thrive Global Podcast with iHeartRadio, saying she thinks that our obsession with technology would change the dynamic of the show. STORY: Friends is being made into a musical!  "We were jokingly saying that if Friends was created today, you would have a coffee shop full of people that were just staring into iPhones," Jennifer said. "There would be no actual conversations." The 48-year-old also admitted that she and husband Justin

  • EastEnders announces arrival of brand new family

    Exciting news EastEnders fans! There’s a brand new family arriving in Albert Square this summer. The Taylor clan look set to cause a stir when they hit Walford, with brash single mum Karen – played by Lorraine Stanley – turning up with children Keanu (played by Benidorm star Danny Walters), Bernadette (newcomer Clair Norris), and their younger brothers Riley and Chatham (real-life siblings Tom and Alfie Jacobs). And they are bringing along some family pets too: Bronson the dog and Rooney the bearded dragon. Announcing the exciting news, EastEnders executive producer Sean O'Connor said: "I am hugely excited at the

  • Kate Hudson and boyfriend Danny Fujikawa make red carpet debut at Snatched Premiere

    Kate Hudson and her new boyfriend Danny Fujikawa have made their relationship red carpet official. The couple, who have been linked to each other since March, put on a loving display as posed for pictures at the Los Angeles premiere of Snatched on Wednesday evening. Unable to take her eyes off the handsome musician, the 38-year-old appeared smitten while taking centre stage at the star-studded event. Kate Hudson and new boyfriend Danny Fujikawa at the Snatched Premiere in LA The Bride Wars star cut a classy figure in a stylish pair of embellished flares by Michael Kors Collection, which was teamed

  • Beaming Queen drives herself back home after day at Royal Windsor Horse Show

    The Queen was all smiles as she drove herself back home after an enjoyable day at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. Her Majesty, 91, beamed from ear-to-ear as she was pictured in the driving seat of her Range Rover. The royal, who was a mechanic during the Second World War, has always insisted on taking the wheel when she can and it's clear she still has a fondness for motoring. GALLERY: A closer look at the Queen's amazing residences At Wednesday's event, the Queen had every reason to smile. Her horse Tower Bridge competed in the Cuddy Heavyweight Hunter Class in

  • British Airways launch new 'kids fly free' scheme – just in time for summer holidays

    If you're planning a family staycation this summer or are hoping to enjoy days out at some of the UK's top attractions, you're in luck. British Airways has relaunched its 'kids fly free' scheme, which offers free flights for children under the age of 12 when travelling with a full paying adult to a selection of UK airports. STORY: How to travel with babies and toddlers The offer can be used as many times as you want and includes popular destinations including London, Manchester and Edinburgh, along with Belfast, Inverness and Newcastle, where families can visit local attractions such as museums

  • Joshua Sasse speaks for the first time since split from Kylie Minogue

    The end of his engagement to Kylie Minogue made headlines in both Britain and her native Australia. And now Joshua Sasse has spoken for the first time about the circumstances surrounding their split. On Wednesday, the 29-year-old actor took to Instagram to "silence those muppets out there" while sharing a photo of the 'Say I Do Down Under' campaign logo, which calls for marriage equality in Australia. He had faced heavy criticism for ending his association with the campaign at the same time his romance with Kylie ended. But he told fans the campaign was only ever meant to be short-lived,

  • WATCH: Liam Payne sets pulses racing as he teases new music video

    Liam Payne is undeniably one hot father! The One Direction star sent social media into overdrive after he shared a teaser of his new music video, which sees him stripping off. The 23-year-old, who welcomed his first child with girlfriend Cheryl in March, proudly shows off his toned torso and tattooed arms in his latest offering. Fans were quick to share their delight, with one commenting: "Can't stop watching this." Another remarked: "I'm freaking out, omg I'm so excited to hear the rest." A third person wrote: "This is so overwhelming."   👀 A post shared by Liam Payne (@liampayne) on May

  • Kim Kardashian unveils a brand new, ultra-long hairstyle

    Kim Kardashian took to both Instagram and Snapchat on Wednesday to unveil a sleek, lengthier hairstyle. No stranger to changing up her look to keep things interesting, the 36-year-old gazes into the mirror in the video clip, running her hand through her glossy dark lengths. Later on in the day she shared a video of her posing in the car new, showing off her new, Pocahontas-like hair.  Kim Kardashian unveiled a new, lengthier hairstyle on Instagram It was only last month that the reality TV star bid adieu to her hair extensions and stepped out with an edgy, shoulder-length bob but

