• Duchess Meghan's first royal patronage revealed early in online blunder

    The Duchess of Sussex's first-ever royal patronage has been revealed – by accident! Her role at the National Theatre, which had been expected to be her first patronage, was shared a day early by the organisation – in a post in the 'what's on' section on the venue's website. The official announcement was expected to be made on Thursday. A screenshot taken by The Telegraph on January 9 shows a photograph of a smiling Meghan above a message, dated January 10, which said: "The Duchess of Sussex announced as our new Royal Patron." Meghan's new patronage was revealed a day early It's no surprise that the

  • Karen Clifton heads out on romantic theatre date night with boyfriend David Webb

    Karen Clifton enjoyed a night at the theatre with new boyfriend David Webb on Wednesday evening. The couple, who have been keeping their relationship low-key, headed out to watch Time Is Love at the Finborough Theatre in London – both posting on their Instagram Stories. Karen simply snapped a picture of the show's programme and their tickets, tagging the theatre, while David praised one of the play's actresses, Sheila Atim, writing: "Amazing performance from this lady." Karen and David spent a night at the theatre together Professional dancer Karen and opera singer David have a shared love of the arts, and

  • Victoria Beckham's latest outfit is already hanging in your wardrobe

    Victoria Beckham has had an action-packed January so far. From her appearance at Men's fashion week with husband David and swanky event after event, it has been all systems go. On Wednesday evening, VB shared an up-close selfie of her having some downtime, cuddling up with a soft toy, sporting a timeless red roll neck jumper and a chic gold watch. If you are a fan of the cashmere style knit the former Spice Girl is sporting - it’s going to cost you. The stylish separate will set you back a whopping £695! With her brunette hair tied back

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's £50,000 home essential revealed

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are getting ready to move into their new home, Frogmore Cottage, in Windsor, ahead of the birth of their first baby in the spring. And before they do, they are planning to install a £50,000 green energy unit. The new unit will provide them with heat, hot water and electricity, and is the latest plan for their new home to be revealed. In November, the royal couple submitted plans to carry out extensive renovation work at the property, which was gifted to them by the Queen. The plans – which were approved in

  • Pregnant Meghan Markle stuns at Smart Works - and wait 'til you see her fierce shoes!

    The Duchess of Sussex looked incredible on Thursday morning as she visited Smart Works, one of her newly announced patronages. Smart Works is a charity that helps long term, unemployed and vulnerable women regain the skills, confidence and tools to succeed at job interviews, return to employment and turn around their lives. The stunning wife of Prince Harry sported her growing - but neat - baby bump in a gorgeous outfit which consisted of a black dress by Hatch ( which she first wore on a visit to King's College) a camel coat by Oscar de la Renta and jazzy, cow-print

  • Mary Poppins Returns sequel in early stages

    After Mary Poppins Returns became a box office and critical success, the film's director Rob Marshall has hinted that a sequel is already in the works, and hopefully we won't have to wait 54 years for this one! Speaking to The Sun about a potential sequel, Rob said: "It is early stages but I will say right now that there were eight books, so there's a lot of great material still to mine. That's what we worked from, those incredible eight books of P.L. Travers." Will Emily reprise her role? Producer John DeLuca also revealed that the film's star, Emily Blunt,

  • Stacey Solomon shares amazing hack for hiding grey hairs that you can do at home

    As if we couldn't love Stacey Solomon any more, the down to earth Loose Women panellist has just shared a clever and super easy way to cover up those pesky grey hairs – and we can all try it at home right now. The popular TV star took to her Instagram page on Wednesday to share a snap of her stunning brunette hairstyle which was parted glamorously to the side and looked in great condition. Dressed in a cute vibrant pink outfit Stacey said: "Every Shade of pink today for @loosewomen. There were so many lovely comments about my

  • Rachel Riley credits Strictly's Pasha Kovalev for being her 'support' during difficult times

