• Things to do in London and the UK this week

  • Is Cheryl engaged? See her beautiful new diamond ring

    Cheryl returned to the spotlight with a bang on Thursday as she joined Prince Charles and a host of starts for a glittering gala event at St James' Palace. The 34-year-old showed off her tiny post-baby figure in a black satin Galvan gown – but all eyes were on her engagement finger. Cheryl stepped out wearing a dazzling diamond ring on her left hand, clearly visible as she shook hands with her royal host. Fans quickly took to Twitter to suggest that the star is engaged to Liam Payne – her boyfriend and father to her son Bear, who

  • George Clooney says Amal's maternal skills make him feel 'incredibly proud' and 'small'

    George Clooney would have given anything up for his wife Amal. The Oscar-winning actor opened up about meeting the human rights attorney in a candid interview during his appearance on Netflix's My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman. "I felt I met someone who I would absolutely trade my life for," the 56-year-old confessed. "I met someone that her life meant more to me than my life and I never had that experience before." He added, "She is sort of this remarkable human being, and now mother, which is something, I suppose, you should assume she would be wonderful at as well, but

  • Duchess Kate facing BAFTA dress dilemma: find out why

    The Duchess of Cambridge is facing a difficult dilemma ahead of this year's BAFTAs. Kate, 36, will have to choose between making a political statement, or risk being the only woman wearing a coloured gown following the news that actresses are preparing to wear black dresses in support of the Time's Up movement. A letter has been circulated to all the female nominees urging them to follow in the footsteps of the women at the Golden Globes in order to make a "strong, unifying and simple statement". Therefore Kate, who will attend this year's BAFTA ceremony with husband Prince William, has a

  • Diane Kruger unveils her gorgeous living room

    Diane Kruger has given her fans serious interior design inspiration after showcasing her beautiful living room in an Instagram post. The 41-year-old gave a glimpse of the stylish room after receiving a beautiful bunch of flowers as a gift from a friend on Tuesday. "When you get home and your friend left you a promise of spring to come. Merci @umazoia," she captioned the post. The flowers appear to be Japanese cherry blossom stems, which were carefully placed in a glass vase at the centre of a wooden coffee table. The photo also offered fans the opportunity to take a peek

  • Prince William jokes about expecting twins with wife Kate

    Prince William has jokingly admitted that he wouldn't be able to cope if he and his wife Kate had twins. The Prince was attending the Centrepoint Awards at Kensington Palace on Thursday, when he opened up about his expanding brood. Speaking to Raymond Stoner, boss of Anston Properties, William said: "Our third child is due in April, I'm getting as much sleep as I can." Mr Stoner suggested he could save time by having twins, to which William replied: "Twins? I think my mental health would be tested with twins." The future King also told another supporter at the awards

  • Tom and Giovanna Fletcher make an exciting announcement

    Tom and Giovanna Fletcher have made a very exciting announcement – but it's not what you might expect! The couple revealed they have joined forces to write a novel together, based on an idea they have been developing over the past five years. Sharing the news on Instagram on Friday, Giovanna wrote: "Aaaaah… @tomfletcher and I are so thrilled to finally share this news. EVE OF MAN is the first book we've written together, and is novel one in a new trilogy. We came up with this idea 5 years ago, and now it's finally here!" Meanwhile, Tom told fans:

  • Prince Frederik flies back to Denmark as father Prince Henrik's condition worsens

    Crown Prince Frederik has cut short his visit to South Korea and is returning to Denmark to see his ailing father Prince Henrik. The Danish royal palace has released a statement, informing the public that Prince Henrik's condition has "unfortunately greatly worsened". On Friday they announced: "His Royal Highness the Crown Prince has thus discontinued his stay in South Korea, where he was in conjunction with the Winter Olympics. The Crown Prince is now on his way to Denmark." The update comes a week after the palace revealed that doctors had found a benign tumour in Prince Henrik's lung. The

  • Victoria Beckham is chic in camel coat as she prepares for NYFW

    Victoria Beckham looked effortlessly stylish as she stepped out in New York on Thursday, in what was no doubt another head-to-toe ensemble from her own fashion line. The chic mum-of-four teamed a boxy camel coat with tailored grey trousers and matching burgundy accessories, finished off with a pair of retro-looking sunglasses for full VB effect. She may have been back in her hometown only last week for an exciting meet-up with her fellow Spice Girls, but the 43-year-old was back to the grind in the fashion capital, as she prepares for her much-anticipated NYFW show. Victoria's classic camel jacket is

