• Hollyoaks star Kirsty-Leigh Porter announces devastating stillbirth of baby daughter

    Hollyoaks star Kirsty-Leigh Porter has shared the devastating news that her baby daughter was born stillborn in December. The actress had revealed her pregnancy in November 2018, and went into labour the following month. Her statement read: "Our beautiful baby girl, Penny-Leigh Barber was born sleeping on the 21st of December 2018 at 6.49am, 29 weeks & 3 days young. My heart has never felt pain like it. Sleep sweetly our angel. We will always love you. Love your Mummy & Daddy. My Everything." Kirsty plays Leela Lomax in Hollyoaks The post was immediately flooded with thousands of comments from Kirsty-Leigh's friends

  • Matthew Wright reveals wife Amelia suffered birth complications and is still in hospital

    Matthew Wright has spoken for the first time about the birth of his baby daughter, revealing that wife Amelia suffered pre-eclampsia and is still in hospital with little Cassady – who was born prematurely weighing five and a half pounds. Returning to TalkRADIO on Tuesday, he said: "She cried which is good, and because she's premature she has to feed every three hours. Luckily, Amelia is still in hospital which means I don't have to do any of it. Amelia is doing good - she suffered pre-eclampsia which is why I had to rush from the studio on Friday." Matthew and

  • Declan Donnelly makes rare public appearance with wife Ali Astall

    Declan Donnelly and his wife Ali Astall enjoyed a rare night off from parenting duties on Tuesday as they enjoyed an evening out in Oxfordshire. The couple attended the opening party for Mollie's Motel & Diner, in Buckland, and were all smiles as they posed for photos at the star-studded launch, attended by celebrities including Paloma Faith, Richard Bacon and Jeremy Clarkson. Their appearance follows a week on from Ant and Dec's successful night at the National Television Awards, which saw them pick up the accolade for Best Presenter for the eighteenth time. The TV duo – who were

  • HELLO! World Exclusive: Rafa Nadal engaged to girlfriend of 14 years Mery Perelló

    Rafael Nadal is engaged to his long-term girlfriend, Mery Perelló! The beautiful couple, who have been in a committed relationship for 14 years, are set to tie the knot this autumn in a Mallorca-based ceremony. HELLO!'s sister publication HOLA! has revealed that Rafa proposed to Mery, also known as Xisca, back in May during a romantic trip to Rome, but the couple kept it private for the first eight months of their engagement. The pair are set to tie the knot later this year Rafa previously hinted to HELLO! that he would love to have children with Mery, explaining: "Obviously, I

  • Strictly's AJ Pritchard reveals exciting news during tour

    With the Strictly Come Dancing tour in full swing, AJ Pritchard has had dancing well and truly on his mind. But there has been another show that he is looking forward to – Get On The Floor – which kicks off in March. And this week, AJ revealed some exciting news about it. Taking to Instagram, the dancer shared a photo from the auditions for the production, and wrote next to it: "I’m so EXCITED... Casting is now complete for my Brand NEW Show ‘Get on The Floor Live,’ i can’t wait for you guys to see it... -

  • Amanda Holden's khaki jumper is all kinds of cosy and we want it ASAP

    Every time we check out Amanda Holden's Instagram, we wish we could take a rifle through her never-ending wardrobe. On Tuesday, the gorgeous Britain's Got Talent star shared a picture on both her Instagram Stories AND her feed, wearing a stunning sage green jumper. Clutching a plate of cakes from Marks & Spencer in the snap, we bypassed the goodies and fixated on the knitwear staple, which is from luxury high street store Reiss. The £135 jumper was made in a lovely loose-fitting ribbed design and it had a V-neck and long sleeves. The perfect capsule wardrobe piece, it

  • Karen Clifton gets romantic visit from boyfriend David Webb during Strictly tour

    Karen Clifton has been travelling around the country with the Strictly Come Dancing tour, and received a special visitor on Tuesday – her new boyfriend David Webb! The opera singer shared on his Instagram Story that he had arrived in Liverpool to watch the show, even posting a video of Karen dancing. He cryptically wrote, "I can't take my eyes off that @aljazskorjanec" – despite the fact Aljaz wasn't to be seen on the stage – yet Karen was the focus of the clip. Karen with her tour partner Graeme Swann Earlier on Tuesday, David had shared a cheeky post after

