The Gogglebox reality star has died aged 40 in a tragic workplace accident

The Gogglebox reality star has died aged 40 in a tragic workplace accident

The Gogglebox and Celebrity Big Brother star has died suddenly at the age of 40.

George Gilbey – who made the UK Cockley Fund The audience laughs as he sits on the sofa next to his mother and stepfather – who tragically died yesterday.

The reality TV star died after “falling from a height” while working this morning, while police confirmed the cause of his death tonight.

George is best known for his time on the British version of the beloved show Cockley Fund.

He, his mother Linda and stepfather Pete McGarry were fan favorites when they joined the second series in 2013.

The Essex family were axed from the show in 2014, but George entered the series Celebrity Big Brother home in the same year.

He was very likable Central Bank of Bahrain He reached the final.

Then George, Linda, and Pete returned home Cockley Fund Couch in 2016.

George’s sudden death comes just three years after the death of his 71-year-old stepfather Pete, who died after being diagnosed with bowel cancer.

A friend said George’s mother, Linda, was “torn”. They said the sun: “This will hurt his family deeply, especially Linda. First, she lost Pete, and now her son too. She’s incredibly emotional. George was like her little treasure.”

TV star Richie Guarnaccio, who became famous for his time geordie beach, He praised George.

He wrote: “My heart is breaking but George Gilbey you are well and you will truly be missed my friend.

“Always light up the room, take care of others, and I will cherish the memories we made forever, brother. Who Central Bank of Bahrain When I talked to you last week, I’m going to miss you so much, son.

“I love you, JJ.”

Another friend said the sun: “George was George. He was a good man with a big heart who loved his family.

“He was a bit of a party guy, but he was good entertainment to everyone who knew him. No one deserves to have this happen so young, 40 is not old, and dying on the job is terrible.”

“He has started going to the gym in the evenings and working hard to do well for his family.”

Cockley FundChannel 4 released a statement saying the star had always been part of the “family”.

It read: “George was part of Cockley Fund Family of eight along with his mother Linda and stepfather Pete. Our deepest thoughts and condolences are with Linda and George’s family and friends at this very sad time. “The family has requested privacy.”

Essex Police said: “We received a report of an accident on Campfield Road in Shawbury at around 10am this morning (March 27), during which a man working at heights fell and was injured.

“The ambulance service, including the air ambulance, was present. Sadly, the man died at the scene.

“We will continue to liaise with partners including the Health and Safety Executive. A security cordon remains in place at the scene.”

This story originally appeared on The Sun and is republished here with permission.

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