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Originally posted 03/14/2013 11:35AM
London's tube got a dash of Ginger Spice on Wednesday.
Much to the surprise of fans – and other riders – Geri Halliwell attempted to blend in with fellow travelers as she took public transportation in London ... and then breathlessly documented the experience on Twitter.
"Not so bad!!" she Tweeted, sharing a photo of herself posing with a newspaper underneath a sign displaying train times.
Next, Halliwell, 40, shared a photo of her posing by the subway station to show she survived the ride.
Originally posted 09/10/2012 04:00PM
She may have spent some quality time with Russell Brand recently, but Geri Halliwell is calling someone else her baby.
"Meet my new baby kinkajou," the singer Tweeted on Saturday, sharing a photo of a cuddle at the London Zoo over the weekend. "Can I keep it?"
It seems the Spice Girl, also a single mom to 6-year-old daughter Bluebell, has found the loving relationship she's been looking for with Honey, the affectionate kinkajou who frequently does meet-and-greets at the zoo.
A zoo spokesperson tells PEOPLE, "Honey is extremely friendly and loves cuddles, and Geri seemed happy to oblige!"
Originally posted 08/30/2012 01:00PM
Looks like he's paying house calls!
The British press has reported that Russell Brand and Geri Halliwell – a.k.a. Ginger Spice – are a hot new item, and on Wednesday night, the two were photographed together outside her London home.
Brand was also snapped, solo, leaving her house, and he was carrying a plastic bag full of books.
According to reports, the two have reportedly bonded over their love of yoga, and a source told The Sun, "Geri has said they have a spiritual connection through yoga and they practice asana together."
Originally posted 08/13/2012 11:30AM
The closing ceremonies are over, the Olympic flame is extinguished and all's quiet over London. Sunday night, however, was a different story, with pop stars from the Spice Girls to George Michael to Oasis paying tribute to the games in a star-studded closing ceremony. It was a Who's Who (featuring The Who) of British pop stars!
Need a little U.K. this a.m.? Spice up your life this Monday morning with our Spotify playlist of the best songs of the Olympics closing ceremonies. And we're leaving out Russell Brand singing The Beatles. You're welcome.
5 Things You Missed This Weekend: the Olympics Wraps Up, Jennifer Aniston's Engaged, Paul Ryan's a V.P. Hopeful & More!
Originally posted 08/13/2012 06:00AM
The 2012 London Olympic Games have come to a close, but don't worry – we've got everything you missed while you were singing along to One Direction and the Spice Girls during Sunday's closing ceremony. Here are five fun things you may have missed this weekend:
5. Stephen Baldwin Is a Real-Life Hero!Stephen Baldwin may play a hero in the movies, but this weekend he proved he's also a hero in real life! The actor, 46, helped a woman having a seizure in New York City on Thursday. "I held her hand and said a few prayers," Baldwin said. (Read about Baldwin's bravery.)
4. Hats Off to Stylish Mom Rachel Zoe The apple doesn't fall far from the tree! Rachel Zoe and son Skyler hit L.A. boutique Kitson where the stylish duo tried on hats. Celebrity stylist mom Rachel paired hers with platform heels while 16-month-old Skyler chose toy cars as his preferred accessory. (Check out their fearless fashion.)
Originally posted 08/12/2012 06:00PM
The London Olympics came to a close Sunday with a star-studded ceremony full of music, dance and fashion – and a dash of Spice.
After 16 days of awe-inspiring athletics, the Closing Ceremony seemed more like a music festival than a farewell.
Originally posted 08/11/2012 08:00PM
The Olympics are about to get extra Sporty.
As the London Games come to a close after two weeks of gold-medal triumphs and crushing disappointments, the Spice Girls are set to perform at the Sunday finale.
"If the opening ceremony was the wedding, then we're the wedding reception," music director David Arnold tells the Daily Telegraph.
Also expected to perform in the show, which will include British hits from the past five decades: The Who, George Michael, Muse, the Pet Shop Boys and Annie Lennox.
Originally posted 06/26/2012 09:25AM
Talk about girl power!
The Spice Girls – that's Victoria Beckham (Posh), Melanie Brown (Scary), Emma Bunton (Baby), Melanie Chisholm (Sporty) and Geri Halliwell (Ginger) – reunited in London on Tuesday to announce a new jukebox musical, called Viva Forever!, which will feature the group's songs.
At the helm of Viva Forever!, which is scheduled to open on Dec. 11 at London's Piccadilly Theatre, are Jennifer Saunders (Absolutely Fabulous) and Judy Craymer, producer of the musical smash Mamma Mia!.
Originally posted 08/12/2011 06:00AM
Originally posted 01/27/2009 08:30AM
Spice Girl Geri Halliwell is engaged after a whirlwind romance, PEOPLE has confirmed.
The redheaded Ginger Spice, 36, is set to wed Italian yacht-company owner Fabrizio Politi, 34, who is said by one report to have given the singer a $310,000 diamond ring.
The couple have been dating since they met in Florence in December. The engagement took place over the holidays, confirmed her reps. No wedding date has been announced.
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