Jeff Brazier and son Bobby discuss the impact Jade Goody's death had on their family as they team up for Celebrity Gogglebox

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Jeff and Bobby Brazier person teamed up to raise costs for cancer investigation by appearing connected Celebrity Gogglebox. 

The father-son duo are group to look connected Friday night's show - a Stand Up To Cancer typical - wherever they item nan effect nan illness has had connected their family. 

Bobby, 20, was only five-years-old erstwhile his mother Jade Goody died aged 27, pursuing a very nationalist conflict pinch cervical cancer. His relative Freddie was conscionable four.  

Jeff, 44, and Jade had divided by nan clip of her passing but he has dedicated his life to helping others by talking openly astir condolences and intelligence health. 

Speaking astir their determination to support Stand Up To Cancer, Jeff noted that it's a  origin 'incredibly close' to their hearts. 

Good cause: Jeff and Bobby Brazier person teamed up to raise costs for crab investigation by appearing connected Celebrity Gogglebox

Heartbreaking: Bobby, 20, was only five-years-old erstwhile his mother Jade Goody died aged 27, pursuing a very nationalist conflict pinch cervical cancer. His relative Freddie was conscionable 4 (pictured successful 2006) 

He explained: 'We understand first-hand nan effect crab has connected families. 

'Doing Celebrity Gogglebox for Stand Up To Cancer is supporting a origin that's incredibly adjacent to our hearts. 

'Cancer affects truthful galore lives, and it's important to support raising consciousness and costs for research. 

'Through laughter and shared moments, we dream to animate others to guidelines up to crab pinch us, knowing that each publication brings america person to beating this unspeakable disease.'

Bobby added: 'I'm really looking guardant to being connected Celebrity Gogglebox pinch my dad. 

'It's for a awesome cause, I can't hold to conscionable beryllium down successful beforehand to nan TV and relax for once. It's been a agelong clip since we've sat successful beforehand of nan TV and done thing together.'

Jeff and Jade divided successful 2004, not agelong aft their 2nd son, Freddie, now 19, was born. 

Some will retrieve Bobby and Freddie making cherubic appearances arsenic page boys astatine their mother's wedding to fellow Jack Tweed conscionable a period earlier she died successful 2009.

After their mother's death, Bobby and Freddie went to unrecorded pinch their father, who made important changes to their lifestyle. 

Out went nan personage photoshoots - he didn't moreover licence nan boys to be Jade's very nationalist ceremonial - and successful came a much considered consequence to their upbringing. 

Strict ineligible notices were sent to nan Press requesting privateness for nan boys truthful they could turn up distant from nan glare of publicity.

Jeff raised them single-handedly, earlier his matrimony to PR executive Kate Dwyer successful 2018. Today, nan brothers in installments her for helping to bring them up.

Jeff explained: 'We understand first-hand nan effect crab has connected families. 'Doing Celebrity Gogglebox for Stand Up To Cancer is supporting a origin that's incredibly adjacent to our hearts'

Romance: Jeff and Jade divided successful 2004, not agelong aft their 2nd son, Freddie was calved and he has dedicated his life to helping others by talking openly astir condolences (pictured 2002)

Now, 15 years on, Bobby is backmost successful nan spotlight, and aft landing a domiciled successful EastEnders he is now delighting nan federation pinch a stint connected Strictly Come Dancing. 

Sources opportunity nan BBC is truthful keen to spot Bobby make it to nan last that they want him to put his each into nan show.

'Bobby is simply a superstar and everyone astatine nan BBC knows that,' said an insider.

'The BBC knew nan federation would autumn successful emotion pinch him and would travel each infinitesimal of his Strictly journey.

'But it tin beryllium really reliable doing nan show alongside filming for EastEnders, particularly successful nan run-up to Christmas, and it is exhausting. 

'The truth EastEnders person fto Bobby disconnected intends he has a overmuch amended chance of winning Strictly, which is nan purpose here.'

Some mightiness opportunity nan broadcaster has, successful effect, skewed nan playing section for Bobby's triumph - but, still, there's nary mobility that this is simply a domiciled he is much than fresh for. 

Bobby says he doesn't person galore memories of Jade, 'because I was truthful young erstwhile she died'.

That said, he admits she gave him a sensation for nan spotlight, which he says he dreamt astir from a young age.

'I deliberation that arsenic a kid it's each I wanted,' he said. 'I was hopeless for that erstwhile I was younger. I spent truthful overmuch clip making myself fresh because I started to judge that could hap and I could person that.

'When I was 14, 15 - moreover 12 - I retrieve having thoughts for illustration that, desires for illustration that. I spent a batch of my puerility conscionable wishing for attention.'

On screen: 15 years connected from nan decease of his mother Bobby is backmost successful nan spotlight and delighting nan federation pinch a stint connected Strictly Come Dancing (pictured with Dianne Buswell)

Losing his mother erstwhile he was truthful young could good person destroyed him, but Bobby appears to beryllium nan epitome of happiness.

'I'm ever dancing astir nan location and what not,' he revealed.

He has overmuch to beryllium happy about, arsenic he is, opportunity those adjacent to him, connected nan verge of becoming a millionaire.

Celebrity Gogglebox will look arsenic portion of Stand Up To Cancer connected Friday, November 3 connected Channel 4 from 7pm. 

To donate immoderate you tin telephone 0300 123 4444 aliases matter £40 £30 £20 aliases £10 matter FORTY, THIRTY, TWENTY aliases TEN to 70404. For much accusation and to donate online sojourn Channel4.com/SU2C


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