  • Beautiful in berry! Queen Maxima channels Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle

    We're loving this latest look from the stunning Queen Maxima! The Netherlands monarch stepped out on Tuesday in an all-berry ensemble, wowing onlooking crowds. The royal attended a 'cultural diversity at the top' meeting at Social Economic Council in her home country. Mum-of-three Maxima also paid a visit to the company AFAS Software, who won the King Willem I award – viewed as the Oscar for businesses in the Netherlands. The royal certainly dressed for business in the sophisticated one-tone outfit, which reminded us of recent looks of both Duchess Kate and Duchess Meghan. Deep berry is clearly one

  • Strictly's Kevin Clifton will be feeling sentimental next week – and here's why

    Strictly Come Dancing winner Kevin Clifton has been touring the UK since last week, as he stars in the theatre production Rock of Ages, where he plays Stacee Jaxx. And next week, the dancer will be feeling sentimental when he goes on the stage to perform, as the show will be coming to his beloved hometown, Grimsby. Kevin shared his excitement on Instagram Stories, posting a photo of the venue and writing: "Grimsby next week!!" Kevin often talks about his hometown, which was where he learnt to dance from a young age. The 36-year-old was raised by his dance

  • Inside Hollywood stars Lady Gaga, Glenn Close and Richard E. Grant's lavish homes

    They're the toast of awards season, having been nominated for top accolades at the Oscars and BAFTAs, but where do the likes of Lady Gaga and Glenn Close spend their free time away from the red carpet? These Hollywood A-listers have shared glimpses inside their homes on social media, and they're just as beautiful as you would imagine. While Best Actress nominee Lady Gaga lives in a luxurious Lady Gaga mansion, Richard E. Grant owns properties in both London and the Cotswolds. Scroll through the gallery to take a look behind closed

  • Meghan Markle is radiant in blush pink at the National Theatre - and we love her unique clutch!

    The Duchess of Sussex looked incredible on Wednesday as she visited the National Theatre for the first time since becoming its patron. The pregnant wife of Prince Harry dazzled in a brand new outfit that consisted of an elegant blush pink dress with coordinating jacket by Brandon Maxwell and chic cream Aquazurra heels. The royal, who is pregnant with her first child, wore her brunette locks tied back in her trademark messy bun and carried a cool, CH carolina herrera cream and gold clutch. Meghan, 37, looked to be in great spirits as she met with staff and learned more about the

  • Jonathan Ross pays heartbreaking tribute to mum Martha after she passes away

    Jonathan Ross revealed the very sad news that his mum Martha had passed away on Wednesday, at the age of 80. The TV presenter took to Twitter to post an emotional tribute, describing his mum as a "glamorous" and "vivacious" woman. He wrote: "Today, my family and I will gather to say goodbye to our mum, grandma, great-grandma. Martha. A wonderful, loving, glamorous, thoughtful, vivacious woman. Always smiling. Always happy. Always putting us first. We were so lucky to have her. We love you mum x." Jonathan's followers were quick to send messages of support to him and his

  • Holly Willoughby's tartan Zara dress has already been worn by Lorraine Kelly

    Holly Willoughby looked as fabulous as ever on Wednesday morning, dazzling viewers with a navy and bright blue check dress from high street store Zara. The £79.99 number is sadly a past-season buy and what's more, it has already been worn by Lorraine Kelly AND Jane Moore. The fancy frock featured a sleek fit-and-flare midi skirt, nipped-in waist, high neckline and three-quarter-length sleeves. Holly, 37, teamed the tartan number with a pair of classic black high heels shoes by the Duchess of Cambridge's favourite high street store L.K.Bennett. The mother-of-three wore her trademark bob in a slight wave and

  • Jennifer Lopez reveals the secret to her incredible abs at 49

    She may be just months away from her 50th birthday, but Jennifer Lopez is looking better than ever – and it's all down to a special ten-day detox diet. The Second Act star has cut sugar and carbohydrates out of her diet for the past week, and showed off the impressive results on Instagram on Tuesday. Cutting a figure women half her age would be proud of, J.Lo flaunted her incredibly toned abs and arms in a photo of herself posing in a pink bikini top and gym leggings. "Day 9 and feelin'… like I can't wait for Day 10,"

  • Harry Redknapp reveals who he missed nearly as much as Sandra while in I'm A Celebrity – and it's pretty sweet!

