Paul Gascoigne talked of his struggle with drink and his time in rehab during a show put on in Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre.
Receiving a warm welcome and a standing ovation from the audience Gazza appeared with Jimmy Greaves also a reformed alcoholic.
Gascoigne appeared healthy and happy following a recent stay in a rehabilitation centre. He talked poignantly of his coming to terms with his addiction.
Gazza recently attended The Providence Projects rehab course and the show was put on by this charity to raise awareness addiction.