• Strictly Come Dancing bosses make another big announcement ahead of the show's return

    Strictly Come Dancing is set to return to the BBC for its 2018 series in September, and the show's bosses have made another announcement regarding the next set of hopefuls. After calls by many - including former contestant Robert Rinder - for the show to break traditional format and feature same-sex couples, Strictly representatives have finally confirmed they will in fact stick to usual practice. "Strictly has chosen the traditional format of mixed-sex couples and at the moment we have no plans to introduce same-sex couples," a spokesperson told The Telegraph. Rob Rinder has called for same-sex Strictly couples in the past Earlier this

  • Ant McPartlin makes rare public appearance as he stops to pose with a fan

    Ant McPartlin has been keeping a low profile of late and isn't often pictured out in public – but the much-loved presenter couldn't resist stopping to take a snap with a fan on Friday while out and about in Wimbledon. The happy selfie was shared by a fan account for Ant and Dec on Twitter, showing Ant happily smiling into the camera whilst holding his phone to his ear. The Saturday Night Takeaway star's fans, of course, were delighted to see a new picture of him looking relaxed and well. Image: Twitter @allantanddec "Great to see Ant out and about. Love him. He

  • Mark Wright posts very rare romantic tribute to wife Michelle Keegan – as celebrity pals joke 'she exists!'

    Mark Wright took to Instagram on Sunday night to send an adorable message to his wife of three years Michelle Keegan. The sweet photograph of the pair sees them walking hand-in-hand, and written over the top is the message: "Whenever, whatever, wherever… I've got you." The picture appeared on his Instagram Story as well has his account's main page, where he captioned it again: "Whenever, whatever, wherever," this time with a hands-up emoji. But since the star is known to be incredibly private when it comes to his relationship, some of his followers were shocked at his post –

  • Peter Andre and wife Emily take romantic holiday in Cyprus - and their villa is amazing!

    Peter Andre and his wife Emily MacDonagh have returned to his native Cyprus for a summer holiday, and they're travelling in style! The Mysterious Girl singer and his family are staying in a luxurious £600 a night villa, complete with its own hot tub, swimming pool and private chef. Giving a tour of their holiday accommodation on Instagram, Peter urged his fans to travel to Cyprus and see all the country has to offer. "Check this villa out guys. Being Cypriot, I didn't know this existed. The service they offer is second to none," he wrote. "Optional in villa chef,

  • Demi Lovato makes emotional statement following recent hospitalisation

    Demi Lovato has broken her silence after being rushed into hospital in July following a suspected drug overdose – thanking fans for their support and vowing that she will "keep fighting". The statement, which she posted to her Instagram account, read: "I have always been transparent about my journey with addiction. What I've learned is that this illness is not something that disappears or fades with time. It is something I must continue to overcome and have not done yet. Demi was rushed to hospital in July "I want to thank God for keeping me alive and well. To my fans,

  • See the sweet way Amanda Holden paid tribute to her late grandmother

    Amanda Holden has travelled down to Cornwall to spend time with her family following the death of her grandmother Ethel. The Britain's Got Talent star paid tribute to her grandmother, who passed away at the end of July, by enlisting a band to perform in her memory during a family meal over the weekend. The mum-of-two posed alongside local male vocal band Fisherman's Friends following their performance in Port Isaac. "Me and @fishyfriendsofficial #PortIsaac. Thank you for the tribute for Ethel #Cornish #family," she captioned the photo. Amanda Holden paid tribute to her late grandmother in Cornwall Although the reason for her

  • What to do in Charleston: the best things to do in the South Carolina city

    It’s the spot Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds chose to get married in and is said to be experiencing something of a tourist boom – one look at Charleston, in South Carolina, and it’s easy to see why. Its world-famous charm is now being joined by boutique hotels, cool bars, must-visit restaurants and much more. Here’s some of the best places you can visit when in the city. What to see in Charleston Step back in time with a visit to Drayton Hall, one of the oldest plantation houses in the US, or meander along The Battery, marvelling at the

  • Revealed! The £3 hair product Rihanna loves

    With her love of experimentation and her ability to set trends as often as she changes outfits, Rihanna is a true modern beauty icon. And if, like us, you regularly lust over the singer's incredible glossy hair, then we've got good news. Her hairstylist has revealed the top products he uses on the singer to keep her natural hair healthy and shining, and one of them is available at Boots for a mere £3. Yusef Williams told Refinery29: "Rihanna is natural — we always make her hair soft and pretty. Underneath the wigs and weaves, we are big on

  • Love Island's Jack Fincham reveals friendship with Danny Dyer

    Jack Fincham has revealed that he is getting on like a house on fire with his new girlfriend Dani Dyer's dad, Danny, and that the pair have been texting while the EastEnders actor is on holiday in Orlando. Speaking about Dani's dad on Love Island: The Reunion, Jack said: "Yeah I've been texting him, he told me he likes me!" Jack and Dani grew incredibly close in the two months that they spend on Love Island, and Jack revealed the couple's plan to move in together and eventually get married, telling presenter Caroline Flack: "Listen, we'll get married, but

  • Inside Royal Lodge Windsor: See where Princess Eugenie's wedding reception may be held

  • Gary Barlow 'shaken up' after earthquake in Indonesia

    Gary Barlow has reassured fans that he and his family are safe after being caught up in a massive earthquake that hit the Indonesian islands of Lombok and Bali on Sunday, where he is currently holidaying. Taking to Twitter, the Take That band member wrote: "Thank you for your concern – we're all fine - a bit shaken up." He later added: "Thank you Bali for a peaceful and meaningful break. Such a shame it all came to an abrupt end. Praying for the beautiful people of this region who’ve been affected by the Earthquake." The 7.0 magnitude earthquake

  • What to do in the Algarve: the most luxurious things to do in the Portuguese region

    Holly Willoughby and Victoria Beckham are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to celebrities who love holidaying in the Algarve. And from the sandy white beaches, dolphin-spotting potential and picturesque whitewashed villages, it’s easy to see why holidaymakers flock to Portugal’s southernmost region. Here’s how you can holiday like an A-lister in the Algarve. What to see in the Algarve If playing castaway is your thing, the creamy white sands of Barra Nova are just a whoosh away on Vila Monte Farm House’s boat, and the sleepy fishing villages of Tavira and Santa Luzia couldn’t be lovelier

  • Love Island's Laura Anderson sent video message from her crush Eamonn Holmes - watch it here

    After Love Island's Laura Anderson admitted that she had a crush on Eamonn Holmes during her time in the villa, the reality show contestant received the surprise of her life after the This Morning presenter sent her a video message saying hello, only to be interrupted by his wife, Ruth Langsford! Speaking about her revelation that she 'fancies' the presenter on Love Island: The Reunion on Sunday night, Laura explained: "I feel like this has blown up massively. I just really love him, I think he's such a cool guy. He was on one of my friend's flight and

  • TV series documenting Prince Charles and Princess Diana's feud has been dropped

    The first series of Feud, which chronicled the tumultuous relationship between Joan Crawford and Bette Davis, was a smash hit with viewers and critics alike. Despite its positive reviews, the planned second season, which would have focused on the end of Prince Charles and Princess Diana's marriage, has been dropped by US network FX. Speaking about the decision to shelve the much-anticipated project, which was titled Feud: Buckingham Palace, FX Chief Executive Officer John Landgraf told Entertainment Weekly that the show is "not moving forward at the moment" as "ultimately, we couldn't get the material to the place we

  • See inside Alex Jones' Cotswolds cottage retreat with husband Charlie and in-laws

    Alex Jones has spent the weekend in a beautiful country cottage in the Cotswolds with her husband Charlie Thomson, his parents, and her son Teddy. The One Show host and her family paid a visit to Countryfile Live in the grounds of nearby Blenheim Palace before retreating to their cottage, which had its own private garden and barbecue - ideal for enjoying the summer weather. Sharing a series of photos from the cottage on Instagram, Alex wrote: "Thanks for having us @bruern_cottages. A lovely final weekend with the parents in law. #countryfilelive and then a bit of R&R in the

