AS one of Britain’s most eligible bachelors, Olly Murs held out as long as anyone reasonably could – but his proposal to girlfriend Amelia Tank didn’t go quite as smoothly as expected. “I did get down on one knee — the only slightly embarrassing issue was she had to help me up after my recent knee operation” Olly says. “Fortunately she said yes all the same, we couldn’t be happier.” Olly and Amelia — a successful bodybuilder and personal trainer — have been dating for around three years, and the star jokes that he had long planned to propose, but wanted to do it in his own time.
Joining us at Bizarre HQ for the afternoon ahead of the first single from his long-awaited new album, which is terrific radio-friendly pop, he explains: “We want to get married next summer.
That is tricky because we got engaged in June so only have a year to figure it out. She’s quite impulsive “But it was the right time, it was perfect.
Everything about me and Amelia is perfect so it was really just a question of how can we make it even better?” READ MORE ON OLLY MURShe's got the x factor Olly Murs reveals incredible weight loss and ripped physiqueGOLLY OLLY!Read more on thesun.co.uk