JAMES Argent poured cold water on him as fans hoped he would rekindle his romance with first love Lydia Bright.
Lover Towie upvoted their special friendship and said he would hate to get in the way of Lydia finding love again.
Their turbulent love affair ensures they stay at the forefront of Towie’s storyline as they rise to fame on the ITVbe show.
And Arg, who split from the beauty in 2016 after she allegedly caught him drinking cocaine, said she remains an important part of his life.
“I’d love to be able to see Lydia when I’m not having a good day because she’s the one I go to for help, but we can’t do that at the moment because we’re getting caught and people say, ‘they’re back together,’ he explained.
“She has great guys out there who might want to date her and won’t bother asking her because they think she’s seeing me.
“And I have girls who think, ‘wait, you’re not with Lydia’ so they don’t mind me either.
His other Towie is romantic with his co-star Gemma Collins end up hitting the rocks in the first lock as the pair separate.
Gemma, 40, is now engaged to Rami Hawash, whom she dated before Arg.
Last week, Arg was pictured laughing at the Darts World Championships while holding up a sign that read “GC, annul engagement!!!”
Arg said to Mirror: “As everyone knows, you go to the Darts school and you write something silly on the board.
“It’s just a boys joke. I know for a fact Gemma isn’t offended – she sees the humorous side. I also knew Rami very well during the early days of TOWIE so I’m really pleased about it. she.”
In a recent Times interview, Gemma claimed to have save the life of recovering Arg addict three times and said she received no thanks.
Meanwhile, he recently told The Sun how he feared he would eat himself to death as his weight spiked to 27stone following his drug battle.
Now, at a healthier 15 pounds 7lb, Arg confesses to being addicted to fast food, carbonated drinks and snacks before turning to surgery.
He said: “Bottom makes me tired and sluggish so I have to plan every day to meet friends, do a job or achieve something.
“But after getting drunk, I was so exhausted that I ended up just lying in bed and not leaving the house. Then one afternoon, my mother found me in bed and started crying.
“She said, ‘I don’t recognize my son anymore.’ That is a big warning.
“Also, I had reached the heaviest I had ever been during the height of the pandemic and the doctors were saying I was on the verge of death because I had severe asthma and obesity, which is why. The worst possible combination if I contract Covid. . “
“I was supposed to be a frontrunner, so I just knew I had to do something.”
https://www.thesun.ie/tv/8196935/james-argent-relationship-lydia-bright-gemma-collins-plea/ James Argent reveals the truth about his relationship with Lydia Bright and explains THAT Gemma Collins’ plea