Masterchef Judge John Torode Engaged To Former Eastenders Star

Masterchef judge John Torode and former Eastenders star, Lisa Faulkner, have announced their engagement that took place on Christmas Day.

John Torode, 52 proposed to Lisa Faulkner, 46 on Christmas Day while on holiday together, and the ring is massive!

The pair met in 2010 when Lisa took part in the television show Celebrity Masterchef, which she later went on to win, and went public with their relationship in 2012. Between them they have five children from previous marriages. The two have went on to write a number of cookbooks so we would love to be a guest at their dinner table!

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Taking to Instagram, Lisa wrote ‘My gorgeous John completely surprised me on Christmas Day and asked me to marry him! After waiting to tell our family when we got home we then had a few days just grinning at each other!! I’m so very happy to share our lovely news with you. Happy 2019 it’s going to be quite a year and I’m going to embrace every minute of it. All you need is love. Love is all you need.’

Lisa wrote that it’s going to be a big year, do we hear wedding bells already?

John also took to Instagram to share the happy news with a sweet post that said ‘And she said YES!! Bloody love my Lisa.. Have put a ring on it.’

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Friends and fans immediately rushed to post congratulatory messages, with John’s co-star Gregg Wallace posting: ‘Amazing!!!!!’, This Morning’s Ruth Langsford writing ‘Ahh, how wonderful! Congratulations’ and Amanda Holden saying ‘Just the best. Can’t wait to celebrate with you xx’

Happy planning and a big congratulations!

 

Set featured image: @lisafaulknercooks / Instagram

 

 

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