Lily Allen spoke out against former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham’s skinny frame in an interview with New! magazine. “I don’t hate Victoria Beckham, I just think she gives a bad image to young children,” the ‘Smile’ singer said. “No one should be that skinny. I think it’s really bad. I don’t care how much she says that’s her natural weight. That’s just bullsh**. She gets photographed every day and she doesn’t eat anything! Kids live in a celebrity-obsessed society. She has a responsibility not to look like that.”
News of the World reports Victoria Beckham is planning a Spice Girls reunion dinner at Beckingham Palace for next month, in celebration of the group’s 10th anniversary. Also in attendance will be the band manager Simon Fuller. “They’ll have an informal dinner and then get down to business about the reunion,” a source revealed. The girls can’t do the reunion without Simon. He still has a deal over their touring and merchandising.”
German Students Snap Posh Shopping In Baden Baden
German students Danny Hoelig and Tino Sabetta showed a newspaper which published one of their pictures of former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham shopping, and not looking too happy about the intrusion, in a super market near Baden-Baden, Germany on June 20th.
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Feud Amongst England World Cup Wives & Girlfriends?
Rumors of a feud in England’s World Cup team wives and girlfriends camp escalated after former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and Girls Aloud star Cheryl Tweedy sat apart from the other girls for England’s match against Ecuador. Posh allegedly cannot stand Carly Zucker, and has referred to her as “beefy”. Carly’s rumored response was to describe the England captain’s wife as “emaciated.”
The Sunday Mirror reports Victoria Beckham and Cheryl Tweedy enjoyed a a cosy dinner for two at Brenner Park hotel in Baden Baden, Germany, where the former Spice Girl seemed to confirm Tweedy’s soccer star fiance Ashley Cole will join Posh’s hubby David on Real Madrid, leaving London’s Arsenal. “You’ll love it in Madrid – and you’ll have us,” Posh told the Girls Aloud star. “When we went, we didn’t have anyone to start with. I’ll show you the best places to go, and put you in touch with the best estate agents. It’ll be great.”
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The Mirror reports former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and husband David are set to attended Girls Aloud star Cheryl Tweedy’s and David’s England teammate Ashley Cole. “Ash was a guest at their pre-World Cup bash but it’s not just about returning the favor for Becks,” a source revealed. “He really wants to be there. And Cheryl really looks up to Victoria. They get on well because of their girlband background and always sit together at matches. They talk gossip and fashion.”
Posh Watches England Vs. Jamaica World Cup Warm-Up
Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham was on hand for the England Vs. Jamaica World Cup warm-up match at Old Trafford in Manchester, England on Saturday (June 3). Hubby David’s team won 6-0.
Posh To Help Katie Holmes Get Back In Shape
Reveal magazine reports former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham is giving her friend Katie Holmes tips on how to shift her post-baby bulge. “Victoria and Katie are really good friends, and Posh knows just how to get back in shape after having a baby,” a source said. “She got her figure back within weeks of giving birth to Cruz. So Katie thought Victoria was the perfect person to ask about shifting her baby weight.”
After attending David and Victoria Beckham’s pre World Cup bash, ‘Pop Idol’ season one champ Will Young is singing the praises of the former Spice Girl, hoping to work with her soon. “I have a song in mind that I have written and she’d be perfect,” he tells Neil Sean of Sky News. “I think the public need to give her a second chance.”
Will Young Looks To Simon To Boost U.S. Success Odds
May 6, 2006 – Neil Sean of Sky News reports that Will is making an effort to end his feud with Simon Cowell as he hopes to find U.S. success later this year and needs Cowell’s backing. The two originally fell out after Simon backed ‘Idol’ runner-up Gareth Gates on the show in 2002.
Will Young Leaving London Home In Pajamas
May 5, 2006 – ‘Pop Idol’ season one champ Will Young was photographed wearing what seemed to be a pair of pajama bottoms and some old shoes, leaving his home in London, England on Friday (April 28).
‘Popworld’ Interviews Will Young
May 3, 2006 – ‘Pop Idol’ season one champ Will Young spoke with Alex of ‘Popworld’ in an interview aired Saturday (April 29). The two shouted in a long-distance conversation about his new video, his plans to take a break in a couple years, and before being interrupted by an autograph seeker, revealed what’s next for him. Video at channel4.com has since been removed.
Former Spice girl Emma Bunton, Cheryl Tweedy of Girls Aloud, Kelly, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, ‘Pop Idol’ season one champ Will Young, and several members of England’s World Cup team were on hand for David and Victoria Beckham’s Pre-World Cup Party on Sunday (May 21) at their home in Sawbridgeworth, England. Check out pictures from GettyImages.
Posh Jealous Of Ginger’s Baby Girl Stella
Reveal magazine reports mother of three boys Victoria Beckham is green with envy after ex-Spice Girls bandmate Geri Halliwell gave birth to a girl. A friend revealed, “It’s a really bittersweet moment for Victoria because although she’s delighted for Geri, holding a baby girl of her own is something she is so desperate to do. She’s even chosen a name, Luna, and David is always telling her to keep all her clothes and jewels for their little daughter. Vic and David have got all these books about how to improve your chances of conceiving a daughter. She’s determined that the next Spice baby girl will be hers.”
Posh And Becks To Stay In Spain
On Tuesday’s ITV special ‘David Beckham: A Footballer’s Story’, the hubby of former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham reveals that the couple and their children may stay in Spain after he retires from Real Madrid. “I’m not sure we would now and no one’s more surprised than me about saying this but I don’t want to go back right now,” he said. “We’ve got our house, we’ve got a nice set of friends and the kids are happy.”
