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Everything you need to know about Bradley Walsh's family

The TV star and his son are back for a new series of Breaking Dad

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Aisha Nozari
Online Writer
January 4, 2021
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For anyone else as big a fan as we are of Bradley Walsh & Son: Breaking Dad, you'll know that the star is incredibly close to his family. 

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If you missed the hilarious show, in which Bradley his son Barney embark on some seriously epic adventures across America, you'll be pleased to know that the father-and-son duo are back for a brand new series, starting Monday 4 January on ITV.

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The first two series followed Bradley and Barney around the USA on a daring road trip, starting at the southernmost point of the country – Florida Keys. The new series will see them explore Europe.

The father and son duo are known for their close bond both on and off screen, but what about other members of the Walsh brood?

Is Bradley Walsh married?

Bradley has been married to his wife Donna Derby for more than 20 years. The couple tied the knot in 1997. Donna was once a former professional dancer and is now a choreographer.

She even appeared in the video for Robert Palmer's 80s hit Simply Irresistible and has also worked as a choreographer on Miss World, which was coincidentally presented by her son, Barney. Donna also appeared in six episodes of The Kenny Everett Television Show from 1987 to 1988.

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Bradley and Donna have been married for over 20 years

Does Bradley Walsh have kids?

Viewers will be familiar with Bradley's son Barney, but many fans might be surprised to learn that Bradley has a daughter, too. Hayley is Barney's older half-sister and was born in 1982. While it looks like Hayley has a great relationship with her stepmum, Donna Derby, Bradley shares her from a previous relationship with Debby Parker.

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Barney and Bradley in the new series of their ITV show

The 38-year-old currently lives in Hertfordshire with her boyfriend, Tom, and their pet pooch, Ned. Hayley works as a MAR reflexologist, and was trained at the London School of Reflexology.

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Hayley and Barney have a close bond

Who are Bradley Walsh's parents?

Bradley and Barney occasionally share photos of Bradley's parents, Margaret and Daniel. In January 2018, Margaret celebrated her 80th birthday, and Bradley shared a snap of her enjoying a glass of wine over dinner, adding the caption: "Happy 80th birthday to my darling mum Margaret. Love you very much." One thing's for sure, we can't believe how young she looks! Barney also posted a photo of his gran on her birthday, adding: "Happy 80th birthday Nan!"

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