• Prince Albert's twins make their first appearance at the 42nd International Circus Festival

    Prince Albert brought some very special guests along to the circus. On Sunday, Monaco's Prince's three-year-old twins Princess Gabriella and Prince Jacques accompanied him to the 42nd Monte Carlo International Circus festival. The twins, who he shares with his wife Princess Charlene, made their first appearance at the festival with their family. During the event, Gabriella and Jacques enjoyed some of the traditional circus acts including clowns, trapeze artists and various animals. Prince Alberts adorable duo were wide-eyed as they took in all of the excitement, with Gabriella even giving a giraffe a snack. Gabriella and Jacques made their first appearance

  • Neil Diamond reveals Parkinson's disease diagnosis

    Neil Diamond has announced he is retiring from touring after being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. The singer, who will celebrate his 77th birthday on 24 January, was scheduled to perform in Australia and New Zealand in March as part of his 50th anniversary tour, but has now cancelled all tour dates on his doctor's advice. In a statement, Neil said he had made the decision "with great reluctance and disappointment". He continued: "I have been so honoured to bring my shows to the public for the past 50 years. My sincerest apologies to everyone who purchased tickets and were

  • Why did Sarah Ferguson cancel engagement interview at the last-minute?

    Sarah Ferguson is believed to have pulled out on a planned BBC interview to talk about her daughter Princess Eugenie's engagement to Jack Brooksbank. According to reports, the proud mother-of-the-bride was due to talk about the upcoming wedding, but was instead replaced by her ex-husband Prince Andrew. The reasons for the last-minute switch are unclear. In his interview, Prince Andrew shared his excitement at Eugenie's engagement. "Absolutely overjoyed, I'm thrilled," he said. "Jack is an absolutely outstanding young man, and Eugenie and he have got to know each other over a number of years, and I'm really thrilled for them.

  • Princess Eugenie's wedding: Why the seating plan is going to be tricky

    Deciding the seating arrangements at any wedding is a delicate affair – as Princess Eugenie will soon discover. According to reports, the bride-to-be’s grandfather, Prince Philip, has a frosty relationship with her mother, Sarah Ferguson, and is said to struggle to even be in the same room as the Duchess. Sarah was married to Prince Andrew – the Queen and Philip's second son – from July 1986 until their separation announcement in March 1992; they were officially divorced in May 1996. Difficulties in the Duchess' relations with the royal family came in 1992 when intimate photos were taken showing her with

  • Maisie Williams to be Sophie Turner's bridesmaid

    Fans of Game of Thrones will know that on-screen sisters Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner are very close in real life, even affectionately referring to their friendship as 'Mophie'. But according to Maisie, their bond has now reached a whole new level with Sophie asking the actress to be a bridesmaid at her upcoming wedding to Joe Jonas.The Early Man star confirmed the exciting news during an interview with Radio Times. When asked whether she is going to be involved in Sophie's wedding, she said: "Oh, already got it. Yeah, it's very, very exciting. It's kind of bizarre though." Speaking about

  • Cervical cancer: The early signs and symptoms you need to know

    Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women aged 35 and under, with around 3,000 women diagnosed with the disease in the UK each year. However, regular cervical screening can help to save lives by identifying abnormalities that could lead to cancer. But what is a smear test? And what symptoms should women be aware of? We've rounded up your need-to-know guide on cervical cancer. What is cervical cancer? Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that develops in a women's cervix. It often has no symptoms in its early stages, however some women may notice some signs, as detailed

  • Peter Andre's son Theo takes his first steps – see adorable video

    Peter Andre is one proud dad! The singer's 14-month-old son Theo has started walking, and Peter couldn't resist sharing the precious milestone with his fans. Taking to Instagram, the father-of-four uploaded a sweet video of Theo taking his first steps, encouraged by his older half-sister Princess. Princess, or Bista, who is Peter's ten-year-old daughter from his first marriage, held out her hands as she cooed: "Good boy, go on then." Little Theo was seen tentatively walking and giggling, while his family cheered around him. "Special moment yesterday. Theo's first steps," Peter shared. Special moment yesterday. Theo’s first steps A post shared by

