Love Island’s Olivia Buckland DUMPS Cara de la Hoyde as bridesmaid 😱

Olivia Buckland and Cara de la Hoyde

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Olivia Buckland has dropped her Love Island co-star Cara De La Hoyde form her bridal party

Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen are FINALLY tying the knot next month, after Alex’s quick-fire engagement not long after they left the villa in 2016. Originally. Olivia’s Love Island bestie Cara de la Hoyde was lined up as a bridesmaid, but now she's been dropped.

Olivia has revealed that Cara is no longer on bridesmaid duties because she ‘couldn’t handle the pressure’. Speaking to new! magazine, Olivia said: Cara’s got Freddie now and when I asked her [to be a bridesmaid] she was a lot less busy and I thought she could handle the pressure."

But don’t panic, it looks like the pair are still the best of friends. Olivia added: "We both don’t need that label. You don’t have to be a bridesmaid to know that we are good friends. We're very honest with each other."

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After finishing in second place behind Cara and her now fiancé Nathan Massey on Love Island 2016, Alex popped the question to his girlfriend in December 2016 during a romantic trip to New York.

Taking to Instagram to express her shock, Olivia showed off her stunning ring as she wrote: "I have no words for how happy I am. My fiancé my everything @ab_bowen this was magical. So magical."

Olivia and Alex have celebrated their upcoming nuptials with a clothing collection for Quiz.

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TV presenter Anthea Turner has announced she's engaged to her partner Mark Armstrong after dating for five months. On Instagram she shared a photo alongside her fiancé and wrote: "When you know, you know… Mr A you've taken my breath away, love you so much bursting with happiness."You're a total unique bag of thoughts, passion, emotion and love."The pair reportedly met at a private member's club in March 2019.

We look forward to seeing the wedding album.

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