Jessica Cunningham hits out at new mum Ferne McCann over 'single mum' comments – weeks after TOWIE star gave birth to daughter Sunday

ferne mccannFerne McCann recently welcomed daughter Sunday [Instagram]

And, during the appearance, the TOWIE beauty opened up about life with her little one – vowing she did not want to be referred to as a single mum.

However, while many applauded the reality star’s stance, one person who wasn’t too impressed was Jessica Cunningham.

Taking to Twitter, the Apprentice runner-up admitted she felt frustrated over her words.

Jessica Cunningham has deleted her social media accountsJessica Cunningham spoke out about Ferne McCann’s words [Getty]

In a message posted to her 48.4k followers, she wrote: “On @thismorning yesterday,There was a well known celeb, stating she doesn’t want to be labelled a single mum as she is a first time mum. 

“I felt frustrated by this, surely she is both? We need to remove the stigma around this title.”

The mum of two then urged fans to help tackle the issue, adding: “Influencers can help to do this. #removethestigma.”

Ferne McCann returned to This Morning with baby daughter SundayFerne McCann opened up about her relationship with daughter Sunday [ITV]

Ferne recently made headlines as she refused to be called a single mum – explaining no one should be labelled.

Speaking exclusively to OK! Magazine before her daughter’s birth, she stated: “I’m being strong because I have to think about my baby. The whole process of being pregnant has made me a much stronger person.

“They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger and it really is true. I feel like I’ve developed a new armour this year.

Ferne McCann baby: Ferne gives birth to girlFerne McCann opened up about the term ‘single mum’ [Ferne McCann/Instagram]

“I don’t like the term single mum and I don’t want to be addressed as that because I don’t think you should be labelled.

“To me, I’m going to be a mum like anyone else, but just in a different situation. It shouldn’t define you.

Ferne McCann was glowing on the red carpetFerne McCann revealed she does not want to be branded a single mum[Wenn]

“But yes, I have done this whole pregnancy on my own, but at the same time I’m so not alone – I’ve got such a great support network with my mum, sister and friends.

“I’ve not felt alone or been alone once during this pregnancy.”

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