We’re all prone to holiday blues – especially following a weekend away in Paris. But when we saw glum photographs of Victoria and David Beckham at London’s St Pancras International station last week following their visit to the French capital, we were worried.
Trudging behind Victoria, hands in pockets, sporting earphones and a gloomy expression, 41-year-old David seemed to be ignoring his wife. It’s pretty uncharacteristic of the couple, who celebrated the 19th anniversary of their engagement last week.
There’s no denying it’s been a tough few months for them. Not only has Victoria, 42, been hit by a wave of inaccurate rumours that her brand had to be ‘bailed out’ by David’s companies, but the fashion designer has also been forced to liaise with lawyers regarding the Spice Girls reunion – a quarrel that’s said to have caused friction and the reason for her V-sign Instagram photo last week.
With a new, more affordable Target collaboration set to launch this spring, Victoria is said to be under a huge amount of pressure to deliver, causing strain for the couple. ‘Victoria travels where the work takes her. And this means she and David are pulling in separate directions,’ says our source. ‘She’s just been in Europe but that won’t be the case for long – she has commitments in China and the US for much of this year. That means David will be holding the fort ag