Duchess of Cambridge loves the reality show and Lauren's her favourite diva

Kate Middleton has revealed that she’s a huge fan of The Only Way Is Essex.

Kate, 30, admitted her guilty pleasure to patients and staff at the Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool.

‘She had us all laughing, saying she never misses an episode and that Lauren Goodger is her favourite,’ a source tells the Daily Star.

Kate said she really hopes that Lauren doesn’t get back with Mark Wright because he is not nice enough to her.’

Lauren, 25, was thrilled to hear the news that she’s the Duchess of Cambridge‘s favourite – it put a smile back on her face after her salon was petrol bombed a day after opening to the public.

‘Cheered me up loads hearing Kate Middleton loves TOWIE & I’m her Favourite!Love it!Future Queen of England def a good fan to have!Love her!x,’ Tweets Lauren.

‘oh come on babes they don’t call me Diva for nothing I’m practically family in the royals now 😉 looool x x x.’

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