• Katie Piper helps daughter reach 'amazing' milestone after Strictly rehearsals

    She may be busy with Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals, but Katie Piper showed that family always comes first in a sweet Instagram post on Thursday. The mum-of-two revealed she was spending some quality time with her daughter Belle before bedtime, helping the four-year-old to learn how to read. The 34-year-old posted a snap of herself and Belle holding hands while looking at her new book, called Little Monkey. "B is learning to read and came home from school with a new book. Time for bedtime story, so amazing seeing her moving on to the next stage in her childhood," Katie

  • Strictly's Susannah Constantine cosies up to 'her love' Anton Du Beke

    Anton Du Beke and Susannah Constantine will be hitting the Strictly Come Dancing dance floor for the second time on Saturday night. But ahead of the show, the pair have shared a glamourous picture of themselves together on their Instagram accounts. Taking part in It Takes Two, the stars cosied up together for a cute snap in which Susannah described Anton as her "love," while the professional dancer wrote: "Had a great time on It Takes Two with @susannahconstantine. Thank you for having us @zoetheball. Always a pleasure x." Susannah Constantine posted this glamorous snap of herself with Anton Du

  • Faye Tozer reveals the surprising secret to her Strictly success

    Faye Tozer has revealed the one thing she thinks will help her chances of success in Strictly Come Dancing - and it's not what you might expect! The Steps singer, who was joint top of the leader board in the first week, said pole dancing has become a key part of her fitness routine after she first learned the skill for a role in a play in 2006. According to The Mirror, Faye said: "I learned to pole dance for the play Saucy Jack And The Space Vixens in 2006 and I loved it." The 42-year-old used her skills again

  • Postman Pat and Rosie and Jim creator John Cunliffe dies aged 85

    John Cunliffe, the creator of children's TV show Postman Pat and the writer of Rosie and Jim, has passed away at the age of 85, it has been confirmed. On Thursday, a representative for the author announced he died at home after a short illness. A notice of his death was published in the Ilkley Gazette and read: "John Cunliffe left his Ilkley home in a deluge of rain on 20 September, never to return. Even the skies wept for John, the gifted creator of Postman Pat, Rosie and Jim, and author of many earlier published collections of poetry

  • See the sweet way Ayda Field celebrated baby Coco's arrival

    Robbie Williams' wife Ayda Field proudly introduced her closest friends to her newborn baby daughter Coco on Thursday. The mum-of-three hosted a celebratory baby shower in Los Angeles, attended by friends including TV presenter and Simon Cowell's former girlfriend Terri Seymour. Terri couldn't resist sharing some photos from the event on her Instagram afterwards, including a snap of herself and Ayda, who looked stylish in a pink dress, smiling together. A second photo showed the large group of friends gathered around Ayda, who was cradling her tiny baby girl in her arms. In keeping with Ayda's wishes to keep her

  • Holly Willoughby just wore a brand that every royal woman loves

    Holly Willoughby looked as stunning as always on Thursday evening as she shared her latest ‘outfit of the day’ with her 4 million Instagram followers, ahead of her appearance on Celebrity Juice. Whist the mother-of-three tends to opt for high street gems on This Morning, for the late night comedy show she instead loves to rock an abundance of designer labels, so we weren't surprised to see her in a stunning floral creation by Erdem. Her floral dress was made in a body-conscious cut, had cap sleeves and was finished with the brand’s signature floral detail. Holly's dress retails

  • Dr Ranj explains why there are tears during Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals

    With the first Strictly Come Dancing elimination nearly upon us, it's hardly surprising that the cast of this year's series are pulling out all the stops. Speaking to HELLO! at the Childline charity ball on Thursday, Dr Ranj joked that there's almost been tears in rehearsals as he and dance partner Janette Manrara prepare to take on the Salsa. "[There's] almost been tears," the This Morning medic teased. "Almost. Most of it is just sweat in my eyes to be honest. Some of these routines get quite physical, we have lifts in this routine so it actually takes quite

