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    Steps' Claire Richards Accidentally Said Her Ears Were Bleeding During Cheryl’s Performance Last Night

    Cheryl's fans got very angry. What a tragedy.

    Last night ex-Steps member Claire Richards accidentally got into some trouble with Cheryl's loyal soldiers.

    Getty Images Stuart Wilson

    During Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's perfomance on BBC's Children In Need last night, Claire sent this tweet.

    Cheryl's fans were not happy about it.

    @_ClaireRichards come back when you're the most successful female artist in the UK yeah?

    Mairead@CC_MaireadFollow

    @_ClaireRichards come back when you're the most successful female artist in the UK yeah?

    11:28 PM - 14 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    @_ClaireRichards still going? Oh wow! Grow up! You aren't even verified!

    Only Human ✨@shannoncohen621Follow

    @_ClaireRichards still going? Oh wow! Grow up! You aren't even verified!

    11:19 PM - 14 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    “@_ClaireRichards: My ears are bleeding xx”instead of focussing on cheryl focus on your own career

    Lu(C)y Baxter@LucyLBaxFollow

    “@_ClaireRichards: My ears are bleeding xx”instead of focussing on cheryl focus on your own career

    10:11 PM - 14 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    “@_ClaireRichards: My ears are bleeding xx𠇝ont be so damn rude you cant sing yourself go back to big brother #reject

    David@CherylColesBoyFollow

    “@_ClaireRichards: My ears are bleeding xx

    She then claimed that she wasn't talking about Cheryl at all, despite the fact that she had previously been tweeting about Children In Need.

    @Nathan_Saunders predictive text and not actually knowing what everyone is going on about? I was referring to my 4 year old screaming cos...

    Claire Richards@_ClaireRichardsFollow

    @Nathan_Saunders predictive text and not actually knowing what everyone is going on about? I was referring to my 4 year old screaming cos...

    10:10 PM - 14 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    @Nathan_Saunders she doesn't want to go to sleep?! I'm not really sure why I'm getting a barrage of abuse??

    Claire Richards@_ClaireRichardsFollow

    @Nathan_Saunders she doesn't want to go to sleep?! I'm not really sure why I'm getting a barrage of abuse??

    10:10 PM - 14 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Nice save Claire!

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