Newly slim James 'Arg' Argent takes blonde on date

His ex Lydia Bright has moved on with a new boyfriend a year after they called it quits. 

And James 'Arg' Argent, 29, is also hoping to find love as he was pictured taking a stunning female companion on a date to Dirty Martini in London on Wednesday for the show Celebs Go Dating. 

The TOWIE star, who has shed a considerable amount of weight after a stint at a Thai rehab earlier this year, looked suave as he worked his charm on the blonde as he whisked her off for drinks.

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Date night: James 'Arg' Argent, 29, is hoping to find love as he was pictured taking a stunning female companion on a date to Dirty Martini in London on Wednesday for the show Celebs Go Dating

Date night: James 'Arg' Argent, 29, is hoping to find love as he was pictured taking a stunning female companion on a date to Dirty Martini in London on Wednesday for the show Celebs Go Dating

James clearly oozed body confidence following his image overhaul as he put on an incredibly dapper display.

The reality star donned a crisp white shirt and tie under a forest green buttoned up cardigan and completed the look with black trousers and shiny shoes. 

From the looks of it, Arg seemed to have hit it off straight away with the gorgeous blonde as he escorted her down the street.

The mystery female showed off her leggy frame in a sexily slashed dress as she giggled along to James.   

Handsome: The TOWIE star, who has shed a considerable amount of weight after a stint at a Thai rehab earlier this year, looked suave as he worked his charm on the blonde as he whisked her off for drinks

Handsome: The TOWIE star, who has shed a considerable amount of weight after a stint at a Thai rehab earlier this year, looked suave as he worked his charm on the blonde as he whisked her off for drinks

James clearly oozed body confidence following his image overhaul as he put on an incredibly dapper display

James clearly oozed body confidence following his image overhaul as he put on an incredibly dapper display

James confirmed his participation in the reality dating show just last week.

Arg announced: 'Super excited for my comeback to the small screen & taking part in the brilliant @celebsgodating on E4.

'I'm a huge fan of the show after watching 2 of my closest mates Joey & Ferne previously take part!' 

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