  • New movies to see in October: The best films out this month

    Planning a trip to the cinema? We've rounded up this October's new film releases so you're on top of the latest films out now; from the big blockbusters to the family fun films you can share with your kids too, the rom-coms to the latest films everyone is talking about, we've listed them all. So grab your popcorn and your pick n mix and settle in for the new movies coming to a cinema near you this month. Venom – out October 2 This movie centres on the SpiderMan spinoff character Venom, with Tom Hardy starring as Eddie Brock, who

  • Ariana Grande reflects on difficult month in emotional Twitter posts

    Ariana Grande opened up about the tough time she is experiencing in a series of emotional tweets on Thursday. The God is a Woman singer took to the social networking side to ask for "one okay day" in the wake of her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller’s death. "Can I pls just have one okay day. Just one. Pls," she wrote, adding: "I'm so tired pls." The messages sparked an outpouring of love and support from fans, many of whom were concerned about Ariana’s wellbeing. "Thank you for loving me so much, I do not deserve it," Ariana told them. Ariana Grande said she's had

  • A Star Is Born: An immensely watchable, epic love story for the ages

    'Maybe it's time to let the old ways die.' sings director Bradley Cooper's washed up alcoholic country crooner Jackson Maine in this brilliantly watchable remake of the 1937 classic. Cooper stars alongside Lady Gaga, who dazzles as his protege Ally, a talented singer songwriter working as a waitress during the day and singing french classics in a drag bar at night. The story centres around Jackson and Ally, who fall in love after a chance encounter and must fight to stay together after Ally rockets to superstardom. The pair are undeniably electric as these two tragically flawed characters trying desperately to

  • Victoria and David Beckham enjoy romantic date night with £1,390 wine

    Victoria and David Beckham enjoyed a romantic date night in Paris on Thursday night. The couple indulged in some authentic French cuisine, including escargot, alongside a bottle of the finest Grands-Echezeaux red wine, which can sell for as much as £1,390 per bottle. The fashion designer shared a photo from their night out on Instagram Stories, including a close up of their drinks, writing: "Date night last night in Paris." David, meanwhile, opted to post photos of the food they had enjoyed, including some snails and a steak. Victoria and David Beckham enjoyed a £1,390 bottle of wine in Paris Neither David

  • Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden makes rare comment about bond with sister Princess Madeleine

    Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden has touched on the strong bond she shares with her younger sister Princess Madeleine, revealing that it's "awful" Madeleine lives so far from her. The mother-of-three recently relocated to Florida with her husband Chris O'Neill and their young children, meaning Madeleine and Victoria, who lives in Stockholm, have been seeing less of each other. Last week, Victoria spent five days in New York attending a United Nations Summit, but she didn't get the chance to extend her trip to Miami to see Madeleine. When asked if she would be reuniting with her sister, Victoria, 41,

  • Amanda Holden struggles to carry Kylie Minogue in hilarious snap

    Amanda Holden got more than she bargained for when she enjoyed at night out with Judge Rinder at Kylie Minogue's London gig on Thursday. After the festivities, the Britain's Got Talent judge tried to prove her strength as she attempted to lift the pop princess in her arms during a backstage meet-and-greet session. Taking to her Instagram page to share the hilarious picture, Amanda joked: "#especiallyforyou I was just checking I could lift this gorgeous one @kylieminogue in case @jdonofficial isn't available! K was absolutely incredible last night. We feel lucky lucky lucky." [sic] Amanda Holden posted this funny snap Fans

  • Lady Kitty Spencer looks like an actual movie star in the most sparkly sheer dress

    Lady Kitty Spencer turned heads on Thursday evening as she headed to the premiere of A Star Is Born, starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Despite being surrounded by the glittering Hollywood A-List, the niece of the late Diana, Princess of Wales gave everyone a run for their money in a billowing black, floor-length gown that had glittering diamante detail at the waist, collar and cuffs. The sheer skirt gave the frock a contemporary feel and the model accessorised with a pair of chandelier drop earrings and sparkly clutch bag. One word – WOW! The Dolce & Gabbana model

