Former Girls Aloud star Nicola Roberts has parted ways with her long-term boyfriend Charlie Fennell after six years.

The 28-year-old Something New singer reportedly split from her partner at the end of last year.

Speaking to the Daily Mirror newspaper, a source said: ”Nicola and Charlie split at the tail end of last year. They just kind of grew apart – they had a great run but they both felt their relationship had come to an end”.

They added: "Nicola is really enjoying being single again. She’s been back out partying loads and is really enjoying making new friends and being out at showbiz parties.

“She’s really happy at the moment and they have both moved on with their lives.”