  • Mark Wahlberg and P Diddy join forces for a very surprising reason

    Mark Wahlberg and Sean Combs, aka P Diddy, have collaborated on an unusual business venture – the launch of a new high performance alkaline water. The Hollywood star and hip hop mogul have each invested in AQUAhydrate, a popular brand in the United States that is set to launch in the UK by the end of February. The water is said to combine electrolytes and a high-pH level to help "balance and restore hydration levels during performance without any sugar or calories". The ultra-purified water is run through a UV filter five times, it contains 72 electrolytes and has a

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding: The celebrity guest list

    Meghan and Prince Harry have a star-studded inner circle! But who will be lucky enough to sit in a St. George's Chaple

  • EastEnders, Coronation Street & Emmerdale face major scheduling changes

    Soap fans, listen up! EastEnders, Coronation Street and Emmerdale are all facing major scheduling changes over the next month, which will see them air outside of their usual TV spots. BBC favourite EastEnders is the most heavily-impacted, with the first temporary change taking place on Monday 19 February, when it will make way for coverage of the Wigan Athletic vs Manchester City football match. Tuesday's episode will go ahead as usual, with an additional instalment fitted in on Wednesday 21 February to make up for Monday's missed episode. Then, on Thursday 22 February, an hour-long show will air from

  • Ant McPartlin puts on a brave face at BGT auditions in Manchester

    Ant McPartlin was all smiles as he once again stepped into the spotlight for his presenting duties on Britain's Got Talent. The newly single TV host was pictured arriving at the show auditions in Manchester, where he joined his telly double Declan Donnelly and judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Alesha Dixon. Ant, 42, put on a brave face as he smiled for the cameras at the official photocall. He joked around with his co-stars, seeming unfussed about the recent media attention surrounding his personal life. Last month, Ant revealed that he and his wife Lisa Armstrong had

  • Britney Spears shows off her challenging fitness routine in new video

    Britney Spears is already hard at work training for her European tour! The Piece of Me singer, who is set to perform in the UK in August, shared a video of her fitness routine in an Instagram video on Thursday, telling fans she was "gearing up for summer". The short clip shows Britney working out in a gym, wearing a red sports bra and polka dot shorts that showcased her toned abs and athletic physique. Britney appears to have been doing a full-body workout, doing a number of squats while holding dumbbells, before moving to the floor to do a

  • Japan's Princess Mako reappears for first time since postponing her royal wedding

    Princess Mako of Japan, who earlier this week announced that she was postponing her 2018 wedding until at least 2020 because of "immaturity", reappeared for the first time at a public engagement since the bombshell announcement. Emperor Akihito's 26-year-old granddaughter, who will need to give up her royal status once she marries commoner Kei Komuro, looked happy and demure in a powder pink skirt suit and pearls at as she attended a a calligraphy exhibition in Tokyo on Friday. The Princess's nuptials were set to be one of three royal weddings planned for this year, along with Prince Harry and

  • Victoria Beckham surprised by son Brooklyn at work – see the photo

    Victoria Beckham was treated to the best surprise at work – a visit from her eldest son Brooklyn. The fashion designer couldn't contain her joy as she posted a sweet photo of the pair on Instagram and revealed: "Someone came to visit! Love u @brooklynbeckham X kisses from NY! X" The mother-son duo sported identical smiles in the photo, which had fans commenting on their striking similarities. "The image of his mumma," wrote one follower, while a second replied: "He's just like you." Victoria also posted a video of her son slightly disrupting her work space as he rode his

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  • Emma Willis has a new range with Eylure and names her lashes after her children!

    Emma Willis has launched an incredible new beauty collection - and we are so excited about it! The 41-year-old has teamed with up Eylure to release a new range of natural, stress-free lashes that are easy to apply - perfect for mothers on the go. Touchingly, Emma has chosen to name her Eylure x Emma Willis range after her children: there's 'Insta Belle', fluttery lashes named after her oldest child, eight-year-old Isabelle; 'Trix-A-Lashious', a wild and wispy pair which add fullness to the lash line, named after her one-year-old daughter Trixie Grace; and finally, 'All The Aces', which are

  • Amanda Holden responds to reports of a 'fight' with Ant McPartlin

    Amanda Holden has responded to rumours of a fight with Ant McPartlin, after the pair were pictured seemingly having a heated exchange at the Britain's Got Talent auditions in Manchester. Photos appeared to show Amanda having a fiery discussion with Ant, her face contorted as if in anger as she spoke to the TV star. But she took steps to quash the reports on Friday, sharing a post on Instagram showing her and Ant with fellow BGT stars David Walliams, Simon Cowell and Declan Donnelly. Alongside the image, which shows the group laughing as they walk together backstage, Amanda

