Only in HELLO! William plays Santa to the homeless and talks of his hectic Christmas

by hellomagazine.com  When it comes to the Christmas shopping, it seems Prince William is just like the rest of us.

The second-in-line to the throne has revealed that he leaves his gift buying until the last minute, telling guests at the 40th birthday celebration of homeless charity Centrepoint that he had yet to pick up any gifts.

In this week's HELLO!, issue 1104, there's a world exclusive behind the scenes look at William's day devoted to the cause that his mother Diana loved so much.

Pick up your copy now to see pictures of the 27-year-old Prince helping out at the organisation's kitchens, and read what he said about plans for his "hectic" family Christmas at Sandringham.

Also in this week's issue, there's a great Strictly exclusive - dancing duo Brian Fortuna and Ali Bastian go public with their romance. The pair confirm they are partners in love on a romantic trip to Paris.

And Ulrika Jonsson ushers in her final festive season in her beloved family home with husband Brian Monet and her four children, and reveals her plans and hopes for the coming year.

Also in this week's magazine, on sale now, Paris Hilton introduces her new pet Princess Pigelette and you name Cheryl Cole as your woman of the year.

Read the full stories in the new double edition of HELLO!.