• Duchess Kate admits the one skill she hopes her children will learn

    The Duchess of Cambridge wowed fans with her language skills on Wednesday, chatting to one fan in Italian during her royal walkabout in Leicester. In a video posted on social media, she is seen stopping to say "ciao" to one excited royal-watcher - adding that her Italian was "so bad", and saying: "I have to make sure my children are better than me, that's my aim." Don't put yourself down, Kate – we're mighty impressed! The Duchess spent a few months in Florence during her gap year in 2000, studying Italian and history of art at the British Institute of Florence. Duchess Kate

  • The Countess of Wessex hosted a fashion event at Buckingham palace and we give her outfit full marks

    On Wednesday evening, the Countess of Wessex showcased her impeccable style as she hosted a glittering fashion event. Held at Buckingham Palace, the soirée celebrated 10 years of the London College of Fashion's Better Lives project. Sophie,  looked incredible in a black pencil skirt, cut with a fishtail hem that was embossed with a red rose print. How fabulous! The 53-year-old teamed the blooming lovely number with a simple black cashmere roll neck jumper, black boots and wore her blonde hair smoothed back in a chic ponytail. Delicate hoop earrings and her favourite gold chain finished off her well-put together ensemble.  Prince

  • Prince William flew with hero Leicester City pilot Eric Swaffer just months before tragic crash - details

    Prince William had a very close connection to the Leicester City pilot who died in the tragic helicopter crash at the football club, it's been revealed. Upon visiting the city with wife the Duchess of Cambridge on Wednesday, William told the crowd in a speech at the King Power Stadium that he had flown with Eric Swaffer before – and later, during more private conversations, that he had only been with him just a few months before the awful crash. William and Kate paid tribute to the victims of the tragic crash Former Leicester City player Alan Birchenall told royal reporters

  • Royal news: Crown Princess Yasmine Pahlavi announces she has cancer

    The crown princess Yasmine Pahlavi has confirmed that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The lawyer is the wife of Reza Pahlavi, who is the crown prince of the former Imperial State of Iran, and spoke about her illness in a Facebook video, with a caption which read: "Dear friends, I want to take this opportunity to let you know that I have been diagnosed with breast cancer. This is a difficult time, but I am inspired by the strength and courage of the women of Iran. I hope to use this opportunity to share more about the

  • We really, really want Victoria Beckham's amazing striped jumper

    Victoria Beckham is currently strutting her stuff in NYC and has been switching up her looks daily. On Wednesday, the fashion mogul was snapped exiting a brunch spot in Manhattan and showcased that Carrie Bradshaw confidence - rocking a pair of red tailored trousers from her own line which she teamed with the most gorgeous cream striped jumper, also part of her current collection. Oh, how we wish we could swap wardrobes with her for just one day! We have to say that we can't imagine VB wearing a Christmas jumper - but maybe this is her take on the

  • Strictly's Kevin Clifton breaks silence following Aljaz Skorjanec replacement news

    Kevin Clifton has broken his social media silence following the announcement that his celebrity dance partner, Stacey Dooley, will partner up with Aljaz Skorjanec on the Strictly Come Dancing nationwide tour in the New Year. Once the news broke online, the professional dancer took to Twitter to retweet the confirmation as well as Stacey's statement, which read: "I will miss Kev, but I am looking forward to putting Aljaz through his paces." Stacey Dooley won't be dancing with Kevin Clifton on the Strictly tour Speaking about her Strictly journey, she added: "I'm loving this experience so much. I know people always

  • Emma Willis is given makeover by husband Matt – and fans adore their relationship

    Emma Willis is one brave lady! The Voice UK presenter trusted her husband Matt to apply her false eyelashes to show everyone just how easy it is to do. Having never applied them in his life, Matt admitted that he was nervous beforehand, but with a little guidance from Emma, he proved that he was a dab hand at it. In a video posted on the TV star's Instagram account, Emma said: "Last time I did one of these videos I was going out for a telly job and I did a quick application video to show you what

