EXCLUSIVE: Strictly Come Dancing Series 6 – meet the new celebs…..

August 28th, 2008 by Dean Piper

Today I went down to Café De Paris to meet the new contestants of the sixth series of Strictly Come Dancing. And the show looks set to be awesome with a whopping 16 couple’s (made up of celebs and professional dancers) entering the BBC contest that finishes just before Christmas. Once again we’ll have Bruce [...]

The Review: Madonna's Sticky and Sweet tour…..in Cardiff

August 26th, 2008 by Dean Piper

The most thrilling thing about going down to watch the first night of Madonna’s Sticky and Sweet Tour in Cardiff this weekend was the fact nobody had seen it. Usually I see all the images, spoilers, clothes designs and set lists – but this time it was all new. Nothing had ruined this gig. Admittedly, [...]

V Festival rocked….Coleen Rooney, The Prodigy and Holly Willoughby

August 19th, 2008 by Dean Piper

Festivals and me have had a volatile relationship over the years. The way I see them is, some people are made for mud, plastic cups and toilets that look like they are carrying a million diseases. Some of us, including myself, are made for glassware, civilized outfits and a comfortable seat. So I was persuaded [...]

One Night: Seven Venues….and a truckload of celebrities!

August 15th, 2008 by Dean Piper

Even by my standards last night’s adventures were pretty impressive. I hit pretty much every top venue I actually enjoy visiting in one massive swoop. Firstly I went off to No.5 Cavendish Square for the launch night of the new Xbox 360 game ‘Lips’ which is set to be the big Christmas gift for women [...]

Socialite Style launches debut website!

August 14th, 2008 by Dean Piper

My good friend Sarah Young has been ploughing away on the website for her company Socialite Style for months. And I’m pleased to say it’s finally ready for action and live! The website offers services for members including concierge and club membership services, how to get hold of top of the range fashion and beauty [...]

Peaches Geldof gets hitched in Vegas…..no joke!

August 12th, 2008 by Dean Piper

This is not a joke – Peaches Geldof has got married to a guy who’s not her boyfriend Farris Rotter in a secret Las Vegas wedding ceremony…. So here we all were thinking she was with Farris – when she was actually off getting hitched with her new guy called Max Drummey – from the [...]

EXCLUSIVE: Luke Goss talks Bros, the secret to a good marriage and why he dream of growing olives in Greece!

August 5th, 2008 by Dean Piper

I loved sitting down with the UK’s biggest Hollywood action man, Luke Goss, on a recent trip to Los Angeles. The former Bros singer was absolutely charming and totally open when we nattered ahead of his role in Hellboy II: The Golden Army. Luke’s chat appears in this week’s edition of Closer (out now) – [...]

EXCLUSIVE: Dita Von Teese talks divorce, Victoria Beckham and cream pie fights!

August 5th, 2008 by Dean Piper

I caught up with the gorgeous burlesque performer Dita Von Teese in London last week to set the record straight on the rumours that David Beckham has been texting her behind Posh’s back, on what Prince Charles said to her at the Cartier Polo and how she’s coping with being single after her divorce from [...]