Frank Lampard spent three months planning his 150,000 proposal to Christine Bleakley

Frank Lampard spent three months planning his 150,000 proposal to Christine Bleakley

What a covert operation: Frank Lampard spent three months planning his 150,000 proposal to Christine Bleakley

12:30 AM on 17th June 2011

“Off in our own bubble”: Christine Bleakley and her new fianc Frank Lampard are in high spirits as they leave Soho House in West Hollywood last night

No wedding plans just yet: Bleakley told her Daybreak colleagues the pair were just enjoying the engagement before thinking about the actual nuptials

No wedding plans just yet: Bleakley told her Daybreak colleagues the pair were just enjoying the engagement before thinking about the actual nuptials

“It was a military operation”: Bleakley and Lampard step out for dinner to celebrate their engagement in Beverly Hills

What does his ex Elen Rivas think

Elen Rivas

Phone home: The ecstatic TV presenter phoned in to Daybreak from the restaurant bathroom to tell colleagues Adrian Chiles and Kate Garraway all about her engagement

Phone home: The ecstatic TV presenter phoned in to Daybreak from the restaurant bathroom to tell colleagues Adrian Chiles and Kate Garraway all about her engagement

On cloud nine: The couple

On cloud nine: The couple”s happiness was clear to see following the proposal, with Christine saying that “it all feels a bit surreal”

Celebration: Bleakley

Celebration: Bleakley”s ITV colleagues Lorraine Kelly and Kate Garraway sent their congratulations on Twitter

Come here for another smooch: Christine pulls in Frank for another romantic clinch as they relax on the sunloungers at their hotel

“He got a bit lovey-dovey”: Frank”s affectionate behaviour this week in Las Vegas did not go unnoticed by the UK media, and Christine now admitshe did shower her with love in the lead up to the proposal