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  • Royal wedding secrets galore and all the photos in HELLO!'s special collectors' edition: on sale now

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  • Take a look inside the incredible Love Island Villa

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  • Gemma Atkinson reveals the moment she fell for Strictly boyfriend Gorka Marquez

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  • Why Prince William's Father's Day will be extra special this year

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  • Why Meghan Markle's signature will have to change now that she's a royal

    The Duchess of Sussex will have to follow certain rules now that she's a member of the royal family – including changing her signature. Before her marriage to Prince Harry, the former actress would always use her maiden name, 'Meghan Markle', when giving her autograph to fans and when signing guest books as a royal-to-be. In April, three weeks before her wedding, she signed a note following an Anzac Day dawn service, using both her first name and surname. However, Meghan will simply have to use her first name now that she's a Duchess. Her sister-in-law Kate used to sign

  • Lucy Mecklenburgh shocks fans with snap of her 2 stone weight loss from Celebrity Island

    Lucy Mecklenburgh has shocked fans by sharing a photo of herself and boyfriend Ryan Thomas after they completed Celebrity Island in 2017. The former TOWIE star marked the anniversary of them finishing the ITV survival show by showing off her two-stone weight loss, and admitting they had pushed their "bodies & minds to the absolute limit". The photo showed Lucy standing in a bikini next to her boyfriend in a bathroom, with their arms wrapped around each other. The pair both looked noticeably slimmer, with Lucy's tiny waist and ribs on display. Lucy Mecklenburgh revealed she lost 2 stone after competing

  • Ethan Hawke didn't like working with Robin Williams – find out why

    Ethan Hawke opened up about working with Robin Williams on Dead Poet's Society, and revealed that he struggled when the late comedian joked around on set. Chatting on The Graham Norton Show, Ethan explained: "Robin was incredibly funny, relaxed and inventive and improvised constantly. The more the crew laughed the more he performed. But I really wanted to be a serious actor and had read Stanislavski. I wanted to be in character so didn't laugh at him. The funnier he was, the more steam came out of my ears." Ethan opened up about working with Robin However, the actor revealed that

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  • Aidan Turner reveals who he upset after shirtless Poldark scene

    Aidan Turner has opened up about his famous shirtless scene in Poldark, admitting that he fell out with the Scything Association after he didn't think the proper way looked impressive enough! Chatting on the Graham Norton Show, the Ross Poldark actor explaining: "The chairman of the Scything Association came to give me lessons but I didn't think the proper way to do it looked very impressive so I just went for it. He tried to give me notes but I didn't take any notice and he left in a bit of a huff." Aidan opened up about his shirtless scenes

  • Liam Payne talks baby Bear's first birthday party

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  • Prince Harry set to become best man for childhood friend Charlie van Straubenzee

    With royal wedding fever well and truly behind us, Prince Harry is now looking forward to his next important role - acting as best man for childhood friend Charlie van Straubenzee this summer. According to a new report in the Evening Standard, the 33-year-old newlywed will step up as best man when his long-time friend marries filmmaker Daisy Jenks in Surrey in August. The royal has been friends with Charlie ever since they attended Ludgrove Prep School in Berkshire as children. Prince Harry will reportedly act as best man for childhood friend Charlie van Straubenzee It's believed that Charlie, 30,

  • Eamonn Holmes reveals worry about visiting Buckingham Palace

    Eamonn Holmes shared a snap of himself on the way to collect his OBE at Buckingham Palace while accompanied by his wife and co-presenter on This Morning, Ruth Langsford. The pair looked lovely for the special day, with Eamonn dressed in a blue waistcoast and tie while Ruth wore a dress in a matching pale blue. The presenter, who is being honoured for his services to broadcasting, captioned the photo: "Wish me luck. #OBE Day. Let's hope it doesn't rain on my Parade." Ruth also shared a snap, and wrote: "Off to the Palace! SO proud of my husband

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  • The Middle East's rising star: 5 reasons you should be booking a break in Bahrain

