• Darcey Bussell reveals her secret to looking fabulous as she approaches 50

    She may be 18 months away from her 50th birthday, but Darcey Bussell has a physique the envy of women half her age. The Strictly Come Dancing judge, who retired from professional dance in 2012, has since had a hip replacement, but that doesn't stop her from high kicking and energetically dancing through three routines when we join her for an intimate dance class to celebrate the launch of her new DVD, Darcey Bussell's Diverse Dance Mix. "If anything it's made it easier, I'm bionic now. In airport security I do go off," she joked in reference to her new

  • Kensington Palace releases video of 2017 highlights – but royal baby is missing

    Kensington Palace has released a heartwarming video documenting some of the key moments for the royal family in 2017 – but surprisingly William and Kate's third baby announcement was not included in the montage. Royal fans were quick to notice that the pregnancy news was absent from the annual round-up, which was posted on the Palace's official Twitter account. Highlights in the footage includes Prince George's first day at school, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement announcement, William and Kate's Christmas card release and the Duke of Cambridge's last shift as an air ambulance pilot. There was no mention, however, of

  • Kim Kardashian West thanks hospital staff after son Saint hospitalised with pneumonia

    Kim Kardashian West has taken to social media to thank hospital staff for the care her son, Saint received while being treated for pneumonia. The reality TV star, who is married to Kanye West, noted the two-year-old was hospitalised for three days due to the illness. "My precious baby boy is so strong! After spending three nights in the hospital & seeing my baby get multiple IV's and hooked up to oxygen machines, our end of year was challenging. Pneumonia is so scary," she captioned a photo of herself and Saint. "I just want to thank every nurse & doctor out there

  • Which show beat Strictly to win the Christmas Day TV ratings battle?

    The winner of the Christmas Day TV ratings battle has been revealed. Call the Midwife took the title for the second year in a row, drawing in an audience of 9.6million viewers. The BBC One drama's special festive episode saw Sister Julienne (played by Jenny Agutter) embroiled in a harrowing storyline surrounding historic child abuse. It triumphed over Mrs Brown's Boys, which came in second place with nine million people tuning in, and Strictly Come Dancing in third position. The Christmas special of the dance show attracted an audience of 8.3million, with Katie Derham crowned the winner. Call the Midwife won

  • The Queen makes rare comments about her coronation

    The Queen as opened up about her coronation for a new BBC documentary about the Crown Jewels and the official crowning ceremony, titled The Coronation. The monarch, who also witnessed her father King George VI's coronation back in 1937 when she was just 11, spoke to royal commentator Alastair Bruce about her ascension to the throne, at the age of 25, explaining: "I've seen one coronation, and been the recipient in the other, which is pretty remarkable." READ: Want to work for the royal family? The Queen is hiring! The Queen discussed her coronation BBC director of content Charlotte Moore has spoken

  • What is pneumonia? The signs and symptoms of the lung infection

    Kim Kardashian has revealed that her two-year-old son Saint West was hospitalised for three days after developing pneumonia over the festive period, describing the incident as "so scary". The lung infection is more common in winter, and affects around eight in every 1,000 adults each year in the UK. But what is pneumonia, and what are the symptoms? We've rounded up everything you need to know… What is pneumonia? Pneumonia is swelling of the tissue in one or both lungs that is usually caused by a bacterial infection. It can affect people of any age but it's more common, and can

  • Khloé Kardashian celebrates six month pregnancy mark with this sweet post

    Khloé Kardashian has officially reached the six-month pregnancy mark. The 33-year-old, who is expecting her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson, has taken to her social media pages to share a beautiful picture, celebrating the milestone. "Officially 6 months," she wrote alongside a photo of her blossoming bump. She also added another shot of herself sharing a kiss with her sports star partner, which was simply captioned, "Mom and Dad".   ❥ Officially 6 months ❥ A post shared by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Jan 2, 2018 at 12:31pm PST After weeks of speculation, Khloe publicly confirmed her pregnancy in December. The reality

