They announced their relationship last July.
And Love Island’s Connagh Howard, 29, and his The Circle star girlfriend Beth Dunlavey, 30, have now revealed they are ready to move into their own place.
While you are talking about Access all areas on FUBAR Radio Beth shared on Thursday what their “ whole relationship was like in her parents’ house ” after the hunk moved in at the start of the lockdown in 2020.
Exciting: Love Island’s Connagh Howard and his The Circle star girlfriend Beth Dunlavey have revealed they are ready to move into their own home after living with her parents for a year
Beth told TOWIE star Bobby Norris and journalist Stephen Leng: ‘You know, I got into a relationship at the beginning of the lockdown.
‘And we had our entire relationship in my parents’ house because we were moving and that has just been a huge burden.
Luckily we’re moving now, but I just think we haven’t had the opportunity to go on dates and go on vacation and enjoy the life and work that is being affected, and it’s just been really hard.
“So now that everything is opening up, I just feel like life is starting over.”
‘That’s just a huge burden’: Beth said on FUBAR Radio on Thursday that their ‘whole relationship’ was at home with her family
Host Stephen then asked Beth if she thinks starting dating just before the pandemic affected their relationship, saying it was a ‘strange time’ so far.
Beth replied, ‘It is! We met in February. We had two dates before locking and after that we only had to use FaceTime.
And then, if we could, we actually spent time together and then he just moved in. So we moved a bit from dating alone to happily living together.
“And you know, I think it kind of shows that we can stand the test of time because I think a lot of my friends are struggling in their relationships and many kinds of new relationships have broken down.”
Move Fast: Beth explained how the couple went from just spending time together to Connagh moving in and being trapped on the radio show with her (bottom left photo next to TOWIE star Bobby Norris and journalist Stephen Leng and Brooke Odunbaku)
Going Strong: While she admits their relationship gets a little ‘taxed’ after moving in together too soon, Beth said it’s ‘shown we can stand the test of time’
Beth sang her hymn and continued, “And don’t get me wrong, I don’t know how Connagh treated me, because my God, I’ve been a nightmare!
And he’s still here! He wants to live with us! He’s a good guy. He’s a keeper. ‘
The couple officially took to Instagram with their relationship last July.
Welsh model Connagh was unlucky in love during his stay at the villa after failing to get along with both Rochelle Humes’ sister Sophie Piper and Rebecca Gormley.
Beth found a romance with co-worker Jack Quirk on the Circle before going their separate ways, but Connagh really seems to have stolen her heart.
Unhappy: Welsh model Connagh was unlucky in love while staying at the Love Island villa after failing to get along with both Rochelle Humes’ sister Sophie Piper and Rebecca Gormley
The couple had kept their relationship a secret until they posted on Instagram, with Beth recently teasing that her secret boyfriend made her feel like a ‘big kid’.
Connagh revealed their relationship in July, saying, ‘So the girl I’d like to mate with is …’
Beth also announced that an hour later they had an item on her Instagram account with the same two photos. She said, “You’re the best I didn’t know I needed.”
She later said, ‘Thank you very much for all the love for my last message. I know quite a few of you were guessing and asking me questions about who my boyfriend is and now you know so yeah have a great night. ‘
Baffled: The beloved couple made their Instagram romance official last July
Connagh revealed their relationship, saying, ‘So the girl I’d like to mate with is …’
Gushing: Beth also announced they were an item on her Instagram account. says, ‘You’re the best I didn’t know I needed’
The announcement of the two lovebirds elicited comments from their friends.
Love Island’s Nas Majeed said, ‘Yesss Con! Wonderful couple ‘, while Wallace Wilson, who also found no love on the show, said:’ 1 of the deserved better crew assured! 3 more to go. ‘
Connagh laughed and said, “ha ha come on guys I believe in you.”
Ollie Williams added, “The big reveal.”
Aaron Chalmers of Geordie Shore also said to Beth, “He’s a good-looking guy, isn’t he.”
Yes! The announcement of the two lovebirds elicited comments from their friends