By Jason Chester for MailOnline
Published: 17:42 BST, 3 September 2020 | Updated: 17:42 BST, 3 September 2020
Liam Payne has spoken about his engagement for the first time saying that he and his new fiancée Maya Henry are blissfully "happy".
The news that the former One Direction star, 27, and his partner Maya, 20, had become betrothed broke last week and during an appearance on Good Morning America.
And Liam revealed that his girlfriend saying "yes" to his proposal had been part of a wonderful few days in his life.
Engaged: Liam Payne has spoken about his engagement for the first time saying that he and his new fiancée Maya Henry are blissfully "happy"
After being congratulated on his news, he said: 'We’re just really happy. I mean, in the last week, I’ve just had a birthday, my son has gone to school for the first time today, so it seems like a lot of firsts for me, really, actually, which is great.'
Liam shares three-year-old son Bear with his former partner Cheryl, whom he split