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Helen Skelton marks special milestone with baby girl Elsie

Helen Skelton is no stranger to an exciting social media update and on Wednesday it was no different when she shared a very special milestone alongside her daughter Elsie Kate.MORE: Helen Skelton enjoys a girl's night out with very surprising companyThe 38-year-old took to her Instagram feed with two glorious photos beside her baby girl at Victoria shopping centre in Leeds.WATCH: Helen Skelton shares incredibly relatable parenting momentCaptioning the post, Helen penned: "Six months of city strolls with you has flown by. Time for the big girl pram.
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Helen Skelton is all smiles as she enjoys family day out following marriage split
Helen Skelton appeared to be having the time of her life on Friday as she posted a photo showing herself enjoying a bank holiday day out with family and friends.Taking to Instagram, the presenter beamed in the picture, which saw her standing with one of her friends and enjoying the sunshine.MORE: Helen Skelton enjoys star-studded celebration following marriage splitHelen wore a sleeveless denim outfit accessorised with large leopard print glasses and her long hair flowed past her shoulders.Revealing that she had enjoyed a day out with her three children and family friends, the star captioned the image: "One of those classic, perfect, chaotic bank holiday days out with six kids from 4 months to 7 years…."WATCH: Helen Skelton films the reality of raising three children in lively family homeThe Countryfile star went on: "Grazed knees, spilt drinks, disappearing children, crowds and chaos but we wouldn’t have them any other way.MORE: Helen Skelton reflects on special bond with baby daughter amid marriage heartacheSEE: Helen Skelton wows fans with her elite multitasking skills"Thanks for having us @yorkshirewildlifepark thanks for the little behind the scenes and good luck with the new Dino installation. Great way to kick off the jubilee weekend xx #giftedvisit #daytripping #yorkshire #daysout #familytime #halfterm."Helen looked radiant in the new photoHelen's fans were glad to see her enjoying herself after she's had a challenging time recently.
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Helen Skelton enjoys star-studded celebration following marriage split
Helen Skelton has been through a challenging time recently, with the announcement last month that she and her husband of nine years, rugby player Richie Myler, had separated.The star has been kept busy with work and the former couple's three children, but as she proved at the weekend, she's also found some much-deserved time to enjoy herself – and she looks fabulous.SEE: Helen Skelton snuggles up to baby daughter in sweet new photo after making TV comeback following splitThe presenter took to her Instagram Stories on Sunday, where she shared a snapshot from Denise Van Outen's account, which tagged Helen in a photo from Steph McGovern's star-studded 40th birthday party.WATCH: Helen Skelton films the reality of raising three children in lively family homeWearing a ruched-sleeve top with black leggings and heels, the blonde star looked the picture of glam in the new pic as she beamed for the camera.MORE: Helen Skelton reminisces with remarkable throwback photo after marriage heartacheSEE: Helen Skelton's fairytale garden at Yorkshire home she'll never leaveHelen's fans rushed to support her earlier in the week, when she expressed a desire to go back to last weekend. Helen re-shared Denise's photo to InstagramThe mum-of-three shared a photo from a few days earlier that showed her with her sons Ernie, six, and Louis, five, her baby daughter Elsie and Helen's brother Gavin, alongside her sister-in-law and parents.The group were all enjoying a sunny weekend in the park, with Helen holding onto her daughter while her sons and their cousins stood in front of a picnic table that had an eye-catching spread, featuring fruit and chocolates.Helen penned: "Can I go back to last weekend pls.
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'Could've saved my breast' Julia Bradbury addresses 'brutal' cancer in health breakthrough
“Thousands of other women could be saved from the trauma of brutal treatment.“Lives could be saved if this test was available on the NHS. Please share.“#mastectomy #breastcancer #Awareness #prevention.”Julia accompanied the post with an article which detailed the genetic test rollout.Julia was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2021 and she received the news while filming for This Morning in the forest. The former Countryfile presenter had a mastectomy to have a 6cm tumour removed from her left breast.The post read: “Breakthrough for breast cancer as simple saliva test could spot women at the highest risk years earlier.“Saving thousands of under-50s.”The test is used alongside the standard medical and life history information and as a measure of women's breast density.It has accurately predicted a higher risk of breast cancer in just under 50 per cent of those who got it.Professor Gareth Evans, who led the study at Manchester University, said: “If all these women took drugs to prevent breast cancer, that could prevent a quarter of breast cancer cases and potentially save the lives of 2,000 women a year.He added to the Daily Mail: “If young women at high risk were offered annual mammograms, that could save hundreds more a year.Researchers want the one-off genetic test to be rolled out to women at around the age of 30, safely before they are eligible for mammograms aged 50.Fans took to Julia’s post to share their thoughts.@Juliagrant20 posted: “Can we please remember that 2% of breast cancer cases are men.“My late husband being one of them.“#menhavebreaststoo You have a platform to remind people of this, thank you.“Good look with your recovery.”Julia then replied: “Yes and I do whenever I can.
