Jackie Green: Transgender beauty queen praises her amazing family ahead of BBC documentary

Pausing puberty aged 12 saved my life: Transgender beauty queen praises her amazing family ahead of BBC documentary on her mission to become Miss England Jackie Green, 19, was born a boy named Jack After seven attempts to kill herself and two years on suicide watch her parents let her become a girl On her 16th birthday she became the youngest person in the world to have a gender reassignment surgeryBBC3 documentary follows her mission to become Miss England | UPDATED: 18:18 GMT, 20 November 2012 Aged 16 Jackie Green became the youngest person in the world to undergo transgender surgery. Now as a 19-year-old woman, Jackie has made history once again by becoming the first transgender Miss England finalist, and a BBC3 documentary to be aired tonight follows the teen's mission to become a beauty queen.

X Factor 2012: Chris Maloney considers quitting show after producer blasts him over continued lateness

Chris Maloney considers quitting X Factor after producer blasts him with foul mouthed rant over continued lateness | UPDATED: 12:19 GMT, 13 November 2012 Christopher Maloney has become public enemy number one on the X Factor after turning up late yet again to rehearsals. The Scouser was on the receiving end of a foul mouthed rant from an under pressure show boss who called his behaviour 'f*****g unacceptable'.

Miss Nevada beauty queen gets to keep her crown despite posting raunchy photo with porn star Ron Jeremy

Miss Nevada beauty queen gets to keep her crown despite posting raunchy photo with porn star Ron Jeremy | UPDATED: 16:57 GMT, 9 November 2012 Miss Nevada 2012 came close to losing her crown after she reportedly posed for a crude photo with porn star Ron Jeremy, but the 26-year-old has been spared her title. Jade Kelsall, who was the third runner-up in the Miss USA contest, posted a picture on her Facebook that showed her simulating a sex act while she hugged Mr Jeremy at a bar

Lucy Spraggan thanks fans for support after quitting The X Factor

'You've been incredible': Lucy Spraggan thanks fans for support after quitting The X Factor | UPDATED: 01:05 GMT, 6 November 2012 Lucy Spraggan has thanked fans for their 'incredible' support after quitting The X Factor this weekend. The 21-year-old singer left the competition after she was deemed too ill to perform by doctors and has chosen not to take a 'free pass' to the next round for a second week running. And the aspiring pop star took to Twitter on Monday to thank fans for standing by her and her decision.

"You"ve been incredible": Lucy Spraggan thanks fans for support after quitting The X Factor

'You've been incredible': Lucy Spraggan thanks fans for support after quitting The X Factor | UPDATED: 20:54 GMT, 5 November 2012 Lucy Spraggan has thanked fans for their 'incredible' support after quitting The X Factor this weekend. The 21-year-old singer left the competition after she was deemed to ill to perform by doctors and has chosen not to take a 'free pass' to the next round for a second week running. And the aspiring pop star took to Twitter on Monday to thank fans for standing by her and her decision

As a new version of their classic album Barcelona is released, soprano Montserrat Caball remembers Queen

As a new version of their classic album Barcelona is released, soprano Montserrat Caball remembers the Queen legend | UPDATED: 17:28 GMT, 4 November 2012 When Freddie Mercury announced he wanted to record with the Spanish soprano Montserrat Caball, everyone, including the other members of Queen, thought he’d gone mad. But he refused to be talked out of it and their first collaboration, on the single Barcelona, reached the Top 10 in October 1987. Caball so enjoyed the experience she suggested they make a joint album of the same name.

Underwear Queen Michelle Mone gives her ex-husband a deadline of tomorrow to buy her out of their lingerie empire

Underwear Queen Michelle Mone gives her ex-husband a deadline of tomorrow to buy her out of their lingerie empire | UPDATED: 14:57 GMT, 1 November 2012 Entrepreneur: Michelle started her career as a model before founding Ultimo. She is now thought to be worth 39 million Bra tycoon Michelle Mone has given her ex-husband until tomorrow to buy control of their multi-million pound lingerie business. Ms Mone split from husband Michael last Christmas over his relationship with Ultimo designer Samantha Bunn, 31.

Chris Brown stops by as Rihanna goes green for her Hollywood Halloween party

Scream queen! Chris Brown stops by as Rihanna goes green for her Hollywood Halloween party | UPDATED: 19:37 GMT, 1 November 2012 She was the picture of sophistication earlier in the day, but Rihanna went all out for her Halloween party on Wednesday evening. Dressed all in green, the popstar looked like a carnival queen, wearing a green veil and sparkling green dress as she hosted the bash at Greystones Manor in West Hollywood. Arriving fashionably late with friends Evelyn Lozada and Shaniece Hairston, the star looked like she'd put a lot of effort into the outfit in a complete transformation from her demure look earlier in the day for the Halloween parade.

Marie Helvin reveals giving up booze is secret to staying in sensational shape

Marie Helvin reveals giving up booze is secret to staying in sensational shape | UPDATED: 22:45 GMT, 25 October 2012 Sashaying forth in a see-through gown, Marie Helvin is in sensational shape for a 60-year-old. And the secret, she revealed yesterday, is giving up the booze. ‘Since I gave up drinking eight months ago I have never felt better,’ she said following her first catwalk appearance in six years.