  • Jennie Bond defends controversial King Charles III drama that features Princess Diana's ghost

    King Charles III aired on Wednesday night, causing controversy among viewers. The what-if BBC drama narrates what might happen if Prince Charles becomes monarch, and has scenes featuring the Queen's funeral and the ghost of Diana, Princess of Wales. While the show spawned a critical reaction from some, former BBC royal correspondent Jennie Bond has praised the BBC2 programme. "It's a terrific piece of theatre and Tim Pigott-Smith was wonderful as the lead," Jennie said during an appearance on Good Morning Britain. "I don't think people will be too shocked by these scenes of the Queen's funeral but it takes

  • See the Luxembourg tourist hotspots that Kate will visit

    The Duchess of Cambridge is visiting some of Luxembourg's most popular museums and attractions during her one-day visit to the country on Thursday. Kate is participating in the official commemoration of the 1867 Treaty of London and will attend a series of events to celebrate the cultural and historic ties between the UK and Luxembourg. Get all the details on the tourist destinations Kate is visiting during her one-day engagement, and how you can visit them for yourself. GALLERY: When royal families take us inside their homes Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art Abbreviated to Mudam, this museum of modern art

  • Ferne McCann breaks silence on ex-boyfriend's arrest and pregnancy news

    Ferne McCann has given her first interview since her ex-boyfriend Arthur Collins was arrested, and her first pregnancy was revealed. The 26-year-old sat down on the This Morning sofa to speak to Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield, and admitted she had found herself in a "stressful, surreal situation". Ferne became emotional as she opened up about recent weeks, in which she discovered she was expecting her first child, and also saw Arthur arrested in connection with a horrific nightclub acid attack. "It's been such a stressful, surreal situation to be in. But I'm actually feeling good and positive. Because I'm

  • Kate touches down in Luxembourg for whirlwind one-day visit

    The Duchess of Cambridge jetted to Luxembourg to carry out a day of engagements on Thursday. Kate, who looked elegant in a pale blue Emilia Wickstead coat dress, was making her second solo foreign visit, travelling without her husband Prince William and their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The royal's whirlwind trip included a meeting with the Grand Duke and the Grand Duchess of Luxembourg at the Grand Ducal Palace, as well as a visit to an art museum and a cycling-themed festival. Kate, 35, began her trip at the Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art where she

  • Mediterranean fig, rocket and mozzarella salad

    Enjoy a taste of the sunny Mediterranean with this recipe for a vegetarian Mediterranean fig, rocket and mozzarella salad by Imogen Krupski, chef and director of Capital Cooking, which serves 2 as a starter. Ingredients: 2 ripe figs, stalks removed, cut into 1/8 2 pickled heritage beetroots, peeled and sliced or cooked beetroot 50g wild rocket, washed MORE: See all of our latest recipes here 40 g soya beans 10 balls of buffalo mozzarella bocconcini handful of pomegranate seeds Dressing: 1 tsp red wine vinegar 3 tsp virgin olive oil 1 tsp honey Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper MORE: See all our latest healthy eating features here Method: Arrange the figs, beetroot, mozzarella

  • The health benefits of gardening for children

    Teaching children to garden is a great way to help them stay healthy, researchers claim. Academics have studied the impact of the Shaping Healthy Choices Program (SHCP), which was implemented in four schools in two California districts, with 179 fourth grade students, aged from nine-10, years, serving as controls and 230 as part of the intervention group. STORY: Healthy snacks for children made simple and easy During the one-year programme, students engaged in classroom nutrition education enhanced by gardens established at the schools, harvested vegetables for cooking demonstrations and shared the produce with their families. In addition, newsletters relating to health

  • Katie Piper discusses possible Hollywood film about her life

    Katie Piper has spoken about the possibility of her life being made into a Hollywood film. The inspirational 33-year-old overcame a horrific acid attack in March 2008, orchestrated by her ex-boyfriend, and speaking on Lorraine this week, she revealed her story could make its way onto the silver screen. "A producer bought the film rights," she told presenter Mark Heyes. "But it's a funny one because it's not the same as having a cool exciting film, it's a bit dark. I'll have to think about it," she admitted. The TV presenter also revealed that she has focused on fashion and beauty in

