Do mention the V-word: It’s 25 years since the publication of The Vagina Monologues: a celebration of female empowerment that hit the spot in diverse cultures worldwide. Laura Craik meets its author

Do mention the V-word: It’s 25 years since the publication of The Vagina Monologues: a celebration of female empowerment that hit the spot in diverse cultures worldwide. Laura Craik meets its author

A quarter of a century before Gwyneth Paltrow created a scented candle called This Smells Like My Vagina, Eve Ensler wrote a gynaecological tribute that has burned longer and more influentially than Gwynnie’s novelty ever will. The 70-year-old playwright is the creator of The Vagina Monologues, which she first performed in 1996 then published in … Read more

Celebrity subterfuge! As Meryl Streep joins a growing list of stealth splitters by keeping her separation a secret for six YEARS – who else has ensured their marital woes remain under the radar?

Celebrity subterfuge! As Meryl Streep joins a growing list of stealth splitters by keeping her separation a secret for six YEARS – who else has ensured their marital woes remain under the radar?

For those in the know, secret romances are nothing new in showbiz circles – just ask Taylor Swift, whose high-profile list of former relationships have mostly been shielded from public scrutiny, despite her enormous fame.  But secret breakups are a rarer occurrence, or at least they were until Meryl Streep joined a growing list of stealth splitters by … Read more

Royal Tour of Kenya? It was more like WHITE MISCHIEF when disgraced Edward VIII paid a visit. He found the ex-pats of Happy Valley loved parties and adultery just as much as he did!

Royal Tour of Kenya? It was more like WHITE MISCHIEF when disgraced Edward VIII paid a visit. He found the ex-pats of Happy Valley loved parties and adultery just as much as he did!

King and Queen will pay a four-day State Visit to Kenya at the end of the month to celebrate ‘the strong and dynamic partnership’ the countries ‘continue to forge.’ But nearly a century ago, Charles’s disgraced great-uncle, Edward, Prince of Wales forged a few strong and dynamic partnerships of his own as he enjoyed a … Read more

Meryl Streep SPLITS from longtime husband Don Gummer after 45 years of marriage as couple reveal they’ve been separated ‘for more than SIX YEARS’ but say they’ll ‘always care’ for one another

Meryl Streep SPLITS from longtime husband Don Gummer after 45 years of marriage as couple reveal they’ve been separated ‘for more than SIX YEARS’ but say they’ll ‘always care’ for one another

Meryl Streep and husband of 45 years, Don Gummer, have revealed they’ve been separated ‘for more than six years’ after deciding to have ‘lives apart.’  In a statement shared to Page Six, a spokesperson expressed that The Devil Wears Prada actress, 74, and the sculptor, 76, ‘have been separated for more than 6 years, and … Read more

All the tell-tale signs Meryl Streep and Don Gummer had split after bombshell announcement they have been separated for SIX years

All the tell-tale signs Meryl Streep and Don Gummer had split after bombshell announcement they have been separated for SIX years

Meryl Streep and Don Gummer have revealed that they’ve been separated for ‘more than six years’ after 45 years of marriage. The couple, who tied the knot in 1978 and share four children, said they have ‘chosen to have lives apart’, according to a statement given to Page Six. Despite being secretly separated for six years, … Read more

Inside Meryl Streep and Don Gummer’s 45-year marriage after their secret split: From tying the knot in her parents’ garden after six months of dating to welcoming four children

Inside Meryl Streep and Don Gummer’s 45-year marriage after their secret split: From tying the knot in her parents’ garden after six months of dating to welcoming four children

On Sunday, Meryl Streep and husband of 45 years, Don Gummer revealed they’ve been separated ‘for more than six years’ after deciding to have ‘lives apart.’  In a statement shared to Page Six, a spokesperson expressed the Hollywood actress, 74, and the sculptor, 76, ‘have been separated for more than 6 years, and while they will … Read more

Family day out! Spanish royals are wrapped up for autumn as they tour Villages honoured in the Princess of Asturias Awards

Family day out! Spanish royals are wrapped up for autumn as they tour Villages honoured in the Princess of Asturias Awards

The Spanish royal family looked cosy as they wrapped up warm to visit village communities this afternoon. Queen Letizia, 51, looked chic in a blue and green fitted sweater as she toured the communities of Arroes, Pion and Candanal. Meanwhile her eldest daughter Princess Leonor, 17, looked smart in a dark denim shirt with a … Read more

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! …a role on the West End stage. As 14 wannabe stars compete in a new Abba-themed TV talent show, host Zoe Ball and judges Alan Carr, Amber Riley, Jessie Ware and Samantha Barks reveal the secrets from filming on a Greek island

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! …a role on the West End stage. As 14 wannabe stars compete in a new Abba-themed TV talent show, host Zoe Ball and judges Alan Carr, Amber Riley, Jessie Ware and Samantha Barks reveal the secrets from filming on a Greek island

The sight of Alan Carr trussed up in a vicar’s cassock, complete with Greek pompom shoes, is more reminiscent of a scene from a Carry On film than a new, all-singing, all-dancing talent show.  Even more so given that the cassock’s too tight for the cuddly star, who’s been bingeing on Greek delicacies since his first … Read more