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Ed Sheeran announces engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement. Credit: PA

Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn.

The 26-year-old confirmed the news on his Instagram account on Saturday afternoon.

In the post, he said that he'd popped the question at the end of 2017 and added that he was "very happy and in love."

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Ed and Cherry both attended the Thomas Mills High School in Framlingham, where they were childhood friends.

It's thought they started dated back in 2015 when Cherry returned to the UK after studying at university in America.