Football legend “King” Kenny Dalglish has become Sir Kenny as he leads more than 1,000 people receiving gongs in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. The former Liverpool striker and manager, 67, is knighted for services to football, charity and the City of Liverpool. Also honoured are screen stars Emma Thompson and Keira Knightley, ex-University Challenge host Bamber Gascoigne and rapper Ms Dynamite. The list is full of hundreds of unsung heroes, from counsellors and a Holocaust survivor to Britain's longest-serving poppy seller. But there are also fatcat bosses of Royal Mail and Network Rail whose gongs are likely to prompt accusations of rewards for failure. Here is the 2018 Queen's Birthday Honours List in full. Honours in numbers In total, 1,057 people have received an award. Of the total number recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list this year, 210 have been made an OBE, 392 an MBE, and 318 awarded a BEM. There are always rows over gongs for cronies and … [Read more...] about Queen’s Birthday Honours full list for 2018
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VICTORIA Beckham made a name for herself as a Spice Girl, and has made millions since, alongside her husband David Beckham – but what is Victoria Beckham’s net worth? By Ariane Sohrabi-Shiraz / Published 8th June 2018 Victoria Beckham may have married one of the biggest names in football, David Beckham, but she has made a name for herself in her own right.Together they are one of the celeb world’s most powerful couples.Since moving away from their music and football careers, Posh and Becks have continued their success in business.The pair got married in 1999 when they were at the peak of their early careers, but since then Victoria has built a fashion empire, and David has made money from the Beckham brand. GETTY VICTORIA BECKHAM NET WORTH: She and David Beckham are one of the biggest power couples How much is Victoria Beckham worth?Victoria Beckham’s net worth is an estimated $450million (£335million), according to The Richest.Posh has raked in … [Read more...] about Victoria Beckham net worth: How much is fashion designer married to David Beckham worth?
DAVID Beckham has always known how to express himself on and off the pitch, from his trademark celebrations to his extensive collection of tattoos. The iconic former footballer unveiled his latest inking of a grouping of planets on his left temple but where does this one rank amidst his most famous tattoos and what do they mean? Here's all you need to know... David Beckham's tattoos: Where are they and what do they mean? David Beckham's neck tattoos One of Beckham's most famous tattoos is on his neck; a gothic style cross and wings. It is symbolic of David's religion and acts as a protective guardian of his son Romeo, whose name is tattooed just below the angel-wings. David, 42, also has the name of his daughter, Harper, on the side of his neck, which he recently updated to include the words Pretty Lady on her fourth birthday. David Beckham's body tattoos In 2011, Beckham added a large chest-piece that displayed an image of himself as Jesus, with three cherubs … [Read more...] about David Beckham’s tattoos explained – from his new head inking to the angel on his arm, Hebrew sayings and Victoria in Sanskrit
Victoria Beckham's own enviable sense of style has long provided a muse for her successful clothing line. On the final day of London Fashion Week, the celebrity designer unveiled her latest VVB collection modelling a parody slogan t-shirt emblazoned with 'It’s a dark but happy place'. "People ask me why am I always wearing sunglasses and this is what I tell them,” joked Beckham, who also referenced the ‘Fashion stole my smile’ statement tee she was pictured in last year. “This is me poking fun at myself and I think VVB should always have that element of fun about it." Offering a cool, casual counterpart to her polished mainline collection, this season’s diffusion line was inspired by a trip to the recent Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition and featured polaroids of the iconic street artist developed into a new print which appeared on loose day dresses and silk shirts. Paperbag-waist tailored trousers, sunbleached oversized denim shirts and … [Read more...] about Victoria Beckham unveils her latest VVB collection at LFW
VICTORIA Beckham has been hit by a furious backlash after using a super-skinny model to promote her 2018 collection of designer eyewear.The latest campaign for the former Spice Girl’s Victoria Beckham Spring/Summer collection features waif-like model Giedre Dukauskaite posing in the range.And after the photographs were released on the official Facebook page for Posh, 43, fans were quick to slam her for “promoting eating disorders”.Elena Mata Westerman wrote: “Sickly skinny! Beckham should be ashamed promoting eating disorders. Her young daughter is heavier than her models. Shame.”Lorraine Sharpe added: “The model looks very poorly. This look definitely should not be promoted. She looks dangerously thin.”And Agnieszka Cbulak said: “Beautiful clothes Victoria, but your model looks anorexic. Beautiful girl but doesn’t look healthy… instead of concentrating on her outfit I’m staring at her.”Victoria has in the past … [Read more...] about Victoria Beckham hit by furious backlash for featuring an ultra-thin model in her new eyewear campaign