This Strictly Come Dancing couple are expecting a baby

Such special news!
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  • Strictly Come Dancing stars Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova are expecting a child.

    The professional dancing duo took to social media yesterday to confirm the lovely news with a super sweet post, confirming they are to welcome a daughter.

    The telly stars, who are famed for boogying on the BBC One dance contest, have been married ever since 1999 and already share one five-year-old daughter called Valentina.

    Sharing a cute photo of their little one posing beside her mummyโ€™s tummy, Lilia shared the news, writing, โ€˜Over the moon to announce baby sister for Valentina is due to arrive September 2020! ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ’• #pregnant #babygirl #babysister #sisterlove #daughter #newlife #family #newbaby #growingfamily #love.โ€™

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    Of course, loads of fans of the family took to the comment section to send their kind words.

    โ€˜Huge congratulations both what fantastic news โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’™,โ€™ one wrote.

    โ€˜Such wonderful news. Congratulations to you all ๐Ÿ’“,โ€™ added another.

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    โ€˜Sooooooooo happy for you @liliakopylova1 @dwtsdarrenbennett ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ’•,โ€™ chipped in a third.

    Meanwhile, Darren shared his own post, confirming the growing babyโ€™s gender and praising his wife, penning, โ€˜So this is happening!!! ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐ŸปWe are over the moon to announce a baby sister for Valentina!! ๐Ÿ’“

    โ€˜After a very long journey Lilia and I expecting another baby early September 2020!! Canโ€™t tell you how proud I am of Lilia……. her strength, courage and perseverance to expand our family……. love always.โ€™

    Darren and Lilia are clearly very proud parents and recently celebrated Velentinaโ€™s 5th birthday, posting lots of cute photos to mark the occasion.

    In one, their little girl can be seen grinning in her school uniform infront of a huge rainbow coloured โ€˜5โ€™ balloon.

    โ€˜5 today!!! ๐Ÿ˜ Happy Birthday to our beautiful little girl. Xxxx ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‚,โ€™ her doting dad wrote beside the pic.