    Rachel Riley has heaped praise on her boyfriend, Strictly Come Dancing star Pasha Kovalev. During an appearance on Thursday's Lorraine, the Countdown host confessed her partner has been an incredible support for when things get difficult. "He's gorgeous," she shared when touching upon the online abuse she has received. "He's just amazing. When you need a bit of support, that's when you know you're with the right person. He's a very good egg, Pash." The pair first met each other when they were partnered together on the BBC ballroom show over five years ago. They confirmed their romance a

  • Strictly's Kevin Clifton reveals exciting family news

    Kevin Clifton has revealed some very exciting family news to his fans – his younger sister, Joanne Clifton, has written a new musical! The dancer shared the promotional shot for the new show on Instagram, which was also created by Joanne's collaborator Ben Adams. "A new musical written by @realjoanneclifton and @benadamsuk," he wrote. He also proudly shared one of Joanne's Instagram Stories announcing her new venture. Kevin's fans were quick to share their best wishes on the news, with one writing: "Very talented family hope it’s a smash," and another adding: "Hope you get a part too!" Kevin with sister Joanne Joanne's own

  • Meghan Markle turns stylist in first royal patronage visit - all the best pictures

    Following the announcement of her new roles within the royal family, the Duchess of Sussex has made her first official visit to her new patronage Smart Works. Turning heads as she stepped out of her car on Thursday morning, Meghan - who is expecting her first child with Prince Harry in Spring - looked in great shape whilst greeting the crowds outside Smart Works, a charity which helps long term unemployed and vulnerable women regain the skills, confidence and tools to succeed at job interviews, return to employment and transform their lives. Just moments earlier, Kensington Palace revealed that the former actress

  • Holly Willoughby mixes leopard print and red - sending fans into a frenzy

    Holly Willoughby wore the leopard print pleated skirt of our dreams on Thursday morning, and quite frankly, we are obsessed! The 37-year-old stepped out in a glam red crew-neck jumper by the Duchess of Sussex's favourite high street store J.Crew, and the leopard print number was from Warehouse and priced at £49. As soon as Holly shared her daily 'outfit of the day' snap with her 5 million Instagram fans, they rushed to the comment section to give their verdict on her latest look. One follower wrote: "Love her and love the skirt!" another added: "Leopard and red! Love

  • Oscars 2019 have made a huge decision about the host after Kevin Hart quits

    The Oscars 2019 has been thrown into disarray over the past few weeks after their host, Jumanji star Kevin Hart, dropped out after a series of homophobic tweets from 2010 resurfaced. As such, people have been speculating on who will take his place, or whether Kevin will be reinstated as the host after apologising on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. However, according to Variety, the awards ceremony will now go ahead without a host at all for the first time in almost 30 years. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the Oscars in 2018 According to insiders, the producers of the show will instead invite

  • Loose Women's Ruth Langsford gets glam makeover

    Ruth Langsford shared a behind-the-scenes photo of herself getting a glamorous makeover ahead of a TV appearance on Wednesday, and it looks like she has a lot of fun with her hair and makeup team! The Loose Women panellist was getting ready to present QVC, where she has her own fashion line, and was getting her hair styled by hairdresser Patrick Wilson, while makeup artist, Sandy Macfarlane, was applying the finishing touches to her look. Sandy has been doing Ruth's makeup for the past few years, and often shares photos of her working her magic in the This Morning

  • Billie Faiers reveals details of flower girl and pageboy outfits for her spring wedding

    We are so excited for Billie Faiers! The former Mummy Diaries and TOWIE star spoke exclusively to HELLO! about her upcoming spring wedding to fiancé Greg Shepherd, revealing her outfit plans for the flower girls and page boys – and they sound super cute! Billie, who is mum to Nelly, three, and Arthur, one, said: "On the wedding day itself I'm going to have the kids as flower girls and page boys, they're going to be involved in everything." It won't be the first time that Billie's children melt hearts with their ensembles - the TV star has 1.8million

  • Pippa Middleton recycles her favourite sellout honeymoon dress

    Pippa Middleton has been enjoying an extended break in St. Barths with her husband James Matthews, baby son Arthur and extended family - including brother-in-law Spencer Matthews and Vogue Williams. The sun-drenched break looked idyllic in photographs that appeared on The Daily Mail, and when the 35-year-old departed the tropical Island, she wore a stunning dress by luxury label Maje. The pretty baby blue frock had printed motifs on the flirty, ra-ra hem and she added a contrasting black woven belt into the mix. The dress was the same number she wore on her honeymoon with James back in

  • Claire Foy scared by the Queen - but it's not what you might think!

