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She grew up in Croydon, South London, the daughter of a French father, Claude, and a Geordie mother, Lynne.

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Lynne remarried – Gabby says her stepfather Steve ‘was wonderful; he always treated us like his own’ – and had Alex.

When Marc was born, no one realised at first that there was anything wrong with him. However, he rarely cried and after a year he still wasn’t sitting up.

‘I should think we were the family no one wanted to sit next to,’ she laughs.

‘Marc was making lots of noise and his legs were fidgeting so our picnic bag had been shaking around.

Alex compounded the situation by opening a can of fizzy drink, which exploded over the people in front.

They managed to see the funny side; people can be so unbelievably kind.’Life with the Bertins was frequently exhausting but never dull. You could blow a raspberry and he would roar with laughter. Poor Mum, we’d play racing games: I’d have him on my back, running up and down the sitting room.Learning disabilities can also vary widely in scope and severity.One of the things most parents of learning disabled children worry about is whether their child will gain the skills needed to succeed in life.Though Marc could not communicate, his personality shone through his limitations. We were very happy and I miss him every single day.’Marc lived until he was 12, when repeated illnesses and spasms weakened his body to the point where he could not go on.Gabby, now 39, was 16 at the time and distraught – but those happy memories helped her gradually get over her loss, and later gave her a unique bond with former Prime Minister David Cameron.Gabby is in a jumpsuit and minimal make-up, her hair in a casual up-do. Her political and personal lives came together last December when she gave her maiden speech in the Lords.

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