  • Celebrity Birthdays 6 - 12 August: Princess Beatrice, Dani Dyer and more

    This week is a big week for celebrity birthdays, with a number of famous faces marking milestone ages! Princess Beatrice and reality star Spencer Matthews are both turning 30 this week, and Kylie Jenner will celebrate her 21st birthday on Thursday. We hope these stars – and you if you're celebrating - have a very happy birthday! 6 August: Spencer Matthews turns 30 Happy Birthday to Spencer Matthews, who turns 30 today! The former Made in Chelsea star has a lot to celebrate this year - he is expecting his first child with his DJ and model wife, Vogue Williams. The happy

  • The food group that helps Elle Macpherson stay fit and fabulous in her 50s

    When you've made a living thanks to being nicknamed "the body", it goes without saying that you're probably going to prioritise keeping healthy and lean as you get older. And Elle Macpherson has done just that, with incredible results – the 54-year-old looks just as amazing now as she did in her 90s heyday. And now, she's spilled the beans on the one food group which she believes has done wonders not just for her figure, but for keeping her energy levels up too. The iconic supermodel looks fab at 54 Writing in her Get The Gloss column, the wellness entrepreneur

  • Gordon Ramsay mourns tragic death

    Gordon Ramsay took to social media on Monday to pay his respects following the sad news that his friend and former mentor, celebrity chef Joël Robuchon had passed away at the age of 73 following a battle with cancer. The father-of-four posted a photo of the pair together on Instagram, and wrote: "We've lost The God Father of Michelin, the most decorated chef in the world. He kept us all on our toes! Even when we were sleeping! Merci chef, God bless." Throughout his career, Joël was awarded 32 Michelin stars, and was named as one of France's best

  • Celebrity daily edit: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attend a friend's wedding - video

    In today's Daily Edit we are delighted to see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the wedding of their friend Charlie van Straubenzee and filmmaker Daisy Jenks. We hear what Sarah Ferguson has to say about Princess Eugenie's up-coming nuptials... Plus we find out which of Meghan's outfits you have voted as your favourite... All this and more in HELLO!'s daily update - available every day from 5pm. Join us each day to make sure you're up to date with all the news about your favourite celebrities and royals. Scroll down for video WATCH VIDEO BELOW Loading the player...

  • Is this the next time we'll see Kate Middleton this summer?

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been enjoying the summer off with their children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis away from the public eye. And while Prince William will be back on royal duties on Wednesday, visiting Amiens city in France, his wife Kate, who is on maternity leave, is not expected to return to work until the autumn. However, there is the possibility that royal fans will catch a glimpse of Kate later this summer. Members of the royal family usually travel to Scotland to visit the Queen and Prince Philip at Balmoral, and the Cambridges

  • Vogue Williams reveals Spencer Matthews calls her 'bear cub' after growing facial hair

    Pregnant Vogue Williams has revealed the cheeky new nickname she's been given by husband Spencer Matthews. Looking stunning as ever on her HELLO! photoshoot, the newlywed explained that Spencer had playfully dubbed her 'bear cub' ever since she started experiencing a common side-effect of pregnancy - facial hair growth. The 32-year-old Irish model told HELLO! that it took her a moment to twig exactly what was behind the new name. "Spencer started calling me bear cub recently and I was like 'why is he calling me that?'" she said. "Then I realised: oh my God, it's because of my fluffy face!" Vogue - who

  • Princess Eugenie reveals she got in trouble with the royal family after doing this

    Princess Eugenie is one of the few members of the royal family to have their own Instagram account, and in doing so, it means that she is able to share never-before-seen photos of her life with her followers. These range from throwback photos of her and Princess Beatrice as children to images of causes she is passionate about, however, one recent post landed her in a spot of trouble with the royal family! The 28-year-old had paid tribute to her dad, Prince Andrew, on his first Trooping the Colour as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards in June, and shared

  • Zara and Mike Tindall put on very affectionate display at festival

    Zara and Mike Tindall were simply adorable as they spent the day together at the Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park on Sunday. The sweet couple, who welcomed their second daughter, Lena, in late June, were snapped playfully giving each other a squeeze on the bum before holding hands and sharing a sweet kiss. Zara looked happy to be out on a date with her husband, and dressed down in khaki shorts and a navy polo shirt, while Mike was also casually dressed in blue shorts and a white polo shirt. The pair put on an affectionate display The couple

