• Jonathan Ross hosts annual Halloween party: click to see best celebrity costumes

  • Reap the health benefits of your leftover Halloween pumpkin

    Much like dressing up and eating mountains of candy, carving a spooky pumpkin is part and parcel of Halloween. But there's more to the humble orange squash than meets the eye; it actually has a whole host of hidden health benefits. From improving vision to lowering blood pressure, we list why pumpkins are the health boost our bodies need. Boost vision The reason why pumpkins are so good for eyesight is that they are packed full of vitamin A. Vitamin A helps protect the surface of the eye and is essential for good vision. A cup of cubed pumpkin contains almost

  • Dancing on Ice: Three new celebrities join line-up!

    Three new celebrity contestants have been added to the Dancing on Ice line-up. Jake Quickenden, Candice Brown and Max Evans will all be taking part in the upcoming series, it has been announced. Bake Off winner Candice, 32 and rugby player Max, 34, were both confirmed on BBC Radio 2's Chris Evans Show, and have already begun training for the show, which will return to ITV at the start of 2018. "It's nerve-wracking!" Candice said. "I started my training today. I take my first steps on the ice later on, my friends call me Bambi on Ice and that's just

  • Our Girl viewers react to devastating season three finale

    WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! Our Girl fans tweeted their devastation on Tuesday night after fan favourite, Elvis Harte (Luke Pasqualino), was killed off in the season three finale. After finally reconciling with Georgie Lane (Michelle Keegan), the character was killed by a bomb while escaping an enemy attack in Kabul. Although Georgie attempted to revive him, he died in her arms, and viewers were quick to discuss the tragic turn of events in the episode. READ: Fans express disappointment over Our Girl episode two - find out why Fans were devastated after Elvis died One fan wrote: "Waited a series for Georgie and Elvis to

  • Olivia Wilde reveals how motherhood has changed her beauty routine

    Olivia Wilde has become a lot more conscious about beauty since becoming a mother. The 33-year-old actress has son Otis, three, and daughter Daisy, born last October, with her fiance Jason Sudeikis, and her children have made a big impact on all areas of her life – especially in the way she looks after herself. "Since having kids, my relationship to health and beauty has become much more thoughtful," she told website Into the Gloss. "I used to slather anything on my skin and not care what it was made out of. I've always loved the decadence of beauty products, but

  • EastEnders: BBC investigation after script for Christmas special is 'stolen'

    The BBC has confirmed it has launched an investigation after a script for the EastEnders' Christmas special was reportedly stolen and offered to a journalist for money. According to the MailOnline, a temporary worker attempted to sell them the script for £4,000. It included the nature of Abi and Lauren Branning's shock exit from the soap, which he described to the publication as a "really dramatic ending". The worker claimed that he had found the document "just lying on the curb" outside Elstree Studios, where EastEnders is filmed. "It was as if someone had been sitting there reading it and had

  • The 6 plant based proteins you need to try, and why

    Protein. It's a word that in today's society means everything. Over the past few years we've become increasingly obsessed with incorporating more protein into our diets and more recently there has been a growing interest in animal-free protein sources. Whether you're a vegan, vegetarian or full on meat eater, we can all benefit from plant-based protein sources. They're a great way to bulk up and reinvent a dish, as well as generally being lower in saturated fat and a 'cleaner' source of protein than chicken, beef etc. Julian Gaine, inventor of revolutionary portion control kitchen gadget MealKitt shares his

  • Fans react to the Great British Bake Off finale

    Tuesday night's episode of the Great British Bake Off saw Sophie Faldo take home the coveted glass cake stand as the 2017 winner of the popular baking show. The ex-army officer-turned-trainee stuntwoman won the judges over with her incredible showstopper creation, and fans were quick to congratulate her on the amazing achievement. READ: Selasi Gbormittah opens up about tonight's Great British Bake Off finale Sophie won the baking contest  One fan tweeted: "Tbf that showstopper was amazing, gutted for @SpongeCakeSqTin he was great. but I must say it was well deserved," while another added: "Well done! Consistently excellent all the way through. A worthy winner!"

  • Find out why Lea Michele planned to abandon her vegan diet

    Lea Michele ditched her vegan diet to enjoy a night in with pizza for a low-key Halloween celebration. The actress attended the ABC Tuesday Night Block Party on Tuesday and shared her plans for the holiday, revealing she'd like to enjoy the evening from the comfort of her own home. The star simply isn't a fan of getting decked out in a costume for the occasion. RELATED: See more vegan stories here "(My costume) is pajamas," she told Us Weekly. "And I'll be on the couch. I'm an actor. It's Halloween every day for me, so I'm not the biggest fan." The 31-year-old is

  • Chris Tarrant recalls terrifying stroke during long-haul flight

    Chris Tarrant suffered a terrifying stroke mid-air during a flight from Bangkok to London in 2014, and during an appearance on Wednesday's Lorraine, the TV star recalled the horrific incident, admitting that he initially thought he was just suffering from cramp, rather than something life-threatening. "I thought I was going to die at 39,000ft somewhere between Bangkok and London," the 71-year-old shared. "I thought I had cramp. I've been very lucky. It was very scary. I ridiculously did not want to go and see a doctor on the plane - where do you land?" Chris Tarrant opened up about his

