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Gemma Owen breaks her social media silence after split with Love Island beau Luca Bish

FIRST MEETINGS (JUNE)

 Gemma and Luca had been each OGs in Love Island, being a part of the primary 5 women and boys within the villa.

However, this year noticed a twist whereby the general public determined who can be coupled up with who.

This noticed Luca paired with Paige Thorne, whereas Gemma was chosen to be partnered with Liam Llewellyn.

She was quickly stolen away when Italian Stallion Davide Sanclimenti arrived as the primary bombshell. 

Despite not being paired up with one another, a spark grew between Luca and Gemma and he stole her off Davide within the second recoupling.

Originals: Gemma and Luca had been each OGs in Love Island, being a part of the primary 5 women and boys within the villa

Rough start: However, this year saw a twist whereby the public decided who would be coupled up with who, which saw Luca paired with Paige Thorne, while Gemma was chosen to be partnered with Liam Llewellyn

Rough begin: However, this year noticed a twist whereby the general public determined who can be coupled up with who, which noticed Luca paired with Paige Thorne, whereas Gemma was chosen to be partnered with Liam Llewellyn 

ROMANCE (JULY)

During the Casa Amor episodes, Luca remained the one boy to remain loyal and the pair maintained their connection.

When they had been reunited they exchanged ‘I really like yous’ for the primary time, with Luca gushing: ‘I’ve by no means been so certain in saying one thing, as a result of I’ve not seen a future with somebody like I’ve with you, and I, uh, I feel I’m in love you with you. Nah, I’m in love with you.’ 

To which Gemma rapidly responded: ‘I really like you too!’

FIGHTS (JULY)

The Love Island producers had been fast to throw a spanner within the works with the arrival of Gemma’s ex-boyfriend Jacques O’Neill. 

Luca was not impressed with the state of affairs and declared that he was ‘fed up’.

Gemma quickly made factor worse by by chance calling Luca by Jacques’ identify resulting in their first row and Gemma labelling Luca a ‘p***okay’.

However, their connection stayed robust with Gemma assuring Luca she was over Jacques, and the rugby participant convincing Luca that he wasn’t attempting to win her again.

Uh oh! The Love Island producers were quick to throw a spanner in the works with the arrival of Gemma's ex-boyfriend Jacques O'Neill

Uh oh! The Love Island producers had been fast to throw a spanner within the works with the arrival of Gemma’s ex-boyfriend Jacques O’Neill

The pair’s romance then hit the rocks throughout film night time, with Luca accusing Gemma of flirting with Billy and the pair then had an explosive row.

He fumed: ‘If you wanna flirt then I’ll flirt, get me a bombshell in right here now!’ earlier than including, ‘I am unable to be with somebody like that, I’m sorry.’

His response led his household to take to Instagram Stories on his account to say they did not condone his behaviour in direction of Gemma.

They say his behaviour is just not reflective of the boy they ‘know and love at residence’ and that he  can be ’embarrassed’ by his actions.

Fight: The pair's romance then hit the rocks during movie night, with Luca accusing Gemma of flirting with Billy and the pair then had an explosive row

Fight: The pair’s romance then hit the rocks throughout film night time, with Luca accusing Gemma of flirting with Billy and the pair then had an explosive row

While they made up after the Billy incident, they quickly had one other row after the mile-high problem.

Luca stormed off and eliminated his microphone, after Gemma licked co-star Adam Collard within the activity. 

Luca pushed Gemma off him and she or he later confronted him, saying: ‘Luca, do not play thick. You had been pushing me off, had a face like a slapped a**e, are you 12?’ 

Though they did not come to an settlement, they each agreed to maneuver on from the battle.

Row: Luca stormed off and removed his microphone, after Gemma licked co-star Adam Collard in the task

Row: Luca stormed off and eliminated his microphone, after Gemma licked co-star Adam Collard within the activity 

BACK ON TRACK (AUGUST)

Luca and Gemma appeared again on monitor after the row and bonded over being ‘dad and mom’ within the child problem.

They efficiently made it to the ultimate, the place they loved their final Love Island date in a pool in picturesque courtyard whereas being serenaded by a six-piece ensemble. 

Luca admitted: ‘Did I really suppose I’d meet somebody such as you that makes me wish to transfer to the opposite facet of England for? No.’ 

