British actors Andrew-Lee Potts and Hannah Spearritt have ended their engagement after seven years together.

The stars began dating in 2006 after they were both cast in U.K. sci-fi series Primeval, and Potts proposed to the former S Club 7 singer-turned-actor in December, 2008.

However, Potts reveals the couple has since parted ways.

Taking to his blog on Monday (07Oct13), he writes, "Just to put an end to speculation, Hannah & I decided earlier this year to go our separate ways. We thanku 4 (sic) your support over the years x".