  • Tinky Winky actor Simon Barnes has died aged 52

    Tinky Winky actor Simon Barnes has died aged 52. The Teletubbies star's niece, Inbetweeners actress Emily Atack, announced the sad news on Instagram, sharing a black and white portrait of Simon on Saturday which she captioned: "My wonderful uncle Simon Barnes has been taken from us all so suddenly. The kindest and most talented man you could ever wish to meet. Loved by all who knew him, and will be forever. X." Simon's children have also paid tribute, with his daughter posting a heartbroken message to Facebook on 21 January. She wrote: "I love you so much Dad... always have, always will.

  • EastEnders star Patsy Palmer's children find huge success in the States

    She may be a soap superstar, but it seems Patsy Palmer's children are destined for Hollywood. Since relocating her family to Los Angeles in 2014, the EastEnders actress is getting accustomed to another kind of lifestyle -thanks to her three kids; Charley Palmer Rothwell, 25, Fenton, 16, and daughter Emilia Merkell, 15. Patsy's eldest son, whom she shares with ex-husband Alfie Rothwell, is carving out a career as a film actor, having appeared in big-screen hits including Legend, Dunkirk and Darkest Hour. Meanwhile, Fenton and Emilia - from her current marriage to Richard Merkell - are making waves in

  • Coronation Street's Malcolm Hebden is taking an extended break from Norris Cole

    Malcolm Hebden, who plays fan favourite Norris Cole in Coronation Street, is reportedly taking an extended break from the show. The 78-year-old, who has been part of the ITV soap's main cast for over two decades, hasn't confirmed when he will return to the show. HELLO! reached out to ITV who confirmed that Malcolm is not currently filming, but declined to comment further. Fans have been supportive of Malcolm's break, with one tweeting: "Enjoy your break & take it easy if you're not feeling up to it," while another added: "Oh bless Malcolm. I for one ADORE Norris and cannot believe he's

  • The best hair salons outside of London

    It’s a tricky journey, trying to find the one. Failed attempts at conversation, awkward first meetings and the absence of that elusive, indescribable connection are just a few of the reasons so many of us persist with our search – not for the ideal life partner, but for the perfect hairdresser. After all, Brits mate for life when it comes to their stylists – 74 per cent of us are committed to our hairdressers – so it’s important to find the right one. But while common perception is that the finest friseurs are only to be found in our capital

  • The six big royal events of 2018 we can't wait for

    2018 is shaping up to be a happy and glorious year for the British royal family. Following the news that Princess Eugenie is engaged to her long-term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank, the palace has another royal wedding to plan for. Eugenie and Jack's nuptials will take place in the autumn, while Prince Harry will marry his American fiancée Meghan Markle a few months before on Saturday 19 May. Both couples have chosen St George's Chapel in Windsor for their wedding. The royal family is also set to welcome two new babies. Prince William and Kate's third child – a brother or

  • TripAdvisor reveals the top 25 hotels in the UK – and the royals' favourite makes the list

    The Queen's favourite London hotel has been named as one of the best in the UK by TripAdvisor. The travel website has revealed the results of its Travellers' Choice Awards 2018, with The Goring – the only hotel to have been granted a royal warrant – coming in at number 11. The awards are decided by an algorithm that analysed the millions of reviews and comments collected in a single year from TripAdvisor users around the world. However, despite having the royal seal of the approval, The Goring was beaten to the top spot by Hotel 41, another London hotel

  • Ferne McCann shows off gorgeous blonde hair - see the dramatic transformation

    Ferne McCann has decided to switch things up! The former TOWIE star ditched her glossy brunette locks for a bold blonde hairstyle this week. Taking to her Instagram page, the mum-of-one debuted her transformation, telling her followers that she wants to see if blondes do "have more fun". She said in the caption: "Fancied A Change... let's see who has more fun." She added: "A massive thankyou to @jameswsilk who done this unbelievable colour change + @easilockshair extensions." Ferne McCann has gone blonde! The new look went down a treat with her fans. One wrote: "You look so gorgeous blonde, really

