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New Idea 05 October 2020

New Idea has been Australia's most loved weekly magazine for women for more than 110 years, reaching over 2 million readers each week. Every issue of New Idea is full of fascinating features, the latest celebrity news, practical and delicious recipes and interesting real-life stories, as well as up-to-the-minute fashion, health and beauty advice. Now you can have this iconic Aussie magazine delivered straight to your mobile device in digital form – whenever you want it and wherever you are.

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There seems to be spring-time baby fever going around this week – inside the pages of the magazine and in the New Idea office. First, we’ve got a brand new royal baby on the way with the exciting news that Princess Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank are set to announce any day now that they’re expecting their first. And closer to home, former Blockheads Bec and George have welcomed their third bub, while Elyse Knowles and Josh Barker have just announced they’re expecting a baby, too! Congrats everyone and we can’t wait to meet the newest members of our magazine family!…

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bindi & chandler ‘we’re having a girl! … and already planning no. 2!’

Bindi Irwin has yet to hold her baby girl in her arms, but already the wildlife warrior and her husband, Chandler Powell, are counting down the days until they make her a big sister! The couple, who announced their pregnancy in August, revealed last week that they are expecting a daughter. “Baby girl, you are our world,” Bindi wrote on Instagram. “We can’t wait for her arrival.” According to an Irwin family insider, Bindi, 22, and Chandler, 23, are “loving parenthood already” and have started talking about expanding their brood. “Bindi has always dreamt of being a young mum with kids close in age to each other,” explains the source, adding that Bindi hopes her children will have a close bond like the one she has with younger brother Robert, 16. “Now that she…

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ellen slammed for ‘insincere apology’

Ellen DeGeneres used the Season 18 premiere of her scandal-plagued talk show to address the allegations of workplace bullying and harassment recently made against her and producers – but the star’s apology backfired, with former employees labelling her “empty words insincere”. Ellen, 62, began her five-minute monologue by sarcastically asking, “How was everybody’s summer? Good? Yeah? Mine was great ... super terrific.” She then mentioned the investigation that was carried out, admitting, “I learnt that things happened here that never should’ve happened,” and added that being known as the “be kind” lady is “a tricky position to be in ... I am a work in progress. “My intention is to always be the best person I can be. And if I’ve ever let someone down, if I’ve ever hurt their feelings, I am…

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something to tell us, margot?

Could Margot Robbie be about to hear the pitter-patter of tiny feet?! The former Neighbours actress covered up in a baggy jumper while out in London last week, leaving fans convinced she was trying to hide a burgeoning baby bump! Margot, 30, married British director Tom Ackerley in 2016. Although she has stated that she hates being asked in interviews when she’s going to start a family, the Gold Coast-raised star has previously admitted that she’d love to have a “four kids” and has dreams of raising her brood Down Under.…

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michelle bridges’ candid love confession

He was credited as the man making her smile again following her split from Steve “Commando” Willis, and now Michelle Bridges has revealed the true nature of her relationship with hunky Todd Liubinskas. Last week, Michelle, 49, uploaded – and then quickly deleted – a photo of her and Todd to Instagram (right). Before the fitness guru removed it, one follower wrote, “Did you find love again? ” Michelle replied, “Thanks but no. This is one of my besties! He’s my new lead trainer for Blokes Only @12wbt. I’m VERY happy single.”…

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gordon asks becks for a huge $500k loan & posh isn’t happy!

Gordon Ramsay is facing a real nightmare with his financially crippled restaurant empire, after it was revealed his London eatery York & Albany had racked up losses totalling a whopping $27 million since it opened in 2008. Now, sources tell New Idea that the desperate chef, 53, has asked his good mate, David Beckham, for help – but the soccer star’s wife, Victoria, is having none of it! “Gordon’s really stretching his friendship after begging David for help,” says a mutual pal. “I’m told the loan he asked for was at least six figures ... possibly around $500,000.” With Posh, 46, and Becks, 45, rumoured to have money problems of their own, the source believes there’s “no way she wants David pouring their cash into Gordon’s sinking ship – nor does she want…