Coronation Street's Alan Halsall, Lucy-Jo Hudson to divorce after 7 years of marriage

Published Tuesday, Mar 22 2016, 08:13 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Lucy-Jo Hudson and Alan Halsall have split.

The Coronation Street co-stars have announced they are to divorce after seven years of marriage. They have one child together, daughter Sienna-Rae, who turns three in September.

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A statement released overnight read: "Lucy-Jo Hudson and Alan Halsall are sad to announce that they have separated. They have shared many wonderful years together and will remain close friends.

"They ask for privacy at this emotional time, to allow both to focus on their beautiful daughter Sienna-Rae, to ensure her continued happiness."

Alan, who plays Tyrone Dobbs, and Lucy, who played Katy Harris, met on the set of ITV soap Coronation Street in 2005, marrying four years later.

Their daughter Sienna-Rae arrived in September 2013.

Neither Lucy-Jo nor Alan has so far tweeted about their split or released any further statement.

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