• Meghan Markle 'baptised in secret ceremony at the Chapel Royal' – all the details

    Meghan Markle has been baptised and confirmed in a private ceremony at the Chapel Royal, according to the Daily Mail's Richard Kay. The former US actress who is due to marry Prince Harry on 19 May, joined the Church of England at a secret service conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the paper has revealed. Prince Harry, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall are believed to have attended the intimate ceremony. The Mail reports that Meghan's baptism was followed by her confirmation, which will allow her to take Holy Communion with her fiancé. Holy water from the River Jordan

  • Holly Willoughby reveals the dream holiday she wants to take her kids on

    Holly Willoughby's three children, Harry, eight, Belle, six, and Chester, three, are incredibly well travelled, and enjoyed exploring many parts of the world last year with their famous mum – who went on an impressive eight holidays. However, there is one place that Holly is keen to take them to still. Speaking about her goals during the launch of Diet Coke's new flavours, she said: "One thing that is top of my bucket list is to take my kids on safari." Holly Willoughby hopes to take her three children on a safari holiday Safari holidays have proved popular with a number

  • Louise Redknapp opens up about family life post divorce

    Louise Redknapp has opened up about family life just two months after finalising her divorce from husband of 19 years, Jamie Redknapp. The singer, who spoke to Strictly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly as part of the series Heart's Confessions Of A Celebrity School Run, with Volkswagen's Tiguan Allspace, revealed her two sons' different personalities as well as her favourite part about being a mum. Mother to Charley, 13, and Beau, nine, Louise confessed her favourite thing about being a mum was picking the children up from school. "When you're doing the school pick up and they run towards you

  • Bill Roache was 'close' to daughter Vanya before her death, is helping plan funeral

    Coronation Street star Bill Roache had grown 'close' to his daughter Vanya before she tragically died of liver failure last week at the age of 50. The 85-year-old actor's relationship with his daughter had been strained following his split from Vanya's mother, Anna Cropper, in her childhood. But the father-daughter pair had repaired their relationship and Vanya's fiance Toby Evans says his late-partner's dad and the rest of the family are 'heartbroken' following her sad and sudden passing. Bill Roache plays Ken Barlow in Coronation Street "She was close with him before she died," Toby told the Express. "Bill's been down all weekend and

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle charm crowds in Birmingham three months before royal wedding

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrived in Birmingham to whoops and cheers on Thursday, dazzling the hundreds of people who had gathered at Millennium Point. The couple charmed locals as they took part in a walkabout, with Meghan, 36, looking typically chic in a J. Crew coat and black cropped Alexander Wang tuxedo trousers, paired with an All Saints jumper. While spending some time chatting to local schoolchildren, Harry plucked one girl out of the crowd after she shared her ambition to become an actress. Sophia Richards, ten, looked stunned after meeting the couple, who told her she could achieve

  • BBC Breakfast's Bill Turnbull 'overwhelmed by the love' after revealing cancer diagnosis

    Bill Turnbull has thanked his fans for the "overwhelming" support after revealing his cancer diagnosis. On Monday, the former BBC Breakfast presenter announced that he was suffering from incurable prostate cancer. "Totally overwhelmed by the love I've had on here today, and deeply moved - to tears on occasion (well I am a bit of a softy). Thank you so much to everyone who's been in touch, it really means a lot," he tweeted. Bill Turnbull has thanked fans for their support At the start of the week, the 62-year-old revealed that he was diagnosed with prostate and bone cancer last

  • Serena Williams has opened up about having more children

    Serena Williams has spoken about the possibility of more children in her future after welcoming her first child, baby girl Alexis Olympia, in September 2017. Speaking to ET about expanding her family, she said: "I definitely want two [kids], God willing. But right now, I want tennis as well. So, I'm going to wait and see what happens. It's definitely not easy. I have this undying drive to be the best that I can be. Whether it's [being] a mum or playing tennis or doing my designing. I just want to do the best that I can." The new mum

