Peter Andre pays emotional tribute to late brother nine years after his death

Peter Andre shared an emotional tribute to his late brother Andrew nine years after his death from kidney cancer.

The 48-year-old, who recently criticized Downing Street for “mocking the British public”, took to his Instagram stories to repost his brother Michael’s picture.

Written in white on a black background, the post read: “108 months, 3,285 days, 78,840 hours, 4,730,400 minutes, 283,824,000 seconds, 9 years. Not a moment goes by, I don’t miss you my brother”, followed by a gray heart emoji.

In the caption, Michael tagged his siblings. Sharing it again on his own social media, Peter wrote about this: “I miss you brother”.

Peter Andre paid tribute to his brother Andrew nine years after his death

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Many took the comments to share comforting words as one person wrote, “I am sending you and the family love @ mrmichaelandre1 and thinking of all of you xx”, followed by a blue heart emoji.

Another said: “I think of all of you and I send you so much love”, with a pink heart emoji, while a third added: “I send my thoughts and prayers to you and your family”, along with a red heart emoji.

In 2019, Peter talked about how his brother’s death affected his mental health during an appearance on ITV’s This Morning.

Peter said he misses his brother in an emotional post
Peter said he misses his brother in an emotional post

Speaking to presenters Holly Willoughby, 40, and Phillip Schofield, 59, the star explained that he and his family have not yet come to terms with what happened.

“We are so close that the pain is great whoever it is and it happened that it was our older brother, who was quite young, and he tore us apart,” she told them.

“We still don’t have three, four years later, sitting as a family and talking about it.

Peter said he and his family have not yet come to terms with Andrew’s untimely death

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“We move it simply because it’s literally still so raw.”

The Australian hunk, who previously paid homage to Andrew on what would have been his 62nd birthday, also confessed to struggling to write the chapter on losing his brother in his book Between Us.

“We were almost two weeks late to deliver it [the book] because it was the only chapter I couldn’t do.

Peter said his brothers won’t read a chapter about Andrew in his book

“My brother won’t read it.

“They said, ‘Brother, we hope you don’t mind, we’re not rude but we don’t really want to read it.'”.

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