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'EastEnders' Actress Luisa Bradshaw-White Marries Partner Annette Yeo

21/07/2015 16:04 BST | Updated 21/07/2015 16:59 BST

EastEnders’ actress Luisa Bradshaw-White has tied the knot with her long-term partner.

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The star, who plays Tina Carter on the BBC One soap, confirmed that she had married Annette Yeo, after having previously had a civil partnership in 2006.

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Luisa Bradshaw-White

The decided to get married after same-sex marriage was legalised in the UK last year.

Announcing her big news on Twitter, Luisa wrote: “OMG we did it!!! We r officially WIFE & WIFE!!! @YeoAnnette I'm so excited 2 b spending the rest of my life w u.”

Her co-star Alison Newman, who plays DI Keeble, was the first to offer her congratulations, writing: “HUGE congratulations to you both xxx.”

‘EastEnders’ writer and ‘This Morning’ soap expert, Sharon Marshall, also tweeted: “congratulations beautiful ladies!!! Xx.”

Talking about her wedding last month, Luisa told OK! magazine: "We know we're going to grow old together - I don't want anyone else.

"We're getting married because we legally can now."

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