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Helen Skelton returns to Instagram without wedding ring as ex Richie 'pursues new romance'
Helen Skelton has returned to Instagram without her wedding ring, a week after announcing her split from her husband of eight years, Richie Myler.The Countryfile star, 38, made the comeback yesterday where she addressed her fans while holding a cup of tea in her kitchen, after it was claimed her estranged Leeds Rhino player husband, 31, has "gone abroad" with his new girlfriend.The mother of three was filming an advert for Smart Energy GB, a non-profit, government-back campaign to encourage people to use smart meters in their homes as a way of monitoring their energy consumption.Helen looked her usual chipper self as she sipped a cup of team while discussing the campaign.The Cumbria-native wore her blond tresses in a high ponytail away from her face as she spoke to her followers.She wore a brown and white striped top and accessorised with a pair of gold earrings and a delicate gold chain.Helen wore a soft smokey eye and a natural face of makeup for the clip.She appeared to be in her kitchen as fashionable teal cupboards and a gold sink with a marble splashback could be seen behind her.As she gripped her mug, it was apparent the star's wedding ring was nowhere to be seen.It comes as Countryfile viewers noticed her absence from the show's most recent episode last week.Additionally, Helen's estranged husband rugby player Richie is said to have "jetted off abroad with his new love interest.Last Monday, Helen broke the news of the heartbreaking split with her social media followers and confirmed Richie had "left the family home".But now sources close to the TV star have claimed that the sportsman went back to pick up his passport ahead of his break with his "new love interest."An insider claimed: “He said he was going on
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Helen Skelton missing from Countryfile as husband 'jets abroad with new love interest'
Helen Skelton's estranged husband Richie Myler has reportedly "jetted off with his new love interest" following his split with the Countryfile star. It comes after Helen, 38, was absent from this week's Countryfile episode following the news of her split from Leeds Rhino rugby player Richie, 31, after eight years of marriage.Last Monday Helen broke the news of the heartbreaking split with her social media followers and confirmed Richie had "left the family home".But now sources close to the TV star have claimed that the sportsman went back to pick up his passport ahead of his break with his "new love interest."An insider claimed: “He said he was going on holiday."It’s thought he’s taken his new missus so they can be out of the public eye."They went on to claim that the former Blue Peter presenter is doing well, adding that mutual friends of the former couple think she's been treated "appallingly".“Helen’s holding it together well, which is admirable given she was blindsided by his new relationship," they claimed to The Sun.It comes days after it was reported that the rugby player has started a relationship with a "younger, successful businesswoman."The same publication told how the pair are "in the early stages of a relationship."Just days after the heartbreaking news was announced, Countryfile viewers were saddened to see that the Cumbria-native was missing from the most recent episode as they issued their support for the star.Sunday's programme was led by Adam Henson and Anita Rani as viewers noticed Helen's absence.One fan suggested: "Turned on Countryfile to see Helen after this week but she's not on it.She must be taking some time to herself, the poor woman."Another wrote: "My heart goes out to Helen.
