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Storm Eunice blows down tree at Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash’s £1.2 million home


Storm Eunice has blown down a large street at Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash’s £1.2 million Essex home.

A red weather warning was issued across the UK on Friday 18 February as Storm Eunice threatened to bring winds of up to 90mph.

The Met Office expressed concerns that the extreme conditions could cause damage to buildings, uprooted trees, power cancellations and power cuts.

The warning read: “The Met Office has issued a rare Red Weather Warning as Storm Eunice is expected to bring extremely strong winds and continued disruption for much of the UK on Friday.

“The Red Weather Warning for wind covers southwest coastal areas of the UK, where the most significant gusts in exposed areas could be in excess of 90mph from early Friday morning.”

Joe Swash went outdoors to brave Storm Eunice
Joe Swash went outdoors to brave Storm Eunice

“Further inland and within the wider Amber Warning area, gusts will still be significant and damaging for many, with 70-80mph gusts possible,” it concluded.

Former EastEnders star Joe Swash documented the moment he chose to brave the winds as he went outside to assess the damage after a large tree at Pickle Cottage was uprooted as a result of the weather.

Talking to the camera as the wind could be heard roaring around him, Joe said: “This wind is unbelievable, look… we’ve already lost a tree.”

Joe showed off the damage in an Instagram video
Joe showed off the damage in an Instagram video

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“What is going on?”, Joe added before branding the weather conditions as “madness”.

From the looks of the video, despite the tree being located near a car and an outhouse, it didn’t appear to have done any major damage to their property or caused any injuries.

Joe and fiancée Stacey are set to tie the knot at their stunning Essex home this summer after getting engaged in December 2020, but the pair sparked speculation that they may have already said their ‘I dos’ after the dad-of-three was spotted wearing a gold band on his wedding finger.

Stacey Solomon surprised Joe Swash with an incredible games room, which she nicknamed the Cluedo Room, for her beau's birthday
Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash will say their ‘I dos’ this summer

They had originally planned to tie the knot in 2021, but decided to move their nuptials after Stacey became pregnant with the couple’s daughter Rose, who was born in October last year.

Prior to getting married at Pickle Cottage, Stacey has been renovating their home – sometimes with the help of two year old Rex.

Apparently the tot expressed his desire to help his mum paint their kitchen so, instead of using a spray paint gun, the duo did some of the hard graft themselves.

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Niamh Shackleton

By Niamh Shackleton

Niamh Shackleton is one of OK!'s Digital News Reporters and joined the team October 2021. Niamh has previously worked for UNILAD and Caters News Agency, and is based in Manchester - one of the UK's best cities (in her opinion).

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