Maura Higgins and Chris Taylor confirm their romance

Both Maura Higgins and Chris Taylor have taken to social media this evening to confirm their romance after months of speculation.

The pair posted the same loved-up photo together in Dubai, alongside captions validating the fact they are in a relationship.

The couple has been fuelling rumours for months with their friendship but denied they were together back in July.

Finally, Maura took to Instagram tonight, captioning her post: 'He's mine!'

Meanwhile, Taylor posted the same photo to his page writing:

"Turns out I fell in love with my best mate."

Fellow Love Islanders have been reacting to the news, with Laura Anderson saying; "Why am I crying? #bestnewsever".

Georgia Steele commented under Higgins' post, "Yayayayaya its official ❤️", and Greg O'Shea said, "This is what 2020 needed ❤️❤️."