  • There are going to be some major changes at this year's Oscars

    After the wrong winner was announced at the Academy Awards in 2017, strict new rules have been put in place to ensure that the mix-up won't happen again. The company who organised the envelopes, PwC, have introduced several new safeguards after PwC partner Brian Cullinan accidentally gave Best Picture presenters, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, the wrong card, leading them to announce the winner as La La Land instead of Moonlight. At this year's ceremony, the company's chairman, Tim Ryan, has said he will be personally involved in making sure the evening goes smoothly. The wrong winner was announced in

  • So fetch! A Mean Girls bottomless brunch is coming to London

    Mean Girls fans, listen up – the plastics are hosting a brunch party, and it sounds totally fetch! For one day only, Floripa in Old Street, London is set to be transformed in honour of the iconic high-school movie, complete with bottomless brunch, games, and even a Burn Book. It may typically be Wednesdays when Regina, Gretchen and co wear pink, but guests are being encouraged to don the hue especially for the occasion, and it may even land you the coveted Spring Fling King or Queen crown, which awards you with two free cocktails of your choice rather than

  • Ant McPartlin resurfaces on Twitter following split – see post

    Ant McPartlin is gradually making a return to the spotlight following his stay in rehab and his divorce from wife Lisa Armstrong. The TV presenter, who walked the red carpet last week for Britain's Got Talent, has also resurfaced on social media. On Tuesday, Ant took to Twitter to share his excitement about the upcoming National Television Awards. Ant and his telly double Dec, both 42, are in the running for Best Presenter. "Can't wait for the #nta2018 it will be a right hoot!! A x," Ant tweeted. The night before, Ant and Dec also made a last-minute plea to

  • How to: make your home more eco-friendly

    It should come as no shock that sustainable homes are on the rise. Domestic property alone makes up for a large percentage of the UK's carbon emissions - and with more and more people living conscious lifestyles, awareness around the green-factor of our homes (or lack of) is only set to boom.  That said, installing a full set of solar panels or building a new abode out of bio-degradable materials is hardly accessible for everyone - but there are plenty of ways to make your home a little more planet-friendly without breaking the bank or starting over completely. Read on

  • See the full list of Oscar nominations here

    The nominees for the most prestigious award in Hollywood have been announced! The 2018 Oscar-nominees were revealed by Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis alongside the Academy's president, John Baily, with each category presented by a different actress, including Gal Gadot, Priyanka Chopra, Rebel Wilson and Zoe Saldana.The Shape of Water received the most nominations with an impressive 13 nods in categories including Best Director, Best Picture, Best Actress in a Leading Role and Best Production Design. Other highly-nominated films included Dunkirk with eight nominations, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri with seven, Darkest Hour with six, Phantom Thread with six

  • Ant admits it's been a 'tough 12 months' as he wins NTAs Best Presenter with Dec

    Congratulations to Ant and Dec, who have done it again! The popular double act have won Best Presenter at the National Television Awards, winning the accolade for the 17th time in a row. The pair took to the stage in triumph as their fellow stars and attendees whooped and cheered from their seats at the O2 Arena in London. Ant, who spent a few months in rehab last year following a painkiller addiction, thanked fans for their support. He said: “Thank you very much, I’m shaking. It’s been a very emotional night tonight. It’s been quite a tough 12 months

  • Grieving Simon Thomas reveals stranger's incredible act of kindness

    Simon Thomas has revealed a complete stranger's incredible act of kindness, following the death of his wife Gemma. The Sky Sports presenter lost his partner just three days after she was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia in November. Earlier this year, he revealed that he leaves daily notes of love and encouragement in their son Ethan’s school snack box to help the little boy come to terms with her death – and on Tuesday, he revealed an amazing surprise. In a touching Instagram post, 44-year-old Simon explained: "Today's #snacknote is a bit different. Since Gemma went I have been