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Julia Bradbury sends 'healing thoughts' to Emmerdale's Malandra Burrows after cancer news
Emmerdale actress was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer.The former Countryfile star has been battling the disease herself since she was diagnosed last September.In a show of support for Malandra, Julia took to Twitter to send her “healing thoughts” to the actress.Sharing a video of the magazine interview, that saw Malandra confirm her diagnosis, Julia said she also aimed to raise awareness among the online community.In view of her 170,000 Twitter followers, Julia penned: “Healing thoughts & love to actress Malandra Burrows diagnosed with Stage 3 #breastcancer.“Not the story either of us wanted to share, but hopefully we're spreading #awareness & fueling the desire for more research about this pervasive disease that terrorises so many women.” (sic)Last week, Julia was inundated with praise after she shared an insight into her post-operation process after she underwent a mastectomy late last year.The BBC star admitted she was left in “shock” following the procedure.However, she could be seen smiling again as she soaked up the sun in a bikini during a holiday in Mauritius.She captioned the shot: “I had no idea what life after a #mastectomy would be like.“I feel incredibly grateful that some things have gone my way during my #breastcancer diagnosis.“Each of our stories is different... I was fortunate to be able to have immediate recon after my breast was removed containing a 6cm tumour.”The presenter continued: “Nothing prepares you for the shock & impact...& yet but here I am in a bikini again.“Didn't think this would happen.
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‘I was crushed’ Helen Skelton felt ‘isolated’ in France with husband Richie ahead of split
Countryfile host Helen Skelton previously revealed she was feeling “isolated” after moving to France for her husband Riche Myler's career in a resurfaced interview.The Springtime on the Farm presenter announced she and her husband of eight years had separated late on Monday night.Helen, 38, took to social media two nights ago to share the heartbreaking news of her split from Richie, 31.The sad announcement came just four months after the BBC star had given birth to their third child, daughter Elsie Kate.Helen has previously opened up about the “crushing loneliness” she felt after moving to France to support her rugby player husband’s career.The couple moved back in 2015, when Richie switched rugby teams to the Catalan Dragons, who are based in Perpignan, France.The move appeared to have a negative effect on the presenter’s state of mind, as she admitted to feeling “isolated” while she was there.“I didn’t speak the language and I felt so isolated that I used to go into the local tourist office just to talk to someone who could speak English,” Helen remembered.“The loneliness was crushing even though the French wives and girlfriends would invite me on their nights out, which was kind.”Adding that she did try her best to fit in there, Helen continued: “I would try to keep up by laughing and nodding.“Then somebody would ask if I understood and I would say no.They thought I was bonkers,” she told The Daily Mail's You Magazine.Helen and Richie married in 2013, and share Ernie, six, Louis, five and Elsie Kate, four months.She has previously revealed that the traumatic birth of her second child had made her third and “final” pregnancy more difficult.In 2017, the star gave birth to her son Louis on the kitchen floor with only her
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'Could have been a different story' Julia Bradbury addresses 'near-miss' in cancer battle
Countryfile presenter has spoken in a recent interview about how "lucky" she was that she found her cancer when she did.After finding out her diagnosis Julia wasted no time and had a mastectomy in October.Her tumour was in an awkward position, located near the back of her breast.It was also described as "flat and long and invisible" on the mammogram due to her "dense" breast tissue.Talking about the near-miss, Julia said: "I feel lucky it was found when it was."Because a year later, it could have been a different story", she added to The Times.Since going public about her diagnosis, Julia was approached by a production company and has been filming her treatment since.Carrying on discussing her treatment journey, she took to Instagram at the weekend to share the details of her "brutal" mastectomy.Julia wrote in view of her 204,000 followers: "There'll be quite a few photos of my upper body in the press this week because I've done lots of interviews about my forthcoming @itv #breastcancer documentary."Referring to the selfie attached to the post, she continued: "This is the last pic I took of myself before my mastectomy, to remove a 6cm tumour from my left breast."One of the best bits of advice I was given by my friend Heidi who has been through this, was to say goodbye and thank you to my breast…"For all the years of service and time spent together."Saying farewell and grieving for what we've lost is OK."To all the women about to go through this (I know some of you have your op this week) and to those of you just through the other side..."It helped me to know this brutal, scary procedure was to save my life," Julia penned.She continued: "There are new possibilities, this experience will give you an inner strength you
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Helen Skelton turns heads in cherry red jumpsuit for son's birthday
Countryfile star Helen Skelton always wows fans with her incredible outfit choices, and it was no different on Sunday when she stepped out for her son Louis' fifth birthday bash.MORE: Helen Skelton reveals the big impact her surprising childhood home had on herTaking to her Instagram, the mum-of-three showcased the epic costume party but we couldn't help but notice how fabulous she looked as she sported a vibrant cherry red jumpsuit.WATCH: Helen's baby daughter gave her a moment to rememberOn her Instagram Stories, the 38-year-old shared a group shot from the day, with her best friends who attended the party. On the photo, she wrote: "Got me some good girls," with a red love heart.RELATED: Helen Skelton looks ahead to 'next pregnancy' in social media postREAD: Helen Skelton reveals hilarious insight into parenting her young sonHelen was standing in the middle of the group and pulled focus for all the right reasons as she matched the gorgeous red all-in-one with a chic, light-pink jumper and completed the look with some white converse.A post shared by Helen Skelton (@helenskelton)Helen held an exciting garden party for her son LouisThe former Blue Peter presenter also posted a collection of snaps from the exciting day on her Instagram feed which showed Louis, who was dressed as Peter Pan, having a fantastic time.Captioning the post, she wrote: "This is 5, hook a duck and bat a rat… Making the most of the days before he insists on laser quest.
