The Saturdays star missed her boyfriend but time apart helped their relationship

Frankie Sandford is glad she’s reunited with Dougie Poynter.

The Saturdays star and the McFly hunk broke up in March after a year of dating.

Frankie admits she found it hard living without Dougie, 22, during their brief separation. 

‘[It was] really tough,’ she explains.

‘In the first few weeks you think you will be OK, and you think about dating other people but then it gets to a point when you really miss them.’ 

Frankie, 21, insists the split has strengthened her relationship with Dougie.  

‘We got to a point where we needed time apart,’ she says. 

‘It was all getting a bit much and we decided to take a break. To be honest, that time apart has done us the world of good. We needed it.’ 

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