    Claire Foy received worldwide recognition for her role as a young Queen Elizabeth II in the hit Netflix show The Crown, but little did she know that the part would come back to scare her! The First Man actress was chatting on the Ellen DeGeneres Show about the Golden Globe when a man dressed as the Queen burst out of a side table to give her a fright! The terrified star screamed in response as the audience laughed, and told the show's host, Ellen DeGeneres: "I have literally just had a heart attack! Who was that person? He really

  • See how the royal family have upped their Instagram game

    The royal family are moving with the digital times. Kensington Palace has upped their Instagram game lately, sharing posts that are more personal than ever. On Wednesday, the palace surprised their 7.1 million followers by posting a video of Prince William flying a helicopter in London. The footage from inside the chopper showed William manning the controls and flying from his home in Kensington Palace to the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel. Fans were able to see William's journey through his own eyes, bringing them even closer to the royal. The palace shared a photo from inside William's helicopter During Prince Harry

  • Strictly's Stacey Dooley just made an exciting announcement - and it involves makeup!

    Stacey Dooley is one busy lady right now. Fresh from winning the covetable glitter ball on Strictly Come Dancing, the 31-year-old is returning to our TV screens for a very exciting reason. Staying with the BBC, Stacey will be the host on Glow Up-Britain’s Next Make Up Star - a show aimed at finding the next big name in makeup artistry. The judges on the show will be two very established makeup artists, Dominic Skinner, who is Global Senior Artist for MAC Cosmetics, and Val Garland, L’Oreal Paris’s Global Makeup Director, the duo (as well as different celebrity guest

  • We think these £25 Marks & Spencer rainbow trainers are going to be an instant sellout

    Marks & Spencer is always our first port of call when it comes to new season must-haves. From THAT purple coat of dreams to the yellow silk dress everyone was talking about, there's always a new item on the top of our wish list. A New Year gives us all a great excuse to revamp our wardrobes for the months ahead, and the iconic high street brand has just announced their ultra-chic new collection of vegan-friendly footwear. And as part of the M&S Collection range, let us introduce you to these gorgeous rainbow trainers, that will set you back just

  • 10 wedding planning apps every bride-to-be needs

    So you've just got engaged – congratulations! Let's face it, while wedding planning is incredibly exciting, it can also be a little overwhelming with so many things to consider (and so much to book and pay for). Thankfully, there are a number of apps that will help make planning your big day a breeze, letting you tackle tasks such as managing your budget and creating your table plan on the go. Here are just a few you're going to want to download… Pinterest Where better to seek inspiration for every element of your wedding day than Pinterest? You can create boards

  • Why Princess Diana let go of more than 100 patronages

    The Duchess of Sussex has just been granted her first patronages, ticking off another royal 'first' since her wedding to Prince Harry. Meghan, so far, has been named patron of four charities or organisations. In total, the royals are currently patrons or presidents of more than 3,000 causes and in her time Princess Diana had links with more than 100 charities. But after her divorce from Prince Charles in 1996, the mother-of-two ended all of her patronages bar six. She kept her position as patron or president of Centrepoint, the English National Ballet, the Leprosy Mission, the National Aids Trust, London's

  • Celebrity daily edit: Duchess of Sussex patronage visit, Letizia recycling - video

    In today's Daily Edit we are excited to find out what four patronages the Duchess of Sussex has taken on and join her on her visit to one of them. We love seeing Queen Letizia of Spain frugally recycling one of her favourite jackets. And we find out what new project Joanne Clifton has in store... 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...

