After Steph was dragged into her ex's split with Kym Marsh we look back at how their friendship fell apart

Hollyoaks Stephanie Waring andKym Marsh used to be close mates, but things took a bad turn when the Coronation Street actress started dating Steph’s ex boyfreind, Dan Hooper. 

Even now, as Kym calls time on her romance and engagement to the personal trainer, things still aren’t back to where they were with the two women. 

Check out how their friendship fell apart over the past year:

23 Jan 2014
Newly single Kym and Steph at the National TV Awards. They spend the evening together avoiding Kym’s ex Jamie Lomas, who’s also at the do.

19 Apr 2014
Dan posted a picture of him kissing Kym on Twitter, reportedly on their second date. But Kym calls suggestions they’re dating ‘a crock of shit’.

26 Apr 2014
Stephanie says: ‘She’s carried on with him knowing what it’s done to me. It’s killing me. I considered her a friend… I had no idea she’d ever do anything like this… There’s an unwritten rule, if you’re friends with somebody you don’t go near their exes.’

27 Apr 2014
Kym hits back: ‘Never fails to surprise me what some people do for money. Stopped reading crap ages ago. Gonna have a fab day with the fam #riseaboveit’

6 May 2014
Kym insists she hasn’t betrayed her friend. ‘I haven’t stolen anyone’s man,’ she says. ‘Dan was single – there’s no denying he’s hot.’

20 May 2014 
Steph hits back at trolls who branded Kym a ‘slag’. She says: ‘Kym didn’t steal Dan – we’d split. I think everyone should move on.’


3 Jun 2014
Steph posts: ‘I had to endure finding out that the father of my child had moved on to someone else, someone I considered a friend, only six weeks after we’d separated.’

23 Jun 2014 
After reports she’s buried the hatchet with Kym, Steph says: ‘Don’t believe everything you read… So untrue. It’d take a lot to forgive… Just getting on with things as best I can!’

21 Oct 2014 
Kym and Dan move in together. 

7 Dec 2014 
The pair announce they’re engaged. 

2 May 2015 
Kym and Dan make their last public appearance together at the Once Upon A Smile ball in Manchester.


11 May 2015 
After news of the split, Steph Tweets: ‘Feeling a bit [cheeky face and embarrassed monkey emoji]’.She later adds: ‘I really don’t have an opinion about today’s news…’ 



12 May 2015 
Dan Tweets: ‘Nothing’s broken off. We are having space and a break.’