  • Sam Faiers opens up about son Paul's terrifying trip to A&E

    Sam Faiers' popular reality show The Mummy Diaries returned for series three on Wednesday night, and it was not without drama. During the first episode, the doting mum-of-two revealed that her son Paul, two, had been rushed to A&E during a day out at the farm with his grandmother Gaynor. The 27-year-old was emotional as she recalled the experience, revealing that she wanted to "cry her eyes out" when she found out that her little boy had dislocated his elbow. Sam Faiers' son Paul was rushed to hospital with a dislocated elbow RELATED: Sam Faiers' baby Rosie meets Phil and Holly

  • Strictly's Karen and Kevin Clifton to make TV return amid split rumours – watch video

    Strictly Come Dancing professionals Karen and Kevin Clifton will be making a return to TV this weekend, amid rumours their marriage is on the rocks. On Sunday evening the couple will star in Sir Bruce: A Celebration, a BBC One tribute to the dance competition’s late host, Sir Bruce Forsyth, who passed away last August. Taking to Instagram, both Karen and Kevin shared teaser clips, announcing their upcoming TV appearance. The couple put on a united front as they spoke about the honour of being involved in the show. “Bruce meant the world to all of us. He was magic,

  • Chris Hemsworth pays tribute to wife and daughter for International Women's Day

    Chris Hemsworth has paid a beautiful tribute to his wife, Elsa Pataky, and their daughter India Rose, and his mum for International Women's Day. The Thor actor, who has recently been sharing snaps of a family camping trip in Australia, posted an album of snaps of the important women in his life, writing: "Happy international women’s day to my beautiful wife, daughter, mum and all the incredible women out there for their strength, compassion and courage to make the world a better place, and let's not forget that the women of tomorrow are being grown and nurtured among the

  • Olly Murs addresses relationship with Simon Cowell after joining The Voice UK

    Olly Murs has revealed he no longer speaks to former boss Simon Cowell since he joined The Voice UK as a judge this year. During an appearance on Thursday's Good Morning Britain, the 33-year-old - who first found fame on The X Factor in 2009 - was asked whether the rift rumours were true. "That's all paper talk. I mean, I haven't heard from Simon, I haven't spoken to him but I'm sure we're great," he explained. Olly Murs is not in touch with former boss Simon Cowell Insisting that there is no bad blood between the pair, he added: "What

  • Davina McCall pays tribute to her 'fantastic' daughters

    Davina McCall is notoriously private when it comes to her children, but made sure to include her two teenage daughters Holly, 16, and Tilly, 14, in a sweet tribute post to mark International Women's Day on Thursday, where she branded them "fantastic". Taking to her Instagram account, she wrote: "Happy International Women's Day. To all the women who inspire me every day. My two fantastic daughters...you have taught me so much. The future is yours!" Davina shares her daughters, and son Chester, 13, with her estranged husband Matthew Robertson. In the heartwarming post, the TV presenter also shared a series

  • Emma Bunton shares throwback photo with mum on International Women's Day

    Emma Bunton marked International Women's Day on Thursday by posting a sweet tribute to her mum. The 42-year-old posted a throwback photo of herself with her mum on Twitter, adding the caption: "Always my inspiration and strength, #happyinternationalwomensday mum." Fans were quick to comment on the heartfelt post, with one telling the singer: "You are always an inspiration to me!" Another asked: "Who's who?" It is not the only reference Emma made to International Women's Day on social media. The mum-of-two also posted an old photo of the Spice Girls, writing: "#happyinternationalwomensday my ladies!" Emma Bunton shared an old photo with

  • Ronan Keating pays tribute to the incredible women in his life – see the sweet photo!

    Ronan Keating has shared a heartfelt tribute to the women in his life, to mark International Women's Day. The singer posted a stunning photo montage to his Instagram page featuring nine photos of all the wonderful women in his family, including his late mother Marie, his wife Storm and his daughters. Ronan wrote: "Happy #internationalwomensdayto all the incredible women around the world. Thank you to the women in my life young and old that make the world a better place. Not enough squares to put you all in But ya know who you are. #Family#internationalwomensday #fiercewomen#Love." Photo credit: Instagram/ Ronan

