• Stephen Hawking passes away aged 76; his children pay tribute

    Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. The world-renowned British physicist died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday 14 March, his family has confirmed. In a statement, his children, Lucy, Robert and Tim said: "We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humour inspired people across the world. He once said, 'It would not be much of a universe if it

  • Kimberley Walsh admits she has grown apart from her Girls Aloud bandmates

    Kimberley Walsh has admitted she has grown apart from some of her former Girls Aloud bandmates. In an interview with the Sun, the 36-year-old singer revealed that she is no longer in regular contact with Sarah Harding and Nadine Coyle, but said her friendship with Cheryl and Nicola Roberts is stronger than ever. "I'm closest to Nicola and Cheryl now and I do see a lot more of them," she shared. "I do still speak to the others, but a bit more like you just check in with people that you work with, I guess. It's a different chapter

  • Stephen Hawking dies: Eddie Redmayne leads celebrity tributes

    The news of Stephen Hawking's death has promoted an outpouring of tributes from around the world. The British physicist and author of A Brief History of Time died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of 14 March at the age of 76. Among the first to pay tribute to the Oxford-born scientist was Eddie Redmayne, who won an Oscar for his portrayal of Stephen in The Theory of Everything. "We have lost a truly beautiful mind, an astonishing scientist and the funniest man I have ever had the pleasure to meet," he said in a

  • Michael Bolton opens up about the challenges he faced as an aspiring singer

    Michael Bolton is one of America's biggest music sensations. The 65-year-old has sold more than 75 million records over the course of a career spanning nearly five decades, with big hits including When a Man Loves a Woman and Missing You Now. But in a candid interview with HELLO!, Michael confessed that there were several moments in his life when he wanted to give up – particularly at the very start of his singing career. "There were a lot of experiences that were promising at the start," he shared. "You get to a point where you don't want to

  • Are Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez living together one month after confirming relationship?

    Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez have fuelled speculation that they have moved in together. The Strictly couple confirmed their relationship last month after weeks of rumours, and have since been flaunting their romance on social media. But it's the professional dancer's latest post which has left many wondering whether they are also now living together, with Gorka sharing a rather candid snap of the pair in bed together. In the caption, he teased: "Shall we watch a movie Gorka? Yeah ok then... 20 mins later @glouiseatkinson 4am starts are tough!" Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez posed for this sweet bed

  • McFly fans go into meltdown after Dougie Poynter launches new band

    Fans' hopes of a McFly comeback were dashed on Wednesday, after bassist Dougie Poynter revealed he has joined a new band. The 30-year-old announced that he has teamed up with two friends to launch INK, prompting questions from his followers about what it means for the future of McFly, who haven't released an album since their Greatest Hits in 2012. Sharing the news on Instagram, Dougie wrote: "I started writing some music with some mates of mine @mrcoreyalexander and @toddrodrigo. We are called INK. @ink.washere because we love Ralph Steadman." Dougie Poynter has launched a new band And it appears he is launching

  • Amanda Holden heaps praise on Ant McPartlin following his divorce and rehab stint

    There's no denying Ant McPartlin has had a difficult 12 months, leaving the spotlight to enter rehab for an addiction to painkillers and announcing his divorce to wife Lisa Armstrong. According to his Britain's Got Talent co-worker Amanda Holden, the TV presenter has managed to get through it thanks to his partner-in-crime Declan Donnelly and his wicked sense of humour. "You know he's come back and it's absolutely fine," Amanda told Heart FM. "It feels like nothing happened and that's rare and it's because of his tenacity and his sense of humour about it all." Amanda Holden has credited Ant

  • Peter Andre settles into Hollywood life as he mingles with celebrity friends including Heidi Klum and Blanket Jackson

    Peter Andre has taken to the LA way of living nicely, and it hasn’t taken him long to mingle with all the locals. The dad-of-four is currently out in the States filming his first ever film, The Undoing, and has been meeting up with a host of famous faces during his spare time. Documenting his adventure on Instagram, the Mysterious Girl singer has posed for photographs with the likes of the Jackson family, who he referred to as his "wonderful friends". Peter Andre met up with members of the Jackson family while in LA Posting a picture of himself standing with

  • Eamonn Holmes shares rare photo of son Declan as they enjoy day out at the races

    Eamonn Holmes treated his first-born to a day at the races – and it looks like they had a wonderful time! The This Morning host and his son Declan, 28, got dressed up to go to Cheltenham Festival, and both looked smart in suit jackets, crisp white shirts and colourful ties. Standing outside the grounds, the lookalike pair posed for a photo, which Eamonn later shared with his fans on Instagram. "Had a lovely day at #cheltenham festival with @declan08. Oddly enough there were a few other Irish there as well," he captioned the image. Eamonn Holmes and his son

  • Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield told to 'get a room' as they film Celebrity Juice

    Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield are the best of friends, are were delighted to star together on the Easter special of Celebrity Juice, in which Holly is a regular panellist for alongside Keith Lemon and Fearne Cotton. And fans were just as pleased after Holly shared a photo of the pair on set sporting Easter-themed headgear on her Instagram account. "Best team mate ever for our Easter special!!!" she wrote besides the picture, prompting one fan to joke: "Get a room you two." Others also took to commenting, with one saying: "Can literally not wait for this. My two