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Leigh Francis was hard to miss on Thursday as he rocked a bright blue outfit while enjoying a sunny day out with wife Jill Carter on Hampstead High Street, London.
The comedian, 49, channeled his alter-ego Keith Lemon's flamboyant dress sense in the patterned co-rd as he tucked into an ice cream while making the most of the fine weather.
And Jill - who he married in 2002 at Allerton Castle, North Yorkshire - also embraced the sunshine, sporting a pretty white summer dress which was adorned with colourful pom poms.
Leigh stood out in his striking Adidas shirt and shorts combo, teaming the ensemble with a large straw hat, sunglasses and white trainers, while he draped a camouflage bag across his body.
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While beauty therapist Jill accessorised her chic look with a brown leather handbag, black sandals and trendy sunglasses.
The couple, who've been together for almost 30 years, looked happy and content as they tucked into ice creams together during the low-key outing.
Their outing comes after the comedian previously insisted he's 'punching' while gushing over his 29-year romance with Jill in an exclusive chat with MailOnline.
Leigh told how Jill sees the 'real him' and is the one who 'holds it together' for their family.
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The couple first met when she was 16 and he was 19, with the comedian admitting that people thought their relationship was 'cringey'.
Looking back on the start of their romance, Leigh reflected that there was 'nothing wrong with them dating' as Jill was 'old enough', with the couple defying naysayers with their love and are 'still together today'.
They've since gone on to welcome daughters Matilda and Dolly, whom the couple keep out of the public eye.
Gushing over his stunning wife, Leigh said: 'When everyone meets her, they say "he is punching", with the star confessing that it is true as he added: 'Why would I want to date anyone who looks like me?
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Professing his adulation for his spouse of 19 years, the Celebrity Juice star called Jill his 'rock' who he 'loves more everyday'.
And while Leigh continually entertains legions of fans onscreen with his flamboyant alter-ego Keith, the star revealed that at home, Jill knows and loves him for his true self.
He explained: 'Everyone thinks that we wake up and the comedy starts but it's not like that. She sees the real me, the grumpy me.'
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