  • Eamonn Holmes sends support to his Biggleton replacement following viewers' criticism

    Eamonn Holmes has sent his support to his replacement on CBeebies show Biggleton, after some viewers had criticised the new narrator. Tweeting on Wednesday night, he reposted a message from the children's channel, which read: "Eamonn wasn’t available for Series 2 but the lovely John Gordon Sinclair is now in the voiceover hot seat!" Adding his own message, he wrote: "Just to welcome JGS to The World of #Biggleton and @CBeebiesHQ , it's a lovely place to visit." How sweet! Eamonn sent his well wishes to the new narrator John Gordon Sinclair, who is stepping into Eamonn's role, did receive some criticism from

  • Queen Letizia just wowed everyone in Queen Maria Christina's Cartier Loop Tiara

    Just when we thought Queen Letizia of Spain couldn't get any more stylish, the beautiful monarch wears one of the world's most glamorous tiaras: Queen Maria Christina’s Cartier Loop Tiara. The royal wore the incredible headpiece at the Royal Gala Dinner in honour of Chinese president Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan at Madrid's Royal Palace on Wednesday evening. Doesn't she look stunning? Letizia glows in the intricate jewelled tiara, made from diamonds and pearls set in platinum. The tiara reminds us a little of the late Princess Diana's Lover's Knot Tiara, gifted to the Duchess of Cambridge.

  • 'Tis the season to wear velvet! Royals wearing velvet

    Searching for style inspiration this holiday party season? Take a cue from your favourite members of royalty and wear velvet! Check out our ALL the best pictures of royals wearing the winter trend to spark some

  • Holly Willoughby and Dec Donnelly in fits of giggles during tonight's I'm a Celebrity trial – see the sneak peek

    Holly Willoughby and Declan Donnelly were in fits of giggles during the latest I'm a Celebrity Bushtucker trial, which will air on Thursday night. For the challenge, named Deadly Dash, Nick Knowles, John Barrowman and Harry Redknapp had to take part of an obstacle course and collect stars while trying to avoid creepy crawlies. Holly and Dec got into fits of giggles after Harry struggled to find a hurdle thanks to the green goo covering his goggles, and tried to help him through the challenge. Harry struggled during the challenge The retired football manager has quickly become a fan favourite among viewers,

  • Kate Middleton gives insight into being a mum to Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis

    The Duchess of Cambridge is a doting mum-of-three, and has vowed to give her three children as normal a childhood as possible. And on Wednesday, the royal gave an insight into life with Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis, when she met with two lively twins at Leicester University. Sai and Taran Gotani were among the lucky guests who had the chance to meet Prince William and Kate, who enthusiastically quizzed the Duchess on everything from Charlotte to her age. Caring Kate reassured the twins' mum Kal that she was used to lively children. Kal said: "They are

  • Andrea McLean just re-wore her favourite Marks & Spencer dress and you can still buy it

    Loose Women's Andrea McLean just loves a splash of colour when it comes to her wardrobe! Whenever she appears on the daily show - we always look forward to seeing what technicolour number she will rock next. But on Wednesday, the brunette beauty proved she is just like the rest of us - and repeats some of her favourite frocks.The mother-of-two headed to a glitzy lunch event at Champney's - in aid of the Pink Ribbon Foundation. The TV presenter decided to brighten up the dreary weather in a yellow number she had already worn on the show. The

  • Super-toned Vogue Williams is fabulous in floral mini-dress for a night off baby duties

    Ok, how does Vogue Williams look so incredible only two months after giving birth? The model and DJ stepped out on Wednesday evening to attend the ES Insider launch party at Mayfair's Sketch restaurant, totally wowing in this cute red and black floral mini-dress. The wife of former Made In Chelsea star Spencer Matthews looked radiant and super toned in the outfit, which she teamed with some black heels and chic drop earrings for that extra touch of glamour. Vogue's dress is by the label CMEO Collective and is available to buy online for £177 at fashionbunker.com. We adore

