Pregnant Alesha Dixon thanks Twitter fans for their messages

Published Saturday, Jun 22 2013, 18:00 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Pregnant Alesha Dixon has thanked her fans for their support and congratulations following her pregnancy announcement.

It was revealed earlier this week that she is pregnant with her first child with dancer Azuka Ononye.

Alesha Dixon 'Britain's Got Talent' Final TV Programme, London, Britain - 08 Jun 2013

© Rex Features / Ken McKay / Thames

A spokesperson for the Britain's Got Talent judge announced the happy news in a statement on Thursday afternoon (June 20).

And now Alesha has broken her silence by thanking her fans for their congratulations.

Alesha Dixon performs on 'This Morning' TV Programme (06 Sep 2010) with backing dancer Azuka Ononye.

© Rex Features / Ken McKay

She tweeted: "Would just like to say a big THANK U for all of your lovely messages and well wishes! #verysweet #veryblessed :) X."

The baby is understood to be due in December, with Alesha expected to return to the judging panel on the eighth run of BGT soon after.

Pregnant Alesha Dixon thanks fans for congratulations on Twitter, June 21 2013

© Twitter / Alesha Dixon

We think Alesha and Azuka are going to be the cutest parents ever!

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