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Anton Du Beke has secretly married!

The Strictly star tied the knot with Hannah Summers following birth of their twins

by Gemma Strong

Strictly Come Dancing star Anton Du Beke has married his long-term partner Hannah Summers. The couple, who have been together since 2007, recently decided to tie the knot, following the birth of their twins in March. Reports of a possible wedding emerged on Monday when Hannah was spotted wearing an engagement ring and a wedding band while attending the Chelsea Flower Show with Anton.

The 50-year-old dancer had previously hinted that marriage could be on the cards. Asked about his other half, he told the Mirror: "She's just perfect. I love her above all things. Will we marry? Maybe next year. We're very happy." He added: "Performing was the 'woman' in my life, if you like, but then Hannah came along. She's just perfect. She's very beautiful, clever, but also really kind."

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Anton Du Beke and his new wife Hannah attended the Chelsea Flower Show on Monday

The happy news comes after Anton and Hannah became first-time parents to their twins, a baby boy and a baby girl, in March. Announcing their safe arrival on social media, the proud new father posted a picture of a top hat and a cane, with two pairs of baby booties in between. He wrote: "Oh my! The little dancing feet have arrived. Mum and twins are perfect and dad is ridiculously excited."

Anton was quickly inundated with messages of congratulations – including words of support from some fellow Strictly stars. Ore Oduba wrote: "Who's the daddy!!!? There's only one @mrantondubeke… Now there are two brand new Du Bekes in the Strictly family! So happy for Anton and Hannah #twins #DuBekeDouble." Daisy Lowe added: "Congratulations sweetheart!!!! Those twinkle toed twins are lucky to have you! All my love to you and your gorgeous family."

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