Love Island Star Katie Salmon Is Pregnant With Her First Baby

19 January 2022, 11:00

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Love Island 2016 star Katie Salmon is pregnant after getting engaged to her boyfriend.

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Katie Salmon has announced she’s expecting her first baby with her fiancé, revealing she’s six months pregnant in an adorable video shared on Instagram.

In the video montage the 26-year-old former Love Islander shared her growing bump with a series of clips captured since she found out the news herself.

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She wrote in the caption: “Been Busy Creating Life.

Katie Salmon appeared on Love Island in 2016
Katie Salmon appeared on Love Island in 2016. Picture: ITV2
Katie Salmon got engaged to her boyfriend in December
Katie Salmon got engaged to her boyfriend in December. Picture: Katie Salmon/Instagram

“First came love, then came you! 6 months pregnant with our biggest blessing. I’ve kept this between close friends and family for a while but my beautiful baby bump is getting hard to hide.

“We love you so much already baby and cannot wait to meet you. I couldn’t do this journey with anybody else other than my best friend.

“2022 my favourite year off [sic] all, The year I marry my love and we become a family.”

It comes after she announced her engagement to her boyfriend Harry, who proposed on Christmas Day after over a year together.

Katie Salmon is expecting her first baby
Katie Salmon is expecting her first baby. Picture: Katie Salmon/Instagram

Fellow Love Island stars were quick to send their congratulations to the couple on their baby news, with Olivia Bowen – who’s also expecting – writing: “BABE. So happy for you guys.”

Emma Woodhams replied: “Omg !! This is amazing. congratulations angel.”

Gabby Allen also commented with a string of heart-face emojis.

Katie appeared on series two of Love Island, in 2016.

She and the late Sophie Gradon made headlines when they became the first same-sex couple to couple up.

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