Comedian and television presenter Paddy McGuinness was nowhere to be seen as his other half sunned herself over the festive period during a holiday in Tenerife.
Christine Martin relaxed in a bikini as she soaked up the rays on the Spanish island, famous for its pleasant winter climate.
As the UK froze with sub-zero temperatures a common feature across the country, Ms Martin showed what can be found by those who make the journey to the Canaries.
McGuinness, who is currently hosting the ITV dating show Take Me Out, has been engaged to his partner since last Christmas.
As well as beautiful weather perfect for sunbathing, Ms Martin may have found a host of picturesque beaches and quaint, historic towns and resorts to entertain her during a holiday in Tenerife.
Gill Charlton, answering readers' questions for the Daily Telegraph, recently identified the southern coast of the island as a dream spot for a winter break.
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