  • Lorraine Kelly looks amazing in makeup-free selfie inspired by Helen MIrren

    Good on Lorraine Kelly for going bare-faced to inspire her fans! The TV presenter shared two brave before-and-after photos on her show's Twitter page, showing her makeup-free and glammed up. The star revealed how her selfies were inspired by film star Helen Mirren, who recently shared her own makeup-free snap as she prepared for the Oscars. Lorraine, 58, looks absolutely fantastic in the natural picture, her skin clear and radiant, and much younger than her age. The caption read: "Inspired by Helen Mirren, here's @reallorraine's makeup-free selfie! Send us yours." Lorraine's before-and-after makeup selfies  Lorraine's Twitter followers quickly followed suit and

  • Liam Payne jokes about trading in Cheryl for a burger amid split rumours

    Liam Payne has joked that he would be willing to trade girlfriend Cheryl in for a burger in a new social media comment. The One Direction star and his partner exchanged comments on Sam Smith's recent Instagram photo, which showed him eating at fast food chain In-N-Out burger in Los Angeles. Cheryl commented first, hailing the food as "the best", prompting Liam to cheekily reply: "I think I would probably give you away for one of those right now...!! Did I just type that out loud?" However, Cheryl didn't respond to his comment, despite Sam getting involved and saying the

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visit Birmingham - see all the pictures from their trip

  • Victoria Beckham reveals her proudest moment in new interview

    Victoria Beckham has revealed her proudest achievement in a new interview to mark International Women's Day. Speaking with advertising executive Nicola Mendelsohn in a Facebook Live chat from her Dover Street fashion store, Victoria revealed that while her business is close to her heart, her family has made her the most proud. The mum-of-four said: "My babies. I love my business and I'm proud of my business and I cannot believe it's going to be ten years this September, but as a mum, I would definitely say that my kids make me proud and my husband." Victoria Beckham with Nicola Mendelsohn Victoria

  • Paddy McGuinness praises his 'strong and supportive' wife Christine after marital troubles

    Paddy McGuinness and his wife Christine appear to be getting their relationship back on track after recent marital troubles. The Take Me Out presenter paid tribute to his partner in a post to mark International Women's Day on Thursday, in which he shared a collage of images of the model. "To all the ladies out there and my amazing, strong, supportive wife! A fantastic mother to our 3 wonderful children, we're all blessed for having you in our lives. Thank you for everything @MrsCMcGuinness #internationalwomensday2018," Paddy tweeted. Paddy McGuinness praised his wife Christine in a Twitter post The tweet comes as Paddy

  • Holly Willoughby pays tribute to her mother and sister – see her sweet throwback photo!

    TV star Holly Willoughby has paid tribute to two strong women in her life, her mother Linda and her older sister Kelly. Sharing a throwback photo of her family to celebrate International Women's Day, the popular presenter wrote: "Happy International Women’s Day to these two power house women in my life... my mother and my sister... love you both! 💕." The photo is just adorable, showing Holly as a cute baby and Kelly as a little girl wearing a matching hat to her beautiful mum. Holly as a baby with her older sister and mum Fans of the This Morning host

  • Meghan Markle jokes she shouts Prince Harry's name all day during Birmingham visit

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle joked that she shouts at him all day as they met crowds in Birmingham on Thursday. The couple, who were visiting the city on International Women's Day, hinted wedding pressure may be rising as they prepare for their nuptials on 19 May. Susanne Raybould, from South Wales, who chatted to the couple, explained: "I said to Harry 'my son-in-law is Harry, my grandson is Harry, my father is Harry so I'm shouting Harry is all day'. He said 'and Meghan is'. Meghan said 'I am shouting it all day'." Prince Harry and Meghan Markle joked with

  • Rochelle Humes has a VERY novel way of applying beauty products!

