A pair from Motherwell has opened up on their “wonderful expertise” getting engaged throughout Westlife’s Glasgow gig after the second went viral on TikTok when being captured by different live performance goers.
Talking of the fantastic event, Danny McGuinness revealed that he deliberate to get down on one knee throughout the concert as his new fiancee Vikki is ‘Westlife daft’.
The Irish group performed two nights on the Glasgow venue and it was throughout their rendition of hit ‘Flying with out wings’ that 34-year-old Danny requested Vikki to marry him.
Danny told the Record : “I knew very early in our relationship she was the one. Vikki is Westlife daft, she’s been to each single live performance they’ve had in Glasgow so I at all times had the intention of focusing a proposal spherical one thing like that, as a result of I knew it might blow her thoughts.
“As quickly as tickets had been launched they had been purchased as Christmas current so we now had a date for our proposal. We had talked about our future and within the dialogue ‘Flying With out Wings’ can be our first dance music so we now had the music. I wished the day to be good so I upgraded our tickets for the live performance and booked a shock evening away for us each.”
Danny instructed Vikki’s mum his massive plans and she or he was equally over the moon. He stated: “I requested Vikki’s mum’s permission on the Thursday evening, which fortunately was greeted with an enormous hug of affection and acceptance. On the evening of the proposal we went to our favorite restaurant Cafe Andaluz, which is at all times phenomenal, had a beautiful meal, then drinks at Kelvingrove Cafe.
The electrician went on to say that the toughest half was making an attempt to cover the diamond ring from his future spouse, and he was even sweating when he was searched coming into the OVO Hydro. He added: “The toughest a part of our evening was hiding the ring from Vikki all evening as she is a hugger, even worse after we obtained patted down going into the hydro.”
He then needed to discover out when their particular music would play on the evening so he might put together for the massive proposal. Danny added: “I had carried out my analysis so knew Flying With out Wings can be on after Mark’s speech.
“Vikki was in her ingredient dancing and singing away to Westlife which gave me the prospect to sneak the ring out in preparation for the the massive second. Coming to the top of the speech I had the ring in my hand, took a deep breath and as quickly as I heard the lyrics , “all people is searching for that one thing”, I obtained down on one knee.
Marriage ceremony planner Vikki was in full shock and could not imagine that Danny obtained down on one knee – a particular second which was caught on digital camera by one other live performance goer.
Danny stated: “Vikki had no concept, I genuinely assume she nearly went into shock. Everybody round us was in tears and so so good with congratulations, which made a tremendous second much more particular. We won’t thank everybody sufficient that videoed, took photos and forwarded them onto us. As quickly as we got here out the live performance we might ship our household and pals them.”
Danny and Vikki, from Motherwell, really met at a marriage the place Vikki was the occasions supervisor and Danny was the usher, and whereas they cannot wait to tie the knot, they’re simply having fun with the second of being newly engaged. Danny added: “We’re early levels of wedding ceremony planning to be sincere, nonetheless taking the final couple of days in as it has been very overwhelming!”