    Harry Redknapp's love for his wife Sandra was clear for everyone to see during his time in the I'm A Celebrity jungle. The former football manager delighted viewers and his fellow camp mates as he spoke about how much he adored her, and he admitted that he found it hard being apart from her as the pair were used to talking on the phone up to ten times a day. However, there were another two very special family members that Harry missed nearly as much. During an appearance on ITV's Britain's Favourite Dogs, Harry said of his beloved bulldogs

  • Watch the sweet moment adorable girl strokes Kate Middleton's hair

    Prince William and Duchess Kate met hundreds of well-wishers during their visit to Dundee on Tuesday, including schoolchildren who had braved the chilly weather to catch a glimpse of the royals. One lucky girl even managed a gentle stroke of the Duchess's hair – and the standout moment was captured on camera. In a meet and greet outside the Crescent Community Centre, footage showed a little girl reaching out and stroking Kate's perfectly tended-to tresses. Clearly charmed by the youngster, the mum-of-three didn't pull away but leaned further forward and flashed a smile at the inquisitive child. While in Scotland, the

  • Six fun activities Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's children can do in Windsor

    With their first baby on the way, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are preparing for the next chapter in their lives - moving into their new family home in Windsor. And while the pair have gotten used to married life in London, the royal couple have made a monumental decision to bring up their future children just 100 miles away from the city. It was announced in December that Prince Harry and Meghan will move to Frogmore Cottage on the Windsor Estate ahead of the arrival of their unborn child. Harry and Meghan's new home is a special place

  • Kate Middleton's best BAFTA dresses over the years

    It's nearly BAFTA time again so get ready for all those show-stopping gowns, dazzling jewels and high heel heaven. The red carpet is all about A-listers' outfit choices, but don't forget some of our favourite royals often attend too, giving us a double hit of glamour. The Duchess of Cambridge has graced the BAFTAs twice over the years, in 2017 and 2018, as well as popping into the BAFTA Brits to Watch event way back in 2011. All of her outfits have been stunning, so as 2019 ceremony draws near, we decided to relive Kate's past BAFTA looks –

  • Best photos from Meghan Markle's starry appearance at National Theatre

    The Duchess of Sussex made a starry appearance at the National Theatre on Wednesday, visiting in her new role as patron. Meghan, and her baby bump, wrapped up from the cold in a blush pink dress with matching blazer. She had her hair neatly up and looked naturally radiant. The mother-to-be waved to well-wishers as she arrived at London's Southbank and was greeted by cheers from royal

  • Wait until you see Geri Halliwell's ball gown - we guarantee it will blow your mind

    Geri Horner has teamed up with Holly Willoughby's stylist Angie Smith to help her revamp her wardrobe and we have to say, she's done an incredible job. The Spice Girl shared a picture on Instagram of her latest look - an enormous red ball gown. In fact, if we didn't know better, we would think it was borrowed from a Disney film! The stunning red, Cinderella-style dress was made of layers and layers of tulle, had a dramatic, bombastic skirt and was from high end brand Monsoori. It appeared that Geri was taking part in a photo-shoot and proceeded

  • Prince Harry reveals his worries as a dad-to-be

    The Duke of Sussex has opened up about his concerns surrounding the issues facing young people today, and how becoming a father in the spring has made him more determined than ever to help resolve them. Prince Harry raised his worries in a powerful speech at a roundtable discussion with Commonwealth young leaders at Lancaster House in London on Wednesday. He said: "As someone who is about to become a father, I am acutely aware of our shared responsibility to make this world more resilient and its inhabitants more accountable for the next generation. The only way to see

