For some reason she seems embarrassed by boyfriend Alex Reid...

Chantelle Houghton‘s swapped a tall, dark sexy ex-cop to a cross-dressing cage fighter with a penchant for red lippy.

So it’s no wonder she’s getting, erm, a tad embarrassed about dating Alex Reid.

A close pal of hers tells Now that she’s been left humiliated by a war of words between Alex and his ex-wife Jordan.

The 27-year-old is now longing to rekindle her old relationship with Crimewatch presenter Rav Wilding.

In fact, Now can reveal she’s been emailing and texting Rav over the last few days…

Read the full story about Chantelle Houghton and Alex Reid in Now magazine dated 8 August – out now!

Now cover 8 August 2011

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