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Helen Skelton references ‘next pregnancy’ in social media post ‘I want to be the dad’
Helen Skelton, 38, shared an amusing quip about her “next pregnancy” via her Instagram story on Tuesday.The Countryfile star is already mum to three children. Helen is currently enjoying time with her three-month-old baby girl, but the star has already made a reference to her “next pregnancy” on social media. In view of her 274,000 Instagram followers, she shared a meme via a pregnancy fitness brand to her own account. The post read: “Next pregnancy I've decided I want to be the dad.” The nature lover is married to England rugby league player Richie Myler, 31, with whom she shares three children. The pair have so far welcomed sons Ernie, six, and Louis, four, as well as three-month-old baby girl Elsie.Helen’s story post came days after she shared an adorable pic with her newborn on Instagram on March 23. The former Blue Peter presenter posed with baby Elsie on her garden patio, which was covered in colourful chalk etchings. Her black Labrador, Spiderman, stood in the sunshine next to them as she snuggled her daughter, who was wearing a fluffy white babygrow with ears on the hood.The presenter’s garden acted as a beautiful backdrop, featuring multiple grass lawns, trees and a stone archway. In the caption, she wrote: “Garden days are good days. “Grateful for patio chalks - the only thing the boys will spend more than five mins doing.”She then added the hashtags: "#spring, #freshair, #babygirl and #11weeks."Thousands of Helen’s followers left a 'like' on the post, including Countdown legend Carol Vorderman.Plenty of people also complimented Helen on the sweet snap, with Amanda Pollock writing: “Ahh gorgeous picture.” Rebecca added: “Gorgeous (heart emoji).These sunny days are the best!”Janet Jenkins commented: “Spent many
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‘The news is out!’ Countryfile’s Adam Henson announces career move away from BBC
Countryfile presenter Adam Henson has taken to Twitter to announce a career move away from the BBC.The host, 56, made the announcement earlier this evening as he asked his fans for their input over what they wanted to see from his new venture.In view of his 61,600 followers, the BBC star shared his big announcement.Adam wrote: "The news is out!"I’m excited to reveal that the @CotswoldFarmPrk team and I have been working on a brand new YouTube series and the first two episodes are now live here."If there’s a topic you’d like me to feature, I'd love to know," he ended his post.The star accompanied the post with a sweet snap of him holding newborn lambs.Following the exciting news, Adam's fans flocked to the comments to weigh in on his career move.Judy Illing wrote: "Great news, congratulations!"At the end of last year Adam took to Instagram to reveal that he was hosting the Enchanted Light Trail this Christmas with illuminated scenes at his Cotswold Farm.The Countryfile host was joined by Clarkson's Farm star Kaleb Cooper who he welcomed to his farm in a social media post.Adam runs the Cotswold Farms Park, which his father started, with the site attracting over 70,000 visitors per annum.He and his friend Duncan Andrews also took on the lease of Bemborough Farm from his father in 1988, with the pair now jointly running the 1600 acre estate.On the estate they grow wheat, spring barley and oilseed rape, alongside a flock of 350 commercial ewes and numerous breeds of farm animals.The farm was first opened by Adam's father in 1971, with the aim to protect rare breeds of farm animals.Adam thanked his farm life for keeping him sane during lockdown in an unearthed interview.He said to the Radio Times: "I’m a big open-spaces
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Julia Bradbury forced to 're-evaluate addiction' in her life after breast cancer diagnosis
Countryfile star Julia Bradbury was devastated to learn last autumn that she was battling breast cancer.Since then, she has been re-evaluating her lifestyle - and that involves ditching a food addiction that has plagued her life.Brandishing an irresistible piece of chocolate cake for a photo, which she emblazoned with a nuclear warning sign, Julia confessed that the habit she'd been struggling to kick was her love of sugar."I've always had a sweet tooth," she admitted to over 203,000 Instagram followers of her worst habit."