    When it comes to the go-to options for a sunshine break in the Middle East, flashy Dubai dominates. But now, nearby Bahrain – an archipelago of 33 islands in the Arabian Gulf – is vying for the title of the hottest spot to holiday in the Middle East. Why? Well, with bucketloads of charm, 5000 years of history, beaches, luxury resorts and a hot, desert climate, there’s plenty to entice visitors looking for a desert destination offering something a little bit different. Geri Halliwell, Lewis Hamilton and Shakira are fans, while the late King of Pop Michael Jackson lived in

  • Dale Winton's cause of death has been revealed by close friend Gloria Hunniford

    Gloria Hunniford has opened up about Dale Winton's death, and said she was "upset" to hear that there was speculation that he had taken his own life. Speaking on Loose Women, the television and radio presenter said: "It's really upset me in the intervening times, so many people say to me, 'It's so sad that he killed himself'. He never would have done that. What actually happened, he had his assistant in the house and she said they had a coffee and a chat and he said to her he's not feeling great." Dale passed away in April She continued: "He

  • Kate Middleton to return to London after Prince George and Princess Charlotte's school holiday

    The Duchess of Cambridge is expected to return to London this weekend with her young children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis as their half-term break comes to an end. Kate was spotted in Norfolk last week and is believed to have spent the children's week-long holiday at their country home, Anmer Hall. But the family will be heading back to London soon; George goes back to Thomas's Battersea school on Monday, while Charlotte's term at Willcocks Nursery School also resumes that day. Kate and her eldest children George, four, and Charlotte, three, enjoyed a day out at the

  • Eamonn Holmes asks the Queen for an interview - see her cheeky reply

    When Eamonn Holmes visited Buckingham Palace to collect his OBE for broadcasting services on Friday morning, there was only one thing on his mind – securing an interview with the Queen. And even though the charming This Morning presenter gave it his all, it seems the monarch wasn't interested in granting Eamonn his longtime wish. Speaking at Buckingham Palace after collecting his honour, the presenter, who was accompanied by wife Ruth Langsford on the big day, said his request was laughed off by Her Majesty. "She talked about breakfast television and asked me how long I had been doing it and

  • Ten years after dramatic custody battle, Sharon Stone celebrates son's 18th birthday

    Sharon Stone has paid a lovely tribute to her son Roan to mark his 18th birthday on Friday. The milestone celebration comes a decade after the Hollywood actress was locked in a dramatic custody battle over her child. In September 2008, Sharon lost her appeal to gain primary custody of the youngster, whom she shares with former husband Phil Bronstein. At the time, court papers revealed that Sharon wanted to put Botox in Roan's feet to stop them from smelling. The judge said: "Unfortunately, the problem caused by Mother's overreactions is painfully real for this child... Moreover, because it

  • Dream Destination: Sri Lanka

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  • Greg James says yes to girlfriend Bella's marriage proposal!

    Greg James has had a hugely busy week after it was revealed that he is taking over from Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 show, but the radio DJ made a second announcement – that he is engaged to his girlfriend, Bella! Sharing a snap of the pair cuddling together on Instagram, he wrote: "Oh while we're doing announcements, here's something else... I'm having the time of my life and enjoying my work more than ever. I feel really content and it’s nice to have my [stuff] together before I undertake a huge new work challenge. One of the main reasons

  • Take a digital detox at Tri Lanka, a Sri Lankan sanctuary

    Sri Lanka has rapidly become one of 2018’s it-destinations. With miles of pristine beaches, impossibly scenic tea fields, supreme cuisine and elephant-filled national parks – it’s not hard to see why. My first (but definitely not last) trip involved a three-day safari and surfing on the south coast, and ended with a short but sweet stay at Tri, an intimate eco hotel set high up on a hilltop on the banks of the breathtakingly beautiful lake Koggola. After a 10-minute drive up a craggy road alongside the rice paddy fields and local villages, we were met with the view of

  • Gary Barlow shares shirtless photo of Jason Donovan on 50th birthday

    Gary Barlow wished his good friend Jason Donovan a happy 50th birthday in the best way – with a shirtless snap! The Take That band member shared a photo of himself with the iconic performer spending time together on Twitter, and wrote: "Happy 50th Birthday @JDonOfficial we LoVE you #thedon #50." He also shared of snap of himself with the singer on Instagram, writing: "Let's all say an enormous Happy 50th Birthday to this legend @jdonofficial love this man so much. He's always the life a soul of every gathering. He's not only a great friend but an amazing

  • Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding security cost revealed - and it's not the £30million rumoured

    The security costs for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding at Windsor Castle has been revealed. Ahead of the 19 May nuptials, it was widely rumoured that estimated cost was £30million. Police commissioner Anthony Stansfeld has since stated that the end bill is "between £2m and £4m". The police and crime commissioner told the BBC that he plans to apply for "special funding" from the Home Office to cover the whole cost of policing the royal wedding. Prince Harry and Meghan married in Windsor on 19 May Approximately 100,000 spectators descended to Windsor on the big day, in what was one

  • Vogue Williams and her growing baby bump enjoy day out with Kate Middleton's brother James

    Vogue Williams showed off her gorgeous pregnancy glow as she enjoyed a day out at the Epsom races with her fiancé Spencer Matthews and the Duchess of Cambridge's brother, James Middleton. The model, who is expecting her first child with Spencer, looked ultra-glamorous for Ladies' Day, dressing her baby bump in a bright fuchsia maxi gown and accessorising with a metallic clutch. She topped off her look with a dramatic gold headpiece that crowned her head. "I do love my outfit today!" Vogue wrote on Instagram, before revealing: "@paulcostelloeofficial designed this beautiful dress to accommodate the new bump!!! @lkmillinery designed

  • All of the unexpected items in the Queen's home

    The Queen often gives a look behind closed doors at her royal residences when she hosts private audiences and events, and beyond the luxurious furnishings and décor there are some unique and unexpected items on display, from rare family photos to budget homeware buys that seem at odds with the rest of the palace. Here are just a few things you may spot… Rare family photos: Just like any doting mother and grandparent, the Queen has numerous family photos on display in her residences. Among them are never-before-seen snaps of the royals, including a photo of newlyweds the Duke and Duchess

  • Ayda Field says her daughter and Simon Cowell's son are like an 'old married couple'

    Ayda Field has opened up about her daughter Teddy's budding friendship with Simon Cowell's son Eric, claiming that the twosome are like an "old married couple". Appearing on Friday's Loose Women, the 39-year-old revealed that the kids really hit it off when she interviewed the X Factor mogul in Los Angeles. "He [Simon] is a great guy, Eric is so cute, I mean they're so cute together it's like big me and little me," she told the panel. "There's definitely a future for Eric." Simon Cowell with son Eric Ayda and her husband Robbie Williams, split their time between LA and

  • What is George Clooney's net worth and how does he make his money?

    George Clooney has long been a household name in Hollywood. The 57-year-old actor is one of the most successful in Tinseltown, with three Golden Globe awards and two Academy Awards under his belt. The actor-turned-director, who has twins with his human rights lawyer wife Amal, is estimated to be worth £375million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Read on to see how the man from Kentucky made his money… How did George make his money? The actor's colossal wealth is all thanks to his film and TV projects. George moved to LA to pursue the bright lights of Hollywood in his teenage

  • Unseen Majorca: where to stay and play on the sun-soaked Balearic island

    It would be easy to dismiss Majorca as just another beach holiday destination, having never visited before. The largest island in the Balearics, it's often known to Brits as an easy short-haul spot, with time best-spent on a sun lounger (though there's nothing wrong with that, of course). But, there's plenty more to this Mediterranean mecca than presumptions might allow - the capital city of Palma, for example, easily surpasses expectations with the majestic Santa Maria cathedral overlooking a cascade of sandy buildings - while pretty Port de Sóller, on the west coast of the island, is almost retreat-like

  • The 10 best-dressed royals of May 2018: Video

    There’s nothing we love more than royal fashion! Of course we keep track of every great look with our top royal style of the month photo gallery, but we’ve also narrowed down May’s red carpet royalty to the 10 best-dressed of the month. This month there were so many great fashion moments from which to choose, thanks to such glamorous events as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding and Prince Frederik of Denmark’s 50th birthday gala in Cophenhagen. Take a look below to watch our edit of the best-dressed royals of May 2018. Can't get enough royalty and