Katie Piper marries fiancé Richard Sutton

Katie Piper is officially a married woman after saying 'I do' to fiancé Richard Sutton in a beautiful ceremony on Friday afternoon. Overcome with emotion, the former model said her wedding day was "only second to the birth of our daughter" adding: "Marrying Richie has been one of the best days of my life and I am happy to have shared it with my close friends and family."

The bride looked stunning in a high-necked lace dress, accompanied by a long two-tiered veil pinned into the back of her hair and an elegant train. Her new husband was dapper in a grey morning suit.

Katie Piper has married her fiancé carpenter Richard Sutton

Several months of planning went into the fairytale wedding after carpenter Richie's proposal last December. He popped the question during a romantic meal, Katie revealed to fans. Writing on Twitter, she said: "So excited to tell you all.............. I became someone's fiancé last night! I'm engaged to be married :)".

Kiss the Miss goodbye

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The TV presenter enjoyed a night out with friends for her hen-do

Their wedding came a year-and-a-half after the acid attack survivor gave birth to their daughter Belle. Speaking exclusively to HELLO! about her little girl she said: "People used to say to me, 'It's a love like no other,' and I understand that now. She's so precious and I just feel so incredibly blessed to have her. She's our world."

"To meet and fall in love with Richard. A man I knew I wanted to have a baby with and who makes me so happy, and now to have Belle – it's just amazing," she added. "Most of all I want her to be happy. I thought I knew, after all that happened to me, what happiness meant, but having Belle has shown me what true fulfilment is."