  • How to clean a white shirt – mum shares genius £2.20 hack to remove stains

    Parents will know how difficult can be to keep their children's white school shirts clean, but the answer may be a £2.20 product originally designed to sterilise baby bottles. One mum has shared her genius hack to clean white fabrics, after discovering that Milton's Sterilising Fluid is also effective as a stain remover. Ashley Baxter from Glenrothes, Scotland, made her discovery on a fan page for cleaning influencer Mrs Hinch, and couldn't resist sharing it on Facebook afterwards, where it soon went viral. Sharing a before-and-after look at her child's school polo shirt, Ashley wrote: "OK so I'm slightly embarrassed

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  • The Duchess of Cornwall stuns in an outfit JUST like Kate Middleton's in Somerset

    The Duchess of Cornwall looked fresh and ready for action on Wednesday morning as she paid a visit to Frome Men's Shed, in Frome, Somerset. The royal was at the establishment to learn more about the work of 'Compassionate Frome'. We loved her outfit, which consisted of a black cape and tartan top and skirt combo, which really reminded us of the Duchess of Cambridge's Q by McQueen coat she wore in Dundee the day before. The wife of Prince Charles wore a frosted lipstick, subtle eye-shadow and wore her hair in a bouffant style with plenty of volume. The Duchess wrapped

  • Fearne Cotton forced to address rumours of her marriage breakdown

    Fearne Cotton has been forced to address reports that her marriage to Jesse Wood is on the rocks. The radio presenter, who has been married to guitarist Jesse for four years, took to Twitter to clarify the rumours. It comes after Fearne wrote a column in Red magazine, admitting that she and Jesse went through a rough patch last year. But Fearne was quick to point out that many of the reports only highlighted the lows she had written about. "Not surprising how my articles in RED magazine get twisted online and in the press," she tweeted. "@JesseWood [and I]

  • Loose Women's Janet Street Porter bags a role in another huge soap

    Janet Street Porter was preparing to make her soapland debut Down Under on Wednesday, as she announced a cameo appearance that she's making on Neighbours! The Loose Women panellist exclusively shared with viewers that she'll be appearing on the long-running soap on 29 April. The 72-year-old broadcaster told the live audience and viewers at home: "When I was in Australia I flew to Melbourne, and I have a role in Neighbours. I am appearing as myself, I have more than one line. I'm not allowed to say any more because we're keeping it very quiet." She then explained how

  • Robbie Williams' daughter Teddy shows incredible strength during family day out

    Robbie Williams and Ayda Field's oldest daughter Teddy spent some quality time with her mum on the beach over the weekend, and even helped the Loose Women panellist when it came to walking their pet dogs. Ayda shared a cute video of Teddy taking the lead of their dog Mrs Showbiz, who was nearly double the little girl's size! Ayda can be heard in the background saying: "Oh, Mrs Showbiz is getting walked by Teddy, what a lucky boy. Ah, look at my little Teddy walking the dogs." In the caption, Ayda wrote: "Teddy walking her dogs, or is

  • Celebrity daily edit: Meghan's radiant day out, Rafael Nadal's engagement - video

    In today's Daily Edit we join the Duchess of Sussex as she heads to the National Theatre in London in her new role as patron. We exclusively reveal that Rafael Nadal is set to marry his girlfriend of 14 years. And we our saddened to hear about Hollyoak's actress Kirsty-Leigh Porter's tragic loss... 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...

  • Lady Frederick Windsor is stunning in all-black outfit at the opera

    Lady Frederick Windsor made a rare appearance on Wednesday evening in London when she attended La Boheme at the English National Opera. The stunning royal - who is also known as actress Sophie Winkleman and appeared in shows such as Waking the Dead and Peep Show – looked elegant in an all-black outfit at the performance. Sophie, 38, wore an off-the-shoulder sheer black top with thin straps, some slim-fit black trousers and knee-high boots. She seemed to be in good spirits as she posed for photographers alongside PR Director Zarar Rushdie. Lady Frederick is married to Lord Frederick Windsor,

  • Good Morning Britain star Piers Morgan shares a peek inside his 2 luxurious homes

