Steps Speak Out On Ed Sheeran Album Chart Battle As Race For Number One Heats Up

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

There’s nothing quite like a good old fashioned chart battle, and this week it doesn’t get much better, as Steps go up against the juggernaut that...

Steps vs Ed Sheeran Is The Chart Battle We Didn't Know We Needed In Our Lives

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Ever since last month, we’ve been noticing the UK charts have been looking a little… same-y. Various Ed Sheeran tracks have been overtaking each o...

Our Track-By-Track Review Of Steps' Comeback Album 'Tears On The Dancefloor'

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Usually when a band reforms we get a half-arsed tour (or not, in the case of Bros) and it’s all ‘thankyou very much and good night’ before you...

EXCLUSIVE: Steps On Reuniting For Their 20th Anniversary.. ‘People Are Ready To Be Happy Again’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

No offence, but in these days of Ed Sheeran dominating the chart and Adele selling out stadiums across the land, we’ve been hankering for something ...

The Steps Comeback Is Just What The World Needs Right Now

Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Matt Bagwell

This isn't the "biggest reunion in pop history" - that will always be reserved for ABBA - but just like those legendary Swedes, there is a huge amount of genuine love and affection for Steps and it helps that their timing is immaculate.

Steps Confirm Comeback (All With A Little Help From ABBA)

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Lovers of cheesy pop and terrible dance routines rejoice! Steps have confirmed they are set to make a comeback with a new single, album and tour. The ...

'H' From Steps Reveals He's Expecting Twins In Adorable Animated Video

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Parents

Ian Watkins, aka 'H' from Steps, has announced he is going to be a dad for the first time as he and his partner Craig Ryder are expecting twins. Wa...

Google Finally Fixes Ian 'H' Watkins Image Search Confusion

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Tech

UPDATE: As of 5.30pm this afternoon Google has updated the search terms "Ian H Watkins" and "Steps" to redirect to images of the correct man. As o...

Eleven Steps to Support a Loved One With Mental Health Problems

Danny Bowman | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Danny Bowman

They are going to be feeling frustrated, confused and completely overwhelmed sometimes if not most of the time so it is important that you know some hurtful things that they say to you, they do not mean so don't take it too personally as it is just the illness talking and they will most likely apologise sincerely for it sometime after it has been said.

Hot Food and Drink Ideas for Summer

Lucy Self | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Self

Don't know about anyone else, but once the mercury hits above 20 - I shed the skin of a (semi) responsible person and get utterly side tracked by the pursuit of pleasure. That dead area at the beginning of the week (I think they call it Sunday-Tuesday) becomes a gin-sodden round of boozy picnics, 'just the one' after work drinks/dins and pub garden pick me ups...

A Brand New Figure At 'Loose Women' Studios

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Former Steps singer Claire Richards was all smiles as she left the ‘Loose Women’ studios after her first day on the panel. The singer-turned-pr...

The Wondering About the One-Hit-Wonder

Joff Thompson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Joff Thompson

If even sitting atop the hit parade can be dismissed as a flop, what then does constitute a hit? Any ideas? Anyone? It's not quite as easy to say when you start to give it some real thought.

Ashley Percival

'I Caught Lisa And Ritchie In Bed Together' | Ashley Percival | Posted 05.02.2013 | Home

Our jaws actually hit our desks when Ritchie Neville from newly reformed boyband 5ive revealed earlier this week that he'd enjoyed a fling with Steps'...

Happy To Be There, Claire?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2012 | Home

You know what, sometimes it can be really tough going being a celebrity. All those red carpet events, parties and freebies. And the strain of such ...

Tina's Doing Her Thing

Posted 11.09.2012 | Home

She was once so squeaky clean you could eat your dinner off her (oo-err) but former S Club star Tina Barrett has put her teenybopper days behind her f...

'I'm Not Going To Diet Again'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2012 | Home

Claire Richards' battle with her weight has been well documented, but she has vowed she isn't going to ever diet again. The Steps star has proclai...

Caroline Frost

Will Kylie And Jason Do it Especially For Pete? | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Kylie Minogue looks set to make Pete Waterman's dream come true, it seems, with confirmation that she will take to the stage on Friday to join Jason D...

'I Almost Cheated With Dane Bowers'

Posted 26.06.2012 | Home

Steps star Claire Richards isn't quite as squeaky clean as we had always thought - she's admitted to 'almost' cheating on her ex-hubby with none other...

Steps' Claire Richardson Speaks Out About Bulimia

WENN | Posted 24.06.2012 | Home

Steps star Claire Richards became so obsessed with her weight at the height of her band's fame she developed devastating eating disorder, bulimia. ...

Steps: The Truth Behind Squeaky Clean Smiles

WENN | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The first time around, reformed pop group Steps maintained a squeaky-clean image but it seems it was a myth - the group regularly enjoyed boozy sessio...

Tonight's TV Pick: Paris Kitchen, Panorama, Steps Reunion Tour

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Little Paris Kitchen: Cooking with Rachel Khoo – BBC2, 8.30pm The final episode with the adorable Rachel Khoo, preparing for picnics, taking us...

Britain’s First Gay Dads Planning Sixth Surrogate Child

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Britain’s first gay dads, Barrie and Tony Drewitt-Barlow, plan to expand their family with a sixth surrogate child. The couple made history in 19...

'I'm Not Too Fat For Tour'

WENN | Posted 16.03.2012 | Home

Claire Richards has blasted rumours she is struggling to keep up with her Steps bandmates in rehearsals because of her size. The group, featuring C...

Our Top 5 Music Moments Of 2011

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

1. Adele Storms The Brits Adele knocked the music world for six with her Brits performance in February. With just a piano, her gorgeous voice and a...

Steps' Reunion Shows Pop Music is at an All-Time Low.

Joe Mott | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Joe Mott

The music now is just a selection of rave presets we used to listen to in the 90s along with beats so weak they wouldn't challenge clock radio speakers. David Guetta is everywhere, ruining everything he touches. Kanye West has decided to become a singer. Cher Lloyd is...oh balls to her. Matt Cardle is...nah, balls to him too.