• Things to do in London and the UK this week

  • Gary Barlow compares troubled Ant McPartlin to Robbie Williams

    Gary Barlow has publicly shown his support for Ant McPartlin following his decision to check himself into rehab after being charged with drink-driving. Gary, 47, also drew comparisons between Ant and his Take That bandmate Robbie Williams, who has spoken openly about his own mental health battles. Appearing in the latest Dan Wootton Interview podcast, Gary said: "I don't really know what happened. It's the same as Rob, everyone just wants the best for him." Referring to the three car collision involving Ant, Gary added: "It could have been a lot worse. Thank god no one got seriously hurt.

  • Prince Philip forced to pull out of public event after falling ill

    Prince Philip was forced to pull out of a public engagement this week after falling ill, it has been reported. The 96-year-old royal rarely makes public appearances since retiring from official duties last year. But he had been expected to attend a ceremony at Windsor Castle on Monday to formally hand over his role as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards to his son, Prince Andrew. Unfortunately, Philip was unable to attend as he was feeling "unwell", and instead the Queen carried out the ceremony on her own, passing the honour to her second son. According to the Mail, there

  • Good Morning Britain stars show royal invite – are they heading to the wedding?

    Good Morning Britain presenter Ben Shephard sparked speculation he has been invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding after proudly showing off a royal invitation on Instagram on Friday. However, at closer glance all wasn't as it seemed, as the presenter had clearly mocked up his own version of the invitation. Although Ben's invite had a similar design, the font was noticeably different and it didn't appear to have been printed on the same high quality card that Harry and Meghan have used for their invitations. It had also been scrawled on by his co-stars Kate Garraway and Charlotte

  • Liam Payne delays trip to celebrate baby Bear's first birthday

    Liam Payne reportedly pushed back a trip to Japan so that he could celebrate his son Bear's first birthday on Thursday. The One Direction band member was spotted at Tokyo airport on Friday morning, meaning that he would have been able to spend most of the day with his little boy before catching a flight in the evening. Liam, 24, paid a sweet tribute to Bear on Instagram to celebrate the landmark birthday, writing: "Can't believe my little man is one today, where does the time go. Happy birthday son you're my world." Cheryl also thanked fans for their birthday

  • Example explains how miscarriages affect men too

    Example has opened up about his experiences of miscarriage, saying it's something that can have a real effect on men too. The Kickstarts singer spoke about the issue during an interview with Lorraine Kelly on Friday, as he touched upon his wife Erin McNaught's miscarriage in 2016. "It's that age old, almost old fashioned, ideal that men should be tougher and not show their emotions. It's the same thing that leads us down the path with male depression, which leads to male suicide," he said. "Out of all my friendship group I was the first one to have kids. I

  • Giovanna Fletcher brought to tears by cruel online trolls

    Giovanna Fletcher was visibly upset as she took to Instagram Stories on Thursday evening to share her recent experiences with online trolls. The 33-year-old star, who is pregnant with her third child, spoke candidly on camera as she revealed she had been subjected to cruel comments about her appearance, and even her pregnancy weight. Posting a series of clips online, Giovanna told her fans: "I was about to sit down and make a quick video for tomorrow for YouTube and then I read some comments online on a video that Tom put up. Originally saying stuff about me -

  • Myleene Klass hits back at haters over naked photoshoot

    Myleene Klass iis looking better than ever ahead of her 40th birthday next month. But the former Hear'Say star still managed to shock fans when she posed naked for the launch of her fitness DVD, for which she received some criticism. In an act of defiance, Myleene has now vowed that she will continue posting naked photos. "People try to tell me all day long, 'I don't like your hair', 'Why have you got your [explicit] out," she told The Sun. "I'm like, 'Sorry, your opinions do not pay my mortgage, therefore they are null and void'." Myleene Klass is

  • Piers Morgan taking break from Good Morning Britain – find out his replacement

    Piers Morgan is reportedly taking a break from hosting duties on Good Morning Britain while the show moves to a new studio. The show will be moving studios so that the London Studios, where it is currently held, can have some much need renovations. Previously speaking about moving studios, he said: "We got into the world's worst lift someone said to me, 'Are you sad to be leaving the ITV Studios?' And I said I'm about as sad as I am when I'm leaving the dental chair after having a root canal." Piers is taking a break Susanna Reid confirmed that

