Celebrity Parents Charlotte Church Loses Baby Weeks After Announcing Pregnancy: 'Now Is a Time for Grieving' The loss was announced through a statement posted by Church's Twitter account By Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble is a Senior Digital News Editor and the Sports Editor for PEOPLE Digital. She's worked at PEOPLE for over seven years as a writer, reporter and editor across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Super Bowl to the Met Gala. She's been nominated for the ASME NEXT Awards for Journalists Under 30, and previously wrote for Us Weekly while on staff at Wenner Media. People Editorial Guidelines Published on June 26, 2017 04:40 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Charlotte Church has lost her baby, a statement posted to the U.K. singer’s Twitter announced on Monday. “Charlotte and [musician Johnny Powell] are very sad to announce that they lost their baby. Now is a time for grieving and being together as a family,” the statement read. “We kindly ask everyone to respect that peace.” The baby, due in November, would have been 31-year-old Church’s third child. She shares Ruby, 9, and Dexter, 8, with ex Gavin Henson. Want all the latest pregnancy and birth announcements, plus celebrity mom blogs? Click here to get those and more in the PEOPLE Babies newsletter. In a May interview with The Guardian, Church opened up about the pregnancy, saying she felt “brilliant” about growing her family. “It’s great, it’s lovely,” she said, adding that her pregnancy “feels very different this time around,” when compared to first becoming a mother at 21. REX/Shutterstock Church broke onto the music scene as a classical music artist, and also recorded pop hits like “Call My Name.” She later helmed her on Channel 4 TV show in the U.K., called The Charlotte Church Show. She is currently performing on her tour, Charlotte Church’s Late Night Pop Dungeon, and had announced her pregnancy onstage in late May.