Sian Welby, Host Of Capital Breakfast And This Morning, Shares Adorable On-Air Pregnancy Announcement


On Tuesday’s Capital Breakfast, Sian Welby shared the exciting news that she is expecting a baby, delighting her co-hosts Roman Kemp and Chris Stark along with Capital listeners. Welby, a radio and TV presenter, expressed her joy in anticipation of becoming a mother later this summer with her fiancé, radio producer Jake Beckett.

Welby took to Instagram to announce the news, posting a series of adorable photos documenting her pregnancy journey with Jake. Alongside the snapshots, she wrote, “We have some news,” followed by the heartwarming revelation, “We’re having a baby.” The couple received warm congratulations from their celebrity friends, including Laura Whitmore and Ellie Taylor.

While Welby plans to take a break during the summer, she will return to Capital Breakfast later in the year alongside Jordan North and Chris Stark. Welby and Jake got engaged last August, as revealed by Welby through a sweet Instagram post showcasing her engagement ring and expressing her love for Jake.

Having joined Capital in 2020, replacing Vick Hope, Welby hosts alongside Roman Kemp and Sonny Jay. Meanwhile, Jake works as a creative producer for Heart Breakfast, collaborating with hosts such as Kelly Brook, Rochelle Humes, Vogue Williams, and Emma Bunton.

In other news, Roman Kemp recently announced his departure from Capital, with Jordan North set to take over after leaving his show with Vick Hope at BBC Radio 1. The vacancy at BBC Radio 1 will be filled by Made In Chelsea star Jamie Laing.