'It's the end of an era': Denise and Andrea feel very emotional about their sons leaving home

Our Denise became very emotional on Tuesday's Loose Women as she revealed that her youngest son, Louis, is leaving home to move to London with a friend.

Denise told Andrea, Judi and Kelle that she always knew the day would come - and had happily helped her son to make plans for his next adventure - but had quite the shock when she arrived home from a holiday and reality hit her.

"I walked in and all his stuff was piled up by the front door," she explained, fighting back tears while adding that she was embarrassed by how upset she was about a very happy and exciting time in her child's life.

But Andrea could empathise as her son, Finlay, left home for university over the weekend. "I sat on his bed and cried," she admitted.

Catch their full chat about empty nest syndrome in the video above. And to all the parents out there who are sending their kids off to school and university this week, we're wishing you and yours all the love and luck in the world.

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