Jane Hill to marry girlfriend Sara Shepherd in civil partnership ceremony

BBC newsreader Jane Hill, 42, announces on Twitter she is to marry her girlfriend in civil partnership ceremony

Here comes the brides: BBC newsreader Jane Hill and her girlfriend Sara Shepherd are to marry in a civil partnership ceremony

Here comes the brides: BBC newsreader Jane Hill and her girlfriend Sara Shepherd are to marry in a civil partnership ceremony

Shock: The news host announced the happy news on Twitter

Shock: The news host announced the happy news on Twitter

Jane Hill: The BBC star is already starting to plan her nuptials to her girlfriend of three years

Jane Hill: The BBC star is already starting to plan her nuptials to her girlfriend of three years

Respected: Miss Hill on the BBC News set with co-presenter Matthew Amroliwala.

Respected: Miss Hill on the BBC News set with co-presenter Matthew Amroliwala. Described by one male TV critic as “severe but sexy,” Miss Hill is much admired for her presentational and reporting skills