TOWIE filming is 'CANCELLED in Tenerife amid coronavirus fears'

The Only Way Is Essex filming has reportedly been cancelled in Tenerife amid coronavirus fears. 

The ITVBe series is said to be following travelling advice with cast members avoiding putting themselves in danger by staying at home.

It comes after a sixth person has tested positive for coronavirus at the Tenerife hotel, H10 Costa Adeje Palace, where British holidaymakers have been trapped.

Reports: The Only Way Is Essex filming has reportedly been cancelled in Tenerife amid coronavirus fears (Yazmin Oukhellou pictured during filming in Marbella in 2017)

Reports: The Only Way Is Essex filming has reportedly been cancelled in Tenerife amid coronavirus fears (Yazmin Oukhellou pictured during filming in Marbella in 2017) 

A source told The Sun: 'Everyone's talking about it - the castmembers who were due to go have been told it's not happening now and they're rethinking plans.

'The last thing anyone would want is for them to be in danger and they're following travel advice when filming.'

A TOWIE spokesperson told MailOnline: 'No decisions have been made on filming locations for the next series.'

TOWIE films in a special location each year for a special abroad series, this has included the likes of Thailand and Marbella.  

Safe: The ITVBe series is said to be following travelling advice with cast members avoiding putting themselves in danger by staying at home (Chloe Sims pictured during filming in Essex in May 2019)

Safe: The ITVBe series is said to be following travelling advice with cast members avoiding putting themselves in danger by staying at home (Chloe Sims pictured during filming in Essex in May 2019) 

It comes after Ronan Keating posted a heated apology, telling haters to 'shut the f**k up' after mistaking a busy Singapore port for tankers 'unable to dock' because of the coronavirus. 

Earlier this week, the singer, 43, shared a picture while flying over the port and wrote: 'A snap shot of some on the tankers held in Singapore not allowed to dock because of the virus.'

But ships at sea off the world's second-busiest port are a common sight and many social media users, including the The Maritime & Port authority of Singapore, were quick to tell him so. 

Hitting out: It comes after Ronan Keating posted a heated apology, telling haters to 'shut the f**k up' after mistaking a busy Singapore port for tankers 'unable to dock' because of the coronavirus (pictured last month in Australia)

Hitting out: It comes after Ronan Keating posted a heated apology, telling haters to 'shut the f**k up' after mistaking a busy Singapore port for tankers 'unable to dock' because of the coronavirus (pictured last month in Australia) 

They replied to Ronan on Monday: 'We are glad that @rokeating caught a glimpse of the busy Port of Singapore. Every 2-3 minutes, a ship arrives or leaves Singapore. At any one time, there are about 1,000 ships in the Port!

'To date, no cargo vessel has been turned away due to the COVID-19 outbreak. We have taken enhanced precautions while ships continue to berth at our port. 

They added: Staff are working 'round the clock' to ensure the port stays open, the post said, adding:

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