  • Council tax is set to increase in April – find out how much it could cost you

    Nearly every household in England is set to face council tax rises from April 2018, along with higher charges for waste disposal and parking, according to a new survey. Council tax could rise in 95 per cent of authorities, while 93 per cent will increase service fees, the 2018 State of Local Government survey found. The planned price increase comes after the majority of councils admitted they are struggling to make ends meet. Council tax can rise by three per cent in 2018, in line with inflation, although the largest authorities are to be allowed to hike prices by up

  • Sarah Jessica Parker reveals her new haircut

    Sarah Jessica Parker has stepped out sporting a brand new haircut - after teasing fans on Instagram with a secretive snap of her latest look. The mystery was solved earlier this week when the Sex And The City actress was photographed as she left for her appearance on The Tonight Show in New York, showing off her new soft sweeping fringe and an updated golden blonde colour. The restyle comes courtesy of Sarah Jessica's longtime friend and hairdresser Serge Normant, who shared some details of the cut on his Instagram page.  Sarah Jessica Parker debuted her new hairstyle this week Crediting his colleague Gina Gilbert

  • Everything you need to know about Prince William and Kate's royal baby: due date, names and more

  • Princess Mary of Denmark and children visit Prince Henrik in hospital after condition 'worsens'

    Crown Princess Mary of Denmark has taken her two eldest children to visit their grandfather Prince Henrik in hospital. Henrik, 83, has been seriously ill for the past two weeks and on Friday the Danish royal palace announced that his condition has "unfortunately greatly worsened". According to local publication BT, Mary visited her father-in-law early on Friday morning for half an hour, accompanied by her son Prince Christian, 12, and her daughter Princess Isabella, ten. Mary's husband Crown Prince Frederik is on his way back from South Korea, where he was attending the Winter Olympics as an International Olympic Committee

  • Tamara Ecclestone and daughter Sophia enjoy family holiday in Dubai

    Life is good for Tamara Ecclestone! The socialite is enjoying a sun-drenched holiday in Dubai with her daughter Sophia, and has been sharing a number of snaps from their idyllic break on Instagram. On Friday, the doting mum and her adorable daughter hit the pool in co-ordinating swimwear, with Sophia donning a pair of heart-shaped sunglasses for her day in the sun. "Favourite type of day with my favourite girl," Tamara captioned a photo of herself and the three-year-old in the swimming pool at their luxurious resort on Friday. The family travelled to Dubai earlier in the week and appear

  • Keith Lemon looks unrecognisable with a shaved head!

    Leigh Francis, better known as his alter ego Keith Lemon, has transformed his appearance for a new TV sketch. The Through the Keyhole host unveiled his new look in an Instagram post on Friday, revealing that he has gone bald for a new sketch for Keith and Paddy Picture Show series two. "All done! On to set which is freezing! #keithandpaddypictureshow," he captioned a photo of himself in his dressing room, with a shaved head but his beard and sideburns remained intact – albeit coloured brown from his natural red shade. Keith Lemon has transformed his look for a new TV

  • Big Brother's Craig Phillips marries fiancée Laura – see full wedding album

    Congratulations are in order for Craig Phillips and his fiancée Laura Sherriff! The Big Brother star, who won the first series of the reality TV show in 2000, married his beautiful bride on Friday at Peckforton Castle, Cheshire. The couple have chosen to share their wedding photos, giving fans a glimpse into their romantic day. Craig, 46, made a handsome groom in a pale tweed suit while Laura was the blushing bride in a strapless ivory gown that featured a tulle, ruffled skirt. She had her blonde hair swept into an elegant chignon and completed her ultra-feminine look with a

  • Skincare ingredients explained: what is hyaluronic acid?

    It's the ingredient the beauty bloggers and skincare hoarders rave about for saving dry skin - but what is hyaluronic acid? As our skincare market becomes ever saturated, it's more important than ever to get clued-up on the science and ingredients that go into our products - so we can make better-informed choices about what to put on our skin. We chatted to expert Harley Street dermatologist Dr Nick Lowe to find out exactly what hyaluronic acid is, and why (or if) we really need to include it in our beauty routines… "Hyaluronic acid is a naturally-occurring sugar molecule," says

  • Kate Middleton loves Goat: All the times the Duchess of Cambridge has worn the British brand

    Love Kate Middleton's style? Check out the Duchess of Cambridge wearing dresses by one of her favorite designers, British brand