Lauren Goodger forced to scrap plans for her extravagant 34th birthday bash ...

She had been planning an extravagant party in a plush Essex mansion to ring in her 34th year,

But thanks to the updated coronavirus restrictions limiting gatherings to up to six people, Lauren Goodger has been forced to cancel her big birthday plans.

Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the former TOWIE star, 33, told how she now plans to downscale her ideas, suggesting a day of Go Karting followed by a meal at TGI Fridays instead. 

Cancelled: Thanks to the updated coronavirus restrictions limiting gatherings to up to six people, Lauren Goodger has been forced to cancel her big birthday plans

Cancelled: Thanks to the updated coronavirus restrictions limiting gatherings to up to six people, Lauren Goodger has been forced to cancel her big birthday plans

This week Boris Johnson announced that on Monday, no more than six people will be permitted to gather in England - with a few exceptions, which include going to school, work or 'exceptional life events'.

Breaking these new restrictions will mean fines of £100, doubling for each incident up to £3,200. 

After after hearing the news, Lauren decided to put a halt to her grand plans for a big party with her pals.

Writing on her Instagram story, she said: 'Hey everyone due to new Borris rules (6 people) I won't be having a birthday party this year so everyone I've mesaged and who is coming it's no longer going ahead.

Change of plan: Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the former TOWIE star, 33, told how she now plans to downscale her ideas, suggesting a day of Go Karting followed by a meal at TGI Fridays instead (pictured in November 2019)

Change of plan: Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the former TOWIE star, 33, told how she now plans to downscale her ideas, suggesting a day of Go Karting followed by a meal at TGI Fridays instead (pictured in November 2019)

'Thank you to everyone though I no it was going to be lit. Love LG.' [sic]

She then asked her followers for any ideas of what she could do, offering up her own ideas of Go Karting and theme parks, followed by a meal at American restaurant chain TGI Fridays.

She said: 'I want to do something fun and active for my birthday was thinking go karting?

'Has anyone any good ideas? I love theme parks go karting etc.

'My bday falls on a Saturday and then a meal after like TGis lol I'm like a kid'.

News: Writing on her Instagram story, she said: 'Hey everyone due to new Borris rules (6 people) I won't be having a birthday party this year so everyone I've mesaged and who is coming it's no longer going ahead'

News: Writing on her Instagram story, she said: 'Hey everyone due to new Borris rules (6 people) I won't be having a birthday party this year so everyone I've mesaged and who is coming it's no longer going ahead'

Downscale: She then asked her followers for any ideas of what she could do, offering up her own ideas of Go Karting and theme parks, followed by a meal at American restaurant chain TGI Fridays

Downscale: She then asked her followers for any ideas of what she could do, offering up her own ideas of Go Karting and theme parks, followed by a meal at American restaurant chain TGI Fridays

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