  • Venus Williams sparks engagement rumours

    Venus Williams sent social media into overdrive recently when she was pictured wearing a large diamond ring on her left hand. But her publicist has now confirmed to HELLO! Online that the tennis champion, 37, is not engaged to boyfriend Nicholas Hammond. Over the past few weeks at the Australian Open, in which she finished in second place, the sporting ace's large sparkler has been hard to miss. Venus has been pictured with a diamond ring Rumours of Venus' romance with 25-year-old Nicholas first surfaced at the start of the year when he supported her at the Australian Open. According to the NY Daily

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  • National Television Awards 2018 winners: live updates

    It's television's biggest night of the year! And Dermot O'Leary returned to present the National Television Awards, which was held at London's O2 on Tuesday evening. Several famous faces came together to celebrate television's best-loved shows and actors from the past 12 months. This year The X Factor, Strictly Come Dancing, The Voice and Britain's Got Talent all battled it out to be named Best Talent Show, while David Walliams, Simon Cowell, Paul Hollywood and will.i.am all fought for the best TV judge gong. It was also a huge night for Ant and Dec, who once again won the

  • Why Eamonn Holmes will miss the NTAs

    Eamonn Holmes has confirmed that he will sadly be missing the National Television Awards on Tuesday night due to illness. The This Morning presenter made the relevation on Twitter, in which he also paid tribute to the former editor-in-chief of Best Magazine, Jackie Hatton, who sadly passed away. He wrote: "The thing I despise my bout of sickness for is not missing work or The National Television Awards tonight, but missing The Funeral of Jackie Hatton… Can't believe she is gone. Such sadness for her husband, sons, family & friends. RIP." Eamonn has been feeling under the weather READ: This Morning viewers

  • How TV shows like The Crown and Peaky Blinders are inspiring our home décor

    Our favourite television characters can often inspire the way we dress, and now it seems our interior design choices are being influenced by the small screen too. New figures released by eBay.co.uk reveal that British shoppers have been looking for everything from velvet sofas to writing desks as a result of watching popular TV shows such as The Crown, Peaky Blinders and McMafia. Unsurprisingly, the return of The Crown to Netflix in December has inspired many Brits to add a regal touch to their homes, with nearly 21,000 searches for velvet sofas since series two was released, which equates to

  • Ruth Langsford reveals NTA beauty preparations

    Ruth Langsford has been busy preparing for the National Television Awards on Tuesday night! The This Morning presenter shared an Instagram photo of herself wearing a face mask, and captioned the snap: "So the preparation for the #nationaltelevisionawards starts early!!! @gatineauuk Masque Aqua hydrating face mask as recommended by @aliyoungbeauty @qvcuk. Hope I don't nod off!" Ruth shared a snap of her face mask On her Instastories, she also shared a Boomerang of herself pulling a funny face while wearing her mask, before sharing a video of her hair stylist drying her hair, writing "getting my glam on". She told the

  • Holly Willoughby and husband Dan Baldwin are couple goals in rare photo

    Holly Willoughby and her husband Dan Baldwin are one loved-up couple! The This Morning presenter has shared the sweetest, candid photo on Instagram with her husband of ten years, showing the pair attending the National Television Awards at London’s O2 Arena. Holly, 36, looked typically stunning, choosing to wear a Grecian-inspired blue gown as she cosied up to Dan. The husband and wife duo were caught mid-laugh, looking ready to head into the awards ceremony. Holly simply captioned the photo with blue and yellow love hearts to reflect her evening gown, which was designed by Elisabetta Franchi. The mother-of-three, whose

  • Royal style: All the best looks from January 2018

    Some of the top contenders on the international best-dressed lists are women from the world's royal families – so what better way to keep up with the latest trends in fashion than a review of the latest looks loved by royalty? Click through for a visual rundown of the most recent outfits worn by longtime royal favorites including Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and Queen Letizia of Spain, as well as new-generation trendsetters such as Lady Amelia