Love Island’s Dani Dyer and Jack Fincham announce shock SPLIT

Dani released a statement

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by Alex Ross |

In news that has left us shocked to the core, Love Island 2018 winners Dani Dyer and Jack Fincham have announced they've SPLIT, just four months after leaving the villa loved-up.

Dani, who recently moved in together with Jack, announced the shock news to her fans on her Instagram Story. She wrote, 'Jack and I have sadly decided to part ways. It's been an incredible six months, and we will always have a place in our hearts for each other, but we've sadly come to the realisation that it's not meant to be long term. We both plan top stay friends. I hope you'll all understand. Love Dani x.' [sic]

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The news comes as a MASSIVE shock to fans of the pair who probably expected an engagement announcement, rather than a split!

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Nathan Massey and Cara de la Hoyde
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Nathan Massey and Cara de la Hoyde are the only Love Island winners to have remained together.Despite splitting for a number of months in 2017, the couple rekindled their romance when Cara discovered she was expecting the couple's first child.

Nathan Massey and Cara de la Hoyde
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The couple later welcomed a baby boy called Freddie in December 2016. Sharing the happy news on social media, Nathan wrote, 'The day has finally come !!!! Myself and @cara_delahoyde have become parents to our beautiful baby boy !!! Massive hats off to Cara Who delivered our boy safely !!!!! #thenextchapter ud83dudc99ud83dudc76ud83cudffc[sic]In July 2018, Cara and Nathan announced they are now engaged with Nathan popping the question in the villa they first met.

Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen
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It took her a while, but Olivia Buckland finally found her man during Love Island season two. After leaving the villa together when they finished in second place behind Cara and Nathan, the couple haven't looked back!

Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen
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Just a few months after leaving the villa, Alex popped the question to Olivia during a romantic trip to New York. The couple married in a luxury ceremony in 2018, with parts of their wedding being shown on their very own TV show.

Dom Lever and Jess Shears
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Despite the public thinking their relationship was just a 'joke', Jess Shears and Dom Lever have defied the odds and are one of the two couples still together from their series. Despite all of the drama with Jess and 'Muggy Mike', Dom proposed to his girlfriend in September 2016.

Series Three: Dom Lever and Jess Shears
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The couple have cashed in on promotional shoots together, appearances, and even got 'married' on Good Morning Britain on Valentine's Day. Despite the 'fake wedding', Jess and Dom then tied the knot for real in 2018, when they married at a private ceremony on the Greek island of Mykonos. In October 2019, they welcomed a child together.

Series Three: Jamie Jewitt and Camilla Thurlow
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The nation fell in love with Prince Harry's ex-girlfriend Camilla Thurlow in 2017. And, after she had her heart broken by a number of different men in the villa, model Jamie Jewitt arrived and swept Camilla off her feet.After enjoying time together outside of the show and meeting each other's families, the couple are living happily ever after.

Series Three: Jamie Jewitt and Camilla Thurlow
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The loved up couple have since traveled the world together on charity missions... can they get any better?

Series Four: Tommy Fury and Molly May Hague
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The king and queen of Love Island 2019 are still loved up. While Molly Mae is living it up as a brand ambassador for PrettyLittleThing, Tommy's days are filled with training as well as being a brand ambassador for Boohoo Man.

After pairing up on the first episode of Love Island in the summer, Dani and Jack were completely inseparable throughout the series. After confessing their love for each other, viewers of the show voted them the winners ahead of Laura Anderson and Paul Knops, Megan Barton-Hanson and Wes Nelson, and Kaz Crossley and Josh Denzel.

The news comes just days after filming for the Love Island Christmas special took place, with show host Caroline Flack teasing the show last week.

Just last week, Dani and Jack were also announced as the red carpet and backstage correspondents at the 2019 National Television Awards. Dani said at the time, "It has already been such an exciting year for us and to top it off, we’ve been asked to work alongside TV legend Dermot O’Leary at the National Television Awards.

"Last year we were at home on the sofa watching the show so it’s an honour to be involved this year, we can’t wait! Fingers crossed Love Island is in the running on the night too. Bring on 2019!"

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