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Lily Allen Opened Up About Her Stillbirth In A Heartfelt Interview

She also used her time on the Jonathan Ross Show to criticise sexism in the media.

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On Saturday night's Jonathan Ross Show, Lily Allen spoke about losing her child to stillbirth.

...Even though it was the most unfortunate thing that can ever happen to a person, I was very fortunate in the sense that I have a loving partner to go home to and share that experience with."

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She spoke about how many other women in the UK have undergone similar experiences to her.

There are many women - [there are] 17 stillbirths in the UK everyday - that go home and they don't have that support, they have to go home and deal with that on their own so I am kind of in a bit of a - since that happened - in a count my blessings scenario rather than feeling sorry for myself.

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She also railed against sexism in the media, highlighting a time when she was criticised in the press for being out on a Saturday night, even though she was accompanied by a father of two, Chris Martin.

The way that they had sort of insinuated it was that 'she's a mother of two, abandoning her children...' I'm in a car with a father of two and at no point has anyone alluded to him abandoning his children!

There is a double standard. And also it's completely false because my children are with me most of the time. If there are photographers around, I make sure that I go in a different car because I don't want them to have guys with what look like guns pointing at them the whole time and chasing them…

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She also said she doesn't pay attention to her critics.

I don't really want to know what people's misconceptions are of me and the way that I do kind of look at it is, I do what I do for the people that do like me, not to prove a point to the people who don't.

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You can watch the whole interview with Lily Allen on The Jonathan Ross show here.