THE community has congratulated a news presenter after he announced he was marrying his 'soul mate'.

Stephen Dixon, from Newton-in-Furness, who presents the morning breakfast show on GB News between Friday and Sunday, announced his marriage on Instagram.

On his Instagram post he said: "Today, on a beautiful day in the Lakes, I marry my soul mate, my soldier, my better half. I just need to tear him away from the view."

Marie Fell said: "Congratulations Stephen. Hope you all have a wonderful day."

Tracy Garnett said: "Oh bless, good luck."

Christina Cairns said: "Congratulations."

Julie Clarke said: "Congratulations Stephen. You are the best presenter on GB news."

Lynne Morgan said: "Congratulations."

Helen Caine-Barclay said: "Congratulations to you both."

Irene Smith said: "Aw Stephen, yes, how lovely."

Mary N Chris Ward said: "Congratulation Stephen, hope you all had a wonderful day."

Lee Wicks said: "Congratulations."

Stuckinthemiddles said: "How delightful."

Tony Angelino said: "All The Best To You Both!"

Stephen announced he was joining GB News in November 2021 after working at Sky News since 2000, fronting a number of shows including Sky Sunrise, Sky News at Seven and Sky News at Ten.

Stephen now fronts the weekend breakfast show on GB News alongside veteran TV breakfast Presenter Anne Diamond. 

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