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Love Island star Lucinda Strafford has rekindled her romance with ex-boyfriend Aaron Connolly – a month after being evicted from the villa.
The 21-year-old former Islander, who told MailOnline in July that “the ship has definitely sailed” between himself and Aaron, was seen with the Brighton footballer at a service station in Cobham, Surrey on Sunday.
Lucinda performed in unison with Aaron, 21, just weeks after she was accused of being still in a relationship with a Premier League player during her stint on Love Island.
Back on: Love Island star Lucinda Strafford (pictured) has rekindled her romance with ex-boyfriend Aaron Connolly — a month after being evicted from the villa
MailOnline can reveal: ‘Lucinda and Aaron started speaking again last week, but they are not officially back together.
‘It’s early days between them but now that they are seeing each other again, they can rekindle their romance, and this time for good.’
Lucinda was alleged to have been in a relationship with Aaron while she was still on Love Island when onlookers saw her taking care of their shared dog.
The reality star shut down the ‘rumours’ and alleging that she was still with Aaron were false and that he had not taken her to the airport prior to her appearance on the show.
The boyfriend: The former islander, who told MailOnline in July that ‘the ship has definitely sailed’ between himself and Aaron, was seen with the Brighton footballer in Cobham, Surrey on Sunday.
Shortly after returning home from Mallorca, Lucinda told MailOnline: ‘I am completely and completely alone.
‘It’s a little absurd to make people think I’m in a relationship. If I were in a relationship, I would never go to Love Island in a million years, and I’m sure if I had a boyfriend, he wouldn’t be too happy with it either.
‘We ended quite dramatically in early March but then we made friends, and we share a dog, it’s a shared dog and he’s taking care of it.
‘It was at my mom’s house and my mom couldn’t take care of three dogs, so it just felt right, he was taking care of it.
‘We broke up a while ago’: Lucinda shows solidarity with Aaron just weeks after being accused of still being in relationship with Irishman during her stint on Love Island
‘Funny rumour’: Lucinda told MailOnline in July that Aaron ‘had no idea’ she was going to Love Island and reports that she was taken to the airport before her stint on the show was an ‘absolute lie’ ‘ Was.
‘We broke up a long time ago, but the ship has certainly sailed between him and me. He didn’t know I was going to Love Island, and it was a shock to him.
‘Obviously he drove me to the airport, which is a complete lie, I got a taxi. Hopefully, he has moved on and I certainly have. It was a strange rumour.’
Lucinda’s quality time with Aaron on Sunday, where they reportedly spent the day shopping together, comes after the end of her brief relationship with co-star Aaron Francis.
The pair, who left the villa together, ended their romance the same week they were kicked off the show back in July.
During the Love Island reunion, Lucinda stated that she was still single while she was seen on Night Out with former flame Brad McClelland.