  • Exclusive: Chemmy Alcott announced her pregnancy with husband Dougie Crawford

    Four-time Olympian Chemmy Alcott revealed exclusively to HELLO! in August 2016 that she was expecting her first baby with former ski champion husband Dougie Crawford. The couple revealed their exciting news on the snow-capped mountains of Wanaka, on New Zealand's South Island. Chemmy, who represented Team GB throughout a 20-year-sporting career, said at the time: "It was my acupuncturist who first told me. How phenomenal that he could tell before I even knew." Chemmy had injured her knee five months earlier and was having treatment to make sure she was recovering well. "He'd stopped me drinking coffee to help the

  • Kate Middleton wore the most beautiful high street earrings - and no one noticed

    It has been a very busy month for The Duchess of Cambridge. Her schedule has been jam-packed with a variety of engagements and for each and every one, the mother-of-three has stepped out looking absolutely stunning. Earlier in November, Kate attended the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall and looked as glowing as ever - opting for a classic black gown by Roland Mouret - a label loved by her sister-in-law Duchess Meghan. As pretty as the fancy frock was, we were mesmerised by her earrings! Now, the royal enjoys glimmering statement gems so

  • Remember when I'm A Celebrity's Rita Simons was a popstar?

    Rita Simons is best known for her role as Roxy Mitchell in EastEnders, but long before she made her debut in Walford, the star was showcasing her singing talents in girl band Girls@Play. The group consisted of five girls, with each of them having a different character to play in their music videos. Rita was a mechanic, while other characters included a cowgirl, pilot and traffic cop. The band released two singles – Airhead and Respectable – back in 2001, and even toured with Hear'Say and Steps. Rita was quizzed about her time in the group during an interview

  • Yes, the Jo Malone advent calendar sold out but don't worry, it's coming back in time for Christmas!

    The Jo Malone advent calendar was - as predict - a runaway success and sold out pretty much instantly. Don't act like you're surprised! While we cry into our Kleenex over missing out on ordering one, we're very excited to find out that it's coming back. Yes, a source very close to HELLO! has revealed that the 2018 Jo Malone Beauty Advent Calendar is being restocked "VERY soon," so make of that what you will. To get you really excited about Christmas, here's a look at the STUNNING advent calendar. Honestly, just look at it… All the heart eye emojis for

  • Neil and Katya Jones look happier than ever in new Instagram snap

    Neil Jones has shared a gorgeous photo of himself with his wife, Katya, as the pair enjoyed a night out at the Macmillan Ball, which raises funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. The dashing Strictly dancers posed together for a stunning snap that showed Katya looking radiant in a floor-length, red silk gown, while Neil looked dapper in a suit and bow tie. The professional dancer captioned the post: "We had a beautiful night yesterday supporting @macmillancancer and if you know anyone who had cancer or currently has cancer you will realise how important the work they do is to

  • Strictly Come Dancing star Ashley Roberts asks fans for their help

    Strictly Come Dancing star Ashley Roberts used her celebrity status to help a friend in need this week, and the results were overwhelming! The former Pussycat Dolls singer took to Instagram Stories this week to ask her social media followers to donate anything they could to her friend's GoFundMe page, after he lost his home in the Malibu fires. Ashley wrote: "Hey guys, my friend lost his home in Malibu fires. I'm trying to help him by donating to his GoFund campaign. If you feel charitable please donate and help my friend." Ashley's help soon resulted in the campaign

  • Luther series five trailer is finally here – and teases a huge character return

    Luther is back! The troubled detective (played by Idris Elba) with very questionable morals is back for season five, which sees him team up with a new partner, DS Catherine Halliday, as the pair attempt to track down their latest adversary – a serial killer murdering at random, making him almost impossible to catch. In the trailer, Luther says: "This isn't random is it? There's going to be more," while discussing the series' big bad. The trailer also stars Hermione Norris, who is concerned after a patient shows up at her home. But most excitingly, the teaser also showed

  • Celebrity daily edit: Queen Letizia's stunning tiara, Kara Tointon's baby joy and more - video

    In today's Daily Edit we find out who the latest member of the Duchess of Cambridge's team is. We are dazzled by Queen Letizia's tiara as she and husband King Felipe play hosts to the Chinese President Xi Jinping. Plus we are delighted by the news of the birth of Kara Tointon's baby boy. 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...

