Pete Bennett Paid Tribute To His Ex And Former Big Brother UK Co-Star Nikki Grahame

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Nikki Grahame died after a battle with anorexia and former Big Brother UK winner Pete Bennett mourned the death of his ex Nikki Grahame.

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Pete Bennett broke down in tears after the death of this 38-year-old contestant. Nikki died after a longtime battle with anorexia. Her condition had worsened during this coronavirus pandemic.

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Pete and Nikki started a brief romance in 2006. At that time, they competed on Big Brother UK season seven. After that, they met up for a friendly reunion. Pete helped to promote a crowdfunding page for Nikki’s treatment. More than $94,000 was raised from this crowd-funding page.

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39-year-old Pete wrote on Instagram, “We got loads of money and the amount of love and support for Nikki was overwhelming”. He also shared a selfie video where he said, “I thought to myself, yeah, we can save her. But it’s OK. she’s in a good place. She’s not suffering anymore.”

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Then he added, “So I would just like to raise a f–king glass, a f–king bottle of wine, more like, for Nikki Grahame and all the love from us at Big Brother 7 that we really love you Nikki. You were a true winner, nan. You were great. You f–ing rock it, babes.”

Earlier Pete shared a photo of himself hugging Nikki inside a kitchen. In that post, he tried to promote the crowdfunding page. He tried a lot to raise money for her anorexia treatment.