TOWIE singleton Gemma Collins finally finds a man as she enjoys a date with childhood sweetheart Darren

TOWIE singleton Gemma Collins finally finds a man as she enjoys a date with childhood sweetheart Darren

Hot date: Gemma Collins and her childhood sweetheart Darren enjoy a romantic date in Aveley, Essex on Thursday night

Hot date: Gemma Collins and her childhood sweetheart Darren enjoy a romantic date in Aveley, Essex on Thursday night

Getting close: Gemma shares a kiss with Darren as they walk down Aveley High Street

Getting close: Gemma shares a kiss with Darren as they walk down Aveley High Street

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I”m famished: Gemma and Darren headed into The Old Ship for a pub dinner

On-screen love interests: Collins has had unrequited crushes on James On-screen love interests: Collins has had unrequited crushes on James

On-screen love interests: Collins has had unrequited crushes on James “Arg” Argent (left) and Mick Norcross