800 Foot Engagement: Marriage Proposal At Top of The Shard
Friday 1st February 2013
The Mayor's officially opened the Shard's observation deck to the public this morning - and there was a marriage proposal shortly afterwards.
800 feet up it is the highest vantage point in western Europe
James from Essex proposed to his girlfriend Laura this morning - the first couple to get engaged at the Shard.
Thankfully she said yes.
"I was just so surprised. I'm speechless, I can't believe it," she said afterwards. "I'm so happy and so excited. I had no idea whatsoever, didn't have any idea."