  • Jennifer Garner is unrecognisable with facial hair – see photo

    New year, new you! Jennifer Garner has shared a playful throwback photo on Instagram, poking fun at herself as she sported facial hair and a strawberry blonde wig. The Hollywood actress was a far cry from her usual glamorous self with stubble and a moustache, while some fans commented that she bore a striking resemblance to Eddie Redmayne, James Franco and Ryan Reynolds. "Wow! Brilliant," replied one follower. "If your twin was a boy," another posted. Jennifer revealed that she underwent the transformation for a film in 2011, which she didn't end up starring in. In her jokey caption, "New

  • Paris Hilton's stunning £1.5m engagement ring: all the details

    Chris Zylka asked Paris Hilton for her hand in marriage after presenting her with a £1.5m diamond engagement ring. The Leftovers actor proposed to the hotel heiress and DJ on a snowy mountaintop during a ski trip to Aspen, Colorado over the weekend, and he did not skimp in any way when selecting his new fiancée's gigantic 20 carat diamond band. Jewellery designer and diamond expert Michael Greene reveals Chris put a lot of thought into designing the ring with a sweet personal touch before presenting the piece to his girlfriend. A guide to buying the perfect engagement ring... "Paris, at

  • Golden Globes host revealed – find out who it is

    It has been announced the Seth Meyers, the host of the US chat show Late Night with Seth Meyers, will be hosting the Golden Globes for the first time, following in the footsteps of Jimmy Fallon, who hosted in 2017, Amy Poehler and Tina Fey, who presented together in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and four-time presenter Ricky Gervais. GALLERY: Golden Globes 2018: The complete list of nominees Seth will host the show  Seth has spoken about his plans to address the controversy surrounding sexual harassment in the entertainment industry following the revelations about prominent Hollywood figures including Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey. He

  • The popular girls' names that are most commonly mispronounced

    We all know how to pronounce popular girls' name like Jessica, Sophie and Emma – but there are some monikers it's a little harder to get right. Recent years have seen less common names enjoy a boost in popularity, which can sometimes prove problematic when it comes to the correct pronunciation. Names including Mia, Kyra, Eva and Siobhan are among those most commonly mispronounced – but how many are you getting right? Take a look at our list of the ten girls' names most people trip up on… STORY: UK's most unpopular baby names have been revealed! Kyra – Of Greek origin, meaning sun

  • Will Meghan Markle's mum Doria walk her down the aisle at royal wedding?

    Her big day is just months away, and it seems Meghan Markle is planning to break tradition if the latest rumours are anything to go by. According to Us Weekly, the former Suits actress wants her mother, Doria Ragland, to be the one to give her away instead of her father, Thomas Markle. The 36-year-old will be tying the knot with Prince Harry at Windsor Castle in May, with millions of people around the world expected to tune in. A source close to the couple told the publication: "The day of the wedding itself will certainly hold a few unconventional

  • Top free gym passes of 2018 and how to get them

    It's a New Year and the time many of us want to burn off those mince pies and selection boxes. But if you're unsure about which gym deal to go for, you can try before you buy with a free gym pass. There's a wide range of free passes on offer online, from fitness classes to gym sessions and outdoor training. Take a look at these great offers and pick your favourite… Three-day pass at Pure Gym The nationwide gym chain is offering a brilliant three-day pass to potential members. Just click here to access the deal. All you have to do is

  • 10 home trends to try in 2018, according to Pinterest

    Pinterest is one of the best sources for home inspiration (and envy), with over 14 billion ideas for unique interiors and covetable trends to try. But there are some key design trends that are set to reign supreme in 2018, according to experts from the site. Take note; these are the top ten styles you'll be pinning – and trying – this year! Resort-inspired style: Get indulgent spa vibes every day with this trend; saves for spa bathrooms are up by 269 per cent in the past 12 months. Spa bathrooms are proving popular in 2018 STORY: How to add value to your

