Caroline Flack stands down as host of Love Island following assault charge

Love Island host Caroline Flack has said she will stand down from presenting the upcoming series after she was charged with assault.

By Colin Ainscough
Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 10:36 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 10:37 am
Caroline Flack
Caroline Flack

In a post on her Instagram stories, Flack said: "There have been a significant number of media reports and allegations in regards to my personal life.

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"While matters were not as have been reported, I am committed to co-operating with the appropriate authorities and I can't comment further on these matters until the legal process is over.

"However, Love Island has been my world for the last five years, it's the best show on telly and in order to not detract attention from the upcoming series I feel the best thing I can do is to stand down for series six.

"I want to wish the incredible team working on the show a fantastic series in Cape Town."