  • David and Victoria Beckham apologise for running out of Halloween sweets

    The Beckhams proved to have one of the most popular houses to trick or treat at this year, with the family quickly running out of sweets on Halloween. David and Victoria left some children disappointed after they were forced to put up a paper sign that read "All out of candy sorry! Happy Halloween!" outside their Holland Park home. The family had pulled out all the stops to deck their house out with spooktacular decorations, including flying bats, a life-size skeleton, carved pumpkins and an RIP sign. David gave passers-by a scare as he dressed up as a very convincing Shaun

  • Jessica Biel shares very rare photo of adorable son Silas on Halloween

    Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake very rarely share pictures of their two-year-old son Silas. But proud mum Jessica couldn't resist sharing some sweet family photos in honour of Halloween, showing the trio all dressed up and ready to go trick-or-treating. Justin, Jessica and Silas chose to transform into Toy Story characters for their outing, with singer Justin dressed as Buzz Lightyear, Jessica as Jessie and little Silas in character as cowboy Woody. In one photo shared on Instagram, Jessica can be seen holding Silas in her arms, as Justin looks on. Alongside it, she joked: "All geared up and

  • Justin Trudeau and his family dress up for Halloween

    Justin Trudeau has shared a snap of his wife, Sophie Gregoire, and their three children all dressed up for Halloween. At first glance, the Prime Minister of Canada looked to be simply dressed smart in a suit and tie - but closer inspection revealed he was actually in character as Clark Kent, with a secret Superman outfit on beneath his shirt! Sophie dressed up as Wonder Woman, while their son Xavier, ten, dressed as a werewolf, their eight-year-old daughter Ella Grace dressed as Wonder Woman, just like her mum, and their three-year-old son Hadrien dressed as Skye from Paw Patrol. READ: Justin

  • 5 of the best places for Christmas sandwiches and festive drinks for 2017

  • Dancing on Ice 2018: the confirmed celebrity contestants so far

  • Tricks to thicken up your hair without spending a fortune

    Looking for ways to thicken up your hair without spending loads of money and hours on a transformation? Well, search no further than here for some amazing expert tips and tricks to give the illusion of full, luscious locks. The style you choose to rock can play a big part in your appearance, with celebrity stylist Neil Moodie, who is also Viviscal Brand Ambassador, telling us: "In general if you have finer hair, don't grow it long. The longer it gets, the weaker the hair gets and so it can tend to look lank and straggly on the ends. There's

  • See Gemma Collins' response to Alan Carr's hilarious Halloween outfit!

    Gemma Collins has shared her delight over Alan Carr's choice of Halloween dress-up. The chat show host, who attended Jonathan Ross' annual party on Tuesday, copied one of the TOWIE star's infamous looks from earlier this year, and Gemma could not be happier! Taking to her Instagram page, the 36-year-old told her followers: "Alan Carr I [love] you this is pure jokes ha ha ha made my night x dressing up as me what an honour." [sic] The comedian paid tribute to his "woman of the year" on his Twitter page, saying: "Happy Halloween, babes. You've heard of the

  • Portion control: How much skincare product should you use?

    Most of us abide by a standard skincare regime involving cleansing, toning and moisturising. But have you ever thought about whether you are using the right amount of product? By using too much of each beauty treatment, not only could you be hurting your skin, but you could also be wasting money as well. Here's a guideline for balancing out the exact amount of each product.   Find out how to get the most out of your skincare routine   Cleanser If you use a gel or foaming cleanser, a pea-sized drop should be the optimal amount to cover the face and remove leftover

  • Leigh Francis - Keith Lemon star - posts rare public tribute to his wife on anniversary

    His alter-ego Keith Lemon might be one of the most in-demand characters on TV, but off-screen, comedian Leigh Francis is an incredibly private man. The 44-year-old, whose creations also include Bo Selecta's Avid Merrion, made a rare appearance with his wife Jill Carter on Tuesday evening as they stepped out for Jonathan Ross' annual star-studded Halloween party. And it transpires that the pair weren't just celebrating the spooky festivities – it was also their anniversary. Leigh took to Twitter on Wednesday, sharing two photos of the couple in their fancy dress costumes. Alongside, he shared a heartfelt tribute to Jill,

  • Holidays are coming! Find out when you can see the Coca-Cola truck near you

    For many people, the festive season doesn't truly begin until Coca-Cola's Christmas advert airs on TV. Now fans of the ad, which has been played for the past 22 years, can get a glimpse of the famous truck in real life when it embarks on a five-week tour of the UK. Now in its seventh year, the Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour is set to visit 42 locations nationwide in the lead-up to Christmas, starting at Glasgow's Silverburn Centre on 11 November and ending at Lakeside, Essex on 16 and 17 December. As well as having the opportunity to capture a