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  • Exclusive: Sarah Ferguson reveals the thrilling hobby she wants to take up again

    Sarah, Duchess of York may be working hard campaigning for her charity, Street Child, but it seems the founding patron has been left feeling inspired. During an exclusive chat with HELLO!, the 59-year-old revealed: "I'm thinking of taking up my helicopter license again. I think it's a good challenge. I also want to do Challenge Anneka for myself. So I'm going to go into my 60th year very fit. Will that be a challenge? Will it be for Street Child? Of course." Sarah posed with Eugenie and Jack last week © Tony Ward The Duchess first got her helicopter wings in

  • Denise Lewis, 46, shares stunning photo of her fourth pregnancy

    Denise Lewis is expecting her fourth baby, and has unveiled a gorgeous new photograph of herself and her bump on social media, ahead of the birth. The black-and-white picture shows the mum-of-three cradling her stomach, looking happy and relaxed. In the caption, Denise admitted that she was both excited and nervous for the baby's arrival, and the star later revealed in the comments section that she was preparing for sleepless nights. She wrote: "When your baby gives you a good old kick during a photoshoot with the king of black and white photography "GregWInsight. The moment captured the pregnancy

  • I'm a Celebrity star Rita Simons shares a peek inside her gorgeous family home

    The I’m a Celebrity jungle is a far cry from the home comforts Rita Simons is used

  • Lorraine Kelly's checked Topshop pencil skirt is exactly what you should be wearing to the office

    Wow! Lorraine Kelly stepped out in yet another on-trend outfit on Thursday and it has made us want to dash to Topshop on our lunch break. The 58-year-old teamed her pastel blue, crew-neck sweater with a coordinating pastel blue and yellow checked pencil skirt that is total office wear goals. The modern-looking midi skirt is cut in a flattering wrap shape which comes in at the waist. Priced at an affordable £48, it's currently available online in all sizes, but like most items the TV veteran wears - you have to purchase quick as it's sure to be a

  • Is Richard Madden the next James Bond?

    Although Daniel Craig is set to play James Bond for at least one more film, could his replacement finally have been found? Richard Madden opened up about the possibility to playing 007 in the future after playing a security agent in hit BBC show, Bodyguard, and told GQ: "I'm more than flattered to be mentioned, for people to consider putting me in that role. I'm very flattered and thankful. It's a really brilliant thing to be in." Richard played David Budd in Bodyguard The Game of Thrones star continued: "I don't want to curse anything by saying anything. I think that's

  • Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas arrive in Jodhpur ahead of their Indian wedding

    Priyanka Chopra and her fiancé Nick Jonas have arrived in Jodhpur, India before their lavish wedding ceremony at the stunning five-star Umaid Bhawan Palace this weekend. Beaming from ear from to ear, the couple – who got engaged in July after two months of dating – walked through masses of security as they happily waved at hundreds of well-wishers who wanted to catch a glimpse of them. They were joined by Nick's brother Joe Jonas and his fiancée, Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are due to marry in India this weekend Priyanka, 36, was traditionally

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    Whether you've got a friend who loves the Queen, or a family member who swoons over Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, these are the Christmas gift ideas you need to see. From a cute Corgie teddy bear to the official merchandise from the Buckingham Palace gift shop, you'll want

  • Jamie Redknapp shares hilarious throwback of dad Harry being chased by his mum

    Jamie Redknapp has shared an hilarious video of his dad, I'm a Celebrity star Harry Redknapp, being accosted by two teenage girls while playing football back in the 1960s, and hinted that one of the girls who stormed the pitch was none other than his mum, Sandra Redknapp! In the video, which has now expired on Instastories, the match commentator can be heard saying: "A couple of girls in fact [are on the pitch], they've come on to mob Harry Redknapp! Well nothing too sinister about that, and perhaps Harry enjoyed it." Posting the video to his Instastories, he

