Coronation Street star reportedly breaks up with boyfriend

Helen Flanagan and boyfriend Scott Sinclair are reported to have split up.

Helen, 22, has been dating Manchester City footballer Scott, 23, for four years but friends say she’s called time on the tempestuous relationship.

Helen and Scott break up every other week,’ a pal tells The Sun.

‘It is something all of her friends have got used to. But the fact that she’s told close pals it’s all over is a new step.

‘She loves Scott but thinks breaking free will give her a new lease of life. The fact she is talking so publicly about “the end” means this could be it for good.’

The former Coronation Street star, who recently went on holiday to Dubai without her boyfriend, Tweeted that she was ‘feeling stressed’ last week but also alluded to a new start.

New chapter got to be happy xxx,Helen told her Twitter followers on Thursday.

Reports of the split come just a day after Helen revealed she was trying to quit smoking so that Scott would kiss her properly.

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