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Thursday 12th December 2019

Gemma Atkinson hits back as fans 'tell her when to go into labour'

She's not impressed!

Pregnant Gemma Atkinson has aired her frustration after some people told her when to go into labour, so they won't miss her partner Gorka Marquez's dance show!

Bizarrely, the former Emmerdale actress revealed she's had Gorka fans messaging her about when she should have her baby!

Strictly Come Dancing pro Gorka is currently on a 38-date dance tour around the UK.

Gemma and Gorka are expecting their first child (Credit: Brett D. Cove / SplashNews.com)

Gemma, 34, revealed her annoyance on Instagram Stories, telling avid Gorka followers to give her a break!

She wrote: "To those messaging me telling me when to go in to labour so they can see Gorks' show, I appreciate you want to see it. But please appreciate my baby will come when he or she is ready. Not when you want.

"Sorry!"

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Gorka, 29, has been traveling around the country to perform in Here Come The Boys, along with Strictly dancers Giovanni Pernice and Aljaz Skorjanec.

But the Spanish dancer will be on call for Gemma, who is due in a matter of weeks.

Gemma has been sharing more and more of her pregnancy journey as her due date nears.

She penned a sweet message for dad-to-be Gorka on Sunday.

But please appreciate my baby will come when he or she is ready. Not when you want.

Gemma posted to Instagram: "Happy Father's (to be) Day to @gorka_marquez and all the other dads currently awaiting for their little arrivals!"

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The soap star added: "I can't believe in a few short weeks Baby Marquez will be here for you to do all the fun stuff we talk about. I already know they are in the best possible hands with you as Papa simply by the way you always treat me. Happy Father's Day Gorks!"

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