Olympic medalist Tom Daley said he was nervous of the reaction from the public on the news that he is dating a man, but that his family have been incredibly supportive, and that he knows his father would be happy for him.
Daley's father passed away in 2011, just a year before he won bronze at the London 2012 Olympics. He said:
"Dad would have said to me, as long as you are happy, I am happy and right now I could not be happier. My mum has been so supportive."
Tom Daley said it was "love at first sight" when he met his partner, in his first interview since revealing he is in a gay relationship.
Olympic diver Tom Daley has revealed in an online video that he is in a relationship with a man.