• Celebrity birthdays 1 May: Joanna Lumley, Jamie Dornan and Lady Sarah Chatto

    A warm happy birthday to everyone who is celebrating today (1 May). Here at HELLO!, we are taking a look at some of the famous faces who will be toasting their birthdays with their loved ones. From a member of the British royal family, to a Hollywood actor and a legendary TV star, see who are celebrating today: Joanna Lumley turns 72 Happy birthday to this British icon! Joanna, who acted as this year's BAFTAs host, will be turning 72. The legendary actress has won three BAFTAs for her work in BBC comedy Absolutely Fabulous. She also received a special award

  • Coronation Street confirms Aidan Connor's shocking exit storyline

    Coronation Street has confirmed that Aidan Connor, played by actor Shayne Ward, will take his own life in scenes that will air this month. It was revealed earlier this year that the character would be leaving Weatherfield – but the details of his exit storyline had been kept under wraps, until now. Episodes set to air next week will see Johnny Connor discover the body of his son at his flat in Victoria Street, after Aidan failed to turn up for work. As the news of Aidan's suicide spreads, his heartbroken friends and family will be left trying to

  • Strictly Come Dancing's Craig Revel Horwood to have major surgery this week

    Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood will have his second hip replacement this week, a spokesperson for the star has confirmed to The Mirror. Craig, who memorably had his first hip replaced in 2013, was reportedly in a lot of pain during the 2017 edition of the show - but postponed the operation as he didn't want to miss any of the Saturday night series. Having just returned from the Strictly-themed P&O cruise last week, it's thought that Craig is having the operation at a quieter time in his work schedule.  Craig will be having another hip replacement this

  • Princess Eugenie makes exciting announcement ahead of royal wedding

    With five months to go until her big day, Princess Eugenie is in the middle of planning her wedding to Jack Brooksbank. But she now also has another very important project to focus on. The 28-year-old, who works as an associate director at art gallery Hauser & Wirth, has announced a new patronage in keeping with her love of the art world. Taking to Instagram this week, Eugenie wrote: "Very happy to announce that I am now Royal Patron of the Tate Young Patrons. This institution does remarkable work for the arts and I'm very proud to begin working

  • This is why you'll be able to watch the royal wedding ANYWHERE in the UK

    The BBC will be offering a very special opportunity to local communities in the UK on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding day - allowing a one-off dispensation so that members of the public can come together and take part in the 19 May celebrations. The unique dispensation allows those celebrating the royal wedding through special events - such as parties in town halls, community centres and streets across Britain - to screen the event live without needing to purchase a licence. The rule will also apply to shops and events such as agricultural shows. Harry and Meghan will marry on

  • Aww! Prince Harry's cutest photos with babies

  • Which royal couple have just moved in next-door to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle?

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have a new set of royal neighbours! The Sun has reported that Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, who will also marry this year, have moved into the Kensington Palace cottage adjacent to Harry and his fiancée. It is thought that the 28-year-old Princess and Jack, 31, moved into their new home the very same day the Duchess of Cambridge went into labour with new baby Prince Louis - so it was a busy day for the royal family!  Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank have moved to Kensington Palace Eugenie and Jack are now living at the three-bedroom

  • Revealed: The one modern-day royal wedding that was called off

    Britain is gripped by royal wedding fever ahead of Prince Harry's marriage to Meghan Markle on 19 May. The happy couple are set to get their fairytale ending when they tie the knot later this month – but not every royal romance has a happy ending. In fact, in April 2010, Sweden was rocked by the news that Princess Madeleine had called off her engagement to then-fiancé Jonas Bergstrom, amid allegations he had been unfaithful. The scandal made headlines around the world; it was the first time in recent history than any royal wedding had been cancelled, and Jonas'

  • Michelle Keegan reveals she is 'too scared' to get plastic surgery

    Michelle Keegan's stunning looks have lead to her regularly being declared one of the most beautiful women in the UK. However, they've also invited a lot of speculation as to how the former Coronation Street star always looks so perfect – she is regularly asked during interviews whether she has ever gone under the knife. But the 30-year-old insists she's never gone anywhere near the surgeon's table because she's "too scared", although she does find the speculation flattering. "I like the fact people point out they think I've had a nose job," she told told the Sunday Express S magazine. "They

  • Sorry, Your Majesty! You can now own a coin with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's faces on it

