Meghan Markle is announced as a ‘special guest’ at Girl Up campaign’s online leadership summit

The speaking opportunities appear to be coming in thick and fast for Meghan Markle, as it was announced today that the Duchess will appear as a special guest at a summit for the Girl Up campaign next week.  The campaign organisation, which has the motto ‘uniting girls to change the world’, revealed that the royal … Read more Meghan Markle is announced as a ‘special guest’ at Girl Up campaign’s online leadership summit

Body confidence campaigner says Bridget Jones’ obsession with weight made her ‘vow’ to diet

A body positivity campaigner has revealed that she ‘vowed’ to diet as an impressionable young teenager after watching the Bridget Jones films, in which Helen Fielding’s character is obsessed with her weight.  In a post on Instagram, Alex Light, a blogger and journalist for Hello! Magazine, 31, said the character’s ongoing obsession with being ‘fat’ … Read more Body confidence campaigner says Bridget Jones’ obsession with weight made her ‘vow’ to diet

Mother diagnosed with terminal cancer is crowd-funding to get a dog for her children

A young mother who feared she had Covid-19 but discovered she has terminal cancer is raising money to buy her family a pet dog to comfort them when she has gone – after being inspired by the hit Netflix show After Life. Breast cancer survivor Beth Pitt-Roche, 25, from Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, explained how … Read more Mother diagnosed with terminal cancer is crowd-funding to get a dog for her children

Woman embraces a 1940s wartime style after being inspired by her grandmother

A nurse whose style icon is her grandmother has revealed how she’s embraced a 1940s wartime style in tailored skirt suits and elegant hats – but insists she still has ‘very modern morals’. Vintage-obsessed Katie Morrison, 35, from Nuneaton, Warwickshire, copies outfits worn by her grandmother, Kathleen, during and shortly after the Second World War. In true … Read more Woman embraces a 1940s wartime style after being inspired by her grandmother

Prince Harry speaks about the ‘challenges of digging deep to find resilience’

Prince Harry has spoken about the ‘challenges of digging deep to find resilience’ during the Covid-19 crisis in a new video message for his Sentebale charity. The Duke of Sussex, 35, shared the video from Tyler Perry’s $18 million mansion where he is currently living, having stepped back from royal duty in March. In the video, … Read more Prince Harry speaks about the ‘challenges of digging deep to find resilience’