    Piers Morgan is known as the outspoken and opinionated host of Good Morning Britain, who loves to rile up his co-presenters Susanna Reid and Charlotte Hawkins. And when he's not entertaining viewers on the GMB sofa, he has two beautiful homes to retreat to – a city townhouse in west London and a country retreat in the sleepy East Sussex village of Newick. The former Britain's Got Talent judge often shares photos of both properties on Instagram, giving a glimpse at family life with his wife Celia Walden and their daughter Elise, as well as his three sons Albert, Spencer

  • Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking words to EastEnders star Jake Wood after Alzheimer's diagnosis

    EastEnders actor Jake Wood has revealed his former co-star, Dame Barbara Windsor, turned to him for advice following her diagnosis with Alzheimer's disease. The iconic actress was diagnosed with dementia in 2014, with her husband Scott Mitchell confirming the heartbreaking news with her fans in May. Jake, who plays Max Branning in the BBC soap, spoke to Daily Star about the 81-year-old star's diagnosis, saying: "I spoke to Barbara about it quite early on and she was asking, 'Why did it happen to me?' And I didn't have an answer." Jake Wood has opened up about Barbara Windsor's Alzheimer's diagnosis "It's

  • You can now see Princess Margaret's 21st party dress at the V&A - all the details

    We all know that fashion is a form of art and there really is nothing chicer than a great fashion exhibition. Well, exciting style news HELLO! readers, because  The Victoria & Albert museum is preparing to open its doors on 2 February to Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams. Amongst the stunning couture gowns that range from from 1947 to the present day, there's a certain party frock that you may be interested in - the Christian Dior dress that Princess Margaret wore for her 21st birthday celebrations.The stunning design, made famous by photographer Cecil Beaton's official birthday portrait of Margaret in 1951, is on loan from

  • Emmerdale's Maya Stepney's backstory teased in dark storyline

    Emmerdale star Louisa Clein has been portraying schoolteacher Maya Stepney in the soap's controversial grooming storyline, and the actress has teased that there could be a backstory behind her character's troubling behaviour. Talking to The Mirror, the mum-of-three said: "Maya doesn’t think she's doing anything wrong. She is obviously very damaged, she is desperately insecure, she is needy." Louisa – who has been working closely with charity Barnardo's – added: "One of the social workers from Barnardo's was telling me often abusers have been abused in their childhood. It is almost as if the emotional part of their brain

  • Emmerdale actor James Moore passionately speaks out on disability after awards win

    Following his win for Best Newcomer at the National Television Awards last week, Emmerdale actor James Moore - who has Ataxic cerebral palsy - has spoken out about how he wants to see more disabled actors on the screen. The actor (currently playing Charity Dingle's estranged son Ryan Stocks) opened up to Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield on Tuesday's This Morning. The 26-year-old said: "I'd like to get into a position where we're putting more disabled actors in the industry and we're casting them in more roles, because there aren't a lot out there." He continued: "And in my

  • Meghan Markle just paid a romantic tribute to Prince Harry with her outfit - did you spot it?

    The Duchess of Sussex looked incredibly well put-together on Wednesday afternoon as she paid a visit to the National Theatre for the first time since becoming its patron. We loved her blush pink ensemble by Brandon Maxwell - sleek, tailored and oh-so-swish. The top and blazer combo hugged her growing frame and neatly covered her adorable baby bump. But did you notice her shoes? Her fabulous lace-up nude heels by Aquazzura - which totally coordinated with her outfit - were actually the very same shoes she wore to her and Prince Harry's first official photocall together when they announced

  • What's coming to Netflix, NOW TV and Amazon Prime UK in February 2019 - our top picks

    Oh, is it too cold to go outside still? We guess that means we'll have to stick on the telly and catch-up on some of our favourite shows. Luckily, there are some brilliant ones coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime and NOW TV in February in the UK. From dystopian dramas to wholesome comedies, take a look through our top picks of shows to stream… Netflix American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace - 1 February Finally tune in and watch the show that has made perhaps the biggest wave during awards season, with Darren Criss (who plays Andrew Cunanan) picking up

  • Love It or List It star Kirstie Allsopp's house is as beautiful as you would expect

    Kirstie Allsopp has been on our screens for almost 20 years on Location, Location, Location and now Love It or List It, so it's no surprise that her own home is impeccably styled. The 47-year-old lives in Notting Hill, London, with her husband Ben Anderson and their two sons, Bay and Oscar, and often shares glimpses inside the property on

