Chris and Kate first met as next-door neighbours when they were just six years old, but their relationship didn’t develop into something more until the end of their time at university. “We always had an interest in each other and both had a feeling we would end up together,” Kate reminisces.
After going steady for almost a decade, Chris popped the question on Christmas morning, using a juicer as a decoy gift to throw Kate off. “Feeling very confused (and a tad disappointed!), I put the juicer on the floor and when I turned around, Chris was down on his knee holding a ring. It was perfect,” she says.
As childhood friends growing up in the country, the pair