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New Idea 23 November 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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in this issue

1 min.

It’s been an emotional year for many, but for some, 2020 has been a time of huge personal tragedy. Last week, the legendary Jeanne Little passed away at 82 years of age, after a career filled with amazing achievements. On page 22, daughter Katie pays a beautiful tribute to her beloved and iconic mother. Two months ago, the Curry-Kenny family said goodbye to their daughter Jaimi after a long illness. But then came the very happy news that her younger sister, Morgan, had welcomed a new addition to the family. See page 14 for Lisa Curry’s emotional reaction to meeting her new grandson, Taj.…

1 min.
angelina caught kissing mickey rourke!

Despite breaking up with Brad Pitt more than four years ago, Angelina Jolie has so far remained steadfastly single. But sources tell New Idea the actress, 45, is considering dipping her toe back into the dating pool – and it’s less about finding a handsome suitor than it is about getting her revenge on Brad! “Angelina is bitter and she wants to hook-up with someone close to her ex-husband to put a little extra salt in the wound, especially with how their custody battle just isn’t going the way she wants it,” says our source. “Given most of his besties are in relationships, she’s had to look further afield, and she thinks she’s found the one – for her intents and purposes anyway ... She wants to hook-up with Brad’s old pal…

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bindi ditches the khaki!

Bindi Irwin has ditched her Australia Zoo uniform and isn’t looking back! The 22-year-old – who is currently 20 weeks pregnant with a baby girl – shared a pic of herself wearing a pair of maternity jeans and told her 4.1 million followers, “Now that I know the comforts of maternity jeans, I don’t think I’ll ever be able go back.” Bindi and her hubby, Chandler Powell, 23, are counting down the days until they meet their daughter. Last week, Bindi revealed her bub is now roughly “the same size as a recently hatched emu chick”. Cute!…

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sam armytage replaced by sarah harris!

Samantha Armytage is reportedly considering leaving Sunrise after seven years – and the Studio 10 favourite is waiting in the wings to take her spot! According to industry insiders, Sarah, 39, isn’t too pleased she has to “carry the load” over at the Channel 10 morning show. Her new co-host Tristan MacManus is “not working”, explains our source. “Sarah is holding the fort as best she can, but ratings are still going down the gurgler. “Seven execs have had their eye on Sarah and have started the talks as they’ve heard she isn’t happy. They are ready to pounce and Sarah is ready to say yes.” As for Sam, there’s talk that the 44-year-old journalist wants to step away from the spotlight. There’s also whispers that she wants to get into local politics…

1 min.
angie kent & ryan gallagher it’s on!

Are Ryan Gallagher and Angie Kent reality TV’s hottest new couple? Their celebrity pals certainly hope so! Last week, the Married at First Sight groom, 32, shared a photo to Instagram of him and the former Bachelorette star, 30, having a low-key date night at his home. “Omg Ryan finally you found your match!,” declared his former MAFS co-star Melissa Walsh. Meanwhile, Angie’s BFF Richard Reid wrote, “Double trouble. A date with destiny.” Fans are already shipping the relationship, with one exclaiming, “OMFG – couple of 2020.” Watch this space!…

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touching tribute to belinda emmett

It’s been 14 years since Belinda Emmett tragically lost her battle with breast cancer, and the beloved Home and Away star’s family still can’t believe she’s gone. Last week on November 11, the day Belinda passed away aged 32 in 2006, her mum Laraine Emmett shared a touching tribute on Instagram, remembering her darling Belle as “an Angel walking on earth”. “Forever Young!!! Miss you so much Belle ... 14 long years since I have been able to hear your infectious laugh, a smile that would light up any room you walked into and the most caring person anyone would meet,” Laraine wrote. “Will have a lot of catching up to do when we meet again … Until then look after everyone else with you and we will have one big party…