Alex Jones: The One Show host jibes that her marriage ‘will be lucky’ to survive lockdown

Alex Jones, 43, has given The One Show viewers a relatable perception into her marriage throughout tonight’s episode by joking about how they’re coping as a pair in lockdown. Many {couples} and households are discovering that being caught indoors due to coronavirus restrictions can heighten tensions at dwelling.

As a consequence, Alex aimed a cheeky jibe at her relationship with husband Charlie Thomson.

The BBC presenter obtained onto the topic as she advised a romantic story forward of welcoming visitors Katherine and Gerald onto the show.

Alex defined the completely happy couple have been married for 60 years and the programme had shocked them to have fun the event.

She stated: “We’ll be shocking Katherine and Gerald, a beautiful couple from Trunch in Norfolk, on the eve of their diamond wedding ceremony anniversary.”

Alex’s co-host Amol Rajan, 37, then praised the pair for his or her lasting relationship.

He gushed: “Diamond, wow, 60 years of marriage! 

“That is an achievement, don’t you suppose?” Amol added whereas turning to Alex to get her ideas on the topic.

Making a light-hearted comment about her personal five-year marriage, Alex quipped: “I inform you what, if this lockdown continues Amol we’ll be fortunate to do six [years].” 


“Joking, joking!” Alex then exclaimed, clarifying that her marriage isn’t actually in any bother.

It comes after Alex and Charlie celebrated their fifth wedding ceremony anniversary on New Year’s Eve.

To mark the special day, the presenter shared a  beforehand unseen photograph in view of her 272,000 Instagram followers. 

She captioned the snap: “How it began… and the way it’s going. 

“Yesterday was a double whammy for us. NYE and our fifth wedding ceremony anniversary.”

Alex continued: “The first, the very best day of our lives with all our household and buddies and 5 years later a way more low key affair, however no much less necessary as we recognised a milestone and the way particularly fortunate we’re to have survived the final yr regardless of what 2020 threw at us all.

“Not everyone was so fortunate and I hope that 2021 will convey tons extra happiness and smiles particularly to those that have been via a lot. 

“Let’s look ahead notably to some ACTUAL hugs within the not too distant future after we can all be face to face with these we love. Until then, maintain on greatest you possibly can xx.”

After they tied the knot in a romantic ceremony, the couple welcomed their first son Teddy in January 2017.

They then grew to become dad and mom once more to their child Kit two years later.

Alex not too long ago expressed her unhappiness at taking down the Christmas tree in her front room.

The star filmed herself standing by the fastidiously embellished tree in her gorgeous dwelling, as she described it as a “robust” day for herself and plenty of others.

“Got to say I really feel fairly flat this morning, particularly now that it’s the Twelfth Night and this magnificence has obtained to come down.”

Alex added in reference to the nationwide lockdown: “I like Christmas anyway however simply feels extra unhappy than standard. So right here we go a mammoth activity forward all earlier than going to work.”

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