Mel C breaks up with boyfriend Thomas Starr after ten years together

Spice Girl Mel C may be embarking on more career success as a judge on Superstar, but her recent professional success comes in the wake of personal heartache as it's announced she's split with her partner of ten years, Thomas Starr.

mel cMel C has confirmed she's parted ways with her boyfriend. Copyright [Getty]

The singer's spokesperson confirmed the news although the star herself is yet to comment on the matter opting to stay silent on Twitter.

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Mel C and her property developer ex, have one daughter together, Scarlet and we're sure the focus for the former couple is on her!

mel cMel C has been all smiles with the rest of the Spice Girls. Copyright [Twitter/Mel C]

Following the announcement that Mel will be working with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jason Donovan on Superstar, the singer has emerged back on the celebrity scene.

After posing with the rest of the Spice Girls for the launch of Viva Forever musical, the brunette hit the Silver Clef awards looking in amazing shape.

When omg! spoke to the star she didn't show any signs of strain in her personal life although she had hinted at entering into a new stage.

mel cMel C has returned to the celebrity circuit and looks fab. Copyright [WENN]

She told Good Housekeeping: "This year a new door has opened for me, and I'm curious to know what's going to happen next.

"But doing this feels like my life has gone full circle and I'm back to my original passion — performing."

We hope she throws herself into work and is happy!