Helen enjoys a family celebration

Helen Flanagan was keen to make her little sister’s 21st birthday one to remember.

The ex-Coronation Street star started making preparations for Jessica’s big day on Tuesday by getting an emergency spray tan arranged for her.

***** Its my little sisters 21st tommorow and her spray tan booking was wrong she needs a mobile spray tan in Bolton this evening please,’ Helen, 23, posted on Twitter.

Please contact me for details that would be much appreciated!!!! *****

The dilemma seemed to get solved in time for Jessica’s celebrations as the Flanagan family headed out for dinner together at Akbar’s restaurant in Manchester.

Jessica’s birthday x,’ Helen captioned a cute snap from the meal on Instagram.

The actress is very close to her younger sibling and publicly expressed her love in a sweet birthday Tweet.

Happy 21st birthday to my beautiful baby sister @jnflanagan love you more than anything 💗,’ Helen wrote.

All the excitement took its toll on the blonde star though, who shared a snoozing selfie afterwards on Instagram.

So sleepy 🐣,’ she told her followers.

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