Monster mum Karen Matthews' only pal is her BUDGIE

THE mum jailed for kidnapping her own daughter only has a budgie to talk to.

Karen Matthews, 44 – dubbed the UK’s worst mother – calls tiny Bobby her “son”.

The mum of seven is said to confide in her pet as she has got no-one else in her life. 

“The budgie is now her only friend in the world,” said a source close to Matthews. 

“She asks him for advice on a daily basis. She has no-one else now.” 

Matthews used to own two birds but the other – Archie – died last...
source: Daily Star

2019-03-24 05:20
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