  • Darcey Bussell addresses feud with Shirley Ballas

    Ahead of the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing, Darcey Bussell has opened up about her relationship with her fellow judge, Shirley Ballas, following reports that the pair do not get along with one another. Chatting to the Daily Telegraph, the retired ballerina said: "Of course I get on with Shirley. She's hysterical, she's got a great sense of humour, and I totally respect her amazing amount of knowledge. She's great to be with." After the interviewer suggested that it was only ever women who are in the centre of feud stories, Darcey said: "Funny that. I don't know

  • The best cooling facial sprays that will keep you refreshed in the heatwave

    Keeping your cool during a blistering heat wave is extremely hard, particularly if you are stuck at your desk with no air conditioning. Apart from sitting in front of a fan, it's difficult to keep refreshed. However, there are ways to smarten up your skincare – and we recommend a facial spray. There are lots of different types of cooling mists on the market right now, with many properties that will give your face a refreshing revamp and stop you from overheating instantly. Packed with incredible ingredients, once you have one in your skincare routine, we guarantee you won't

  • 7 best music festivals in London

    Offering all the fun of a festival with the promise that you can return home to your own bed at the end of the day, it's no wonder city festivals are on the rise. And these festivals in London feature some of the world's biggest artists and entertainment just a tube ride away. See our round up of the best festivals in London - while some have already passed this summer, these are the ones to look out for in 2019. South West Four Clapham Common, 25-26 August 2018 Hop on the Northern Line and head down to Clapham Common this August

  • Enjoy a family visit to Disneyland Paris' Marvel Summer of Super Heroes

    It's been 25 years since Disneyland Paris opened its doors, and it remains the most-visited theme park in Europe. It's easy to see why. The power of 'Disney magic' was never more apparent than when we surprised our six year old son Zachary with a trip to the park this summer. Given that he is a BIG superhero fan, the Marvel Summer of Super Heroes was too good an opportunity to pass up, and so we headed to Disneyland Paris for a two night, three day stay – with our six-week-old daughter in tow. We stayed at the Disneyland

  • Lady Louise Windsor makes rare public appearance with mum Sophie Wessex

    Lady Louise Windsor has been seen more and more in the public eye over the past year, and delighted royal fans this week by making not one, but two appearances with her mum the Countess of Wessex. On Monday, the 14-year-old had fun mixing with children close to her age when she accompanied Sophie on a yacht with a group of young girls working towards earning their qualification on an entry-level course of the Royal Yachting Association. Sophie – who is patron of UK Sail Training – looked thrilled that her daughter was able to join her, and the

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were separated on her birthday – find out why

    Meghan Markle's 37th birthday last weekend was a day to remember. Not only was it the Duchess' first birthday as a member of the royal family, but she also happened to be attending the wedding of Prince Harry's childhood friend, Charlie van Straubenzee, in Surrey. Harry and Meghan were pictured arriving at the church separately, and were only seen together after the ceremony, when they were reunited and held hands tightly. Many royal watchers were left speculating as to why they hadn't been together all day. And now we know! Because Harry was acting as best man on the day, he was

  • Great British Bake Off 2018 – Everything you need to know

    The return of the hugely popular show The Great British Bake Off is just around the corner, and if you're anything like us, you won't be able to wait to get back into the baking tent with 12 brand new contestants all hoping to be crowned the winner of the show and receive that special glass plate. Ahead of its return to Channel 4, find out everything you need to know about GBBO… What is Bake Off about? For anyone who has decided to tune into the Great British Bake Off for the very first time, the competition sees 12 brilliant amateur

  • Here’s how you can have afternoon tea with the Queen

    If you’ve always dreamed of enjoying a cuppa with the Queen but still haven’t received an invitation, then here’s your reason to start planning a trip to London. Unfortunately, not quite to Buckingham Palace, but if you head to Madame Tussauds, you can have the ultimate royal experience - afternoon tea with none other than Queen Elizabeth herself. Although your royal guest may only be a waxwork, it does mean that you don’t need to swot up on whether to stick your pinky finger out and how to pronounce ‘scone’ beforehand. The waxwork looks so realistic, you can definitely get

