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23rd Dec 2022

Fair City actress Clelia Murphy engaged to childhood sweetheart


Irish actress Clelia Murphy has announced her engagement to her childhood sweetheart Neil Casley.

The former Fair City star confirmed her engagement in a post on Instagram.

It is believed the couple got engaged back in September.

Clelia posted a photo of her wedding journal to announce the news.

“So this is what I’ll/We’ll be mostly be doing in 2023. But I’ve got the @moleskine #wedding #journal So we’ll be grand!!!! #GRAND!!!!!! I’ll be eating the Christmas dinner whilst doing squats and burpees… it’ll be grand! GRAND!!!! ….How about #Halo for the Wedding March @beyonce Got to start somewhere….”

Clelia’s followers showered her with loving messages since she shared the special news.

One wrote, “That’s really great news Clelia. So pleased for you. What a lovely way to announce it to the world.”

“Congratulations all the very best for all the happy years ahead, but enjoy your Christmas dinner,” another said.

“Congratulations this news really warms my cold Irish heart,” one added.

Another shared, “and you have the dancing sorted. Ride bride,” Mairead Ronan said.

A source previously told the Irish Mail on Sunday that the childhood sweethearts reconnected. They have known one another since they were teenagers.

They said;

“Clelia was blown away. When they reconnected it brought all those teenage flutters back.”

“So when he asked her to marry him, it really was a case of an offer that was never going to be refused.”

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