Clare Balding reveals she's married her long-term partner Alice Arnold

Clare Balding spoke on The Jonathan Ross Show. Credit: ITV/Jonathan Ross Show

Sports presenter Clare Balding has married her partner of 14 years, Alice Arnold.

Speaking on The Jonathan Ross Show, Balding revealed they had converted their civil partnership into a marriage.

The 44-year-old said:

Clare Balding and Alice Arnold have been in a civil partnership since 2006. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Balding told Ross that their marriage was backdated to the day the couple entered into a civil partnership, which was in 2006.

"We didn’t have a big party at all actually, nobody came apart from us, I’m quite keen on the whole idea of a party obviously, I don’t know the etiquette though, are you allowed to ask for presents again? It’s all about the party and the presents,” Balding joked.

She later tweeted: