Romance or showmance? TOWIE's Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks together 'for the sake of the show'

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Romance or showmance? TOWIE's Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks together 'for the sake of the show'

These two have had more ups and downs than a rollercoaster but are Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks back together for TOWIE or true love?

The reality stars have been enjoying what was described as a 'make or break' holiday in Las Vegas but have both been careful not to post any images to social media that show them together. But now their co-star Jamie Reed has told the The Sun's Bizarre column that while they're making it work, it's all for TOWIE.

Jamie Reed weighed in on Megan and Pete's relationship (CREDIT: Instagram/jamiereed)

He said: "They’re back together.

“They are one of the couples that are always on and off and that’s the way a lot of couples are.

“They’re giving it a go for the sake of the show.

“The Only Way Is Essex puts such a strain on relationships some people go backwards and not forwards.”

In fact it seems that being in a couple on the ITVBe programme is a surefire way to break up. Let's hope Megan and Pete can go the distance.

Megan has been under fire for looking 'too skinny' in this bikini shot (CREDIT: Instagram/meganmckenna)

And love woes are not the only problem Ms McKenna is facing as she has been criticised for looking 'too skinny' by some fans after she shared a recent poolside bikini shot.

One follower wrote: "Omg what's wrong. I can see your bones."

While another commented: 'Your a beautiful lady, But please think about the younger generation who follow you who are inspired by u, don't give them a wrong impression that ribs and bones showing are the way to look. Please think!'

We think Megan looks gorgeous (CREDIT: Instagram/meganmckenna)

But many of Megan's followers leaped to the star's defence and accused those having a go at her of body shaming.

Users wrote: 'Here comes the body shaming. Y'all are disgusting. Leave her alone.'

'She's reaching up and standing on her tip toes...obv, she is going 2 look thinner...!!!'

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