By Natasha Hooper For Mailonline
Published: 00:03 BST, 7 October 2020 | Updated: 00:03 BST, 7 October 2020
Chloe Sims and Pete Wicks went to couple's therapy on Sunday's TOWIE, and dropped the bombshell that they secretly dated before falling out earlier this year.
And on Wednesday's episode of the show, the blonde Beauty, 37, will reveal she has decided to keep her distance from her on-and-off lover, 31, after their entanglement became the talk of the town.
Upon the advice of their councillor, Anna Williamson, the pair have decided to give each other some distance, and Pete recently admitted to MailOnline that he's 'not in the right headspace for a relationship'.
Revelation: Chloe Sims and Pete Wicks recently revealed they secretly dated before falling out earlier this year and tensions are set to rise on Wednesday's episode of TOWIE
Time apart: On Wednesday's episode of The Only Way Is Essex, Chloe, 37, reveals she has decided to keep her distance from her on-and-off lover, 31
In an exclusive interview, Pete, who hasn't dated on the show since his 2018 split from Shelby Tribble, 27, said: 'It's been a tough year for Chloe and me. For our friendship and everything else…
'Everyone is really confused by Chloe and me but things will be explained that will make better sense to everyone.
'It's been a confusing couple of years for our friendship. To be honest with you, I'm not in the right