• The Queen stars in glorious new portrait for Canada Day

    The Queen has posed for a new portrait released for Canada Day on 1 July, to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation. In the picture, Her Majesty looks regal in a glittering gold dress and pays tribute to the Commonwealth country by wearing the Canadian maple leaf brooch, which originally belonged to the Queen Mother. Royal fans were quick to note that the brooch – made of platinum and set with diamonds – was first worn by the Queen Mother in 1939. It was a present from King George VI to his wife to mark their visit to the country,

  • Adele posts emotional message to fans as she cancels final Wembley shows

    Adele has written a long, heartfelt message to her fans on her Instagram page, explaining why she has cancelled the final two shows of her world tour. The singer was due to perform at Wembley this Saturday and Sunday but due to damaged vocal chords, the star has regrettably decided to cancel the shows. Clearly devastated, Adele poured her heart out to her followers in social media. READ: Adele reveals she has her own Etsy shop She began by saying her previous two nights at Wembley “have been the biggest and best shows of my life” but that she had struggled vocally. “I felt like I

  • Football star Leo Messi marries childhood sweetheart Antonela Roccuzzo in stunning Argentina ceremony

    International football star Lionel Messi has married his childhood sweetheart, Antonela Roccuzzo, in a romantic ceremony attended by celebrities and stars of the football world. Barcelona player Messi, 30, known as the world’s best footballer, wed Antonela, 29, on Friday in the city of Rosario in Argentina. Leo Messi has married his childhood sweetheart Antonela Roccuzzo Famous names Cesc Fabregas and singer Shakira were among the star-studded guest list on the big day to watch the childhood sweethearts marry. Lionel – nickname Leo – and Antonela have known each other since they were five years old and first started dating when

  • Victoria Beckham shows off sassy beauty look in new selfies - see the photos!

    Victoria Beckham looks fantastic in her new beauty selfies on social media! The fashion designer and mum-of-four took to her Instagram page on Friday to show off a stunning make-up look. In one photo Victoria, 43, poses in a white robe, head towel and oversized black shades, captioning the snap: “Working on a secret project for #VBxEsteeLauder! x VB.” The star looked incredibly mysterious in the fun picture. Then in a second photograph, Victoria, appeared in a black robe, again with her head towel on, and a stunning made-up look. She joked: “I mean, who doesn't get out of

  • Celebrities pay tribute to film critic Barry Norman, who has died aged 83

    Film critic Barry Norman CBE, who presented BBC One’s Film programme between 1972 and 1998, has died at the age of 83. His family confirmed the star passed away in his sleep on Friday night. In a statement, his daughters Samantha and Emma said: “He had a great life, a wonderful marriage and an enviable career,” and called their father “remarkable”. They continued: "He leaves behind a family who adore him and a great roster of friends who love him too. We will miss him more than we can say." Barry with his daughters Samantha and Emma Barry first began his career in

  • Earl Spencer pays tribute to Princess Diana in new documentary

    Earl Spencer has spoken about his sister, Princess Diana, in a new TV documentary, on what would have been her 56th birthday. The ABC documentary The Story of Diana debuted on Good Morning America on Friday and showed clips of Earl Spencer talking about Diana. On 31st August, it will be 20 years since the princess died in a car crash in Paris, aged 36, with her boyfriend Dodi Fayed and their driver Henri Paul. Princess Diana wouls have been 56 on Saturday Earl Spencer said: "One of the reasons I want to talk now is because I think that after

  • Princess Diana's most touching quotes

    From family to words of love, here is a look at some of Princess Diana's most inspiring