Joe Swash’s sister Shana is pregnant! Ex-EastEnders star reveals she and her fiance are expecting their first baby
Joe Swash’s sister Shana took to social media on Friday to reveal that she is pregnant.
The former EastEnders actress, 33, who played Demi Miller during her time on the BBC soap, wrote: ‘PENDING….BABY JONES 5TH DECEMBER 2023.’
In August 2021, Shana announced her engagement to her carpenter boyfriend Nick Jones – they are yet to tie the knot.
Back then, she flashed her diamond engagement ring in a slew of images, as she sweetly held up her hand to show off the dazzling piece of jewellery.
Detailing the proposal, Shana took to Instagram page to announce the news, sharing a snap of her holding up her hand as he kissed her cheek.
Congratulations: Joe Swash’s sister Shana is pregnant! The now coffee shop owner and her carpenter partner Nick Jones on her Instagram page on Friday
‘So happy and excited for you’: Shana’s post was flooded with congratulations as soon as she shared it
Happy news! Shana and Nick announced their engagement back in 2021 – but they are yet to get married
She also posted a second image of them kissing on the lips.
A third image in the gallery saw Shana holding hand’s with her beau against the beachy backdrop, as the captioned the shots: ‘I SAID YES.’
Shana’s future sister-in-law Stacey Solomon, 33, was among the first to offer her congratulations, as she wrote: ‘Best news ever.’
Her sister Caisie penned: ‘My little sister is getting married!’
It’s in the genes! Shana pictured with her brother Joe in 2006
Joyful: Shana later shared another image of her ring finger with her husband-to-be cheering in the background, alongside the caption: ‘Happiest girl in the [world]’
Soap star: Shana pictured in character as Demi during her time on the show
Shana later shared another image of her ring finger with her husband-to-be cheering in the background, alongside the caption: ‘Happiest girl in the [world]’.
Shana’s announcement comes after she revealed she is embarking on a new business venture following her Albert Square days.
The former soap star has since opened a coffee stall with her beau called Swash & Jones Coffee co. in London’s Islington.
New venture! The former soap star has opened a coffee stall with her beau called Swash & Jones Coffee co. in London’s Islington
Aw! Stacey Solomon, who is pregnant with her fourth child, was among the first to offer Shana and Nick her congratulations
Shana is is best known for playing Demi Miller in the long-running BBC One soap opera EastEnders from 2004–2006.
It was announced months previously that her part was to be cut along with that of her on-screen mother Rosie – despite calls for them to stay from fans.
Shana’s engagement comes eight months after Joe and Stacey revealed he had popped the question during a romantic woodland walk.
Stacey and Joe, who are currently expecting their second child together, announced they were engaged on Christmas Eve last year.
The Loose Women panellist is seven months pregnant with her first daughter.
He put a ring on it! Stacey and Joe, who are currently expecting their second child together, announced they were engaged on Christmas Eve last year