Ellie and Izzi to take time off Gogglebox

Gogglebox: Ellie Warner ‘taking break from show with sister Izzi’ after boyfriend’s accident

It's a tough time for the Gogglebox stars

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Gogglebox stars Ellie and Izzi Warner are reportedly taking a break from the Channel 4 show.

The alleged decision comes after Ellie’s boyfriend Nat Eddleston was involved in a hit and run.

The sisters, who are based in Leeds, have apparently been told by producers to take as long as they need, reports The Sun.

Read more: Police issue update on condition of Ellie Warner’s boyfriend after hit and run

Reports claim Nat is in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

But there are fears he may have suffered brain damage in the accident.

Izzi and Ellie Warner ‘take break’ from Gogglebox

A source told the publication: “Channel 4 take duty of care really seriously.

“Obviously Ellie and Izzi are two of the most loved regulars on the show but it wouldn’t be right for them to have to film a light hearted show when Nat is in such a critical condition.

“Producers have made it clear there is no pressure to return to filming and they can take all the time they need.”

ED! has contacted reps for Channel 4 for comment.

Nat was rushed to intensive care after being hit by a car on Friday, March 18.

The incident reportedly took place around midnight and the driver didn’t stop after hitting Nat.

Ellie and Izzi from Gogglebox
Izzi and Ellie have been show favourites for years (Credit: SplashNews.com)

On Tuesday, West Yorkshire police gave an update on Nat’s – who recently moved in with Ellie – condition.

“The pedestrian remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital. Enquiries into the incident are ongoing,” said the spokesperson.

What’s the latest on Ellie’s boyfriend Nat?

Reports claim that Nat was out drinking with friends on Friday night when the incident occured.

A white Leon Seat allegedly hit Nat and carried on driving for 100 yards before stopping.

Ellie Warner and boyfriend Nat on Gogglebox
Ellie’s boyfriend, Nat, involved in accident (Credit: Channel 4)

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The windscreen on the vehicle smashed and police are still carrying out investigations.

A source close to the sisters told The Sun earlier this week that Ellie has been overwhelmed by the support and kindness from fans.

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