  • James Arthur reveals he still struggles with anxiety: 'I was fed up of beating myself up'

    James Arthur has opened up about his struggle with anxiety during a candid chat with Lorraine Kelly on Thursday's episode of Lorraine. The former X Factor winner, 29, revealed he still battles with the mental illness on a "daily basis" but has credited his music for being a good form of release. He explained: "I'm getting better. The most important thing for people is being aware of the triggers. But be above them. I channel it through music and listening to music." James Arthur has opened up about his struggle with mental health The singer is currently enjoying the success of

  • Daniella Westbrook opens up about tragic miscarriage on Loose Women

    Back in March, Daniella Westbrook revealed that she had tragically suffered a miscarriage last year, causing her to check into rehab in Marbella, Spain, to help her cope with her personal demons. On Wednesday, the former EastEnders actress appeared on Loose Women to discuss how going away had helped her cope with her tragic loss. Chatting to hosts Ruth Langsford, Linda Robson, Nadia Sawalha and Jane Moore, she revealed: "I had a miscarriage last May and I was on EastEnders at the time. Only George and I knew about it at the time and it really broke my heart. I

  • Jamie Oliver's tips for avoiding 'avocado hand' – the surprisingly common injury suffered by Meryl Streep

    Avocado has become a breakfast staple over the past few years, with everyone from Jennifer Aniston to Chrissy Teigen sharing their love for the fruit. However there have been calls for safety labels to be put on the fruit due to a rising number of people being rushed to hospital after preparing their meal, in an injury that has been dubbed 'avocado hand'. STORY: 5 reasons why celebrities love avocado The British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons has said they want labels to be placed on the fruit, offering directions on how to cut them safely. Many people have

  • Kate reveals Prince George and Princess Charlotte are learning how to ride a bike

    The Duchess of Cambridge opened up about her children Prince George and Princess Charlotte during her whirlwind visit to Luxembourg on Thursday, revealing that her kids are learning how to ride a bike. Kate was attending a cycling-themed festival in the capital's city centre where she met numerous cyclists. The Duchess, 35, spoke to professional cyclist Frank Schleck, who has two daughters. "We talked about how they [children] really appreciate riding a bike. For kids, it's great because they can exercise and – as long as it's safe – go to school without their parents," said Frank. "She said their

  • Guess which Harry Potter star has swapped acting for bodybuilding?

    It's been 13 years since she played Gryffindor's Quidditch captain Angela Johnson in the first three Harry Potter films, and now, Danielle Tabor has ditched the broom by taking up another sport - bodybuilding! The 29-year-old often takes to her social media sites to share pictures of her body transformation. Competing in various bikini competitions as a hobby, Danielle regularly posts inspirational messages as she shares her journey about being healthy and happy.   A post shared by Danielle Tabor (@danni_tabor) on Apr 10, 2017 at 12:46pm PDT GALLERY: Harry Potter child stars - where are they now? The former actress, who has also starred

  • Eating oily fish and dairy may reduce risk of early menopause

    High intake of dietary vitamin D and calcium may lower the risk of early menopause, researchers claim. The menopause is a natural part of ageing that usually occurs between 45 and 55 years of age, as a woman's oestrogen levels decline. The average age for a woman to reach the menopause is 51, but around one in 100 women experience the menopause before 40 years of age. STORY: 5 foods to help you through the menopause Epidemiology doctoral candidate Alexandra Purdue-Smithe and her advisor Elizabeth Bertone-Johnson, with colleagues at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, have now studied how

  • Spencer Matthews and mum go shopping at Harrods ahead of Pippa Middleton's wedding

    With just nine days to go before Pippa Middleton and James Matthews say "I do", the couple's family and friends are making last-minute preparations. James' brother Spencer Matthews and their mother Jane were pictured going on a shopping spree in Harrods, where Jane left with a very large Christian Louboutin bag. The mother-of-the-groom cut a chic figure in photos obtained by the Mail Online, wearing skinny jeans, a quilted jacket and a green blouse. Spencer, 27, was his usual fashion-forward self in navy chinos, a white T-shirt and quilted jacket. James and Pippa will marry on Saturday 20 May at

