This Morning star announces surprise engagement as celeb pals rush to congratulate star

Sian Welby engaged

This Morning star Sian Welby has announced her engagement

Alex Davies

By Alex Davies

Published: 17/08/2023

- 11:09

Updated: 17/08/2023

- 11:58

TV presenter and radio host Sian Welby is ready to say "I do" to her beau

Sian Welby, who's best known for hosting This Morning's competition segments and entertainment reports, has revealed she's engaged.

The star is also a recognisable for her stint as Roman Kemp's co-host on Capital's breakfast show.

Welby took to Instagram to share the news with her friends and followers alongside a couple of loved-up snaps from her fiancé Jake Beckett's proposal.

She penned: "On Tuesday I thought we were just going on a boat trip!!

"Genuinely didn’t see this coming. For once I am totally speechless. I didn’t think it mattered until he asked me, and then suddenly it meant everything.

"Love you Jakey x 15.8.23," she signed off, prompting floods of congratulatory messages to be aimed her way.

Sian Welby and Jake

Sian Welby and her new fiance smile for the camera


Replying to the snaps, Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden commented: "ITS JUST THE BEST NEWS EVER," followed by love heart and champagne glass emojis.

While former Love Island host Laura Whitmore echoed: "Congrats," followed by a love heart emoji.

Meanwhile, A Place in the Sun's Laura Hamilton commented a string of love heart emojis.

Elsewhere, This Morning presenter Dermot O'Leary also showed his support for his ITV colleague as he wrote: "Congrats! X."

Radio presenter Chris Stark weighed in: "Yesssss amazing!!! Congratulations!!!!! Amazing news xx."

While singer Pixie Lott added to the well wishes: "Aaaaaaaa congratulations Sian!!!" followed by love heart emojis. (Sic)

Welby's work on This Morning sees her deliver the latest competitions to viewers as well as present a number of entertainment reports.

She recently reported for the ITV show on the red carpet of Take That flick, Greatest Days.

Sian Welby on This Morning

Sian Welby is a regular feature on This Morning


Welby was also a familiar voice on Capital since 2020 after she replaced Vick Hope on the radio station for Capital Breakfast with Kemp and Sonny Jay.

Jay ended up leaving the show last year and was replaced by the aforementioned Stark.

Her new fiancé Jake works as a creative producer on radio show Heart Breakfast.

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