World News – GB – Gorka Marquez marries: Gemma Atkinson admits to pressuring to marry Strictly Star


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Gorka Marquez has been with the Strictly team since 2016 A year after joining the show, he met his now partner Gemma Atkinson with the couple welcoming their daughter Mia last July But what did Gemma say about her and the Strictly star’s plans to get married?

Gorka and Gemma first met on Strictly in 2017, but didn’t team up on the show

At the time, Gemma was dancing alongside Aljaz Skorjanec while Gorka partnered with singer Alexandra Burke

Two years after their first meeting, Gemma and Gorka welcomed their daughter Mia in July of last year

Appearing on Steph’s lunch box earlier this week, Gemma admitted she wasn’t ready to walk down the aisle just yet

She told host Steph McGovern: « I don’t know if I could be bothered by everything I’d say no, not yet

« I guess part of the cuteness of the wedding is the build-up that you both plan for it together – I know it will be stressful »

However, the actress explained how she would like to get to a registration desk

Gemma continued, « I’d be ready for a quick wedding, you know, a local registrar, do it, boom

Last year, during an interview with HELLO !, Gemma explained that she wouldn’t be the one to ask the question

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She said, « I don’t think that would be a proposal, I think it would just be a discussion of ‘are we getting married? We will do it? Yeah, alright, cool! « 

« I don’t think that would be the whole thing, proposal on the balcony and the flowers and all that, it’s not really me »

The mother-of-one explained: « I’m not too worried about being Mrs Marquez and being married

« We will get married someday I’m sure, but I didn’t really imagine myself in a big white dress, that’s a lot of faff »

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