Half The Team To Skip Posh & Becks’ World Cup Bash
The People reports that half the England World Cup team will skip former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and hubby David’s party ahead of the soccer challenge. “If David wanted this to be the ultimate team-bonding exercise, forget it,” an event organizer said. “There is a whole stream of stars now not going.”
The Sunday Mirror reports former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham secretly arranged to have “8th May” inscribed on her wrist in Roman numerals as VIII V, marking her very first night of passion with husband David.
“David had remembered their first night of passion from all those years ago,” a friend explained. “It was only when they were together alone that he reminded her what anniversary they were celebrating. Paris is the most romantic city in the world – and David had remembered such a romantic date. Victoria hadn’t remembered the exact dates – but she was bowled over when David told her during dinner. She knew then that she had to commemorate the occasion with something permanent.”
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Charles And Camilla Decline Posh And Becks Invite
The Sunday Mirror reports former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and hubby David’s invitation to Charles and Camilla to their pre World Cup party at Beckingham Palace is going to be declined. “Victoria had set her heart on Charles and Camilla being guests of honor,” a Posh pal said. “She loved the idea of having real royalty in Beckingham Palace and will be gutted.”
Posh Makes Bling Stop At Jacob The Jeweler’s
A source tells The New York Post that former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham visited Jacob the Jeweler’s East 57th Street store last week, and within half an hour, she spent $110,000 like “it was nothing.” The singer turned designer was looking for a gift for soccer star hubby David, buying him “a $15,000 stainless-steel Five Time Zone Automatic watch and then started shopping for herself.” Posh purchased a $80,000 18-carat white diamond watch set in rose gold and another $15,000 on 5-carat diamond pave hoops.
Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham was videotaped on a shopping trip on New York’s Fifth Avenue the other day, where Posh said she was “really excited” about the upcoming World Cup in Germany. And asked if she thought they England would win, the wife of England team captain David Beckham smiled. She shopped briefly in Abercrombie & Fitch before crossing the road and spending about 15 minutes in jewelers, Tiffany & Co. She then got into a waiting SUV around the corner. A security guard said she was in New York for “a couple of days”, without David or her three sons. Footage at splash-video.com requires an account.
Posh’s New Range Of Sunglasses
Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham is lending her name to a new range of sunglasses for Linda Farrow. Her hubby David is featured in ads for Police sunglasses. “Victoria and David both love wearing sunglasses so they are perfect deals,” a friend told The Sunday Mirror. Look for the Posh sunglasses by year’s end.
Posh To Reveal Her Fashion Secrets In Glossy Beauty Book
Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has teamed up with writer Hadley Freeman to produce the hardback book, called ‘That Extra Half an Inch’, set for release in the autumn. “I’ve been working on this for six months,” the 31-year-old told The Mirror. “It’s been a really hard secret to keep as I’ve been so excited about the whole project. I’m so glad people will know now, so I can finally talk about it.”
Becks Can’t Get Away From Posh
Even when Victoria Beckham’s hubby David isn’t by her side, he’s given a constant reminder of the former Spice Girl’s presence. “I don’t really get a chance to miss her that much as, when I come to London, she’s all over the magazines and papers,” Becks told Ann Montini of Sky News. “But I still do a double take.”
Girls Aloud star Cheryl Tweedy has been voted Britain’s sexiest soccer wife by FHM readers, even though she hasn’t married Arsenal star Ashley Cole yet. Meanwhile, former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham wasn’t even able to make the list.
‘Hell’s Kitchen’ famed chef Gordon Ramsay will be the head chef at the big pre-World Cup party being held by former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and her soccer star hubby David. “Gordon is thrilled to have been asked to prepare the menu by David and Victoria,” a source tells The Sunday Mirror. “He regards it as a real honor, especially when there is likely to be such a big star turnout.” Guests will include Sir Elton John and David Furnish, and Liz Hurley.
Posh Being Lured For ‘Celebrity X Factor’
The People reports that Louis Walsh is begging Victoria Beckham to sing again – as a ‘Celebrity X Factor’ contestant. “Producers asked me for a wish list and I told them straight away I wanted Posh,” Walsh said. “She’d make fantastic telly and she is definitely top of my list. Millions of viewers would tune in to see her singing live.” And a friend of the former Spice Girl doesn’t dismiss the idea. “Victoria is heavily into fashion now and wants to concentrate on that long-term,” the source said. “But a short stint on ‘Celebrity X Factor’ could be right up her street. It would be a great way to prove to the public that she can sing and that she doesn’t take herself too seriously.” Read more.
Posh Talks Style With Aftonbladet
Sofi Fahrman of Aftonbladet caught up with former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham to ask the singer about her style. Posh said not everything she wears is designer and “isn’t by any means fashionable.” She also offered a bit of fashion advice.
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Posh’s Bodyguard In Sidewalk Clash With Pedestrian
Intertopics reports Victoria Beckham was having lunch in the center of Madrid, Spain the other day. After that, the former Spice Girl tried to get inside her car. As some people were on the sidewalk, Posh’s bodyguard pushed a man and he was very angry for that. The clash between bodyguard and this man was very heated, with the man saying he had the same right to be on the sidewalk as Victoria and maybe Victoria should have waited.
Posh And Becks 2007 Calendar?
Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and hubby David are planning to team up on a calendar for 2007. “David is insisting. He thinks they should appear more united, and that fans will embrace them both,” an insider tells Neil Sean of Sky News.