Gary Barlow shares sunburnt snap of Take That bandmate Howard Donald ahead of Norwich Wonderland concert

PUBLISHED: 20:25 16 June 2017 | UPDATED: 08:09 17 June 2017

Take That perform at Carrow Road. Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

Take That perform at Carrow Road. Picture: SONYA DUNCAN


Messages of support have flooded in for Take That’s Howard Donald after Gary Barlow tweeted an image of his bandmate’s burnt back after braving the Norfolk heat without sun cream.

It only takes a minute to slap on some sun cream before heading out on a hot day, but sun worshipper Howard Donald decided to risk it - resulting in an uncomfortable gig at Carrow Road.

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Gary Barlow tweeted the image to his 4.36 million Twitter followers last night and said: “Brits in Norfolk #disgrace #nosuncream”

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@lavucci12 tweeted “Poor @HowardDonald! Those outfits are going to be difficult to wear with that sunburn! Best if he goes on stage topless!”

@BarlowFans_x tweeted: “Can’t stop looking at this. That looks painful!! @HowardDonald Take care of urself Howard, bet it be painful tonight”

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The sunburn comes just hours after Howard tweeted how much he loved Norwich.

He tweeted on Thursday afternoon: “Staying nearby Norwich. What a beautiful part of England! Need to discover more when off tour”.

Tweet us your sun cream pictures with the hashtag #healhowardsburn at @EDP24

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