    It seems Rochelle Humes really loves the HiGlow range of products she’s developed with Superdrug. She just can’t leave them alone – even when travelling in a taxi! The mum-of-two shared a hilarious snap on her Instagram Stories of her rocking an on-trend gold sheet mask while nipping about in-between errands. First of all, the Saturdays singer posted a picture of her holding the mask still in its sachet, along with the caption 'Is it rude to face mask in a taxi?' and a 'Yes/ No' vote option so fans could tell her their thoughts. And it appears the votes were

  • Piers Morgan has shared some 'bad news' for Good Morning Britain viewers

    Piers Morgan has revealed that he has signed a new two-year deal to continue presenting Good Morning Britain. The outspoken journalist shared the "bad news" on Twitter on Thursday, and admitted that there is one person in particular who may suffer as a result - his co-host Susanna Reid. "BREAKING: Bad news for Britain, even worse news for @susannareid100... I just signed a new deal to stay on @GMB for 2 more years. #TheFoghornStays," he tweeted, alongside a photo of himself holding a foghorn while Susanna appears to rest her head on the GMB desk in despair. Piers Morgan has signed

  • Susanna Reid responds to Ben Shephard's attempt to set her up with Olly Murs

    Ben Shephard attempted to play matchmaker on the Good Morning Britain sofa on Thursday, as he hinted that Olly Murs could be a good match for his co-host Susanna Reid. However, Susanna has since taken to Twitter to respond to reports that sparks were flying between herself and the Troublemaker singer, writing: "Just two singles in the same studio... nothing to see here..." Susanna appeared embarrassed as conversation turned to Olly's love life during their live interview, with her fellow presenter Ben saying: "He's a very busy man, Olly. So busy in fact that he's single…Susanna Reid?" The brunette beauty

  • Dame Shirley Bassey assures fans she's alive and well after another singer announced she'd died

    Dame Shirley Bassey has been forced to release a statement assuring fans that she is alive and well after another singer announced she had passed away. Musician Mike D'Abo left fans devastated after announcing that the legendary musician had died during a performance at St David's Hall, Cardiff on Wednesday, with many taking to social media to express their shock at the news. But reps for the star have now confirmed that Shirley, 81, is "alive and kicking". A post on her official Facebook page said: "Official confirmation received that Dame Shirley Bassey is alive and well - contrary to

  • Meet the inspirational winners of HELLO!'s inaugural Star Mum Awards

    HELLO! magazine hosted its first live HELLO! Star Mum awards on Thursday at London’s Dorchester Hotel, aptly held on International Women’s Day. The event was attended by over 80 famous faces and inspirational women and six awards were presented, recognising a diverse range of women - famous and not - who have given so selflessly to their families and society - mothers who really are superheroes. HELLO! Editor-in-Chief Rosie Nixon, who hosted the awards alongside broadcaster and presenter Kate Silverton said: “There was barely a dry-eye in the room, as we heard the extraordinary stories of these incredible mothers, from

  • Prince Harry makes special trip to racecourse he visited with mom Princess Diana in 1994

    Prince Harry has marked a new beginning for a motor racing course that holds a special place in his heart. The royal visited Silverstone Circuit on Wednesday, March 7 to help kick off the official start of construction on a new educational center. The 33-year-old is a patron of the legendary British race track and has made several trips there in the past. One of his most memorable visits was in 1994, when he was only 9-years-old and accompanied by his later mother Princess Diana. Then, the pair was on hand to present the trophy at the Grand Prix. Scroll down for videoCLICK FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM

  • Crown Princess Mette-Marit shares most important thing she can do as a mother

    Move over Queen Elsa, the snow didn’t bother Norway’s Crown Princess Mette-Marit as she braved New York’s Nor’easter on Wednesday, March 7. Crown Prince Haakon’s wife made the journey to the states to mark International Women’s Day in Manhattan and to present this year’s Norwegian "Female Entrepreneur of the Year" Award to winner Grete Sønsteby at WeWork Bryant Park. The 44-year-old royal, who is a mom to Marius Borg Høiby, Princess Ingrid Alexandra and Prince Sverre Magnus, spoke to HELLO! and our sister magazine HOLA! at the Nordic Innovation House event about discussing important social issues with her children.

  • Queen Elizabeth earns unbelievable sum of money racing her horses

    It’s no secret that Queen Elizabeth rules more than the United Kingdom. The 91-year-old royal is also queen of the race track, receiving her first horse riding lesson at three-years-old and holding more than 30 years of race experience under her hat. She certainly has a lot to show for it too, claiming 452 race wins out of a total of 2,834 races with her horses. According to newly released data from British racing site MyRacing.com, this makes her winning percentage just shy of 16%, which is a decent average. Even more respectable, is that the site uncovered the Queen has earned over nine