  • Video: Lady Gaga has the best nickname for Bradley Cooper

    Lady Gaga has opened up about working with Bradley Cooper on A Star is Born, and called the star a "ninja" thanks to his amazing directing and acting abilities, revealing that working with the three-time Oscar nominee actor was good for her soul. Chatting to HELLO! at the premiere of her upcoming film, the Edge of Glory singer said: "You know, I knew I was going to be a part of something special from the moment I heard Bradley sing and when we met to talk about this movie. He is such an incredible visionary, and he's so precise. Being

  • Robbie Williams reveals why he was 'terrified' of Simon Cowell for 25 years

    Robbie Williams has revealed he was intimidated by media mogul Simon Cowell after meeting him in the nineties when his band Take That was starting out. The Angels singer said his fear of Simon has stayed with him for the past 25 years after Simon refused to sign the boy band. "I was terrified by him and really interested in him as a person," Robbie told the Daily Star. "I first met him in 1993 at the BMG offices, Take That had just been signed to BMG and Simon had a little office in the corner. He was an incredibly

  • We are starry-eyed over Charlotte Hawkins's red-carpet dress – and it's not as expensive as you think

    Charlotte Hawkins stunned on the green carpet on Thursday evening as she watched the production of Wicked at the Apollo Theatre, Victoria. Let's face it – the Good Morning Britain star would look good in a bin bag and what's more – she has access to her pick of designer labels. But the mother-of-one shunned expensive threads, choosing a gorgeous starry-print number from online store Sosandar and it set her back an affordable £69. The fabulous frock featured a Bardot neckline, an over-the-knee hem, tie waist and on-trend star print. The galactic micro trend is big news for Autumn/Winter

  • Paul Hollywood reveals why he cried watching the latest Bake Off episode

    Paul Hollywood opened up about saying goodbye to the fan favourite contestant Terry on The Great British Bake Off, and admitted that he was "upset" when he watched the episode back. Terry's exit speech didn't leave a dry eye in the house after he revealed that his wife had passed away just one year earlier, and that the show had helped him focus on something else. At the time, he said: "I said I wouldn't get upset. It's funny when you're on your own…my wife and I were very happy, and that was a massive loss. There wasn't anything

  • Michael Bublé admits he 'had no intention' of returning to music after son's cancer diagnosis

    After a two-year break from the music scene, Michael Bublé made a spectacular return this summer. In a new interview, the 43-year-old revealed that he had no intention of returning to the recording studio following his son Noah's battle with liver cancer. "I didn't anticipate returning to recording or performing and I was fine with that," he said in a statement. "My entire world view has changed completely these last few years. I wanted to spend all my time with my wife and kids. That was my focus." He added: "During that time, I also learned how much love and

  • How Princess Eugenie’s wedding china compares to Prince Harry and Meghan’s

    Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s official wedding china has been unveiled, two weeks ahead of the royal wedding. Like the china released to commemorate Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding in May, the range features some special touches that symbolise the couple’s relationship, and has been produced by Royal Collection Trust. The collectors’ items feature a monogram surmounted by the coronet of Princess Eugenie, alongside the couple’s entwined monogram. Garlands of ivy symbolise the home Eugenie and Jack share - Ivy Cottage at Kensington Palace - while English wild bluebells, forget-me-nots, and the white rose of York add the perfect finishing

  • We've tracked down Amanda Holden's foundation and it costs just £9

    Amanda Holden's beauty game is strong. Precise eyebrows, luscious long lashes and a perfect nude pout, she never puts a foot wrong when it comes to her makeup bag. We are forever wondering what foundation she uses to perfect her glowing skin – and now we know! The Britain's Got Talent star shared a picture on her Instagram account of her getting her makeup applied ahead of her shoot with QVCuk and makeup artist Charlotte Reid listed the products she used to get her skin looking tip top - and it's not as expensive as one may expect. The