  • Victoria Beckham's daughter Harper makes her a sweet morning treat

    Victoria Beckham received a special treat from her daughter Harper on Thursday morning – a freshly-brewed coffee served alongside a handwritten note. The Spice Girls star couldn't resist sharing a sweet snap of her morning surprise on Instagram Stories, adding the caption: "Kisses from Harper." Harper had placed a mug of black coffee on their dining table with a note propped up alongside it, which read: "Dear mummy, I hope you like my cofe I made you. Lots of love best ever girl Harper." [sic]. The six-year-old added a drawing of a heart and cup of coffee to complete the

  • Beyonce wows in killer vamp lipstick: get her gothic look

    Beyonce has just given us a bold beauty look for spring and we're in awe. The singer posted snaps on her Instagram page showcasing the most amazing vamp lips in a deep burgundy tone with the pics getting nearly two million likes in a day. That's impressive. Beyonce's lip shade is too gorgeous for words; the star carried off the gothic shade effortlessly with flawless skin and barely-there eye makeup – just a hint of bronze shadow and a touch of mascara. Her fans couldn't help noticing her resemblance to fellow singer JLo in the pictures. One follower commented

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official commemorative wedding china is now on sale

    The official commemorative wedding china for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is now on sale! The gorgeous collection, which is cornflower blue with white detailing, including a golden monogram with the couple's initials tied together with a white ribbon, and is surmounted by Harry's coronet. The border is also inspired by the wedding venue, and is based on the tree ironwork on the door of St George's Chapel, where the pair will tie the knot on 19 May. The couple will have approved the beautiful fine bone china, which includes a miniature coffee mug, a standard

  • Michael Barrymore to make his TV comeback

    Michael Barrymore is returning to TV. The 65-year-old presenter will appear on ITV for the first time since being axed by the channel 16 years ago following the tragic death of Stuart Lubbock, whose body was found in the swimming pool of his Essex home in 2001. Michael will make his comeback over Easter, appearing in a documentary about his former colleague and friend, the late Larry Grayson. The one-off show – titled Larry Grayson: Shut That Door - will see Michael join other TV stars as they reflect on Larry's life and career, including Michael's time performing as

  • Prince Harry's friend Dean Stott smashes cycling world record

    Prince Harry's friend Dean Stott has smashed the Guinness World Record for the fastest time to cycle the length of South America, completing the feat in just 48 days and 54 minutes. Dean, who was raising money for the royal mental health campaign Heads Together, faced brutal conditions and gruelling terrain, cycling from Argentina to Colombia. Dean, a former UK special forces soldier, shaved an impressive ten days off the former solo record, which stood at 58 days, 3 hrs and 45 mins and was accomplished in 2009. His next challenge will be to cycle the Pan American Highway in

  • Sarah Ferguson 'proud' of Prince Andrew's latest royal achievement

    Sarah Ferguson has shared her pride over ex-husband Prince Andrew's new appointment. The Duke of York was made Colonel of the Grenadier Guards at a special ceremony, attended by the Queen, at Windsor Castle on Monday. Sarah, 58, took to her Instagram page to share a picture of the royal with the accompanying caption: "So proud of the new Colonel of The Grenadier Guards @hrhthedukeofyork." Unfortunately, Prince Philip - who had been Colonel of the Grenadier Guards since 1975 – was unable to attend as he was feeling "unwell". Sarah Ferguson has paid homage to her ex-husband Prince Andrew The Duchess

  • Royal butler reveals how the Queen drinks her tea – and settles tea or milk first debate

    The Queen's royal butler has revealed how Her Majesty likes her tea – and settled the debate over whether you should pour milk or tea first when making a brew. Grant Harrold shared an insight into the monarch's tea drinking habits in a new BBC Three comedy show Miss Holland, as he spoke about British etiquette. The decision to pour milk or tea first is said to be related to class, as opposed to the cream or jam first debate for scones, which typically differs by region. Grant said that since the 18th century, the "proper" way of brewing tea

  • Sarah Ferguson shares never-before-seen photo of baby Princess Eugenie on her 28th birthday

