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Last Updated: Tuesday April 13 2010 15:41 GMT

Charlotte Church gets engaged to Gavin Henson

Gavin Henson and Charlotte Church

Singer and TV presenter Charlotte Church has got engaged to her rugby star boyfriend, Gavin Henson.

The couple have been together for five years and have two children, Ruby, two, and Dexter, who's 15 months old.

Gavin told OK magazine he went down on one knee to propose, the day after they celebrated Charlotte's 24th birthday.

Charlotte described the proposal as "awesome" and said they wanted to marry on an island hideaway with their children as bridesmaid and page boy.

Charlotte first shot to fame as a classical music singer when she was only 13, and went on to become a pop singer before hosting her own TV chat show.

After taking a couple of years off to look after her children, Charlotte recently returned to our TV screens as one of the judges in Over The Rainbow.

The TV talent show is looking for someone to star as Dorothy in a new West End production of the Wizard of Oz.