  • Noel Fielding talks fatherhood for the first time

    Noel Fielding has opened up about being a new dad for the very first time. The Great British Bake Off presenter, who is in a relationship with Radio X DJ Lliana Bird, welcomed a baby girl earlier this year, but has kept the exciting news out of the spotlight. Chatting about his daughter on The Jonathan Ross Show, Noel said: "I don't know how that happened, look at my pointy visage. She is very beautiful and she blows my mind about a hundred times a day. It's a new level of tiredness that I've never experienced. I've done a

  • George Clooney's twins' favourite food revealed – and it may surprise you

    George Clooney's twins appear to be taking after their dad with their love of Italian food – and who can blame them? The actor's personal chef, Viviana Frizzi, has opened up about her child-friendly menus which include some very refined dishes – salmon, tomato risotto, margherita pizza and ricotta with raspberries. "The twins are not fussy eaters," Viviana told People. "When they like a dish, they put their little fingers on their cheeks, smile and say, 'Mmm!'" Viviana, who hails from Lake Como in Italy, has worked as the Clooneys' full-time private chef since 2013. She cooks up a weekly

  • Natalie Rushdie talks special bond with father-in-law Salman Rushdie: full exclusive story

    In an exclusive photo shoot and interview in HELLO! in May 2017, Natalie Rushdie celebrated her upcoming performance at the Chelsea Flower Show when she sang among the blooms with a two-hour set of her favourite songs. As she approached her first wedding anniversary to PR Director Zafar Rushdie, she told HELLO! how it "took him time" to propose and how her husband’s father, writer Salman Rushdie, is the "most amazing father-in-law in the world". The classical music sensation, who has performed at Wembley stadium, told how Salman helped her with all the preparations for her wedding. "He was the

  • Brand new beauty heroes: our top new products for October - video

    Each month sees a new slew of innovative, exciting beauty products hit the shelves. But what, exactly, should you be investing in? We've been lucky enough to getour hands on all the new launches and test it first-hand to find out. So, without further ado, here is our pick of the top new beauty products available to buy now – from L'Oreal's new liquid lipstick (that smells like chocolate) to Guerlain's stunning XXL bronzer and Elizabeth Arden's genius Retinol Ceramide Capsules, we've got you covered…. Happy shopping! See all of our top beauty picks for this month in our

  • Celebrity daily edit: Lady Gaga's nickname for Bradley Cooper, Princess Victoria on her sister and more - video

    In today's Daily Edit we find out Lady Gaga's nickname for Bradley Cooper. We see the adorable first meeting between Victoria Beckham and Eva Longoria's son Santiago. Plus we hear what Princess Victoria of Sweden has to say about living so far away from her sister Princess Madeleine.... 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... var track

  • Ruth Langsford shocks with stunning hair transformation

    Ruth Langsford is known for switching up her hairstyle and her latest look totally blew away her fans! The wife of Eamonn Holmes shared an up-close selfie on Friday afternoon to promote Macmillan Cancer's latest campaign and we love it. The TV presenter's trademark look is a sleek blonde bob with a sharply cut fringe – but her new locks were pulled back from her face with wispy, tousled curls. The blonde highlights were still visible but it looked like the Loose Women panellist had some slightly darker strands added. Together with her flawless skin, terracotta-toned lipstick and chestnut

  • Denise Van Outen introduces new family member

    Denise Van Outen has delighted fans by introducing a beautiful new addition to her family. The actress and Loose Women panellist shared the unexpected post of her one-month-old youngster - who still needs to be named - on Friday! The photo shows an adorable French Bulldog puppy with little floppy ears sleeping with her tiny legs resting on Denise's chest. Aww! The 44-year-old is yet to pick up her new family member, and she wrote alongside the picture: "Can't wait to pick this little lady up in a few weeks #frenchiepuppy #1monthold." Fans couldn't cope with the cuteness, and

