'I'm not a horrible person': Christine Bleakley denies claims she and Frank Lampard bribed two couples to give up their wedding venues
She's hoping for the perfect day when she weds Frank Lampard later this year.
But Christine Bleakley has come forward to deny claims that she and Lampard went to extremes in a bid to secure their dream venue.
The 33-year-old presenter and her footballer fianc had been accused of offering to pay off two separate couples to rearrange their weddings.
'I'm not a horrible person': Christine Bleakley has angrily denied claims that she and Frank Lampard attempted to bribe two couples to swap their big days
However, Christine has angrily responded to the reports, saying: 'I’d never in a million years ask someone to move a wedding.
'Stuff like that makes you out to be a horrible person.'
It had been suggested that Lampard had offered to pay one couple 100,000 to swap their big day at the Galgorm
Manor hotel in Co Antrim, before another report claimed the footballer
had told another pair he would pay off their mortgage if they switched
their wedding at
Dromoland Castle Hotel, Co Clare.
Eyeing it up: It had been claimed that Christine and Frank were considering the Galgorm Manor hotel in Co Antrim
A source close to the pair told The Sun: 'All these tales are just an urban myth.
'The same rumours circulated when David and Victoria Beckham announced
they were to wed.'
Bleakley also told the newspaper that
while she has no 'concrete plans' for her wedding, she wants it to be a
more casual affair than some of the previous celebrity ceremonies in
Would they be bridesmaids The pair were seen in London earlier this year, with Christine hand-in-hand with Frank's daughters Luna and Isla
She said: 'I honestly don't care whether the napkins
match the colour of the bridesmaids’ dresses. I just want a low-key,
relaxed day surrounded by the people I love.'
While Bleakley and Lampard have not revealed the date of their wedding, rumours have been circulating that they are planning it right before or immediately after the
World Cup, which starts on June 12 and finishes on July 13.
Bleakley and Lampard got engaged in Los Angeles in July last year after they had been dating for 18 months.