Danielle Lineker

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Danielle Lineker (née Bux, born 15 June 1979 in Cardiff) is a Welsh lingerie model and television presenter.

Born in Cardiff to shop workers Kim and Roy Bux, who divorced while she was young, Danielle lived her with mother, three half-siblings and stepfather, Syeed “Alex” Mohamed, in Ely, Cardiff.

Lineker started modelling at the age of 18 after winning a place in the Miss Hawaiian Tropic contest in Las Vegas, USA. After training as an air stewardess and working for Virgin Atlantic, she became a lingerie model and has since modelled for various brands, including La Senza, and appeared on the cover of various magazines including Maxim and Fabulous.

She assisted Sir Trevor McDonald on stage at the National TV Awards 2008, and was the style expert for the re-launch of Ask.com.

On 25 June 2009, she was revealed as a new panellist on ITV’s daytime chat show Loose Women. Lineker has a seven-year-old daughter Ella by ex-Coventry City player Adam Willis. After splitting from Willis, she was also in relationship with Scottish rugby player Simon Danielli until 2007.

She started dating Gary Lineker in September 2007 and the couple announced their engagement in September 2008. On September 2 2009, they married in Italy.

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  1. Comment by Auld Slapper:

    It must av been the free crisps that dun it coz it definately waznt those f**kin ears! Or was it an extra fiva just like me??

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