  • Lisa Armstrong proves she's an interiors goddess – see inside her home

    Lisa Armstrong may be an award-winning makeup artist, but she should also add interior designer to her repertoire of skills. The talented MUA has shared a photo on Twitter of her beautiful dog Hurley pulling a hilarious expression, but it was her beautiful living room that also caught fans' eyes. "Crazy dog catching his treat!! #hurley #eyesontheprize #notgonnamissthat," Lisa tweeted alongside a string of laughing emojis. Hurley was pictured sitting on a wooden chair, while the background of the snap revealed a white sideboard, a sleek floor lamp and a vintage baby pink Roberts radio. Lisa has complimented the soft,

  • You'll never believe who is designing British Airways' new uniforms

    British Airways has long used the talent of British designers to create their uniforms with the likes of Paul Costelloe and their current designer Julien MacDonald, loved by Kylie Minogue and Millie Mackintosh, lending their expertise. And the latest designer to join the line-up? Savile Row tailoring expert Ozwald Boeteng OBE. Known for bringing a contemporary twist to classic tailoring, Ozwald will design a collection for the airline's 32,000 employees, from flight crew to engineers. Ozwald Boateng OBE said: "I am really excited about creating this new uniform for British Airways. It is important for me to create something that

  • The clever way Rochelle Humes takes care of her spotty skin

    When we think of the gorgeous gal that is Rochelle Humes, we think of her glowing, flawless skin. However, on Thursday evening, the former Saturdays singer revealed she is just like the rest of us – and suffers with the odd breakout of spots. The 29-year-old shared a series of snaps on her Instagram Stories, showing what products she uses to combat acne. She first showed her 1.2 million followers inside her skincare cabinet, where we spied a variety of expensive lotions and potions from La Mer, but she also held up a smaller, teeny-tiny bottle, writing: "This is

  • Killing Eve: Questions that need answering in season two

    Now that Bodyguard is over, it seems like that the show that everyone is talking about is Killing Eve – the smash hit BBC America drama which has finally crossed the pond and is airing weekly on BBC One, with the whole series also on iPlayer. So for fans who have already bingewatched the entire series (and if Twitter is anything to go by, there are a lot of them), they have been left with many questions for season two. So what are the most pressing mysteries to be solved in the next series? Find out here… Who are the

  • Annabel Karmel's carrot, cheese and tomato savoury muffins recipe

    Kids love muffins, fact. And a savoury muffin is a brilliantly healthy way to get them to experiment with different foods without even realising it. Annabel Karmel, child nutrition expert, has shared her recipe for carrot, cheese and tomato muffins. "These adventurous little numbers feature carrot, sun-dried tomatoes and spring onions." Here's how to make them. Makes 10 muffins Preparation time 10 minutes Cooking time 18-20 minutes Suitable for freezing Ingredients:  • 175g self-raising flour • 1 tsp baking powder • 2 eggs, beaten • 2 tbsp maple syrup • 6 tbsp milk • 50g Parmesan cheese, grated • 3 spring onions, trimmed and chopped • 75g carrot, grated • Pinch of salt • 8 sun-dried

  • Chico Slimani breaks down in tears following stroke

    X Factor star Chico Slimani has broken down in tears while talking about his recent stroke. Speaking to the Loose Women panel on Friday afternoon, Chico said he thought he was going to die after suffering the stroke while driving home to London from Bognor Regis. He revealed: "I'm a walking talking miracle, I am so grateful to be alive. When it happened, I thought to myself, 'I'm here alone and I’m about to die, this is it, this is the moment.' Everything had disappeared, there was no time or place." The 47-year-old singer couldn't fight back the tears

  • Michael Caines' recipe for the perfect Gazpacho soup

    “This cold vegetable soup, from southern Spain, was originally made by pounding the ingredients together in a pestle and mortar," says Michael Caine, the award-winning chef-patron of the Georgian country house hotel Lympstone Manor. "For the best result all vegetables must be ripe and the soup, once blended, should be left for 6 hours to marinate before serving, enabling the flavours to integrate. Seasoning is the key here too, playing on sweet, sour and salty to best effect." Serves 4 Preparation time 25 minutes, plus marinating and chilling Ingredients: • 3 red peppers, roughly chopped • 8 ripe beef or plum tomatoes, roughly chopped • 1

  • What was Kate Middleton's net worth before she married Prince William?