  • Video: Prince William and Kate Middleton's guide to parenting

    Though they are senior members of the royal family, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very modern parents, raising their three children as privately as possible. The pair broke with tradition almost instantly after the birth of Prince George by not hiring a nanny; instead new grandmother Carole Middleton was on hand to help them adjust to parenthood at the Middleton family home in Bucklebury. The royal couple also do the school run themselves when not on official engagements and Kate can often be seen running around with her children, like when they watched Prince William play polo

  • 5 of the most luxurious spa hotels in the world

    There’s never a wrong time to indulge in a little bit of spa time, but rather than keep that relaxing time to a weekend break, why not let yourself go fully with a week or two of pure R and R in one of the world’s most decadent spa hotels? Book yourself into one of these for the ultimate in luxurious pampering. Mondrian Doha, Qatar The hotel: Gold mosaic walls, soaring columns and a 24-carat gold lift lend Mondrian Doha a seriously theatrical feel. Head-turning for all the right reasons, this Qatari gem draws an unapologetically ritzy crowd, while Rise, the

  • Princess Eugenie's nickname for mum Sarah Ferguson revealed

    Princess Eugenie is close to both her parents, and has an excellent relationship with her sister Princess Beatrice too. The royal bride-to-be and her older sister recently gave a revealing interview about their family life in the September issue of Vogue, where Beatrice disclosed that she calls her sister "Euge" for short, but that isn’t the only nickname used among the York family! Eugenie, and presumably Beatrice too, call their mum, Sarah, Duchess of York, "Mumsie" for short. This was revealed earlier in the year, when Sarah congratulated Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank on their engagement in an exclusive letter

  • Love Island winner Dani Dyer reunites with her famous family

    Dani Dyer's family have been on holiday in Orlando since she won Love Island, but on Monday they returned to the UK – and she was very happy to be reunited with them once again! The aspiring actress took to Instagram Stories to share a photo of her with her 11-year-old sister Sunnie. "My baby," she captioned the photo. In another post, Dani shared an adorable video of her brother Artie, five, in which she asked him where she had been and if he had missed her. "Yes but I have never been to Love Island before," he replied.

  • Loose Women's Kaye Adams reveals devastating family death

    Loose Women panellist Kaye Adams took to Twitter over the weekend to reveal the sad news that her mum Cathie had passed away. The 55-year-old used the social media platform to thank the NHS for their support and care while her mum was in hospital, writing: "We are forever indebted to the wonderful staff of Ward A22 @NHSForthValley who cared for our mum Cathie before she passed away on July 29th. They gave us comfort at a time of desolation and, for that, we are grateful." Kaye's followers were quick to send their condolences following the sad news. One

  • Rod Stewart's son Aiden steals the show with his dance moves during rare appearance at concert

    Rod Stewart was an incredibly proud dad during his recent concert in Nashville, USA, when his seven-year-old son Aiden joined him on stage. The little boy captured the hearts of the live audience as he showcased his floss dance moves before spontaneously break dancing in front of hundreds of fans. Aiden's mum Penny Lancaster shared footage of her son's big moment on her Instagram account. "Flossing in Nashville @sirrodstewart," she captioned the post. Fans were just as impressed as the audience with Aiden's moves. "This just made my day," one wrote, while another said: "That was so cute!" A

  • Exclusive! Tamara Beckwith's daughter Anouska gives birth to her first child - find out the sweet name

    A big congratulations to Tamara Beckwith's daughter Anouska on the birth of her first baby! Chatting exclusively to HELLO!, proud grandmother Tamara said: "Anouska had her beautiful baby girl yesterday afternoon.. all is wonderful and both are doing exceptionally well." The baby was born on 5 August and is photographer Anouska's first child with her partner Luke McSwiney. "Luke says he was in awe of Anouska’s strength & bravery," Tamara revealed. "They have named her Luna Mae McSwiney." Tamara Beckwith's daughter Anouska has given birth to a baby girl! MORE: Princess Eugenie's nickname for mum Sarah Ferguson revealed Tamara will be