    Sarah, Duchess of York has posted the most adorable throwback photo of her younger daughter Princess Eugenie, in honour of the bride-to-be's 28th birthday. The never-before-seen snap showed a young Eugenie giggling, her blue eyes sparkling at the camera. "Happy Birthday Eugie," Sarah captioned the Instagram post. Her accompanying message on the photo read: "Ooh. The joy you bring to all our lives… Thank you and happy birthday my darling Eugie Boogie." Earlier that morning, Sarah had also posted a photo of a painting of an elephant holding a bunch of balloons. "Happy birthday my Eugie," she wrote. The doting

  • Raymond Blanc's spring pea risotto recipe

    WWF's Earth Hour 2018 takes place on Saturday 24 March, with millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights to show they care about the future of the planet. To tie in with the campaign, a number of celebrity chefs have created new, sustainable recipes in a bid to encourage people to consider the ingredients and dishes they are cooking. Among them is Raymond Blanc OBE, who shared his recipe for this delicious spring pea risotto, which is taken from his latest book, Kew on a Plate. See the full recipe below: Serves 4 –6 Preparation time: 10

  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry take on Belfast: see all the photos

  • Binky Felstead takes daughter India on her first ever holiday

    Binky Felstead has ticked off another big milestone with her daughter, by taking India on her first ever holiday. The 27-year-old and her baby girl have travelled to the French ski resort of Méribel with her sister Anna-Louise and a group of friends to celebrate the birthday of her Made in Chelsea co-star Ollie Locke. The doting mum has been sharing photos from their trip on Instagram, including a glimpse of the nine-month-old clutching her passport before boarding their flight. "Someone about to board her first ever flight!!!!! Time to hit the mountains for even better snow #firstholiday," Binky captioned

  • Kate Bosworth swears by this £10 oil to get her ridiculously clear skin

    Who doesn't want to know the secret behind Kate Bosworth's immaculate skin? The 35-year-old has been rocking the red carpet since the nineties with that picture-perfect complexion - and it surely can't just be good genes (can it?!). Happily, the actress has finally revealed the product behind her super-clear skin: evening primrose oil. During a beauty session with makeup artist Lisa Eldridge, the star shared all about her favourite supplement. "For me, this is an incredible lifesaver when it comes to minimising blemishes and breakouts, particularly around hormonal times,' she said in a video on Lisa's Instagram Story. Kate is

  • Pink's six-year-old daughter gives her first ever makeup tutorial and it's adorable

    This might just be our favourite Instagram clip of ALL TIME. Pink's six-year-old daughter Willow has given her first ever makeup tutorial and it's too cute for words. The singer shared the clip with her followers and it's already got a 1.4million views. In the video we see Willow sitting at her dressing table with a mirror and sparkly vanity case. The little girl proceeds to test an array of products, and not in all the right places - we're talking blue eyeshadow under her eyes, lipstick on the chin, bronzer everywhere. It's hilarious! Pink captioned the clip: "My

  • What does Kate Middleton do during maternity leave?

    The Duchess of Cambridge has just started her maternity leave, having carried out her final engagement in London on Thursday. But Kate, who is due to give birth to her third child in April, won't be putting her feet up this time around. The doting mum will have her hands full with Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two, and will want to spend as much time with them as possible before her family of four becomes five. Kate, 36, will be carrying on with her motherly duties, doing the school run – picking up and dropping off George at

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding invitation printer shares secrets

    It's set to be the biggest wedding of the year, so it's hardly surprising that Lottie Small "squealed a little bit" when she was tasked with producing 600 invitations for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day. The 24-year-old, a former intern for Royal Warrant-holding firm Barnard & Westwood, has since opened up about the top secret job, revealing that the hardest bit was keeping it a secret from her own mother. "The worst thing is keeping it from Mum," she told The Daily Telegraph. "With anything else, she'd be the first person I would call and she'd share

  • Holly Willoughby has the 'perfect' gift for son Chester – see what it is

    Holly Willoughby's son Chester is a big fan of dinosaurs, judging by a gift she showcased on Instagram. The This Morning presenter took to social media to share a photo of a personalised mug she had received from pottery brand Emma Bridgewater, telling her followers: "It's just perfect." The special gift was a white mug painted with colourful dinosaur motifs and Chester's name in red. It is from the brand's dinosaur collection, with prices starting at £14.95 for a small mug, plus an additional £1 for each letter painted on. She could also treat Chester to the rest of the