  • Kim Kardashian West splurges nearly $2000 on her New Year skincare routine

    Kim Kardashian West is certainly taking her 2018 skincare regime seriously! The reality TV star recently took to Instagram to share some of her new beauty products with her 105 million followers - but it was the mammoth price tag of the four items that really turned heads, coming in at a hefty $1850. Scanning her dressing table on her Instagram Story, Kim showed off her new stash from the French cosmetics house. “Guerlain is one of my favourites,” she said. “I can’t wait to try all of this.” STORY: Kim Kardashian announces new beauty competition Kim Kardashian West shows off her new skincare regime on Instagram Spotted in the short video was

  • Danny Jones' wife Georgia shows off huge baby bump as due date nears

    The countdown is on. Danny Jones' wife Georgia has shown off her very large baby bump as she prepares to welcome her first child. The former Miss England model, who is due to give birth in two weeks, showed no signs of slowing down as she hit the gym with husband Danny. Georgia posed side-on in the Instagram photo, highlighting her protruding tummy in a pink top. "Back at training with this one & our awesome PTs @charlielaunder @bumpsandburpees & @jasonbonept. Feels good to be back #bumpsandburpees #37weekspregnant #notlongnow #mummytobe #daddytobe," she wrote. Georgia, 31, was met with praise from

  • Ugly Betty's America Ferrera reunites with Sisterhood co-stars after pregnancy announcement

    America Ferrera has spoken about the "blessings" she has received from her co-stars from 2005 hit movie, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, after announcing her pregnancy. The actress, best known for playing Betty Suarez in Ugly Betty, took to Instagram to share a picture of the reunion, with Blake Lively, Amber Tamblyn and Alexis Bledel all patting her growing baby bump. "Starting the New Year off with blessings from my Sisterhood. We've got work to do for the next generation. Let's get to it. #TIMESUP," the 33-year-old captioned the picture. America Ferrera enjoys reunion with her Sisterhood of the Traveling

  • Queen Rania of Jordan shares family portrait – but where was daughter Iman?

    Queen Rania of Jordan thrilled fans by sharing a beautiful portrait with her husband and children on Instagram, but there was one family member who was noticeably absent – her daughter Princess Iman. The doting mother wished her followers the happiest of new years, explaining that her 21-year-old was away at college in the US. "As we begin 2018, best wishes from my family (in addition to Iman who is away at college) to yours!" she wrote. Everything you need to know about Queen Rania's daughter Rania, 47, and her husband King Abdullah II are the proud parents to Crown Prince

  • The small things you can do every day to be healthier in 2018

    Once the New Year starts, many people get caught up in trying to make drastic changes to their lifestyle and end up giving up on their resolutions altogether. However, it can be better to make micro-resolutions, taking steps to change small things which can often lead to better success in the long term. Frida Harju-Westman, in-house nutritionist at the health app Lifesum (lifesum.com) suggests five micro-resolutions to improve your health. STORY: Fitness resolutions you'll actually stick to in 2018 Have a good breakfast:   Research shows that missing breakfast results in low blood sugar and slower metabolism. Your breakfast doesn't have to

  • Davina McCall reveals her surprise fitness goal for 2018

    Davina McCall is starting 2018 with a positive attitude, taking to her Instagram page to reveal her goal for the year with her fans. The star told her 771k followers that she wants to become a fitness instructor in the next 12 months, writing: "Right... my goals in 2018 are all to qualify as fitness instructor ... I neeeed a qualification in that area after all this time .... #ownyourgoals what are your fitness goals? Make a public pledge in the comments below." The mum-of-three had a huge response from her followers, who commended her goal and shared their own

  • Kris Jenner's dramatic new hair transformation – see pictures

    Kris Jenner proved to all her legions of followers that blondes have more fun as she shared a snap of her startling new pixie crop – which appears to have been dyed a bold platinum shade! The 62-year-old 'momager' of the Kardashian sisters looked stunning in the close-up snap, and put a positive spin on the caption, writing: "January 2nd back at work here we go!!!" Kris looks fabulous as a blonde! The mother-of-six looked stunning as she debuted her chic and modern pixie cut – whilst also showcasing a fully-made up, flawless face. Her make-up was expertly applied with a tanned base, precise

  • Elton John pays heartbreaking tribute following mother's funeral: 'Thank you for bringing me into the world'

    Sir Elton John has penned a heartbreaking message, addressed to his late mother, after attending her funeral on Wednesday morning. The Candle in the Wind singer, 70, took to Instagram to share the note, in which he thanked his mum for "bringing him into the world". Sheila Farebrother died aged 92 in December, just months after the pair healed their eight-year rift. In the poignant post, Elton wrote: "Dear Mum, Today's funeral was perfect. Elton John has paid his respects to his mother "Having the service in the family chapel and attended by your brother and sister brought us all comfort.

