Pete Doherty swaps heroin and ket for cheese on toast after moving to France

Pete Doherty has opened up about his drastic new look, explaining that he's now swapped hard drugs for cheese.

Babyshambles singer Pete, 42, says he is now clean of both heroin and ketamine.

The rocker, who was known for his wild partying ways, says he now enjoys cheese on toast instead of hard drugs.

Pete now lives in France with his girlfriend Katia De Vidas and says while he he not tee-total his life has totally changed for the better.

He said: "I like Comté, Comté on toast. My guilty pleasure is sleeping.

"For years and years, I would stay up for five or six days and then I would sleep for 24 hours, so now I love sleep.

"At the moment I’m quite clean. I stopped taking heroin and ketamine.

"I like experimenting, making cocktails with champagne, a bit of rum, orange juice, I’m coming across like a bit of an alcoholic, but I’m not — I like a nice glass of water."

The singer looked dramatically different to the hight of his fame but he admits he is now happy.

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He added to The Sun on Sunday: "I’d have a Big Mac if I could, but I can’t. The nearest McDonald’s is 40 minutes away."

A source recently told how Pete is the happiest he has ever been.

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A insider spilled: "He and Katia have been spending time in Étretat, a coastal town popular with visiting Parisians.

“He still has a hand in music as that’s his number one passion, of course, but going to France has allowed him to relax.

“Over the last few months he has taken his foot off the pedal and has really been enjoying his downtime.”

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