Autistic teen Sophie Russell thanks her attackers for giving her strength to pursue modelling dream

Inspiring story of how autistic teen who suffered horrific facial injuries after being attacked by gang has gone on to become a model | UPDATED: 12:32 GMT, 19 November 2012 An autistic teenage who suffered horrific facial injuries after she was set upon by a gang has thanked her attackers for giving her the strength to go on and become a model.

Sophie"s hug for little Sophie: The Countess of Wessex gives cute three-year-old a cuddle during visit to Army medics

Sophie's hug for little Sophie: The Countess of Wessex gives cute three-year-old a cuddle during visit to Army medics | UPDATED: 03:21 GMT, 3 November 2012 For any young girl, meeting a member of Royalty is an exciting and daunting occasion. But as this picture shows, things couldn't have gone better for three-year-old Sophie Lewis. After presenting the Countess of Wessex with a bunch of flowers yesterday, the smartly dressed toddler received a hug

Prince Guillaume marries Countess Stephanie de Lannoy in Luxembourg

The 500,000 euro wedding: Belgian countess shimmers in breathtaking lace dress as she marries heir to the Luxembourg throne in lavish ceremony | UPDATED: 20:42 GMT, 21 October 2012 One of the biggest days in Luxembourg's not hugely-illustrious history has finally arrived. Earlier today the wedding of Prince Guillaume, the heir to the throne – the grand duke-to-be – and Belgian Countess Stephanie de Lannoy took place at the Cathedral of our Lady of Luxembourg. A huge guest list of foreign royal families and dignitaries filled the church to watch the ceremony in the tiny (but very wealthy) country.

Abbey Crouch looks super thin during day out in her skinny jeans and tight top

Will that smoothie fill you up Abbey Crouch looks super thin during day out in her skinny jeans and tight top | UPDATED: 00:52 GMT, 10 October 2012 She is known for her stunning looks and enviable figure,but Abbey Crouch looks skinnier than normal after she was spotted on an afternoon stroll in Wilmslow. The 26-year-old wife of football star Peter Crouch was seen wearing super skinny jeans and a figure hugging top on Tuesday. Clutching a smoothie drink, the model didn't look at her happiest

Girls creator Lena Dunham ignites multi-million dollar bidding war, as offers for her book proposal reach $3.7million

Girls creator Lena Dunham ignites multi-million dollar bidding war, as offers for her debut book reach $3.7million | UPDATED: 15:24 GMT, 8 October 2012 Lena Dunham's book proposal has ignited a multi-million dollar bidding war between five publishers, it has been claimed. According to new reports one U,S

Abortion: What would YOU do if your man wanted you to terminate your unborn baby?

What would YOU do if your man wanted you to abort your babyIt's an appalling dilemma. Here, Sophie and James reveal how it almost tore them apart… | UPDATED: 21:29 GMT, 5 September 2012 Grieving: Sophie and James are still coming to terms with the loss of their baby Eight weeks after excitedly announcing her pregnancy on Facebook, Sophie Parks posted another message on the site — this time an utterly heartbreaking one

Paralympic Opening Ceremony: No skydiving or 007 chaperone this time -Queen Elizabeth II opens the 14th Paralympics with a nod to the Games" 60…

No skydiving with James Bond this time… but the Queen still gets one of the biggest cheers as she opens the Games | UPDATED: 08:15 GMT, 30 August 2012 There was no need for a parachute, and 007 must have been busy saving the world – but the Queen still managed to raise one of the biggest cheers of the night at the Paralympics Opening Ceremony. Her appearance alongside Daniel Craig at the Olympics opening spectacular – a skit which saw Her Majesty and James Bond arrive by helicopter before stunt doubles skydived towards the stadium – brought a smile to people's faces around the globe.

Posing in my underwear made me more confident than ever! Ultimo"s "real" models

'Posing in my underwear made me more confident than ever!' Winner of Ultimo's 'real woman' modelling contest says stripping off gave her a body boostSize 14 Sophie Linfield was scouted on a Virgin flight by Ultimo CEO MIchelle MoneReluctantly entered competition – and was staggered to find a month later that she had wonSophie joins 11 other women in Ultimo's real women modelling campaign | UPDATED: 09:31 GMT, 20 August 2012 When 26-year-old Sophie Linfield put on her blue British Airways cabin crew suit and headed to work earlier this year, she could never have expected the Transatlantic trip she was working on to end with a proposal from one of Britain's wealthiest entrepreneurs.