  • New Year royal style watch: see royal ladies' best outfits of the week

    Happy New Year royal style watchers! Just like us, Europe's royal ladies took a well-deserved break over the festive period so it was rather quiet on the regal outfit front. However, it's now back to work and some of our favourite Duchesses, Queens and Princesses have returned to the royal engagements circuit showcasing some chic ensembles. This week, Duchesses Meghan and Kate wore some gorgeous coats, Spain's Queen Letizia rocked two cool jackets and Zara Tindall wowed from her Australia holiday. Catch up on the first style watch of 2019 below… The Duchess of Sussex Meghan looked radiant on

  • Spencer Matthews shares never-before-seen picture of James Middleton from his wedding

    Ever since Pippa Middleton and James Matthews tied the knot in 2017, their families have grown close - with the clan celebrating big occasions and New Year's together. James' brother Spencer Matthews and his wife, Vogue Williams, joined the couple for a big family trip in St. Barths, where they were also joined by Pippa's younger sibling, James Middleton. Upon their return to London, it seems former Made In Chelsea star Spencer was feeling nostalgic as he reminisced about spending time with Pippa's brother.           View this post on Instagram                   Thought I’d share this fun snap of @jmidy and I on my

  • Dianne Buswell reveals new career goal – and it's very different to dancing

    Strictly Come Dancing star Dianne Buswell has revealed her goals for 2019, and one involves a very different career move. The professional dancer was appearing in boyfriend Joe Sugg's latest YouTube video, and said that she would like to become a school teacher! She said: "I want to become a school teacher – soon." Knowing how busy his girlfriend is, an amused Joe replied: "Do you realise you're on tour most of the year? How are you going to find time?" Agreeing, Dianne also said that she would like to have a better memory, and to read a book,

  • Meghan Markle picks a coat from Kate Middleton's favourite high street store for personal styling session

    The Duchess of Sussex looked blooming gorgeous on Thursday as she headed to the Smart Works Centre to greet women who have benefited from the charity's support system. The charity helps vulnerable and long-term unemployed women back into work through coaching and clothes. Meghan, 37, played stylist to two ladies, helping them pick some fabulous ensembles from rails of fabulous items.  Patsy Wardally, 55, from East London - who had been out of work for 16 years - spoke to HELLO! and said: "It was so exhilarating to meet the Duchess. She picked out a Hobbs cape, a pair

  • Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield in hysterics after Alison Hammond's latest stunt goes wrong

    Alison Hammond outdid herself on This Morning on Thursday after her skiing antics left Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield in hysterics! The happy-go-lucky presenter was reporting from Val d'Isère in the French Alps when she decided that while she can't ski, she can balance on an instructor's skis and go down the slopes that way. Upon trying it, the presenter only lasted a few seconds before falling, leaving Holly and Phil laughing from the studio. Alison joked that she was ok after falling off the skis Before trying her hand at the sport, Alison said: "I'm going to be in the

  • See how Meghan Markle's baby bump has grown from October to today

  • Everything you need to know about Death in Paradise season 8

    After months of waiting, fans of Death in Paradise will be delighted to hear that the drama will finally be back on Thursday 10 January! The series will see Ardal O'Hanlon return as DI Jack Mooney, alongside Joséphine Jobert, Tobi Bakare, Don Warrington and Elizabeth Bourgine, while welcoming a newcomer, Shyko Amos. The much-loved show will air at 9pm on BBC One. Ardal will return as DI Jack Mooney So what can you expect from the new series? The synopsis from the BBC reads: "From a popular local radio DJ killed while live on air, to a group of friends celebrating

  • Death in Paradise cast speak about Danny John-Jules exit for the first time - find out what they had to say

    Fans of Death in Paradise were disappointed to hear that Danny John-Jules wouldn't be reprising his role as Officer Dwayne Myers in the eighth series of the show, which will air on Thursday night on BBC One. His former cast mates have now spoken about his exit for the first time, with Josephine Jobert (Florence Cassell) admitting that it was "weird" not having the Strictly Come Dancing star around. Danny left the show ahead of season eight Chatting to Digital Spy, she said: "It felt a bit weird, because he's been here since the very beginning. His character was very strong

  • Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles are looking for a PA – and this is how you can apply

