He is used to carrying out his duties in public but for the past three weeks, the Duke of Cambridge has been quietly at work on a top-secret assignment. William has spent a week with each of the three branches of the UK’s Intelligence Services – MI5, MI6 and GCHQ – working full-time alongside operatives and agents to get an understanding for their crucial roles. Speaking at the end of the placement, the Duke said: "Spending time inside our security and intelligence agencies, understanding more about the vital contribution they make to our national security, was a truly humbling experience.
Strictly Come Dancing's Tess Daly is absolutely devastated after accidentally running over the family's beloved dog Minnie. The TV star, who is married to radio DJ Vernon Kay, knocked down the Maltese Shih Tzu after builders reportedly left a door open at her home. Tess told The Sun on Sunday: "I’m devastated by this terrible accident. It’s a dog owner’s worst nightmare. It has had a huge effect on the whole family and we are heartbroken at losing Minnie. This has, and continues to be, a very emotional time for us all." Minnie with one of Tess and Vernon's little girls Minnie,
The Duchess of Sussex will be giving birth in the next few weeks, and as we eagerly await the exciting arrival of Prince Harry and Meghan's first child, there has been a lot of speculation about where she will deliver and who will be in the delivery room with her. The Mail on Sunday has reported that Meghan is opting for as natural a birth as possible and will not be enlisting the help of the Royal Household gynaecologists. In fact, HELLO! understands that while the Duchess is hoping to have as little medical intervention as possible when she gives
Amanda Holden burst into laughter on the first episode of Britain's Got Talent when one of the acts impersonated the Queen and joked she looked like the Duchess of Cornwall. The 48-year-old glamour puss cackled with delight when the BGT hopeful said: "It's so good to see a member of the royal family sitting next to Simon … it's lovely to see you, Camilla." Amanda saw the funny side of being compared to the 71-year-old royal and clapped her hands to applaud. The stunning judge shared the video on her Instagram account and captioned it: "Her majesty is VERY amused,"
Jamie Redknapp has been snapped leaving a London nightclub with a woman who looks very similar to his ex-wife, Louise Redknapp. The pair were photographed leaving the members-only hotspot, Annabel's, in the early hours of the morning over the weekend, and his female companion bared an uncanny resemblance to his wife of 19 years. While the 45-year-old former footballer was dressed smartly in a suit, his new rumoured girlfriend wore a long yellow patterned coat which she teamed with a black top. The new sighting of Jamie comes after his ex Louise admitted it was "easy to blame" him for
Mrs Hinch is having the busiest month of her life right now. To celebrate the launch of her debut book, Hinch Yourself Happy, she has embarked on a book tour to meet her 'Hinch Army' and thousands of her fans turned up to her first meet-and-greet which took place on Saturday afternoon at Lakeside shopping centre. The 29-year-old self-confessed cleaning fan took to Instagram Stories after the event to tell her 2.4 million followers: "My Hinchers, to say I am speechless would be an understatement. I'm now heading home and cannot put into words how I am feeling and how
In a revealing interview, Holly Willoughby has opened up about the reason why she usually refuses to publicly discuss her body image. Speaking to The Sunday Times Magazine, the 38-year-old presenter said: "I very deliberately don't talk about it. Just because I don't think it's helpful to the conversation, for women generally. As long as you are healthy and happy, that's really all that matters." She then added: "It's a personal thing for me, and I think that people get obsessive with it. On this show [This Morning] I've sat across the sofa from mums and dads who've lost
The newest series of Britain's Got Talent was one of the most anticipated TV show returns in recent times - and for good reason! On Saturday night, fans were delighted to see Ant McPartlin return to Declan Donelly's side on screen, after taking a year-long hiatus due to personal reasons. The super success of his TV return has now been confirmed, as it has been revealed that BGT brought in the biggest audience so far this year. A spokesperson told Metro: "BGT pulled in an average of 8.3 million, an audience share of 45 per cent and a peak
Peter Andre has always been a romantic, but his latest tribute to wife Emily MacDonagh might be the sweetest yet. The singer penned a message on his Instagram account on Saturday, writing: "For the first time in 45 years things are looking incredible for me here in America and I'm so grateful. Through it all, you Emily are my rock and I love you. I'm putting it on here so everyone knows what a legend you are. Behind every man…" How cute is that? Peter's fans seemed to think so, too, with one commenting: "I love a man who
The Duchess of Cornwall is no stranger to the royal spotlight, but it's now been revealed that she regularly attends engagements without any media coverage. In a profile of the Duchess in Town & Country magazine, royal reporter Victoria Murphy was told about the special, secret visits that she makes to the Royal Osteoporosis Society as their royal president. Lynn Faulds Wood, a British television personality and journalist who is another ambassador for the ROS, revealed: "She does secret visits. She does things that get no publicity." Claire Severgnini, chief executive of the society, also said that Camilla visits
Loose Women star Denise Welch has surprised fans by sharing a brilliant throwback photo of her first pregnancy. The 60-year-old mum-of-two shared the picture to celebrate her eldest son Matthew Healy's 30th birthday, which falls on Monday 8 April. Denise lovingly captioned the post: "30 yrs ago today. Before life changed forever! [love heart emojis]." The image captures a heavily pregnant Denise in 1989, pulling off some of-the-time fashions - including a fabulously voluminous hairstyle! READ: Exclusive! Stacey Solomon on baby excitement, maternity leave and body image Fans were quick to compliment the photo and share their best wishes to Matty,
The Oliviers is the biggest night in British theatre, and it was even more special for Strictly Come Dancing star Kevin Clifton - who was accompanied by his sister Joanne Clifton on the red carpet. The Strictly siblings looked great as they attended the star-studded event while walking arm-in-arm. In the run-up to the event, Kevin and Joanne shared their excitement about it with fans on their social media channels. "HONOURED to be presenting the 'Best Theatre Choreographer' at the @olivierawards 2019 with @realjoanneclifton!" wrote Kevin. READ: Loose Women's Denise Welch surprises fans with throwback pregnancy photo Joanne Clifton The pair posed