Love Island's Cara and Nathan are expecting their first baby. And he's broken his silence for the first time...
It’s been revealed that Nathan Massey and Cara De La Hoyde are expecting their first child.
The Love Island winners announced their split a few weeks ago, but have now shared the news that they’re going to be having a baby.
Cara unveiled her blossoming baby bump in a new cover shoot, telling the world: ‘So glad that I can finally announce to you all that I’m going to be a Mummy 👶🏽💙💗 thankyou for everyone’s kind words and support ❤️’.
Speaking to OK! magazine, Cara touched on her relationship with Nathan, who she split with back in April. Speaking of her 24-year-old beau, she said: ‘We’re still good friends.
‘He’s going to be there for the baby and I’m making him aware of all the midwife appointments and scans, so he’s in the loop and so’s his mum.’
The mum-to-be was pretty excited to spread the news on her social media accounts, responding to messages of congratulations from her fellow islanders and reality TV pals.
Now, Nathan has broken his silence.
The TOWIE star took to his Twitter account in the wake of the excitement and said: ‘Yes it’s true..I’m going to be a Dad. Its an emotional time for me and I’m overwhelmed by all the support from both my family and friends ❤️’.
His followers were quick to offer their congratulations, with reactions including: ‘Hope you and @Miss_Delahoyde have a beautiful, healthy baby. No matter what, he/she will have loving parents. Congratulations’ and ‘Amazing News…. the best job in the world being a parent! 👶🏻💜💜’.
Although they are no longer together, the former couple seem dedicated to working together and being there for their child.
Speaking about the exact moment that she told Nathan that she was pregnant, Cara revealed: ‘[Nathan] was away during the day, so when he got back we sat down and I told him.
‘He was very surprised.’