Countryfile star Helen Skelton snuggles up to baby girl after making TV comeback following split from ex-husband Richie Myler
Posted by  badge Boss on May 22
The star lavished her baby girl with love and attention in the photo (Picture: Channel 4/Instagram/helenskelton)

shared a snap of herself snuggling up with her baby girl on Sunday, hours after following with ex Richie Myler.

The Countryfile presenter posted an adorable picture of herself with on her Instagram, bending down to snuggle up to her baby, nose to nose, while she sat in her pram.

Little Elsie Kate was kitted out in pink with a matching knitted blanket and what appeared to be her mum’s jacket resting on top.

Although the majority of her face was obscured, the youngster looked to be smiling as she played with her mum.

‘All the snogs for your baby girl ❤️❤️,’ the former Blue Peter presenter wrote, adding the hashtags ‘#babygirl’ and ‘#weekend’.

The TV star is also mum to sons Ernie, six, and Louis, five, with Richie, who she wed in December 2013.

Helen announced that Richie had ‘left the family home’ in April (Picture: Instagram/helenskelton)

On Saturday afternoon, the 38-year-old was all smiles as she fronted the Hull KR v Catalan Dragons rugby game on Channel 4, filling in for host Adam Hills while he’s in Australia.

Fans praised her as a ‘top quality professional’ as they welcomed her back on their screens.

Leeds Rhinos player Richie has not publicly commented on the end of his and Helen’s marriage but it was reported a short while later that he has since , the daughter of his rugby club’s president Andrew Thirkill. 

The presenter was back on screens for the first time since news of the split broke (Picture: David Greaves/News Images)

Celebrating , the sports professional reposted a message from his sister Rachel Myler to his Instagram stories, where she told him she was ‘so proud of who you are’.

In April, Helen shared the , less than four months after the birth of Elsie Kate.

Richie shared his sister’s supportive birthday message (Picture: Instagram/Richie Myler)

‘Very sad to say that Richie and I are no longer a couple. He has left the family home,’ she wrote in a brief statement.

‘We will be doing our best to co parent our small children,’ she added.