‘Just burst into tears’: Kerry Katona on her daughter’s move to Dublin

Emotions ran high today as Kerry Katona took to Instagram with a sentimental post ahead of her daughter's move to Dublin.

15-year-old Molly, the eldest daughter of Kerry Katona and Brian McFadden, is planning to move in with her Irish grandparents so she can following dream of becoming a surgeon.

Although the move is still a few months away, the former Atomic Kitten star shared her feeling about daughters decision with her 490,000 Instagram followers yesterday evening. 

“Omg just burst into tears looking at my eldest come home from work! All grown up gonna miss her so much,” she wrote alongside a picture of a young Molly.


Omg just burst in to tears looking at my eldest come home from work! All grown up gonna miss her so much @123_mollymc

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Fans were quick to offer their support, with one user commenting: “Shes lovely Kerry..such a credit to you both..she'll knock their socks off I'm sure!”

Another wrote, “Always emotional when our children reach milestones. Be proud of what you've done as her mother.”

Speaking to OK! Magazine, Kerry admitted that although she will be sad to see her go, she is incredibly proud of her daughter.

"[Molly] is going to live with her grandparents Mairead and Brendan. They dote on her and will look after her and keep her safe."

"Molly wants to be a surgeon," she added.

"She wants to get really good grades in her GCSEs so she’s going to Ireland to do a transition year. This will give her an extra year of biology and science. Molly wants extra knowledge – I am so proud of her."

Molly currently lives with in East Sussex with her four siblings, Lily-Sue, DJ, Heidi, Max, her mother, Kerry and her husband George Kay.