Amanda Holden says she won’t have any more children because she doesn’t want to put her family through any more pain.


The Britain’s Got Talent judge has 2 daughters – Lexi, 8, and 2-year-old Hollie – with her husband Chris Hughes.

But, in between having Lexi and Hollie, the 43-year-old suffered a miscarriage in 2010 and a stillbirth the following year.

And, when she gave birth to Hollie in 2012, she says she "came close to death", losing a huge amount of blood and spending 3 days in intensive care.

"If I could, I would have more kids," Amanda told Essentials magazine, "but I can’t put my family through that again. Chris and I were talking about this the other day, saying how if we’d met earlier we’d have had more kids, but that you end up with the ones you’re meant to have.

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"We’re incredibly lucky to have our girls."

From September, Amanda will stand in for This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby while Holly's on maternity leave.

And the mum-of-2 says her new job will fit perfectly around her family.

"I’ll be back to pick Lexi up from school, and Hollie’s at nursery a few days a week," she said.

Photo: Instagram / Amanda Holden

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