  • What the royals' handwriting says about them – and it might surprise you

    Who knew your handwriting could reveal so much about your personality? We spoke to Emma Bache, graphologist and author of Reading between the Lines, who decoded what certain royals' manuscript says about them. How they cross their 't's and dot their 'i's reveals more than you may think. Let's start with the Duchess of

  • Ant and Dec reach out to Jonathan Ross following mum's death

    Shortly after Jonathan Ross announced the sad news of his mother's passing, the chat show host was inundated with condolence messages. On Wednesday morning, Jonathan told his followers that family would be saying goodbye to his mum Martha Ross, who passed away aged 80. His friends including - Ant and Dec - were some of the first to reach on Twitter, with the Geordie duo simply sharing a love-heart emoji. EastEnders star Shane Richie wrote: "What a lady, what a bloody great lady. I remember how nervous I was on my very first day on Albert Square back in

  • Danny Dyer set to host new Saturday night gameshow - details

    Following the huge success of his hilarious (and, we have to admit, pretty educational) show Right Royal Family, Danny Dyer is reportedly set to host a new Saturday night gameshow. According to The Sun, the 42-year-old EastEnders star will start filming for BBC series The Wall in February. It is said to be based on its American counterpart, where players can win up to £9m cash by dropping balls down a massive 40ft wall. A TV insider told the paper: "Danny’s banter and humour is why the public like him and they [the BBC] are hoping to capitalise on

  • Producer confirms whether Meghan Markle will be on final season of Suits

    After it was announced that Suits season nine will be it's last, fans hoped that Meghan Markle and Patrick J. Adams, who played Rachel Zane and Mike Ross in Suits respectively, might have reprised their roles for the finale. However, the producer of the hit series, Aaron Korsh, has now said that they are "not currently pursuing" the Duchess of Sussex to make an appearance in the hit l show – but Patrick could well make a return! Meghan won't be appearing in the final season Chatting at the Television Critics Association press tour, Aaron Korch said: "We're not currently pursuing

  • Meghan Markle sneaks in to surprise group of children - see special reason why

    Mum-to-be Duchess Meghan showed just how great she is with children as she surprised a group of young performers at a visit to the National Theatre on Wednesday. Meghan - who was a successful actress in hit US legal drama series Suits - visited the theatre for the first time since succeeding the Queen as its patron. As part of the engagement, she watched a performance by children from Edith Neville Primary School that was inspired by War Horse. The Duchess revealed that she 'snuck' in to catch them performing, saying: "I snuck in and watched. I didn’t want

  • These Marks & Spencer shoes will have everyone thinking they're Chanel

    If like us you've been lusting after the Chanel beige and black sling backs for some time, this news is going to make your day – and maybe even your season. Our trusty high street friend M&S has only gone and brought out a near perfect replica that we want to buy RIGHT NOW. We actually can't believe how amazing the M&S pair are – similar cute black toe and just the right kitten heel. Love! Marks are selling their Leather Block Heel Slingbacks for just £39.50, which is a complete bargain compared to Chanel's £650 goatskin and grosgrain

  • This royal family are moving to Paris

    Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark are set to move to Paris with their two children, Prince Henry and Princess Athena, later this year. The exciting move is happening because the Prince has been invited to participate in France's highest ranking military training course. The big announcement was made by the royals on Wednesday in a statement which explained that Joachim is the first Danish officer to participate in the course. He is expected to stay there with his family from September this year until summer 2020. READ: Meghan Markle sneaks in to surprise group of children - see

  • John Barrowman reveals future TV plans with Emily Atack

    John Barrowman has teased I'm a Celebrity fans by discussing further TV plans with former campmate Emily Atack. According to John, the two fan favourites are waiting for the right opportunity for the next project. Speaking to The Sun, he revealed: "I want to make sure I'm going to enjoy doing it and have fun at it, I don't just want to do a quick one off thing." Referring to Emily, he continued: "I want something that'll show off her personality and our friendship together and hopefully have something that has longevity to it. That's what we're looking at."