    The Royal Mint revealed on Tuesday a new coin design that will commemorate the next momentous occasion for the royal family - the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle! Available on The Royal Mint website from 1 May, the design has been created by Jody Clark - the Royal Mint’s coin design team member who created the current effigy of Her Majesty the Queen in 2015. This is the latest royal figure Jody has depicted in his designs. Following the announcement of their engagement, The Royal Mint was granted a private sitting with Prince Harry and Meghan at

  • Victoria Beckham says this meal is 'life changing'

    Victoria Beckham introduced something different to her healthy diet on Monday – and she said it was "life changing". The fashion designer shared a photo of her lunch with her followers on Instagram Stories, revealing she was tucking into tequila and lime cooked jumbo prawns. Posting a snap of a pot of prawns served with a wedge of lime and some herbs, Victoria wrote: "Life changing prawns!!! Cooked in tequila!!!" Victoria later gave fans a glimpse at her hearty dinner too, telling fans: "Daddy cooked dinner!" The meal, cooked by her husband David, appeared to be a pasta bake topped

  • The one food you should eat to push back the menopause

    We're always hearing the benefits of one so-called superfood or the other – from avocados' ability to improve your skin to kale's cancer-fighting properties. However, if one of your health wishes is to ward off the menopause for as long as possible, then scientists have found the one food you should be tucking into every day. A study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, which followed more than 14,000 women in the UK for over four years, found that those who enjoyed a daily serving of oily fish such as salmon, mackerel or sardines typically experienced the

  • The Queen's very generous wedding gift to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle revealed

    What do you give the couple that has everything? Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have asked for charitable donations instead of wedding gifts, but it's thought Harry's grandmother the Queen will present the newlyweds with a very generous present. Her Majesty is expected to give the couple their very own stately home, just as she did with Prince William and Kate when they married in 2011. The Queen bestowed Anmer Hall – one of her most luxurious houses on her Sandringham Estate in Norfolk – to William and Kate in 2013, two years after their wedding when it was finally

  • Children recreate Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's date and it is the cutest thing ever

    Two pupils from Flakefleet Primary School in Lancashire have recreated a perfect date for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – by going on a trip to Blackpool! Wearing face masks of the engaged couple, who are due to be married on 19 May, the two youngsters skipped on the beach together, played in the arcades, went shopping for handbags and even went dancing at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom! Speaking about filming the adorable video to HELLO!, Flakefleet's headteacher, Dave McPartlin, said: "Brodie and Betsie loved the filming, they were so excited and had great fun with me and one

  • Are we getting a new Stunna lip colour in the Fenty Beauty line?

    Rihanna launched Fenty Beauty in September 2017, and safe to say, it caused an unprecedented frenzy amongst beauty junkies and fans of the R&B singer. The Stunna lip paint was released in November, and finally proved that red can be for everyone. If you’re a fan of the ultra-wearable (yet ultra glam) lip product, then you may need to sit down for this news: a brand new lipstick shade is on its way. Makeup artist Amrita Mehta puts Stunna lip paint on lips AND eyes Well, hopefully. A video was dropped on the Fenty Beauty Instagram page featuring a flat lay of

  • Scarlett Moffatt jets out to Vietnam just days after return from Florida

    It's a good week for Scarlett Moffatt! The I'm a Celebrity star has jetted off to Vietnam, just days after her return from Florida, where she spent a week on holiday with her best friend. The 28-year-old touched down in Southeast Asia on Monday, and wasted no time exploring the area near to her hotel, and sampling the local cuisine. Sharing a video of a restaurant menu on Instagram, which included local delicacies such as pig's stomach, Scarlett joked: "Think I ate these in the jungle. I'm having flashbacks!" She later shared a photo of some beautiful pink blossom trees,

  • WATCH: 13 Reasons Why season two trailer is finally here

    Netflix's breakout hit 13 Reasons Why has finally released the premiere date and the first trailer for the second season of the immensely popular show. Season one takes place following the death of Hannah Baker, a troubled student who took her own life, and retells her final months in a series of flashbacks told through tapes Hannah left for several of her classmates, each of whom she partly blames for contributing to her depression. Clay will return in season two According to Netflix, the second season will continue examining the aftermath of Hannah's death, and will look at the start of

