General

Roxanne Pallett opens up on her year ‘off the grid’ on Jeremy Vine: ‘It was an awful time’

Roxanne Pallett appeared on the Jeremy Vine Show as we speak and briefly mentioned the year she has simply endured after she made headlines throughout the nation.

The former Emmerdale actress discovered herself in a media storm final year following her look on Celebrity Big Brother, wherein she accused ex-Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas of hitting her.

At the time, Ryan insisted it was merely a play-fight and was achieved with “no malice”. Roxanne was publically reprimanded for the incident. She later advised Emma Willis upon her exit she had “lied” about what occurred to her earlier than going on to apologise for the upset brought on to followers of the present, and Ryan himself.

Shortly after the furore, Roxanne appeared on the first version of Jeremy Vine’s new present to apologise about the occasion as soon as once more – after watching some clips of the alleged assault. Today Roxanne arrived on the set and briefly mentioned it once more, and mentioned apologising was “all she could do”.

She went on: “It was a really awful time for a lot of people. It’s only now when I watch those back I realised how far I’ve come. It’s like watching somebody else.”

Jeremy famous Roxanne disappearance for a year, to which she responded: “I needed to.

“I needed to get off the grid. That meant turning down any appearances.

“I’ll be trustworthy with you, it’s been a very long time coming. Things that had been flawed had been so flawed. And it’s solely now, since I’ve been having remedy, I’ve been performing some reflecting and soul looking – I’ve thought of why I felt that means.”

She solemnly added: “I never want to be that person again.”

Jeremy defined that, final time Roxanne was on the present, he had fears she would take her personal life. He added: “Is that right?”

Roxanne quietly responded: “Yeah.”

She additionally spoke about how she was working to enhance her life, including: “It’s extra about getting myself in good place.

“I’ve spent the year getting remedy and dealing by means of my PTSD.

“It obtained worse earlier than it obtained higher – it obtained worse greater than folks realised.

“I nearly really feel prefer it was the finest worst factor that would have occurred to me.”

She additionally mentioned she was “on the wrong path”.

“All I can do now is rebuild,” she went on. “And that is what I’ve been doing this year. I’m trying to be better this year.”

Roxanne later went on to affix Jeremy in discussing Brexit, and the refugee disaster on the present. 

For help about any of the points raised on this article please name the Samaritans in the UK on 116 123.

The Jeremy Vine present airs weekdays at 9.15am on Channel 5.

To Top