A GATESHEAD-BORN celebrity was spotted soaking up the sun this weekend on a visit to a theme park.

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  • Michelle Heaton visiting Chessington World of Adventures Resort Pictures: HORDLE/INhouse Images

Former pop group member, Michelle Heaton, enjoyed a day out at Chessington World of Adventures Resort, in Greater London.

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The star shot to fame on TV show Popstars in 2001.

Heaton was a member of Liberty X from 2001 until they announced their split in 2007.

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They reformed one year later for a small gig.

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