While Gemma opened up and confessed: ‘We are actually the identical individual, it’s loopy. We wind one another up. But we each like it. 

Tease: 'My favourite moment was the challenge that we just done actually, where I licked Adam, he was really sweaty,' Gemma said as she poked fun at their earlier fall out

Private: They efficiently made it to the ultimate, the place they loved their final Love Island date in a pool in picturesque courtyard whereas being serenaded by a six-piece ensemble

 ON THE OUTSIDE (AUGUST)

After leaving Love Island, Luca shared his want to maneuver home to Chester to be close to Gemma.

Luca, who hails from Brighton, informed how he was in search of someplace to lease within the superstar sizzling spot however would not be transferring in to her household’s property. 

He stated on the time: ‘There isn’t any center floor – it is Chester or nothing!’

‘I’m completely satisfied to go wherever she needs me to go. I have never bought too many commitments again residence so it is simpler for me to maneuver. Whatever makes us completely satisfied and no matter is correct we’ll do. Hopefully if I transfer close to her, in time we’ll get a spot collectively.’

He added: ‘Just to be close to her household I’ll love. Hearing tales about her barbecues and stuff like that, I’m fairly excited and I really feel like I’ll match proper in.’

Romance: After leaving Love Island, Luca also shared his desire to move house to Chester to be near Gemma

Romance: After leaving Love Island, Luca additionally shared his want to maneuver home to Chester to be close to Gemma

MEETING THE PARENTS (AUGUST)

Luca lastly met Gemma’s well-known father, Michael Owen, in August after flying to Portugal with Gemma to fulfill the previous footballer, who owns a luxurious vacation residence within the nation. 

He stated of their first meeting: ‘The first time I ever met him I went on vacation with him to Portugal, which is sort of a bizarre first expertise to have with your future father in legislation.

Family: Luca finally met Gemma's famous father, Michael Owen, in August after flying to Portugal with Gemma to meet the former footballer, who owns a plush holiday home in the country (Gemma and Michael pictured)

Family: Luca lastly met Gemma’s well-known father, Michael Owen, in August after flying to Portugal with Gemma to fulfill the previous footballer, who owns a luxurious vacation residence within the nation (Gemma and Michael pictured)

MAKING THINGS OFFICIAL (SEPTEMBER)

Luca lastly requested Gemma Owen to be his girlfriend in September because the couple shared an OTT video to Instagram that captured the particular second.

The fishmonger beforehand revealed that he was ready for approval from Michael earlier than asking the massive question.

Fans claimed the scene resembled ‘a proposal’ with a rose show, cello participant and videographer to seize Luca asking the question. 

Luca additionally stunned Gemma with a stunning bunch of crimson roses and a £6.5k Cartier bracelet so as to add to her assortment.

He then escorted her out to a swimming pool crammed with crimson balloons floating within the water which learn ‘be my girlfriend’.

Big question: Luca finally asked Gemma Owen to be his girlfriend in September as the couple shared an OTT video to Instagram that captured the special moment

Big question: Luca lastly requested Gemma Owen to be his girlfriend in September because the couple shared an OTT video to Instagram that captured the particular second

LOVED-UP

From then the connection gave the impression to be plain crusing, with Gemma telling MailOnline how properly Luca match her household. 

She stated: ‘Luca matches in fairly properly and he will get on with my siblings, my mum and my dad as properly.

‘His household are pretty too – I get on with all of them rather well and have an excellent relationship with his sister.

‘I’ve actually loved spending time in Brighton with them once I can and the identical when he involves Cheshire.

‘In phrases of my relationship and Luca – it is all going rather well. Luckily, we’re capable of spend time collectively so the connection goes rather well and it is all constructive.’

Big moment: From then the relationship seemed to be plain sailing, with Gemma telling MailOnline how well Luca fit her family

Big second: From then the connection gave the impression to be plain crusing, with Gemma telling MailOnline how properly Luca match her household

She added that they’d no plans to maneuver in collectively but and that the couple had been taking issues day-to-day.

Gemma stated: ‘We have no plans to maneuver into collectively simply but. I’m a house lady, it is the place the whole lot is, I’m household oriented and I’m nonetheless younger.