  • Romeo Beckham looks completely grown up in new picture

    Romeo Beckham is starting to look all grown up! The 15-year-old middle son of David and Victoria Beckham recently shared several snaps of himself playing tennis, and his fans and followers were quick to comment on the teenager's apparent growth spurt. In the first snap, Romeo is holding a new tennis racket, and he captioned the post: "Thank you so so much @asicstennis @wilsontennis!" One fan wrote: "What a handsome young man," while another added: "You look so tall!" He also shared a snap of his new tennis bag as well as an album of photos of himself playing

  • The internet thinks Charlotte Hawkins looks just like Marilyn Monroe in her first headshot

    Last week, a number of celebs including Reese Witherspoon, Will Smith and Ben Stiller shared their early headshots under the hashtag #oldheadshotday. And yesterday the Good Morning Britain team decided to get in on the fun too, revealing some pics of themselves dug out from the ITV archives. And presenter Charlotte Hawkins stole the show, with her colleagues and viewers immediately declaring that the 42-year-old resembled Marilyn Monroe in her younger days. The black-and-white image showed a young Charlotte with platinum blonde locks cut in a similar style to the iconic 1950s star, and sporting a full pout. This early

  • Jeremy Paxman on marrying into the royal family: 'I don't think you want to become a princess if you can avoid it'

    Jeremy Paxman has spoken candidly about the difficulties that come with marrying into the British royal family on the ITV documentary, The Royal Wives of Windsor. The first part of the two-part show, which aired on Monday, looked at royal brides including Diana, Princess of Wales, Kate Middleton and Camilla Parker-Bowles ahead of Prince Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle. Speaking about the realities of becoming a royal through marriage, Jeremy said: "Every girl dreams of being a princess and actually I don't think you want to become a princess if you can avoid it." The documentary looked at royal weddings In the documentary,

  • The £42 facial oil behind Duchess Kate's radiant after-birth complexion

    The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to her third child – Prince Louis - on 23 April and the world watched as she took to the steps of the Lindo Wing in a red Jenny Packham dress to introduce the new royal baby to the world with husband Prince William by her side. But beauty addicts everywhere were astounded at how the mother-of-three's glowing skin just hours after giving birth. What's her secret? It goes without saying that the beautiful duchess has a team of professionals on hand to help, including her hairdresser Amanda Cook and trusted stylist Natasha Archer, but could

  • Jenna Coleman surprises fans with baby bump photo

    Fans did a double take after Jenna Coleman shared a photo of her growing baby bump on Instagram, surprising her thousands of followers. The actress, who is dating her Victoria co-star Tom Hughes, quickly explained that the bump was a prosthetic one, and that she was wearing it for her new role in BBC drama, The Cry. Uploading the photo from the set in Glasgow, Jenna, who celebrated her 32nd birthday last week, wrote: "Spot of Birth on the Birthday #birthonbirthday #setlife #thecry Thank you for all the lovely messages." Despite her caption, Jenna managed to fool some fans, as

  • Does Susanna Reid have a secret boyfriend?

    Susanna Reidhas hinted that she is in a secret relationship after being teased by her Good Morning Britain co-presenter, Piers Morgan The pair were discussing Gabby Allen and Marcel Somerville, a reality show couple who met on Love Island and recently split, when Piers joked: "Who would have thought that a bunch of stupid dimwits on a Love Island, where they're trying to have sex with each other all day long with multiple partners, who would have thought that they wouldn't have long, lasting relationships?" He then asked Susanna: "Why don't you do it? Well you love it, you'll

  • Where to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding

    You may not have managed to bag an invite to the royal wedding, but you can still join in the celebrations on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day, as a number of luxurious bars, restaurants and hotels are hosting special events to honour the occasion on 19 May. Here are a few of our favourites… The Royal Wedding Party at One Marylebone: The Grade I listed church One Marylebone is a lavish alternative to Windsor Castle on the royal wedding day, and is set to be an official recreation of the couple's big day, split into two parts - the

  • Ferne McCann reveals real reason she's fallen out with Sam Faiers

    Ferne McCann has shed some light on her strained friendship with fellow reality TV star, Sam Faiers. The pair famously fell out last year, but Ferne has just revealed the cause of their rift – their rival TV shows about pregnancy and motherhood. She started filming First Time Mum when she was pregnant with daughter Sunday, who she welcomed in November 2017. Sam, star of The Mummy Diaries, gave birth to her daughter, Rosie, nine days later. "We fell out because I went ahead and filmed for this show," Ferne told Star magazine. "After the year I've had, I haven't

