Tom Daley announces baby news

Tom Daley

British Olympic diver Tom Daley has announced that he is expecting a child with his husband, American Director Dustin Lance Black.

Both shared the news on her social media accounts.

The pair married in a service at Bovey Castle Hotel in Dartmoor, Devon, in may last year.

A spokesman for the couple told the Press Association: “Tom and Dustin are thrilled to share that they are expecting their first child in 2018.”

The couple released a photo of himself holding a baby scan picture on Instagram and Twitter with the caption “Happy Valentines Day!”.

They revealed that more details about the pregnancy.

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Daley’s mother Debbie Daley said she was “very pleased” at the news.

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Daley, 23, revealed that he had given to a friend in a YouTube video in 2013, and the couple announced their engagement, two years later.

He won bronze medals at the Olympic games in London and Rio de Janeiro.

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He claimed his first world championship gold in eight years with victory in the 10m platform final in Budapest last year.

Black, 43, won the best original screenplay Oscar for the film 2008 milk, which was based on the life of gay rights activist and politician Harvey Milk.

The couple had a belated honeymoon in August of last year, the release of images from Barcelona.