Emily Atack seen for first time since announcing pregnancy with step-cousin boyfriend
Posted by  badge Boss on Jan 07
Emily Atack has been seen for the first time since announcing her pregnancy (Picture: SplashNews)

has been spotted going for a stroll with after announcing she was expecting her first child with him.

Late last month The Inbetweeners actress, 34, and asked fans to ‘go easy’ on her.

Soon after it emerged that, was actually related to her.

He is the son of her late uncle – Dr Stephen Garner – who married Emily’s aunt Jane Robbins in 1994.

, a source said the pair had ‘grown close’ in the past year and while their romantic relationship was ‘unexpected’, their family was ‘delighted’ for them.

‘They make a great couple and everybody is excited for their new arrival,’ a source told Mail Online.

The actress is expecting her first child with her boyfriend Alastair Garner (Picture: SplashNews)
The couple are also step-cousins (Picture: SplashNews)

Now the couple have been seen in public for the first time since sharing their pregnancy news.

This week they were snapped on a walk in North London, with Emily’s baby bump visible as she wrapped up for the chilly January weather.

Wearing a black knit dress and coat with dark combat boots, Emily looked like she wanted to go incognito, adding on a big grey scarf, black cap and big sunglasses.

They were spotted on a stroll in North London this week (Picture: SplashNews)
Her growing baby bump was visible (Picture: SplashNews)

They were accompanied by her sister, Martha, and her husband Mark Durham who was walking Emily’s dog Penny.

While not much is known about Alistair, the aerospace and nuclear applications specialist worked a lecturer at the University of Manchester where he also got his PhD and Masters.

The actress announced her pregnancy late last month (Picture: Emily Atack/ Instagram)

He is currently thought to be working as a Senior Consultant at Jacobs, a huge American company, according to his LinkedIn profile.

The pair grew up together, with Alistair’s dad marrying Jane in 1994, when Emily was just five years old.

It’s not known how close they were as children, but Emily was incredibly close to her uncle, posting a tribute on Instagram when he died.

Before striking up a romance with Alistair, Emily was in a relationship with Big Brother star Liam McGough, however they split up in 2022.