Harvey Armstrong reveals Sophie Habboo 'split from him a week after starting on ...

Made In Chelsea newcomer Harvey Armstrong has revealed he was almost on the E4 series back in 2017, while he was still dating Sophie 'Habbs' Habboo.

Producers approached him and a friend, who knew former star Frankie Gaff, and asked whether they would be interested in appearing.

But Harvey turned it down, making the decision so that it would not interfere with his university finals or his relationship with then-girlfriend Habbs.

New boy: Made In Chelsea newcomer Harvey Armstrong has revealed he was almost on the E4 series back in 2017, while he was still dating Sophie 'Habbs' Habboo

New boy: Made In Chelsea newcomer Harvey Armstrong has revealed he was almost on the E4 series back in 2017, while he was still dating Sophie 'Habbs' Habboo

But the hunky new star - who is now a regular fixture on the show - revealed that Habbs ended up on the show without him, and that they split up just a week after she joined the cast.

Speaking to Johnny Seifert on the Secure The Insecure podcast, Harvey explained: 'I left Newcastle University in 2017 and I was asked to join then.

'[I] went down for an interview and asked what was the package, how did it work? We were very naive we didn't have a clue apart from watching it back in our teens and early 20s.

'I was about to complete my final three exams for accounting. I said that I appreciated the opportunity but it was the wrong time for me.

No thanks! Harvey turned it down, making the decision so that it would not interfere with his university finals or his relationship with then-girlfriend Habbs [pictured]

No thanks! Harvey turned it down, making the decision so that it would not interfere with his university finals or his relationship with then-girlfriend Habbs [pictured]

Harvey went on to explain: '[Made In Chelsea] said [they] would bring [us] on as a couple. Before that [Habbs] was like,

Harvey went on to explain: '[Made In Chelsea] said [they] would bring [us] on as a couple. Before that [Habbs] was like, "don't go on that show!" Then they found an interest in both me and her and her whole thing changed'

'I was also in this relationship with Sophie Habboo. I was with her through out the whole time at university pretty much.'

Harvey went on to explain: '[Made In Chelsea] said [they] would bring [us] on as a couple. Before that [Habbs] was like, "don't go on that show!" Then they found an

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