Gary and wife Dawn lost their 4th child on Saturday


Gary Barlow has thanked those who’ve sent him messages of support since he and wife Dawn announced they’d lost the baby girl they were expecting over the weekend.

Celebrities including One Direction singer Harry Styles, 18, Gary‘s X Factor co-star Tulisa Contostavlos, 24, and boy band JLS have given their condolences, along with thousands of fans.

‘Your kind words and lovely messages are overwhelming. thank you,’ Tweets Gary, 41.

Gary‘s Take That band mates are currently rallying around him and Dawn, who said in a statement on Monday that their focus is to give baby Poppy a ‘beautiful funeral’.

Robbie Williams, 38, wrote on his official website: ‘MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH GARY DAWN AND FAMILY RIGHT NOW X.’

‘They are all utterly distraught for Gary,’ a source tells the Daily Mirror.

‘The boys are such a tight bunch and this has really knocked them all for six. They will always be there for him.’

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Anna Duff