Emily MacDonagh

Name Emily MacDonagh

Birthday
16 August 1989

Star sign
Leo

Birthplace Taunton, Somerset

Born to parents Rebecca and Ruaraidh, Emily MacDonagh was raised in Bridgwater, Somerset. Emily has four younger brothers.

She attended Ladymead Community School in Taunton, Somerset before enrolling at Richard Huish College.

Emily was a keen hockey player, regularly playing in games for Taunton Vale Hockey Club when she was younger.

After deciding to pursue a similar career to her urology consultant father, Emily studied medicine at Bristol University.

She earned her bachelor of science degree in January 2013 and planned to follow this with two years of clinical foundation, named F1 and F2.

Emily MacDonagh
‘s father operated on singer Peter Andre in 2010 to remove kidney stones. He has also performed surgery on Peter’s father Savvas.

Knowing Emily was a fan of his music, Ruaraidh invited his daughter to meet Peter.

The pair formed a friendship and started dating in 2012.

Emily began featuring in her boyfriend’s hit reality TV show Peter Andre: My Life later that year, despite regularly avoiding the limelight.

Peter proved how much he cared about Emily in August 2012 when he surprised her with a romantic trip to Venice for her 23rd birthday.

A spokesperson announced that the couple were expecting their first child together in July 2013. Emily hid her baby bump when she walked the red carpet with Peter at the TV Choice Awards that October. 

At Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton, Emily MacDonagh welcomed Peter’s third child on 7 January 2014. On 27 January 2014, the pair revealed their engagement.

The couple confirmed they had chosen the name Amelia for their daughter on 3 February 2014 – almost a month after her birth.

Emily has become close to Peter’s children with ex-wife Katie Price, Princess and Junior. The family love to go on holidays together and often enjoy day trips out.