Little Mix engagement

Little Mix star Perrie Edwards was pictured wearing a diamond ring on her engagement finger at the premiere of One Direction's film.

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Full report: Perrie Edwards talks about her engagement to Zayn Malik

X Factor winners Little Mix returned the South Shields for the first time since the show in 2011. They performed at the Sound Waves Festival at Bents Park.

It is the home town to both Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards, who just got engaged to One Direction's Zayn Malik. She showed Rachel Sweeney the engagement ring that sparked a media frenzy!

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Perrie Edwards shows off her engagement ring

Perrie Edwards performed at Soundwaves 2013 with girl band Little Mix last night. Backstage, she showed off her engagement ring. Perrie's mother said off camera that she had never seen her little girl so happy and that it had been on the cards for a while.

Perrie's engagement ring from Zayn malik Credit: ITV

Perrie Edwards is from South Tyneside, and so is bandmate Jade Thirlwall. It is the first time the pair have performed in their hometown since The X Factor in 2011.

Little Mix play home gig

Jade Thirwall, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Perrie Edwards Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

South Shields singers Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards will be performing in their home town with their Little Mix band mates this weekend.

The girl group are headlining the Sound Waves music festival at Bents Park.

The line up at the open air gig also includes Joe McElderry.


Perrie and Zayn: It's official

After much speculation, it has been confirmed that Little Mix star Perrie Edwards is engaged to One Direction singer Zayn Malik.

The couple walked the red carpet at the premiere of One Direction film This Is Us last night in London. Perrie was wearing a diamond ring on her engagement finger.

Perrie's mother confirmed their plans to marry on Real Radio.

  1. Rachel Sweeney

Perrie Edwards pictured wearing 'commitment' ring

Little Mix attended the premiere of One Direction's film 'This Is Us' last night. Tyneside's Perrie Edwards, girlfriend of Zayn Malik, was pictured on the red carpet wearing a ring on her engagement finger.

Leigh, Jade and Perrie from Little Mix Credit: PA

Jade Thirlwall, also from South Tyneside, tweeted saying the couple are not engaged and that the ring is a symbol of commitment.

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