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Tributes pour in for Peaches Geldof from entertainment world

Musicians and other celebrities have expressed their grief following Geldof’s death aged 25.

Geldof with her husband Tom Cohen in 2012.
Geldof with her husband Tom Cohen in 2012.
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TRIBUTES ARE ALREADY beginning to pour in from across the entertainment world for Peaches Geldof, following her death aged 25.

Geldof’s body was found this afternoon at her home in Kent, south-east England.

Within an hour, #rippeaches and #rippeachesgeldof were trending across Ireland and the UK as social media users reacted to the news.

Many of Geldof’s peers in the world of entertainment and celebrity were among those expressing their grief.

Source: Empics Entertainment

TV figures, musicians and other media personalities reacted in sadness to the news.

Source: Empics Entertainment

But the reaction spread beyond the entertainment world, with figures as disparate as writer Irvine Welsh and footballer Joey Barton joining the chorus:

Perhaps Lauren Laverne’s tweet says it all.

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