‘In the speedy future I’m completely satisfied with the place I’m, and the setup Luca and I’ve.

‘We are in every single place proper now, when I’m down in London working, we spend time with one another and when we’ve a free weekend, he’ll be part of me in Cheshire and be with the horses. We’re making it work round our busy schedules.

‘We’re seeing the way it goes, we’ll go on a couple of good holidays – no strain.’

United: The couple put on a united front as they appeared together at the 2022 Pride of Britain Awards at the end of October

United: The couple placed on a united entrance as they appeared collectively on the 2022 Pride of Britain Awards on the finish of October

The couple placed on a united entrance as they appeared collectively on the 2022 Pride of Britain Awards on the finish of October.

They then jetted off to Dubai collectively for a romantic vacation, and shared a number of loved-up snaps from the getaway. 

The pair appeared to place the rumours to mattress much more, as they spent Bonfire Night collectively in early November.

Gemma shared a comfy picture of the pair collectively and captioned it: ‘Cute bonfire night time with household and buddies’.  

Cosy: The pair seemed to put the rumours to bed even more, as they spent Bonfire Night together in early November

Cosy: The pair appeared to place the rumours to mattress much more, as they spent Bonfire Night collectively in early November 

SOLO APPEARANCES

However, Luca then made a solo look on the TV Choice Awards, with out his actuality star girlfriend final week.

He insisted the connection was nonetheless going robust, saying the couple try to spend as a lot time as doable collectively at any time when their busy schedules permit, with him based mostly in Brighton and Gemma based mostly up in Cheshire.

Luca added: ‘Whenever we get free I’m up there with her or she’s down right here with me however she has to prioritise her horse and driving.’

Luca stated: ”Me and Gemma are the youngest couple to return out the present and we have not deliberate something. We simply take it day-to-day and because it comes.’

However, he then appeared solo on the ITV Palooza on Tuesday night, once more with out Gemma on his arm. 

Solo: However, Luca then made a solo appearance at the TV Choice Awards, without his reality star girlfriend last week

Solo: However, Luca then made a solo look on the TV Choice Awards, with out his actuality star girlfriend final week

SPLIT

Just sooner or later later, MailOnline revealed their breakup, with a supply near the couple saying on Wednesday: ‘Gemma and Luca have determined to half methods.

‘Their relationship hasn’t labored for the previous few weeks, and so they have come to the conclusion that it is higher for them each to finish issues now.

‘They hope to stay buddies and can proceed to assist one another in the whole lot they do going ahead.

Break-up: Gemma announced their split with a statement shared to her Instagram stories on Wednesday evening, saying it 'wasn't an easy decision'

Break-up: Gemma introduced their split with an announcement shared to her Instagram tales on Wednesday night, saying it ‘wasn’t a straightforward resolution’

‘Love Island was a particular time of their lives however sadly their romance hasn’t felt the identical exterior of the villa.’ 

Confirming the split on her Instagram, Gemma wrote: ‘To all my followers, I wished to let you realize that Luca and I are not in a relationship. It wasn’t a straightforward resolution however finally that is what’s greatest for each of us proper now.

‘Many of you’ve gotten been on this journey with us from the very starting and I wish to thanks in your continued assist as we begin new chapters. Love all the time, Gem x.’ 

Having his say: Luca wrote: 'We have been on such a journey together and have made some amazing memories which I will treasure'

Having his say: Luca wrote: ‘We have been on such a journey collectively and have made some wonderful reminiscences which I’ll treasure’ 

Luca additionally shared his personal assertion confirming the split, writing: ‘I might have favored a while to course of this privately however as you all already now know sadly Gemma and I made the mutual resolution earlier immediately to go our separate methods.

‘We have been on such a journey collectively and have made some wonderful reminiscences which I’ll treasure. I am unable to thank everybody sufficient for all their assist for us as a pair throughout and after Love Island.

‘We will stay good buddies and I want nothing however the most effective for her.’  

All over: Just one day later, MailOnline revealed their breakup, with a source close to the couple saying on Wednesday: 'Gemma and Luca have decided to part ways

All over: Just sooner or later later, MailOnline revealed their breakup, with a supply near the couple saying on Wednesday: ‘Gemma and Luca have determined to half methods

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