    Like other members of the royal family, the Duchess of Cambridge enjoys a very privileged lifestyle. She calls Kensington Palace her home, she can afford to go on luxurious holidays, and she has a wardrobe and jewellery collection that is the envy of many around the world. But before Kate married Prince William and became a Duchess, the much-loved royal already had her own impressive fortune. Find out how Kate made her millions below… What was Kate Middleton's net worth before she married? Time has estimated that Kate's net worth stood at around £5.3million before she joined the royal family. This

  • Gemma Atkinson sent this sweet Spanish message to Gorka Marquez

    Strictly's Gorka Marquez received a romantic voice note recorded by girlfriend Gemma Atkinson, after she learnt how to say something sweet for him in Spanish. Gemma's Hits Radio co-host Gethin Jones revealed that she had asked her Spanish tutor for extra help at the end of the class, telling listeners: "After the lesson, she asked, 'I haven't seen my boyfriend in ages, can you teach me to say I really miss you and I can't wait to see you this weekend?'" After Gethin asked if she sent the voice note to Gorka, an embarrassed Gemma then confessed: "Yeah, I

  • The reason Ruth Langsford won't do I'm A Celebrity

    Holly Willoughby might be heading Down Under for the next series of I'm A Celebrity, but it looks like her This Morning co-star Ruth Langsford has no plans to ever join the jungle, after she came face-to-face with a snake in the studio on Friday. The giant python was on set to mark Steve Irwin's family's appearance on the show, but Ruth did not like being stood so close to the slippery creature when it began to move away from its handler and towards her! Startled, she said: "Sorry I was just a bit distracted by the snake then.

  • Holly Willoughby shocks fans by turning eyelids inside out and more: see pictures

    Holly Willoughby shocked Celebrity Juice fans by showing off two pretty gruesome party tricks on Thursday night! The This Morning presenter revealed her surprising talents to prove her co-stars, who didn't believe her, wrong. Holly managed to turn her eyelids inside out, before pushing a whole cocktail stick up one of her nostrils (we did say it wasn't pretty!). The audience screeched in horror as they saw Holly as they've never seen her before. Even Jonathon Ross, Fearne Cotton and Rylan Clark couldn't believe what they were seeing. Host Keith Lemon offered to remove the cocktail stick with his

  • Jamie Oliver's wife Jools shares incredible picture of son River's birth

    Jools Oliver has shared an incredibly powerful photograph of the birth of her youngest child, River Rocket. The picture captures the very moment that the mum-of-five met River, straight after giving birth to him two years ago. Jools looks super emotional in the photo, as she holds her hands out to hold her newborn son for the first time. The image has been shared as part of a campaign being run by Mothercare, who captioned the post: "As part of our #firststeps campaign, where we are celebrating the joy of becoming a parent, @joolsoliver gave us this wonderful image

  • Celebrity Masterchef star Spencer Matthews shares a look inside baby Theodore's tropical nursery

    Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews have given HELLO! an exclusive peek inside their baby son Theodore's colourful nursery. The couple, who shared the first photos of their baby boy in an exclusive interview with HELLO!, worked with interior design company Ventura Designs to create the tropical-themed space, ready for when he's big enough to sleep in his own room. "I am like Organisation Queen, so I had to have everything ready even though he probably won’t sleep in there for six months or so," said Vogue, who created the dream nursery with Ventura Design, who are based in Ireland and