Stacey Dooley shares rare loving message to Kevin Clifton 

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Ever since Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton confirmed that they were in a relationship back in March after being spotted holding hands in public together, the pair have mostly kept their romance under wraps - until now! Stacey has shared a rare loving message on Kevin's Instagram after he posted a snap of himself attending the ballet with fellow professional dancer Johannes Radebe.

The couple were paired up on Strictly Come Dancing

He captioned the photo: "Me and @johannesradebe at Romeo and Juliet @sadlers_wells @mbnewadventures @matthewbourne13," and Stacey responded to the picture with a love heart eye emoji. Her short but sweet reply received several likes from their eagle-eyed fans. She previously opened up about their relationship to The Guardian, explaining: "Kev and I have agreed not to go into too much detail about our private lives because you can’t really indulge that and then ask for privacy."

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Stacey and Kevin won Strictly in 2018

She continued: "That's why we've turned down interviews that have offered us tens of thousands of pounds... What I am happy to say is Kev's amazing, I'm happy, life happens, I've got an amazing career and I’m very lucky." Karen Clifton, Kevin's ex-wife, has also commented on their relationship, telling FUBER Radio: "I don’t really know anything about that. When we go in [to rehearsals] we’re literally going crazy with all the routines. But you know what he looks extremely happy, so I’m happy that he's happy."

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Stacey was previously in a relationship with Sam Tucknott, who took part in a tell-all interview following their split. Stacey was forced to address the news story, telling her Twitter followers: "Anyone with any adult life experience knows there are two sides to every story. I haven't got the time or energy to correct some of the utter nonsense I've read on here."