Peaches Geldof: Friends and family pay tribute to star


Peaches Geldof

Peaches Geldof, the columnist and television presenter, has died at the age of 25, leaving a husband and two sons.

Her father, the musician Bob Geldof, confirmed her death and said the family "are beyond pain".

Police were called to an address in Kent around lunchtime on Monday and said the death is currently being treated as "unexplained and sudden".

Peaches was 11 when her own mother, the TV presenter Paula Yates, died.

Friends and family have paid tribute to Peaches, sharing their thoughts on social media.

Lily Allen

Lily Allen

"My thoughts are with Peaches' family at this awful time. I hope they get to grieve in peace. Peaches, rest in peace gorgeous girl."

Fearne Cotton

Fearne Cotton tweet, which reads: "I'm beyond shocked and saddened to hear about Peaches. Can't quite digest it. Thoughts and so much love to the family."

Sharon Osbourne

Sharon Osbourne

"Devastated about @peaches_g. Sending condolences & respect to the Geldof family. It's unimaginable what they must be going through right now."

Daisy Lowe

Daisy Lowe tweet which shows a broken heart emoticon

Chloe Green

Chloe Green

"Such sad news, my heart breaks for her beautiful children RIP Peaches, a wonderful soul, Let us all allow her family to grieve in peace."

Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell tweet, which reads: "The few times I met Peaches she was a sweet, funny warm person. Much love to her family she has left behind."

Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding

"Even if you think you've got it all figured out, some things still can't be explained or understood. Two beautiful children. RIP Peaches."

Jameela Jamil

Jameela Jamil tweet, which reads: "My love to The Geldof family. Unimaginable shock and grief. May the press respect their privacy and not hound them in this vulnerable time."

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