[I] felt lucky that I could eat the doughnuts, dunk the biscuits every day & snaffle the brownies, without putting on weight."However, in just a few short months, breast cancer changed Julia's life completely, and perhaps irreversibly.The 51-year-old recently had a mastectomy to give herself the best chance of survival, and she is now re-assessing and tackling all of the bad habits that have crept up in previous years too."Since my breast cancer diagnosis I've been re-evaluating my diet & lifestyle & I realise that I'd let my sugar addiction creep up on me."A treat is a treat, but loading up on refined sugar every day, just isn't healthy - whatever your weight."And it's not easy to avoid - sugar is hidden in foods under so many names."Julia, who has clearly been reading up on dietary requirements, then reeled off a mammoth list of suspect ingredients that the aspiring healthy eater should recognise and try to avoid."Anhydrous dextrose, brown sugar, cane crystals, cane sugar, corn sweetener, corn syrup, corn syrup solids, crystal dextrose, evaporated cane juice, fructose sweetener, fruit juice concentrates, high-fructose corn syrup, honey, liquid fructose, malt syrup, maple syrup, molasses, pancake
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Countryfile's Adam Henson spills on 'essential' aspect to relationship with wife Charlie
Countryfile star revealed what is the "essential" element to his successful and happy relationship.Adam has always preferred to keep his family out of the spotlight, with not much known about his relationship with his wife.The couple have two children together, Ella and Alfie.Alfie is in his late teens, while Ella is in her early twenties at university.Speaking to the Mail Online back in 2016, Adam was asked what the secret is to a happy relationship.He replied: "Being able to laugh together is essential."Adam previously revealed that it was his partner Charlie that convinced him to go for the Countryfile job.He told the Mirror in 2020: "Countryfile did a presenter search, and although I wasn't bothered, my partner nagged me about it, as she thought I'd be really good."After lots of auditions, I ended up getting the job."At first, I was only working once a month, then when it went prime time, the viewing figures went up to six million, and that was that."The 56-year-old revealed he had come close to losing his home, his farm and his livelihood during the disastrous foot-and-mouth disease back in 2001.The farmer explained that he was on the brink of financial collapse, nearly losing everything.This was when Charlie nagged Adam to take the Countryfile job to sort out this crisis.Adam told the Telegraph in 2016: "The worst time was in 2001 – we'd invested heavily in Cotswold Farm Park, then foot-and-mouth hit just before we opened."The bank closed in and wanted their money.
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Julia Bradbury thanks fan for support as she shares 'disgusting' health update
Twitter today to share the “disgusting” way she was trying to draw out toxins from her body.The Countryfile star shared a video of herself taking off a patch that she had left on the sole of her foot overnight for a “body detox”.In the clip, she can be seen pulling on the sticky material as she shows what looks like a brown residue left inside.Alongside the video, she explained: “How much fun did you have in bed last night?“I tried out these Body Detox foot patches to 'draw out toxins overnight'“How disgusting does this look?“They promise an array of benefits inc:improvements to your metabolism, immune system, insomnia, fatigue, migraines etc etc!”The unconventional method sparked a series of mixed reactions, with curious fans announcing they would try it, while others appeared more sceptical.Julia also used the social media platform to thank a fan for his support during her breast cancer battle.Twitter user Garycrisp1943 penned: “I know I don't know you, and I don't normally pour my heart out to strangers, but I've always admired your enthusiasm for the outdoors & nature.“I just want to send you & family well wishes in the hope you will find all the strength you need.” (sic)The TV star responded: “Thank you so much Gary,” alongside a tree branch and a green love heart emoji.Julia last week said her "healing is going very well" during an appearance on This Morning.Speaking to hosts Rochelle Humes and Alison Hammond from the This Morning Forest, Julia said it was "lovely to be back" in front of the camera.She also revealed she was recovering and undergoing physiotherapy following her double mastectomy.Julia said: “First of all, thanks to the whole This Morning team."You’ve been checking in regularly to check how I’m
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