  • Get a job at Buckingham Palace working for the royals - and live there too: details

    Working at Buckingham Palace could be a reality for one royal fan, as the Royal Household have unveiled a new position for a qualified gardener in the grounds. The role is permanent, and is a live-in position, with meals provided. The description says that the right candidate will be joining a team "at the heart of a world famous institution", with the main roles being keeping the lawns and shrubs in top condition, as well as planting new shrubbery, bulbs and seasonal flower displays, which will be admired by a "world-wide audience". Motivation and self-discipline is a must, as

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  • Exclusive: Sir Rod and Lady Stewart on fame, family and being honoured by the Queen

    Sir Rod Stewart's wife Penny Lancaster revealed that her husband's knighthood had given her a chance to revive her old childhood nickname – Lady Penelope - in an exclusive interview and photoshoot with HELLO! magazine back in August 2016. The interview took place at the couple's Beverly Hills mansion, where the Loose Women presenter revealed how her school friends used to compare her to the glamorous Thunderbirds character who was driven around in a pink Rolls-Royce by chauffeur Parker. "I used to get called Lady Penelope at school because the other kids thought I spoke nicely," Penny, 45, told

  • I'm a Celebrity contestant James McVey reveals secret health struggle

    I’m a Celebrity contestant James McVey has revealed he struggled with an eating disorder when he first found fame with The Vamps. The 24-year-old said that fans would share their concern for his health after he became underweight, but he never realised just how thin he was. Speaking to The Mirror before entering the jungle, James said: "I was ill and I looked ill. I'm happy that now I've come full circle and see food as a positive. I don't want to belittle other people who have anorexia, but I think I definitely had a negative relationship with food in

  • Leona Lewis confirms engagement to Dennis Jauch – see her sweet announcement

    Leona Lewis has said she is "bursting with joy" after confirming her engagement to long-term boyfriend Dennis Jauch. The former X Factor winner first sparked engagement rumours over the summer, but took to Instagram to share the happy news on Wednesday. "My heart is singing the happiest song it’s ever sung! I’m bursting with joy and overcome with emotion that I get to embark on this new adventure with my best friend, my partner in crime, my ride or die!" Leona wrote. "@dennisjauch I can’t wait to be your wife. Eeek wife! What?! Argh! Hahaha I still can’t believe it. I dreamed

  • Is Perrie Edwards engaged to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain?

    Perrie Edwards is doing nothing to quieten rumours her relationship with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has got a lot more serious. Just hours after sparking speculation that she had secretly married her boyfriend of two years, the Little Mix singer showcased a ring on her wedding finger. The Woman Like Me singer posed in front of a mirror to showcase her natural look in Disney Frozen pyjamas and disheveled hair, writing: "I’m so cute". But fans’ attention was quickly drawn to the ring on her left hand, reigniting speculation that Alex may have popped the question. Perrie Edwards shared a photo while wearing

  • Strictly dancer Katya Jones opens up about devastating loss

    Katya Jones and her husband Neil were all smiles on the red carpet at the Macmillan Ball in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Wednesday. However, she has since revealed the heartbreaking reason they attended the event in an emotional Instagram post. The Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer revealed that she and Neil had lost one of their friends to cancer recently, as she opened up about the devastating loss for the first time. "Recently we lost our friend to cancer. It was so sudden and left us all in shock," Katya wrote. "To see and hear real stories about

  • Holly Willoughby goes "posh" in her latest I'm a Celebrity outfit

    Holly Willoughby is one classy lady. The I'm a Celebrity TV presenter looked chic and stylish as she starred alongside Declan Donnelly on Thursday night's episode. It's exciting to find out what Holly will choose to wear, and we eagerly await for her outfit credits on her Instagram account. For Thursday night's show, Holly was styled in a white broderie anglaise blouse with a cute mini skirt, both by Sandro, a designer brand loved by many celebs. Many people took to Holly's Instagram comments box to tell their verdict about her latest look, with many dubbing it "posh". One