  • Cancer survivor Victoria Derbyshire talks writing goodbye letters to her young sons

    Victoria Derbyshire has opened up about the terrifying prospect of writing goodbye letters to her two sons, Oliver and Joe, ahead of her mastectomy. The presenter, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015 and received the all clear in 2017, admitted that the letters were the only way she could sleep the night before her operation. Speaking on Loose Women, she said: "It was life-saving surgery. I had a fear about the anaesthetic, rather than getting rid of a breast. That was fine, it had cancer in there, get rid of it. I just worried, what if I

  • Inside the £8,000 a year gym where Prince Harry is getting fit for the royal wedding

    Prince Harry has reportedly been on a health kick ahead of the royal wedding, and as well as focusing on clean eating, the 33-year-old has been spotted paying regular visits to KX Gym in Chelsea, where membership costs £8,000 a year. The exclusive gym offers Harry a private place to work out, and counts Pippa Middleton and Eddie Redmayne among its other high profile members. And it's easy to see why they pay the extravagant membership fee to attend; amenities include both personal training and bespoke packages, designed to help clients to achieve their goals. There are also a number

  • Serena Williams just gave the best wedding advice to her friend Meghan Markle

    There's no better person to give wedding advice than Serena Williams. After all, it's been just over five months since she tied the knot to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. The tennis champion has revealed her top tips for her good friend Meghan Markle, who is set to marry Prince Harry in three weeks, saying: "I just think it's so important to [be fully present and] enjoy the moment." Speaking to Good Morning America, the new mum added: "And eat the cake! I didn't get to eat mine at the wedding, because we were just having so much fun!" When quizzed

  • Brand new beauty products launching in May

  • Who Wants to Be a Millionaire reboot to have new twists

    Who Wants to Be a Millionaire will return to ITV on Saturday 4 May, but will be a little different from the game format we know and love. Not only is Jeremy Clarkson the new presenter, replacing Chris Tarrant, the contestant will know have a fourth lifeline as well as 'Ask the Audience', 'Phone a Friend' and '50:50' – 'Ask the Host'. In the new show, the contestant will be able to ask Jeremy if he knows the answer to the question, adding the pressure since he will also have no way of knowing the answers to the questions

  • Lorraine Kelly reveals why she downsized from lavish Dundee mansion

    Lorraine Kelly has opened up about her decision to sell her Dundee home and downsize to a smaller property. The ITV's Lorraine presenter sold her seven-bedroom mansion for £845,000 in April, and has reportedly relocated to Buckinghamshire with husband Steve Smith so that she can be closer to London for work. "My husband and I have recently moved to a much smaller house as there's only the two of us now," Lorraine told Wayfair, for the launch of their new summer campaign. "Besides making sure the house truly feels like home, my main priority is getting the garden in shape for

  • See the adorable never-before-seen picture of the Queen casually posing with Zara Phillips on her wedding day

    A never-before-seen picture of the Queen and her granddaughter Zara Phillips from her wedding day in 2011 has just surfaced and it is one of the most adorable pictures of the duo we have ever seen. The snap, which currently stands in the reception of Holyroodhouse and was spotted by royal fan Elaine Duff, shows the monarch and bride smiling broadly at the wedding reception. In the rare picture, the proud grandmother of the bride can be seen in her pink blush dress coat and feathered hat, while carrying her signature handbag and matching white gloves. Zara, meanwhile, looks stunning

  • 12 books you won't be able to put down this spring

  • Before her royal wedding, this is how you can see Meghan Markle act one last time

    Fans of Meghan Markle have yet another reason to celebrate just days before the royal wedding takes place on May 19. A 2013 film featuring the 36-year-old budding royal is set for a DVD release on May 7 in the UK, but is already available to purchase in the US. Random Encounters, which also stars Michael Rady and Sean Young is dubbed a “roller-coaster ride that proves finding your Prince Charming can be a right royal pain.” Meghan plays the sassy best friend, delivering most of the movie's one-liners. HELLO! caught up with the film’s director Boris Undorf, who opened up about working with

  • Royals with personalized gear: Our favorite one-of-a-kind pieces

    Everyone loves a customized present – even the royals! Check out members of royalty who have personalized sports team souvenirs, cellphone cases, tote bags and

  • Royal style: The best-dressed royalty of April 2018

    A photo gallery of best-dressed royals including Queen Letizia of Spain, Kate Middleton, Charlotte Casiraghi and