  • Emmerdale fans get emotional after the show 'replaces' Adam Thomas

    Emmerdale bid farewell to popular long-running character Adam Barton on Tuesday night, but the cast and crew of the ITV soap surprised viewers when they unveiled actor Adam Thomas' new 'replacement.' Emmerdale's official website uploaded a short spoof video showing actor Danny Miller (Aaron Dingle) and Natalie J Robb (Moira Barton) waiting for the new actor, which transpired to be none other than Adam's twin brother – Scott Thomas. The Love Island 2016 finalist said in a mock interview that he was "absolutely over the moon" to be taking over his brother's role. He added: "Between you and me,

  • Is new mum Beatrice Borromeo pregnant with second baby?

    Princess Caroline of Monaco's son Pierre Casiraghi and his wife Beatrice Borromeo are reportedly expecting their second child. According to Italian magazine Chi, Beatrice is pregnant again, some 11 months after welcoming her first child Stefano with Pierre. The family have been pictured enjoying a winter holiday in St Moritz, Switzerland where they celebrated the Christmas period. Pierre, 30, and Beatrice, 32, tied the knot in the summer of 2015. They had a civil ceremony in Monaco, followed by a large religious wedding on Isola Bella, one of the Borromean Islands on Lake Maggiore, Italy. The couple welcomed their son

  • Natasha Bedingfield welcomes her first child!

    Congratulations are in order for Natasha Bedingfield! The British singer has announced the arrival of her first child. Taking to her Instagram page on New Year's Day, the I Wanna Have Your Babies singer revealed that she and her husband Matt Robinson welcomed their son on New Year's Eve by posting a picture showing the word 'Mum' written on her coffee cup. "Omg! Guess what just happened at the very end of this year! The happiest New Year ever," she wrote alongside the picture. Natasha Bedingfield has given birth to a baby boy Fans immediately rushed to post their congratulations, with

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  • Gemma Atkinson defends herself after being body shamed on social media

    Gemma Atkinson stood up for herself after she received negative comments about her body shape on social media this week. The former Emmerdale actress has worked hard to maintain an athletic physique, and is often seen working out at the gym. On Tuesday, the 33-year old actress shared a new photograph of herself with personal trainer Nick Mitchell, which showcased her toned arms and abs. And while many compliments came her way, some followers were less than impressed with her figure. After being told by one user that it "wasn’t a good look for a young lady," Gemma hit

  • The young royals welcome 2018 on lavish holidays: see photos

  • Does Andy Murray remind you of a certain movie star in this childhood photo?

    Andy Murray has written a lengthy, emotional post on Instagram, apologising to fans after he was forced to pull out of the Brisbane International due to a hip injury. And while many sent their well wishes to the tennis champion, others were more interested in the uncanny resemblance between Andy and a certain child movie star – Sam from Love Actually, also known as actor Thomas Brodie-Sangster. Andy had posted a throwback photo from his childhood, showing him at school in Dunblane. His sweet smile, floppy hair and dark eyes made him look like the double of Sam, leading many

  • Strictly star Alexandra Burke continues to fuel engagement rumours

    She's enjoying a well-deserved break in Thailand following her stint on Strictly Come Dancing, but it seems Alexandra Burke is still playing coy over those engagement rumours. The singer, who is in a relationship with long-term boyfriend Josh Ginnelly, has been posting various pictures from her idyllic trip - but is strategically keeping her left hand concealed. Alexandra first sparked engagement rumours when she jetted off to Paris for a romantic getaway with her partner after the Strictly final, in which she finished as a runner-up. Alexandra Burke has been hiding her ring finger WATCH: Home Sweet Home with Strictly star