    Royal fans could have the chance of landing a dream job working for Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall. A new listing on LinkedIn has revealed that the couple are looking for an experienced PA to help organise their busy schedules. The successful candidate will be based at St James Palace and will be responsible for managing Charles and Camilla's diaries, as well as organising and assisting with visits, events and travel. The couple both go on many royal engagements and tours throughout the year, both together and separately. At the end of last year, they embarked on

  • Everything you need to know about the Game of Thrones prequel

    Jon Snow and Daenery Targaryen haven't even defeated the White Walker threat yet, and already we're talking about the next project in the Game of Thrones universe – the first (as-of-yet untitled) spin-off show of the hugely popular fantasy series. The full cast has recently been announced, along with some key information about what time the series will be set and which of George RR Martin's many stories about the history of Westeros it might be based on. Find out everything you need to know… What is it about? We'd be surprised if there was any mention of the characters we know

  • Zoe Ball shares family photos with children Woody and Nelly from trip to Paris

    Zoe Ball is gearing up to present the BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show in Chris Evans' place, but ahead of her big gig she took some time out to spend some quality time with her two children. Just after New Year's Day, Zoe took son Woody, 18, and Nelly, nine, to Paris for a few days, and shared some lovely pictures from their travels with her fans on Instagram. During their time in the French capital, the trio enjoyed hitting all the major attractions, including a visit to The Louvre, and a trip to the Eiffel Tower. Writing next

  • See your favourite Coronation Street stars on their wedding days

    Life on the cobbles is never dull, with our favourite Coronation Street stars facing an array of family, relationship and health struggles. However, these soap stars have had better luck off-screen and have shared details from their picture-perfect weddings with their fans – and some opened up about their nuptials exclusively in HELLO!. Following on from Tina O’Brien’s New Year’s Eve wedding, which was attended by colleagues including Lucy Fallon and Helen Worth, we take a look back at some other Coronation Street stars’

  • Holly Willoughby has the cutest style mini-me (and she's only 3)! See the adorable photos

    Holly Willoughby is one of those enviable celebs who has it all – a successful TV career, stunning looks, a beautiful family – and now, her own stylish mini-me. HELLO! readers, meet little Hollie. Three-year-old Hollie Lawlor, from Ireland, is the This Morning host's Instagram style twin – the miniature version – and we're obsessed with her beyond cute photos. Adorable Hollie loves nothing more than to dress up as her favourite star off the telly and her mum Pamela then shares the sweet snaps on her Instagram page, called Along Came Hollie. Amazing. We're not sure what we

  • Meghan Markle reveals her clever trick to stay calm at royal wedding

    With the eyes of the world watching, it would be understandable if the Duchess of Sussex was feeling a little nervous ahead of her royal wedding in May. But it appears Meghan found a clever way to control her nerves and feel more confident, which she shared with representatives of Smart Works, a charity of which she is now patron. Interview coach Marina Novis told HELLO! that Meghan had shared some confidence-boosting tips during an interview coaching session when she first visited the charity back in March 2018. Speaking to HELLO!’s royal correspondent Emily Nash, Marina explained: "It’s funny, she

  • Paul Hollywood's former brother-in-law killed in plane crash

    Paul Hollywood’s former brother-in-law has been killed in a tragic plane crash in Spain. Pilot Simon Moores’ light aircraft went down in a tragic accident on Wednesday, as he was flying from the Portugese town of Cascais to San Sebastian. A second British pilot was also killed when the aircraft crashed into Mount Hernio but has not yet been named. Simon had been documenting the lead up to his journey in a series of tweets, including sharing a photo taken from the cockpit with the caption: "Mountains of mid Spain." On the morning of the crash he appeared to suggest

  • Lisa Armstrong hints she's ready to find love again 1 year after Ant McPartlin split

    Lisa Armstrong has hinted that she’s ready to move on following her divorce from Ant McPartlin. The Strictly Come Dancing makeup artist retweeted a sweet message sent to her by a fan about finding “endless happiness”, almost a year since her split from Ant was announced. "@lisaAmakeup you have empowered so many... Wish you a life full of true love... endless happiness... fur babies need your love #MumFurAll," the message read, which appeared to have struck a cord with Lisa, as she shared it onto her own feed. It's been a year since Lisa and Ant announced their split It’s been a challenging