Singer Gary Barlow mourns stillborn baby

  • Former Take That singer Gary Barlow has confirmed that his fourth child with wife was delivered stillborn.

    In a statement, he said: "Dawn and I are devastated to announce that we've lost our baby. Poppy Barlow was delivered stillborn on August 4 in London. Our focus now is giving her a beautiful funeral and loving our three children with all our hearts. We'd ask at this painful time that our privacy be respected."

    The singer and his wife, a dancer, have been married for 12 years and have three other children.

    As a member of Take That, Barlow was part of one of Britain's most successful pop bands.

    Take That are rumored to be taking part in the London Games closing ceremony on Sunday.