• Fans react to Karen Clifton hugging ex-husband Kevin Clifton on Strictly final

    It was enough to bring a tear to your eye. Karen Clifton ran over to her estranged husband Kevin Clifton the moment he and Stacey Dooley were announced winners of the 2018 series of Strictly Come Dancing. And as she gave her former hubby a hug, and yelled, 'You did it!' into his ear, the nation wept! MORE: Karen and Kevin stronger than ever after confirming split Karen and Kevin have long been fan favourites and news of the end of their marriage was announced in a first post-split interview in HELLO! magazine earlier this year. But the duo have impressed fans ever since

  • Stacey Dooley responds to Strictly final wardrobe malfunction in hilarious tweet

    Stacey Dooley was crowned winner of 2018’s series of Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night, but while fans were delighted to see her and partner Kevin Clifton lift the glitterball trophy, there was one other topic of conversation trending on Twitter in the aftermath of the show: that of whether or not the victorious BBC presenter had been wearing any underwear. In an unfortunate moment for Stacey, one particularly swishy dance move propelled her skirt into the air, leaving her flesh-coloured undies (hence the debate on whether or not she’d actually been wearing them) on display for all to see. But

  • EXCLUSIVE: Ronnie and Sally Wood reveal all about their special Christmas plans for the twins

    Rolling Stones legend Ronnie Wood and wife Sally have invited HELLO! into their London home as they celebrate Christmas with two year old twins Alice and Gracie. "Christmas is for children and I find it really rewarding seeing the expressions of excitement on their faces," the eternally youthful 71-year-old rock star tells Hello! as the twins affectionately climb all over him. "We always have a very noisy Christmas, with lots of music, fun and food," he adds. "I love getting together with everyone who’s in town and seeing all my kids and grandkids having a great time. Being around lots of log

  • EXCLUSIVE: Kara Tointon introduces her baby son, reveals dramatic birth story

    Actress Kara Tointon has introduced her new baby son, Frey, to the world in this exclusive photoshoot with HELLO!. Talking for the first time about becoming a mum, the 35-year old Mr Selfridge and The Halcyon star (and also former winner of Strictly Come Dancing) reveals that she and her fiancé, Norwegian-born Marius Jensen, have known what their son would be called for some time. "Marius came up with it quite early on in the pregnancy and we never drifted from it," says Kara of the name, which in Norse mythology is the God of prosperity, peace and fertility. Of Frey’s birth, Kara tells

  • EXCLUSIVE: Mel B reveals this Christmas is a million miles away from the nightmare of last year

    Spice Girls star Mel B has revealed that this time time last year she could not afford to buy Christmas presents for her three children. "I’ve been through hell and back over the last few years," the 43-year-old said in an exclusive shoot and interview with HELLO! magazine.  She admitted that she was so broke last Christmas that a close friend had to buy presents for her daughters Phoenix, 19, Angel, 11 and seven-year-old Madison. MORE: Christmas shopping ideas from HELLO! "Part of the reason I’m so thankful and joyful about Christmas this year was that last year, it was a very dark time

  • Inside Strictly's Karen Clifton's house - see where she lives after Kevin Clifton split

    While she spends a lot of her time on the road touring, Karen Clifton says there's no place like home. The Strictly Come Dancing professional

  • Karen Clifton expresses love for ex Kevin Clifton in emotional Strictly post

    It was an emotional Strictly Come Dancing final, especially for professional dancer Karen Clifton who was the first to run up to her estranged ex-husband Kevin Clifton and hug him after he won the competition with celebrity dance partner Stacey Dooley. "You did it," she shouted to him, "You won!" And now, the 36-year-old has extended her congratulations to her husband - who she continues to be good friends with - in an Instagram post she shared on Sunday morning. Alongside a photograph of the winning couple, Karen wrote: "Our 2018 @bbcstrictlychampions! @keviclifton & @sjdooley. So proud and extremely

  • Fans compare Anton Du Beke's wife Hannah to Countess of Wessex - and the likeness is real

    Strictly Come Dancing fans were delighted with ballroom stalwart Anton du Beke's appearance on the popular Michael McIntyre’s Big Show on Saturday night, but it was his wife Hannah Summers who really got viewers talking. Hannah, 42, who has been married to Anton for 18 months, was compared to the Countess of Wessex by fans who took to Twitter to point out the striking resemblance. Hannah certainly passed for Sophie's doppelgänger with her blonde, cropped hair pushed back and similar facial features. She even wore a black lace dress which fits Sophie's subtle and sophisticated royal style. READ: Fans react

  • Strictly’s Dianne Buswell adds fuel to romance rumours with gushing post about her Joe Sugg

    Fans have been speculating over the close bond between Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell during their Strictly Come Dancing journey, and now Dianne has made it clear just how special she thinks Joe is. The professional dancer took to Instagram to share an emotional message dedicated to Joe, which read: "Where do I begin !!!!!!! I will start with massive congrats to the 2018 Strictly champs @sjdooley @keviclifton well deserved you two. Now to my @joe_sugg this experience has been by far the coolest most amazing thing that has ever happened in my dance career and that’s all down

  • Brendan Cole gives final Strictly verdict: What a night!

    Well it was a big show and we certainly saw everything we'd expect from a Strictly final, apart from that tiff with the judges. Having a go at a judge for not giving a 9 or a 10 is quite a risk and one that I thought may have swayed the public to vote another way. Also, the chap in question ran the risk of showing a perhaps 'not so squeaky clean' side to the Strictly viewers. Dangerous stuff in a fluffy final, Kevin! READ: Strictly’s Dianne Buswell adds fuel to romance rumours with gushing post about her Joe Sugg But

  • Joe Sugg confirms romance with Strictly's Dianne Buswell with the sweetest Instagram post

    Following months of romance rumours surrounding the pair, Joe Sugg has announced that he's dating his Strictly Come Dancing partner Dianne Buswell. Taking to Instagram on Sunday evening, the day after the Strictly final, Joe wrote: "I may not have won the glitter ball, but I’ve won something a million times more special." In the accompanying photo, Joe and Dianne look adoringly into each others' eyes while dressed up in his London flat. Joe's sister, YouTube star Zoella, has liked the photo - showing that Dianne gets the family's approval! Dianne had already shared an emotional post dedicated to

  • Meghan Markle's best friend Jessica Mulroney has pictures of royal wedding in her living room - including one of Kate Middleton

    Celebrity designer and stylist Jessica Mulroney, who is best friends with Meghan Markle, has proudly shared a glimpse of her royal living room while getting her home ready for the festive season. In an Instagram video, the 38-year-old Canadian showed followers two photos from Meghan and Prince Harry's wedding earlier this year, which her adorable family was a big part of. In one photo,Meghan's sister-in-law the Duchess of Cambridge and her daughter Princess Charlotte can be seen with Jessica and her daughter Ivy, before they entered St George's Chapel to fulfil bridesmaid duties for the ceremony. In the second

  • The Queen prepares to pass on patronage to Meghan Markle in the New Year

    After a whirlwind 12 months, Meghan Markle has another big year ahead of her in 2019, with the arrival of her first baby with Prince Harry. And it's about to get even bigger, as The Times have reported that the Queen is passing on a patronage to the pregnant Duchess in the New Year. According to the report, Meghan will announce her first few royal patronages in January or February, and she plans to visit each organisation before taking maternity leave to have her child in the spring. It's thought that the causes she will champion will reflect her