Love Island stars Maura Higgins and Chris Taylor have introduced their break-up, however say they’re nonetheless good pals.
The couple, who appeared in season 5 of actuality relationship collection Love Island in 2019, have been good pals on the present however didn’t get collectively throughout their time on display.
Each well-liked contestants, followers who adopted their friendship have been delighted once they introduced they have been in a relationship throughout a visit to Dubai in November 2020.
Nevertheless, Higgins and Taylor have now posted separate statements on social media confirming their break up.
“It breaks my coronary heart to even kind this, however I wished to let everybody know that myself and Chris have made the joint determination to finish our relationship,” Higgins wrote in an Instagram story.
“There is no such thing as a wrongdoing on both facet… we nonetheless love, care and respect one another deeply. From the minute we met one another we have been very shut pals and that may by no means change.
“There is no such thing as a remorse. Life is about taking probabilities. We wished to make this work however we’ve got realised we work higher being pals.”
Taylor stated the pair had made a mutual determination after “some very heartfelt conversations” over the previous few days, and in addition stated they intend to stay pals.
“We’re each going via a really powerful time with this atm (on the minute), so please take any hypothesis with a metric tonne of salt,” he wrote.
Each stars additionally thanked followers for his or her “love and help”, with Taylor including that it has “actually been appreciated”.