Jane McDonald's smitten fiance Eddie Rothe laughed off an awkward blunder in his last ever Loose Women appearance before his tragic death at the age of 67.
He and Jane, who were teenage sweethearts before they lost touch and later rekindled their romance in 2008, had been on the brink of breaking up for good when fate intervened.
Ed was working as the drummer of rock band The Searchers and the endless touring was taking its toll on their relationship. But Jane revealed that a chance phone call to Ed from Loose Women made them patch things up and give things another go.
Recalling that conversation in September 2019, Jane laughed as she explained how her Loose Women colleagues had no idea they'd broken up when they introduced Ed over aRead more on mirror.co.uk