Lucy-Jo Hudson Opens Up About Split From Alan Halsall

Lucy-Jo Hudson has opened up about her split from Alan Halsall.

The pair confirmed their unexpected news last month, releasing the statement: ‘Lucy-Jo Hudson and Alan Halsall are sad to announce that they have separated.

‘They’ve shared many wonderful years together and will remain close friends.

Alan Halsall and Lucy-Jo Hudson confirmed their split last month


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‘They ask for privacy at this emotional time, to allow them both to focus on their beautiful daughter Sienna-Rae, to ensure her continued happiness.’

Lucy-Jo, 32, spoke about how she’s dealing with the break-up on Loose Women yesterday, saying: ‘It’s difficult. I’m up and down.’

Lucy-Jo Hudson opened up to the panel


But she insisted that she and Alan, 33, remain ‘best mates’, continuing: ‘We’ll remain friends and I genuinely mean that, we still care for each other.

‘We’re so amicable and we get on, we speak every day. We’re still best mates. We just wanna make sure [Sienna-Rae] remains happy.’

Lucy-Jo also addressed those reports that her Doctors co-star Andy Moss has been ‘comforting her on set’.

Lucy-Jo Hudson donned a pink bomber jacket outside the ITV studios


Calling the romance rumours ‘absolute nonsense’, she said: ‘The only time I cried on his shoulder was when we were filming. It’s part of what we have to do.

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‘He’s a brilliant actor and we work together and that’s it.’

Alan Halsall and Lucy-Jo Hudson met on the set of Coronation Street


Alan – who plays Tyrone Dobbs on the ITV soap – met Lucy in 2002, when she joined as Katy Harris.

They began dating in 2005 and quickly became one of the cobbles’ favourite couples, getting married in a romantic Cheshire ceremony four years later.

They welcomed Sienna-Rae in 2013.