Holly Willoughby shares rare photo of son Chester as he celebrates his fifth birthday

Holly Willoughby
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Holly Willoughby shared a rare photograph of her youngest son, Chester, yesterday as he celebrated his fifth birthday.

The This Morning host, who is mum to Harry, ten, Belle, eight and Chester, took to Instagram to post an adorable snippet as her little one celebrated his big day.

Wowing her 5.8 million followers, the 38-year-old telly star uploaded the snap in which Chester can be seen standing next to a towering, red birthday anti-gravity cake (opens in new tab), covered in delicious looking sweets.

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Beside the cute photo, Holly swooned over her son with a heart felt caption, reading: ‘This beautiful boy turned 5 today... We love you Chester... so so much... ❤️🐰🍣🚂🚁🚤💚⚽️🍭🍦🍏☀️🦞.’

Of course, hordes of Holly’s adoring fans took to the comment section to send well wishes to the birthday boy, with plenty clearly stunned by the huge cake.

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‘Happy birthday big boy 😎😎😎😎,’ one wrote, while a second chipped in: ‘Awww. Bless. Happy 5th birthday Chester. 😘 Enjoy your beautiful cake! Lots love xx’

‘Wow that cake! Happy birthday Chester ✨,’ one more added, and another joked: ‘Has he stopped bouncing off the walls with all that sugar 😂.’

The lovely moment comes weeks after Holly took to social media to mark another special milestone of Chester’s.

Ahead of his first ever day of school, the blonde beauty shared an image of her brood’s shoes lined up by the front door.

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Back to school…who else’s front door looks like this 🙋🏼♀️… Big day for Chester tomorrow, 1st day of school…’ she wrote.

‘Good-luck to anyone else starting their school journey…can’t believe he’s at this stage already ❤️’

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Lots of mums agreed with Hols, including fellow presenter Davina McCall who wrote: ‘Mine x but the shoes are BIG!!!’

‘My four sons are all grown up, I remember it well – Four kit bags and 4 pairs of shoes at the ready!! Oh if only I could turn back the clock!’ added a nostalgic fan.

Caitlin Elliott
Caitlin Elliott

Caitlin is a Junior News Editor for Goodto.com, covering all things royal, celeb, lifestyle, food, and family. Having set her sights on becoming a magazine journalist when she was a child, Caitlin took on work experience stints at local papers and titles such as Cosmopolitan, Now, Reveal and Take a Break while studying for her Multimedia Journalism degree and has interviews with celebs, reality stars and the Archbishop of Canterbury under her belt (of course, she couldn't resist asking him about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry).