Singer's fourth child was delivered stillborn
The Take That star is taking time out to grieve for daughter Poppy, who was stillborn on 4 August.
Gary and wife Dawn were devastated about the loss of their fourth child and the TV judge isn’t ready to promote the show’s return.
Due to personal circumstances Gary Barlow won’t be attending the press launch for The X Factor,’ a spokesperson for the series tells Mail Online.
But he has been in touch with production to wish everyone well.’
Gary has also cancelled his trip to Mallorca in September for the judges’ houses stage of the show. Instead he’ll stay in the UK to be with his family.
And he’s sure audiences will love the new series of The X Factor, which kicks off on Saturday.
I think it’s been extraordinary this year,’ Gary, 41, declared recently.
Everybody thinks so. I have even heard cameramen saying to each other that it’s such a massive improvement on last year.’
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