Queen Elizabeth II has bestowed the bi-annual British honours. Recipients included a fashion designer, an illustrator and a scientist.
Red-carpet dominance, a London fashion week show, a new flagship store -- and the Olympics. Next year has Stella McCartney's name all over it.
A triumphant Heather Mills said on Monday she had secured the future for herself and her daughter with a court awarding her a £24,3-million (about R398,5-million) settlement in her divorce from former Beatle Paul McCartney. "I'm so, so happy with this," Mills said at an impromptu news conference.