The Essex beauty is expecting her first child with boyfriend Bradley Wright

It’s been a whirlwind 12 months for Amy Childs. From making a fresh start with boyfriend Bradley Wright to falling pregnant with their first child – life couldn’t be more different for her compared to this time last year.

During an exclusive chat with Now on the red carpet of the National Television Awards, Essex beauty Amy’s excitement over her impending motherhood is quite clear to see.

‘It’s so mad, it’s amazing be pregnant,’ she gushes. ‘I’ve not got long to go now, I’m about 26 weeks and loving it.’

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Despite making her name on reality TV show The Only Way Is Essex, Amy adds that she and Brad are quite set on keeping certain details of the pregnancy to themselves.

Amy Childs

She says: ‘We know what we’re having but we’re not announcing it. It’s quite nice for us to keep some things secret. But we have picked out a name – we just can’t wait to be parents!’

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Amy and Brad broke up briefly in 2015 but, despite their problems, couldn’t stay apart for long, and she insists they’ve left any issues in the past.

‘Everything is great with us,’ she explains. ‘We’re going to be parents, so of course it’s all good.’

And does Amy have any plans to return to our TV screens? ‘It’s got to be the right thing,’ she tells us. ‘I could go back on TV tomorrow, but it’s got to be right for me. Maybe I’ll do a baby show, you never know!’

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