Reality star Charlotte Dawson announces she has had a miscarriage
Reality TV star Charlotte Dawson has revealed that she suffered a miscarriage after she had discovered she was pregnant on Mother's Day.
After finding out she was pregnant with her second child, the 29 year old TV star said she was "over the moon" with the news as she and fiance Matthew Sarsfield were growing their family.
In a heartbreaking Instagram post Charlotte revealed that she was "heartbroken beyond words" but hopes they will have their "rainbow baby" some day.
The post showed her son Noah holding her positive pregnancy test and a video of them showing it to the camera to share their baby news.
She wrote: "Hi my darlings, I finally feel ready to post this.. I mean I don’t know when there is a good time to post this.
“It’s been an extremely tough week mentally but also obviously physically… I am heartbroken beyond words.
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“And I know I’m never quiet on here, & always so open and honest with you guys so it’s been a shock to you all.. I keep getting lots & lots of messages worrying about us all, asking why I’m being quiet & if Noah is ok.
“Noah is absolutely fine.. he’s amazing. I’m the one that’s not ok.. unfortunately I’ve suffered with a miscarriage.
“Obviously our families & close friends have known about me being pregnant, but didn’t announce anything until I got further down the line.. I was so excited to share our happy news with you all.
“Noah’s little brother or little sister, as you can imagine Matthew & I were absolutely over the moon our little family was going to be growing.
“I also found out on mother’s day which was just so special. But sometimes it’s just not meant to be, I really thought it was but it just wasn’t this time.
“Miscarriages are so common & not spoke about enough. We are so heartbroken right now have no words and just don’t feel Upto posting being my happy silly self right now..”
Famous friends commented on the post, sharing their heartbreak for the presenter, with Love Island star Dani Dyer saying: "Oh char I’m so so sorry sending you all my love xxxxxx."
Hollyoaks actress Chelsee Healey said: “Love you” while presenter and TV star Kate Lawler added: “I’m so sorry for you both Charlotte. Sending you so much love and strength. Xxx”