Harry Redknapp: 'I don't get involved in Jamie's love life'

20 March 2019, 07:52 | Updated: 20 March 2019, 07:54

Harry Redknapp hasn't given son Jamie any love life advice since his divorce
Harry Redknapp hasn't given son Jamie any love life advice since his divorce. Picture: HEART / Getty

By Emma Gritt

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Harry Redknapp has revealed he doesn't give son Jamie love life advice.

Speaking to Jamie Theakston and Lucy Horobin on Heart London Breakfast, the I'm A Celeb winner explained that he hasn't given his 45-year-old son any guidance about women or dating since he split from the Eternal singer in 2017 after 19 years of marriage.

Jamie asked: "How is he [Jamie] adapting to life as a single guy? How’s he finding that?"

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Jamie and Louise pictured in 2016, a year before their split
Jamie and Louise pictured in 2016, a year before their split. Picture: Getty

Harry laughed: "I dunno. I’ll leave it to his mum. She asks him them questions I don’t get involved."

Jamie probed: "Do you not have like relationship advice between the two of you?"

Harry then added that he just doesn't want to get involved.

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He said: "I sort of try to avoid it. I just let him get on with it. What can I do now you know?

"I know he talks to his mum about things. I say, 'what is he up to, anything?' “'No'.

"She won’t tell me."

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Harry and his beloved wife Sandra pictured at their nephew Frank Lampard's wedding
Harry and his beloved wife Sandra pictured at their nephew Frank Lampard's wedding. Picture: Getty

Harry then added that he still has a good relationship with his former daughter-in-law, 44, and would happily go to watch her performing in the 9 to 5 musical with Amber Davies.

He said: "I mean I love Lou and I was sad when it all went wrong. I really was.

"I mean me and Sandra absolutely loved her and her mum is still great – she knows Sandra talks to her mum all the time, Lynne – she’s lovely.

"So yeah it was sad, but that’s life innit.

"What can you do? These things happen don’t they?"