Gethin Jones surprised fans on Tuesday afternoon after announcing that he had secretly married a mysterious girlfriend.
Speaking to Instagram, the Welsh presenter, 42, shared an image of what appeared to be a golden wedding ring shortly after exchanging his vows.
Captioning the photo, he wrote: “It was a great day. “
Big news: Gethin Jones surprised fans on Tuesday afternoon after revealing he secretly married a mysterious girlfriend
Surprise: The Welsh presenter broke the news in an Instagram post shared with his 80,000 followers
Astonished celebrity friends were quick to congratulate Gethin after his announcement, while host Gaby Roslin posted, “Oh my word! Congratulations.’
With his tongue firmly in his cheek, Vernon Kay added: Hold on to some big b ** hs…
As Eddie Boxhall, the fiancé of former Big Breakfast star Denise Van Outen, wrote: “Congratulations to both of you !!! I wish you a life full of love.
Delighted: stunned famous friends were quick to congratulate Gethin after his announcement
Gethin was previously engaged to Katherine Jenkins before the couple split in December 2011 after a five-year relationship.
Speaking in 2014, mezzo-soprano Katherine claimed that it was Gethin who initiated their split, shortly before embarking on a world tour.
She: told Wales Online: ‘At the end of 2011, when Gethin and I broke up, the reality was that about two weeks later I was scheduled to tour the UK where every night I sang songs from grief and everyday. just trying to find the energy to cope let alone get on stage and understand his reason for doing so.
“Meanwhile, everyone feels like it was my decision, my ambition, I wanted to take over the world. It was so far from the truth.
Old time: Gethin was previously engaged to Katherine Jenkins before the couple split in December 2011 after a five-year relationship
While Katherine has since married painter and filmmaker Andrew Levitas, with whom she is raising two children, Gethin’s last known relationship was with German underwear model Katja Zwara.
The couple broke up in 2018 after a year of dating, a source confirming to The Sun: “Gethin and Katja remain friends, but things just didn’t work out in the end. They broke up last month and went their separate ways.
Gethin also had a brief relationship with TV personality Lucy Mecklenburgh before the couple broke up amicably in 2014.
Previous Romance: Gethin’s last known relationship was with German underwear model Katja Zwara
Appearing on The One Show in July, co-host Alex Jones revealed he enjoyed a “virtual kitchen date” with a mysterious woman while isolating himself at home.
Visibly pissed off, Gethin replied, “You said you wouldn’t mention it!
The presenter, who was forced to self-quarantine after showing symptoms of COVID-19 while filming Celebrity MasterChef, later admitted it was a successful date.
He said: “I cooked virtually – and it went on for hours. “
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