EastEnders Lacey Turner Gushes About Her Family Plans With Fiancé Matt Kay

Lacey Turner and Matt Kay in Paris

By Holly Fishwick

The actress has opened up about her plans to start up a family with her beau in candid interview.

Their story is enough to warm the cockles of your heart.

A tale of two true childhood sweethearts, who've finally decided to take the next step together. 

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The 28-year-old lad finally decided to pop the question to the brunette beauty in September after almost 10 whole years together! 

Matt Kay and Lacey Turner get engaged | Picture: Instagram

He may have made her wait, but Mr Kay certainly did things the proper way when he did finally decide to get down on one knee to present her with a HUGE diamond sparkler.

The gentleman asked the BBC actress' parents for permission and popped the question on a gondola in Venice. How romantic!

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Now the two love birds have spoken out about their plans to expand their family, with Lacey telling 'OK! Magazine' that she's "ready for motherhood" and wants four children, whilst Matt would rather have three. 

The talented actress, who famously plays Stacey Slater also shared her memories of the proposal itself: "I said yes straight away, of course! Although as we cuddled afterwards the gondola tipped a bit and we nearly fell off!"

Ahh well, the course of true love never did run smoothly!