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Adele helps woman propose to boyfriend

The singer made a 'leap year' proposal happen on stage during the opening night of her world tour.

Hayley Consuegra jumped at the chance when singing superstar Adele offered to help her propose to her boyfriend – in front of an audience of thousands.

After Adele asked if any women in the audience wanted to make a leap-year proposal at Belfast’s SSE Arena on Monday, The 34-year-old was invited onto the stage to pop the question to her boyfriend, Neil Pringle.

Video footage posted on social media shows Adele leading the 11,000 strong audience in a chant of “come on Neil” followed by the moment the 47-year-old said “yes”.

Consuegra told the Daily Mail that Adele’s song Someone Like You helped her win Pringle back after a break up.

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“I had seen it on the Brits and it make me think of him. Adele was a big part of us getting back together. She has really written the words to our story,” she said.

The couple had enjoyed a romantic dinner together before the show and discussed their plans for the future.

“He said he definitely wanted to down the line. It was a really lovely conversation. He told me that he knew we would be together for the rest of our lives.

“Obviously I then had it all in my head, so when Adele asked if any women in the audience would want to propose to their boyfriend I put my hand straight up, but I never thought in a million years I would get picked,” she said.

Consuegra, who lives outside Edinburgh with her boyfriend, said she was in a state of shock as soon as she went onto the stage.

“It was terrifying, but Adele was saying how she gets nervous as well. I was just so happy to be standing there with Adele. It was worthwhile, a once in a lifetime opportunity.

“When I came off the stage Neil just hugged and kissed me. We were hugging for the rest of the concert.”

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