Gone but never forgotten: Amy Winehouse's star pals and family come together to raise funds for the homeless during Foundation tribute ball | UPDATED: 23:26 GMT, 20 November 2012 It's been almost 16 months since she tragically passed away but Amy Winehouse's memory is far from waning. A horde of her loved ones, star pals and pop star fans all turned out on Tuesday evening to pay tribute to her at the Amy Winehouse Foundation Ball. And they ensured it was a night to remember as Amy's friend and collaborator Mark Ronson hosted the night at the Dorchester Hotel in London.
My, he's grown! Stavros Flatley's Lagi Demetriou is as tall (and big) as his father as they take to the Royal Variety Performance stage | UPDATED: 01:53 GMT, 20 November 2012 They rose to fame and popularity as the tongue in cheek father and son act on Britain's Got Talent in 2009. And it seems Stavros Flatley are still doing well for themselves as they shared the stage with the likes of Girls Aloud and Neil Diamond on Monday night for the 100th Royal Variety Performance
Michael J Fox and wife Tracey Pollan pose as 'true love' for Gap's holiday campaign featuring famous atypical relationships | UPDATED: 01:00 GMT, 14 November 2012 For the 2012 holiday season, Gap has gone full throttle with both its eye-popping colour, and its in-love campaign stars. Michael J Fox and wife Tracy Pollan, Parks and Recreation's Aubrey Plaza, Boardwalk Empire's Jack Huston and the cast of NBC's The New Normal sentimentally star in the Love Comes in Every Shade holiday campaign
Smokin' hot! Female fire-fighters strip off for Britain's first ever all-women charity calender to raise money for Cancer Research UK The Fire Girls 2013 calender was made by women in South Yorkshire fire serviceNow on sale on eBay for 6 Strict rules about only showing bras, so as not to bring service into disrepute 'We desperately wanted to raise as much money as we could but also to maintain our dignity as well!' | UPDATED: 17:57 GMT, 13 November 2012 Firemen stripping down to their flame-retardant trousers for charity calendars is an end-of-the-year tradition all over the country. But it's never been done by the brave fire-fighting women of Britain's emergency services
Laura Carmichael- Downton Abbey's Lady Edith- on her humble beginnings, hanging out with her screen sisters, and how Julian Fellowes discovered a country pile hidden in her past | UPDATED: 17:29 GMT, 4 November 2012 Who needs RADA to teach actors to transform themselves when the British class system is alive and well, and doing such a good job on its own Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael, who plays Lady Edith, is explaining where she, a ‘boringly’ middle-class girl from Southampton, got the posh voice that trips so effortlessly off her tongue. She says she nailed it long before she even went to drama school where such things are perfected. ‘The Sixth Form college I went to was down the road from the boys’ school, Winchester College
Marion Cotillard gives an Oscar quality performance in Rust and Bone | UPDATED: 11:30 GMT, 2 November 2012 RUST & BONE (15) Verdict: Strong acting, weak script Anyone in search of genuinely Oscar-quality acting should go instead to Rust & Bone, a French romantic drama that makes tremendous use of Marion Cotillard as a trainer of killer whales who loses her legs but gains a man.
Marion Cotillard gives an Oscar quality performance in Rust and Bone | UPDATED: 01:33 GMT, 2 November 2012 RUST & BONE (15) Verdict: Strong acting, weak script Anyone in search of genuinely Oscar-quality acting should go instead to Rust & Bone, a French romantic drama that makes tremendous use of Marion Cotillard as a trainer of killer whales who loses her legs but gains a man. The special-effects are amazingly realistic, as is the leading lady’s luminous, anguished and extremely moving performance. Jacques Audiard’s follow-up to The Prophet will be a gruelling experience for some, especially as the male romantic interest is a loutish bare-knuckle fighter (Matthias Schoenaerts) with no manners and extremely primitive notions of how to look after his small son
Old favourites still getting played: Twister, cabbage patch dolls and Lego sets all feature on 2012 wishlist to Father Christmas | UPDATED: 14:38 GMT, 1 November 2012 If you are dreading the prospect of a child's Christmas list packed with hi-tech gadgets, take heart. You may find some rather familiar – and distinctly 1980s – toys on there instead
In a furious attack on the Government's child benefit cuts, Angela Epstein writes: 'It’s outrageous.
Old favourites still getting play: Twister, cabbage patch dolls and Lego sets all feature on Father Christmas's 2012 wishlist | UPDATED: 18:03 GMT, 31 October 2012 Get ready to dig deep parents, despite old favourites featuring high on this year’s Christmas toy wishlist it will still cost 650 to buy the lot. The good news is that with no computer console or laptop included, nothing on the list runs into three figures, but there are plenty of products costing 50 or more, meaning that to get everything on it would set parents back 653.87. The Toy Retailers Association has predicted the 13 different toys which will dominate the seasonal lists of British youngsters this year, with some surprising results