  • Worzel Gummidge actor Geoffrey Bayldon dies aged 93

    British actor Geoffrey Bayldon has passed away at the age of 93. The Leeds-born star is famed for appearing in children's shows Catweazle and Worzel Gummidge. BBC's Lizo Mzimba confirmed the news of his death on Thursday, writing on Twitter: "Sad news. Actor Geoffrey Bayldon, best known for playing Catweazle and Worzel Gummidge’s Crowman has passed away aged 93 his agency has says [sic]." British actor Geoffrey Bayldon has passed away at the age of 93 GALLERY: In memoriam: Stars we've lost in 2017 Geoffrey trained at the Old Vic Theatre School, before starting his career in Shakespeare and theatre. As well as

  • Primark's must-have £4 glitter eye palette

    Primark has launched a lust-worthy glitter eye shadow palette that’s causing a stir in the beauty world. Comprising 28 dreamy shades, the bold palette is just the ticket for amazing, festival-ready eye looks.  Primark's new palette is a must-have for your summer festival make-up kit The PRISM Glitter Obsessed palette is made up of colours that span bright violet to azure blue. There are a few silver and gold toned shades thrown in for good measure, along with a clear, glitter-packed gloss. Each colour as sparkly and sensational as the next, and the whole thing comes in at a purse-friendly £4. STORY: Primark’s

  • See Jamie Oliver’s new dramatic hairstyle on Instagram

    Jamie Oliver has been experimenting with his hairstyle a lot of late, having showcased a new volume heavy quiff 'do late last month on Instagram. And it looks like the TV chef has been having fun with his hair yet again. On Wednesday, he uploaded a photograph of himself captioned: “A great hair day again,” opting for a fashion-forward Mohican style look. The 41-year-old has been changing hairstyles as fast as he has countries. Jamie is currently enjoying time in Australia for work, having just come back from a tour around Italy. Both trips have seen the dad-of-five take to

  • Liam Payne announces single release – find out the details

    Liam Payne has excited fans after confirming his debut solo single on social media on Thursday. The singer posted a preview video of the new song on Instagram, captioned: “Mad excited to announce my new single Strip That Down ft. @quavonhuncho out May 19th.” Followers rushed to compliment the former One Direction star, with one writing: “I’ve watched this at least 100 times in the last 10 minutes,” while another said: “Omg I’m so excited!!! Thank you!” A third noted: “Sounds a bit like Justin Timberlake."   Mad excited to announce my new single Strip That Down ft. @quavohuncho out May

  • Katie Holmes pays an adorable tribute to daughter Suri

    Katie Holmes is a devoted mother-of-one, and often speaks out about her love for her daughter Suri. On Thursday, the Dawson’s Creek star took to Instagram to pay a heartfelt tribute to her mini-me, posting an adorable throwback photo of the pair. The sweet picture showed Katie holding a much younger Suri in her arms, both smiling at the camera. "Love this memory. My sweetie and I after I finished the New York marathon," Katie captioned the shot. Fans commented on the incredible bond between the mother-daughter duo, with one writing: "Powerful, strong and amazing mother!," while another stated: "Perfect momma!!" A

  • Coronation Street spoiler: Bethany Platt to stab mum’s boyfriend Gary Windass

    Coronation Street’s Bethany Platt has fallen victim to evil groomer Nathan Curtis in one of the soap’s most controversial and harrowing storylines of all time. And things are set to get a lot darker in the next few weeks, as the young girl struggles to deal with her recent abuse. After her mum Sarah goes looking for her after she fails to turn up for an appointment, she is horrified to find her passed out on the sofa – having been plied with alcohol in preparation for another of Nathan’s parties. The desperate mother then goes to extreme lengths to keep her

  • Kids do the darndest things when meeting the world's royals

    From laughing to crying, see reactions kids have had to meeting members of the royal

  • King Harald and Queen Sonja's joint 80th birthday bash is attended by the who's who of European royals: See all the photos

    The Norwegian royals sure know how to throw a party. For their milestone birthday, the King and Queen were joined by their family as well as Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia, Sophie Wessex, Crown Princess Victoria and

  • Kate Middleton's one-day trip in Luxembourg: See what the royal did during her five hour visit

    Kate Middleton made the most of her one-day trip to Luxembourg where she made several stops and showed off a new Emilia Wickstead