  • Carla Bruni sends message of support to husband during formal investigation

    Carla Bruni has Instagrammed a photo of her husband, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, to show her support while he faces a formal investigation for illicit election campaign financing and misappropriating Libyan public funds. Nicolas denies the allegations, and Carla has publicly shown her support by sharing a snap of him smiling with their daughter, writing: "I'm proud of you my love. You are righteous, clear and strong. I'm proud of your dignity against all odds and of how you always stand straight no matter how low the strikes can be." Carla's followers were quick to send her messages

  • Ant and Dec dropped by Suzuki following drink-driving charge

    Suzuki has withdrawn its endorsement deal with Ant and Dec, following Ant McPartlin's horrific road collision last week. Ant was charged with drink-driving, which has resulted in the car company dropping its advertising campaign, reported to be worth £20million, on the presenters' Saturday Night Takeaway show. Suzuki GB Plc said in a statement: "Suzuki are withdrawing their advertising campaign with Ant & Dec. No further material featuring the duo will be aired and Suzuki's endorsement deal with the pair has come to an end." It continued: "We agree with ITV and Ant & Dec that it was the correct decision

  • Corrie's Hayley Tamaddon reveals Strictly dream and her ideal partner is Kevin Clifton

    Coronation Street star Hayley Tamaddon has revealed she wants to be partnered up with Kevin Clifton - should she ever appear on Strictly Come Dancing. The 41-year-old, who is famous for playing Andrea Beckett in the ITV soap, confessed that she wants to appear on the dancing show before she "gets too old". She told The Express: "I would love to, before I get any older, go on Strictly. I would love to be partnered with Kevin Clifton because he’s amazing." Hayley Tamaddon wants to dance with Kevin Clifton on Strictly Although Strictly producers are yet to ask, Hayley will no

  • Relive the moment Prince George was introduced to the world

    The moment had finally arrived. The global press had been camped out in the streets adjacent to the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in Paddington for weeks in anticipation. Royal watchers had been waiting to meet the royal baby ever since news broke that the Duchess of Cambridge was expecting. Finally, the doors swung open, and the air thundered with woops, cheers and applause as Kate and Prince William stepped out to introduce Prince George to the world for the first time. Thousands of flashbulbs popped as the media captured images that would be shown on TV screens around

  • Bored of 'Let It Go' from Frozen? The musical releases two new singles for Broadway version

    Do you have a youngster that has listened, watched and sung along to Disney's Frozen more times than you can possibly count? Well, they're about to have two whole new songs to sing! The Broadway version of the smash hit film has finally opened, and two brand new songs written for the musical have been released. The new tunes have also been written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, who penned the original songs for the film. Anna and Elsa both have new songs The first song, True Love, is sang by Princess Anna, and has been described by Kristen as

  • Meghan Markle reveals she's ready for babies with Prince Harry

    Meghan Markle revealed her desire to start a family with Prince Harry as she visited Belfast, Northern Ireland on Friday. The former actress was speaking to a husband-and-wife team who own Shnuggle, a company that makes innovative baby products. As she inspected a changing mat, a Moses basket and a baby bath that allows the baby to sit up, Meghan said: "I am sure at one point we will need the whole thing. It's very sweet." Sinead Murphy, who founded the company with her husband Adam, later said: "With an upcoming marriage it's likely there is going to be an

  • A new Benefit foundation is coming: here's everything we know so far about the secret launch

    Benefit Cosmetics are known for their pulling-out-all-the-stops product launches, so the beauty world went a little crazy on Thursday when a spoiler was posted on Instagram of the brand's latest launch - a new foundation called Hello Happy. Cute! The photograph was posted to beauty account @trendmood1, which is known for releasing information about brand-new beauty launches before anyone else - so fans were quick to get excited about Benefit's product update. From what we can tell, the name suggests the new foundation will be an extension of the brand's current Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow foundation.  Benefit's new foundation was

  • Royal fashion: Your favorite members of royalty rock the cape trend

    Want to dress like a true royal? Choose the most regal of coats – the cape! From more casual daywear looks to dramatic floor-sweeping creations worn with gowns, see how members of royalty from Princess Charlene to Queens Maxima and Letizia have worn capes to spectacular

  • Royal style: Princess Eugenie of York's best looks

    Sarah, Duchess of York's daughter Princess Eugenie was ready to be a stunning bride for her royal wedding in 2018, but her royal style credentials have been long in the making! See the British royals best fashion