TV presenter Simon Thomas has given his Instagram followers a rare glimpse of a touching moment between his girlfriend Derriana Jebb and son Ethan.

Simon, 47, gushed over Derrina, 29, and Ethan, ten, saying he “loves them the most” as he shared the adorable images on his Instagram page.

The first snap shows Derrina, whom Simon recently praised for “bringing his son back to life”, wearing a straw summer hat with a black trim along with a red and white patterned dress.

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She is looking up as the sky and smiling while sitting underneath a tree with Simon’s son Ethan who is wearing a blue polo top with an open-zipped hoodie and shorts while also looking up at the sky in awe.

The second image shows Derrina smiling and looking up again while Ethan makes a face of deep concentration while staring upwards.

And the third and final snap is of the pair laughing together as Derrina looks at Simon’s adorable son.

The former Blue Peter presenter then gushed in the caption: “The two I love the most.”

Simon’s touching image received more than 7,400 likes and more than 100 comments to fawn over the sweet moment between the two.

One said: “Having followed your story it’s so lovely to see you in such a happy place. I’m sure it’ll give hope to others xx”.

Another added: “Lockdown's silver lining has been the affirmation of what is important. Lots of love to you and yours xxx”

And a third wrote: “These pictures show just how far you and ethan have come, they truly show how happy you are.” [sic]

In November 2017, Simon and Ethan suffered heartbreak as Simon’s wife and Ethan’s mother Gemma died at the age of 40.

The Sky Sports presenter’s beloved wife of 17 years sadly passed away three days after she was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia.

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Simon, who opened up on the heartbreaking moment he broke the tragic news to his son, previously admitted he considered taking his own life after Gemma’s shock death.

Speaking at an event in 2019, which is part of Marie Curie's annual Great Daffodil Appeal, Simon said: “I had a decision to make and there were at least two moments where I nearly did end it. My boy has been the single biggest reason I kept going.”

Then, in 2018, he met and fell in love with Derrina and they have been together since.

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