  • Jelly face masks are set to be 2018’s big beauty trend

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  • Lisa Faulkner has the sweetest thing to say about adopted daughter Billie

    Lisa Faulkner is a proud mum to daughter Billie, 11, who was adopted at 15 months old in 2008, and while appearing on Wednesday's Loose Women, the EastEnders star paid a heartfelt tribute to her little girl. While discussing adoption with panelist Saira Khan – who too has an adopted child – Lisa gushed: "I say she is like my little snowflake, she found me." The doting mum was on the show to talk about children's snacking habits and giving advice on healthy eating options as part of Change 4 Life's anti-snacking campaign. Lisa herself knows more than a thing

  • Trinny Woodall's New Year fitness regime revealed: 'Turmeric and no white food'

    Trinny Woodall is known for her style and beauty advice on her Facebook page, having shot to fame on hit TV show What Not to Wear with Susannah Constantine. Now the star has opened up about her New Year's resolutions to her social media followers in a new video. The 53-year-old TV presenter told fans that after a Christmas of overindulging on chocolate, she is determined to get her body fit and healthy in 2018 and suggests some novel techniques. Trinny Woodall in her New Year video message to fans on Facebook Speaking from the heart, she said: "My figure for my

  • David Walliams asks fans who's the sexiest 'Dave' in hilarious post

    They are all equally famous in their own rights, but David Walliams has asked his fans who they think is the "sexiest Dave" - is it himself - or is it football ace David Beckham or Friends actor David Schwimmer? The trio were seen posing together for a picture, with the Britain's Got Talent judge taking to his social media pages to post: "'The World's Sexiest Dave' competition reaches its final three." The photo immediately prompted followers to inundate the TV star with comments, even leaving The Walking Dead's David Morrissey to remark: "This is a bloody disgrace. I

  • This is how Simon Cowell reacted to Olly Murs' new The Voice UK gig

    Olly Murs is set to add another string to his bow on Saturday night, when he will make his debut appearance as a judge on the new series of The Voice UK – but according to the 32-year-old, there is one person that "isn’t going to be happy". Olly – who quit his presenting job on The X Factor in 2016 - revealed to press including HELLO! Online just what Simon Cowell had to say about his new gig. Talking on Wednesday at The Voice UK's launch, ahead of its seventh series on Saturday night, Olly revealed: "I haven’t heard from

  • Holly Willoughby shares exciting news: 'It's been worth the wait'

    There's only one thing that will make Holly Willoughby's idyllic beach break that bit easier for her – although the weather conditions couldn't be more different! Ahead of the much-anticipated return of Dancing on Ice on Sunday, the TV presenter took to her Instagram account to share a series of the show's promo images, which she captioned: "It's been worth the wait…See you on Sunday 6pm @itv xx." The photos included one of Holly, with her co-host Phillip Schofield, professional ice skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, newcomer Ashley Banjo and returning judge Jason Gardiner. Dancing on Ice: Take a look at the celebrity couples Holly

  • Uncover the hidden gems in Meghan Markle's hometown of LA 

    Meghan Markle grew up in LA, and after taking a recent trip to the city, it's easy to see why she loves it there. With its palm tree-lined streets, non-stop sunshine and the Hollywood Hills, there’s not much not to like. While LA is perhaps best  known for its Walk of Fame, Hollywood sign and the chance to spot a celebrity in your nearest Starbucks, there is a whole lot more to see and do – all made much easier thanks to Virgin Holidays. The travel company has launched over 300 new experiences to help personalise your holiday to suit

  • Royal nicknames: The British royal family's endearing pet names for one another

    It was a touching moment as Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped out of the hospital to introduce their newborn son to the world.The occasion was made all the more tender when the new father endeared himself to the nation by calling his wife "poppet" as he ushered her back inside the Lindo Wing having spoken to the press. The Duke of Cambridge, clearly overjoyed to be holding their little boy Prince George in his arms, tenderly put his hand on his wife's back and affectionately addressed her using the adorable moniker.Seeing the new trio get into the car