Gordon Ramsay's daughter Tilly hits out at radio host who called her 'chubby' on Strictly Come Dancing

Publish Date
Saturday, 23 October 2021, 1:20PM

She has been wowing in the ballroom on Strictly Come Dancing, but one British radio host has taken aim at Gordan Ramsay's daughter Tilly by fat-shaming the teenager.

While discussing her turn on the dancing show, LBC host Steve Allen said: "She's a chubby little thing, isn't she? Have you noticed?"

"Probably her dad's cooking, I should imagine. Well she can't blooming well dance, I'm bored with her already."

And now the 19-year-old has hit back at Allen in a lengthy Instagram message.

While Ramsay acknowledged that public scrutiny was part and parcel of being a celebrity kid and in the public eye, she wrote that Allen's comments went too far.

"I'm so grateful for all the amazing opportunities I have been able to take part in and I understand that being in the public eye obviously comes with its own repercussions and I've been aware of this from a young age," she wrote.

"However I won't tolerate people that think it's okay to publicly comment and scrutinise anyone's weight and appearance."

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The teen's Instagram was flooded with messages of love and support in response.

Packed to the Rafters star Rebecca Gibney also voiced her support, writing that Allen "needs a good kick up the bum" and that "for that one dimwitted twat – there are millions who adore you".

Go Tilly! You are beautiful inside and out.