Love Island’s Lucinda Strafford sparks rumours with TOWIE icon

Love Island fans are totally feeling this recoupling

Lucinda Strafford

by Geraint Llewellyn |
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It looks like there's another Love Island and TOWIE crossover in store for reality TV fans.

Love Island 2021 star and Millie Court’s BFF Lucinda Strafford has taken to TikTok to record a video alongside a The Only Way Is Essex icon and it seems that fans are desperate for more.

Lucinda Strafford
Could Lucinda be heading off to Essex? ©ITV

Lucinda shared a video of herself with none other than TOWIE favourite Joey Essex. The reality stars danced and were singing along to FelixThe1st's song Own Brand freestyle.

The Islander captioned the video, "The duo you never knew you needed".

And it's safe to say that her followers were keen with one fan commenting, "If they were a couple 😩😩😩", while another added "Ship it tbh".

"They're perfect for each other, what can I say," another wrote, "They radiate the same energy".

One fan said, "Lucinda is literally the female version of Joey".

And even Joey’s cousin Frankie Sims commented and said, "I'm here for it queen 💕"

We’d never thought about it before but, we can sort of see it.

Can you imagine Lucinda and Joey together? They'd be spin-off TV shows, fashion collabs - the lot.

Joey Essex
Could Joey and Lucinda be more than friends? ©Getty


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However don't go rushing ahead too quickly because Lucinda is back with her footballer ex-boyfriend Aaron Connolly following her time in the villa.

Despite leaving Love Island with Aaron Francis, and then reuniting with Brad McClellandshe's spoken exclusively to heatworld about getting back with her ex.

Check out: Love Island star's jobs before the villa


Love Island 2021 cast: their jobs before the show

Kaz Kamwi1 of 12

Kaz Kamwi - fashion influencer

Before heading into the villa, Kaz was already an influencer (with 71k followers) and could have been earning up to £1,000 per post. So annually she could have been making £57,200.

Teddy Soares2 of 12

Teddy Soares - senior financial consultant

Teddy already had a pretty stable career before his time in the villa. He was a senior financial consultant in Manchester means he could have been earning around £42k a year.

Jake Cornish3 of 12

Jake Cornish - water engineer

OG Islander Jake was a water engineer in Weston-super-Mare before going into the villa which means he could have been making £38k a year.

Chloe Burrows4 of 12

Chloe Burrows - marketing executive in financial services

Chloe, the most iconic bombshell from Love Island 2021, was a marketing executive in financial services before going into the villa. She could have been earning £36,700 a year.

Abigail Rawlings5 of 12

Abigail Rawlings - tattoo artist

Abigail was a tattoo artist in Bournemouth before her stint on Love Island and she could have been earning £35k a year.

Tyler Cruickshank6 of 12

Tyler Cruickshank - estate agent

Bombshell Tyler was an estate agent in Croydon before going on the ITV show. Who knows whether he'll return to his job but he could have been earning around £29k a year.

Millie Court7 of 12

Millie Court - fashion buyer assistant

Millie is arguably the best dressed in the Love Island 2021 villa and that may be because of her job as a fashion buyer assistant for ASOS. At her old job in London, Millie could have been earning £26k a year.

Hugo Hammond8 of 12

Hugo Hammond - trainee PE teacher

Because Hugo only completed part of his teacher training, he wasn't actually a full-time PE teacher but nevertheless he could have still be earning £25,750 a year.

Faye Winter9 of 12

Faye Winter - lettings manager

Faye was a lettings manager in Devon and she could have been earning around £25k a year.

Liam Reardon10 of 12

Liam Reardon - bricklayer

As a bricklayer in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, Liam may have been earning £22,800 a year.

Toby Aromolaran11 of 12

Toby Aromolaran - semi professional footballer

Toby is a semi professional footballer, who plays for Hashtag United, and he could have been earning £18k.

Liberty Poole12 of 12

Liberty Poole - Nando's waitress and marketing student

As a waitress at Nando's Liberty could be earning around £18k a year.

In other news....

Love Island’s Faye Winter has said that her relationship with boyfriend Teddy Soareswouldn’t be how it is now unless that explosive argument in the villa happened.

Speaking on the 'Things I Told My Daughter' podcast, the Love Island star revealed that although it wasn't one of her proudest moments, it brought more positives into her life.

Faye Winter, Teddy Soares
The couple started had a rocky start ©getty

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She said, "Don't get me wrong, it's obviously not one of my proudest moments but at the same time, I never would be this far forward in my relationship with Teddy if that hadn't of happened as I had my guard up so high, I didn't want anyone to come in and as soon as a red flag was shown, I'd always run.

"I know there was a lot of blame the girls for not getting me out of the situation but it wasn't down to them to do that."

Following their rocky time in the villa, the couple's relationship has now gone from strength to strength and they recently announced that they had moved in together.

Sharing a photo of their new home, they explained, "We are so lucky to be able to share this amazing journey together and with you all! We have lots of work to do and can’t wait to show you everything along the way!"

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