  • Robert Downey Jr opens the doors to his fun family home – take a look

    Robert Downey Jr has opened the doors to his home, and it is truly amazing! The Iron Man actor and his wife Susan live in a converted 19th century windmill folly, which was originally constructed as a playhouse, before being transformed into the perfect family home. Showcasing their home in an interview and photoshoot for Architectural Digest's December 2017 issue, Robert revealed they had enlisted the help of Joe Nahem and the team at Fox-Nahem Associates to furnish and decorate the house, making it the perfect base for them to live with their two young children, Exton, five, and Avri,

  • Teresa Giudice reveals how she and her daughters are coping after mother's death

    Like the title of her new book, Teresa Guidice is standing strong. Despite the tough times she's been through in recent years – including her stint in prison, her husband's jail term and her mother's death in March – Teresa and her four daughters are coping well. "We're keeping our head up high," she told HELLO! Online. "We're all standing strong and we're there for each other which helps us get through each day. I'm a mum of four and I live for my daughters. I wake up every morning and see them happy and healthy, that's what puts

  • Ricky Gervais opens up about why he doesn't have kids: 'I'd worry sick about a baby'

    Ricky Gervais has opened up about not having any children on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, revealing that he thinks he would "worry" too much if he had a baby. After joking about different reasons not to have kids, he said: "I'd worry sick about a baby. I have a cat and I worry about that. I check the door three times before I go out. I put food and water in every room in case the door closes and he's peckish for 20 minutes." READ: Gorilla escapes at London Zoo: celebrities react to extraordinary story Ricky opened up about why he chose

  • The best hairstyles and colours for mature women  

    It can be difficult to choose an appropriate hairstyle or colour as you get older, with many women worried they will look as though they're trying too hard to be "hip" if they change their look. We spoke to Karen Brown, owner of Hair by JFK, and asked her for her tips on the best hairstyles for more mature clients. Here's what she had to say.   "By keeping a clean cut and clean ends on grey hair it allows the hair to look a lot healthier," she told us. "Shorter hairstyles often look more elegant on mature ladies and a layered

  • Kate hosts secret meeting at Kensington Palace – see photo

    The Duchess of Cambridge has hosted a private meeting at Kensington Palace on Wednesday. The round table discussion, which was not announced beforehand, focused on maternal mental health. Kensington Palace shared a photo of a smiling Kate on Twitter, showing the pregnant mother-of-two in discussion with some 12 guests. The palace said: "The Duchess is keen to develop an understanding of the issues surrounding maternal mental health, and to learn what support is available." Kate, who is expecting her third child with Prince William, spoke to academics and practitioners from Maternal Mental Health Alliance, Anna Freud Centre, Family Action, Royal

  • Coleen Rooney shares sweet Instagram snap with sons amid marital woes

    She has been keeping a dignified silence amid the ongoing speculation surrounding her marriage. But on Wednesday, Coleen Rooney did little to dispel those rumours by sharing a sweet picture of herself with her three sons at home in bed. The 31-year-old, who is pregnant with her fourth child, is yet to respond on the reports about the state of her relationship with husband Wayne Rooney. The football star was recently arrested for drink driving while in a car with another woman during a late night out. Coleen Rooney has shared a picture of herself cuddling up to her sons The

  • Sweden's Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia welcome second baby

    Prince Alexander has a little brother! The Swedish Royal Court announced on Thursday, August 31, that Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip welcomed their second child together. “Both mother and child are doing well,” the palace stated. “Prince Carl Philip was in the hospital throughout the birth.” The Swedish royal couple’s son was born at Danderyd Hospital, the same hospital as his older sibling. CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Carl and Sofia welcomed their second son on August 31 Photo: Erika Gerdemark, The Royal Court, Sweden After welcoming his second son in the morning, a beaming Prince Carl Philip, 38, mustered up the

  • Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden reveal newborn son’s name

    Sweden's Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia revealed the name of their newborn son on Monday. An announcement from the Swedish Royal Court confirmed that the new prince is named Gabriel Carl Walther and will be styled as the Duke of Dalarna. In keeping with royal tradition, Carl Philip's father King Carl XVI Gustaf announced his new grandson's name and title at a cabinet meeting on the morning of September 4. The announcement was followed by a “Te Deum,” or hymn of praise, thanksgiving service at the royal chapel, with attendance by members of the royal family.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Prins Gabriel #kungahuset #dalarnaA

  • Prince Carl Philip cradles Prince Gabriel in new photo ahead of royal christening

    Baby love! Exactly one month before his christening, the Swedish Royal Court released a new photo of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia’s newborn son Prince Gabriel. In the tender black and white portrait, the little Prince gazes up at his father, while Carl Philip sweetly cradles his baby boy close to his chest. Meanwhile, Sofia dotingly looks on, holding on to her husband’s arm. Along with picture, the palace reiterated the Prince’s christening date December 1— which was announced in September — and revealed new ceremony details. The 12 p.m. service will be officiated by Archbishop Emeritus Anders Wejryd.