Shayne Ward reveals he had to POSTPONE to Sophie Austin due to pandemic

Shayne Ward has revealed he had to postpone his to Sophie Austin due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Appearing on Tuesday's edition of Lorraine, the X Factor winner, 35, who got engaged to former Hollyoaks star Sophie, 36, in 2017, remained positive about the delay as he and the are 'together for life.'

He said: 'We spoke about it, that’s what’s nice about it, everything can wait and there’s no rush.

2021: Shayne Ward has revealed he had to postpone his wedding to Sophie Austin due to the coronavirus pandemic (pictured June 2019)

2021: Shayne Ward has revealed he had to postpone his to Sophie Austin due to the coronavirus pandemic (pictured June 2019)

 'We can do it next year. We are together for life, that’s the same regardless.'

The couple share a daughter Willow, three, who arrived in December 2016.   

Shayne announced his engagement to Sophie in December 2017, exactly a year after the birth of their daughter.

The couple began dating in early 2016, after Sophie split from her husband, fellow actor Graeme Rooney.

Positive: Appearing on Tuesday's edition of Lorraine, the X Factor winner, 35, who got engaged to former Hollyoaks star Sophie, 35 in 2017, remained positive about the delay as he and the beauty are 'together for life'

Positive: Appearing on Tuesday's edition of Lorraine, the X Factor winner, 35, who got engaged to former Hollyoaks star Sophie, 35 in 2017, remained positive about the delay as he and the are 'together for life'

 The X Factor winner previously spoke out about his devotion to daughter Willow-May, saying he was 'born to be a dad'.

He told the Daily Mirror: 'It is my sole purpose. Everything else in life is a hobby. People say I was born to sing but I think I was born to be a dad.'

Sophie played Lindsey Butterfield on the hit Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks from June 2013 to May 2016.

The former Coronation Street star also

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