Mistakes, regret and how the Queen learnt being a mother is the job that matters most

Mistakes, regret and how the Queen learnt being a mother is the job that matters most | UPDATED: 07:51 GMT, 23 November 2012 There was a meeting of minds at Buckingham Palace this week as Kate Winslet stepped up to receive her CBE. When the Queen asked if she likes her job, Winslet replied that indeed she does — ‘but I love being a mum even more’

Childhood sweethearts Brenda Loy and Fred Wilcock from Yorkshire reunited 60 years later

It must be love! Childhood sweethearts separated in 1948 reunited over 60 YEARS LATER (and they're still as besotted as ever) Brenda Loy, 82, and Fred Wilcock, 81, grew up in South Yorkshire The pair were best friends from the age of four to 17Separated when Fred left to do military service in 1948Chance meeting brought them back together | UPDATED: 20:53 GMT, 22 November 2012 A pair of childhood sweethearts who were inseparable during their younger years have revealed how fate brought them back together after more than 60 years apart. Brenda Loy, 82, and Fred Wilcock, 81, were best friends growing up in the village of Hoyland in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, from the ages of four to 17. And they are now enjoying their golden years together after becoming separated when Fred left for military service in 1948.

37-year-old mother becomes world"s best female bodybuilder after taking up the sport just three years ago to boost her confidence

37-year-old mother becomes world's best female bodybuilder after taking up the sport just three years ago to boost her confidence Took up the sport after the breakdown of her marriage Has already been voted 'Ms Shape' and 'Miss World' | UPDATED: 19:26 GMT, 6 November 2012 A mother-of-two has become the world’s best female bodybuilder after only starting training three years ago.

Dianna Agron goes for ethereal spotted frock AND matching polka dot bag on shopping trip

That's a bit dotty! Dianna Agron goes for ethereal spotted frock AND matching polka dot bag on shopping trip | UPDATED: 14:54 GMT, 6 November 2012 They say a leopard can never change its spots, but it appears Dianna Agron certainly doesn't have that problem.

Samantha Brick meets Scary Spice Mel B: Spice Girl did not warm to writer on The Kyle And Jackie O Show

Miaow! So much for girl power: What happened when Samantha Brick met Mel B The two women met on Australia's The Kyle And Jackie O radio show | UPDATED: 08:22 GMT, 19 October 2012 Earlier this week – an unsociable Sunday evening as it happens – I agreed to a request I'd received to be interviewed by an Australian radio show, The Kyle And Jackie O Show. Its producers were doggedly persistent in pursuing me for over a month, insisting that their hosts were dying to have me on their show.

One Direction"s Liam Payne explains the reasons behind his newly shaved hair

'I just fancied it for the day!' One Direction's Liam Payne explains the reasons behind his newly shaved hair | UPDATED: 13:47 GMT, 5 October 2012 He stunned fans when he swapped his artfully-styled crop for an edgy shaved new 'do. And now One Direction's Liam Payne has opened up about the reasons behind his trendy new look.

One Direction"s Liam Payne splits from girlfriend Danielle Peazer after spending "more and more time apart"

Back on the market: One Direction's Liam Payne splits from girlfriend Danielle Peazer after spending 'more and more time apart' | UPDATED: 00:55 GMT, 26 September 2012 He's spent much of the year touring the world with the rest of One Direction. But it would seem the pressures of sustaining a predominantly long-distance relationship have got too much for Liam Payne, who has reportedly called time on his relationship with dancer girlfriend Danielle Peazer. The couple had been dating for two years after first meeting when One Direction were competing on The X Factor back in 2010

Teenage lovers back together 20 years later after chance meeting in a bakery

The flour of love: Teenage lovers back together 20 years later after chance meeting in a bakery | UPDATED: 20:10 GMT, 25 September 2012 A couple who split up 20 years ago have got married after a chance meeting in a bakery. Confectioner Claire Woodward, 37, had not seen former boyfriend Gary Statham since they broke up in 1990 until her employer sent her to work in a different shop for the day

The REAL price of feminism: Modern men expect women to go Dutch on dates now theres equality in the workplace

The REAL price of feminism: Modern men expect women to go Dutch on dates now there's equality in the workplace | UPDATED: 16:41 GMT, 21 September 2012 It seems that chivalry is dead thanks to growing financial pressures and greater equality at work as men are becoming increasingly unwilling to cover the cost of a first date. The latest survey revealed that most men would now ask for a contribution from a female partner on a first date with the vast majority (51 per cent) happier to go Dutch and split the bill. The true gentlemen out there are numbered – with just under one third of those polled saying they would still pay for a first meeting