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The Only Way Is Essex star James Argent has revealed he’s finally passed his theory test, after 13 years and 11 attempts.
James Argent, who has confirmed he’s back on with Gemma Collins after weeks of speculation, couldn’t wait to boast about his achievement on social media as he shared the all-important pass paper with his 697,000 followers.
“IVE FINALLY PASSED MY CAR DRIVING THEORY TEST!” the 30-year-old singer wrote. “After more then 13 years & 11 attempts, I’ve finally managed to do it!”
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And fans in their hundreds congratulated the star on his success, with one writing: “Congrats, let’s hope he passes 1st time in his test!”
“I remember when you failed it on TOWIE James!! Well done lad,” another wrote, while a third gushed: “Look if Arg can do it you can!”
Arg recently shared some other happy news, after it was confirmed he and Gemma were back together.
Gemma, 37, shared a cute video of the pair riding a motorcycle as she labelled Arg her “Ride or Die.”
Gemma added: “I love Arg very much, He is working so hard. We’re back together & happy!”
Arg also confirmed the news of their reconciliation to his own 1.5 million followers alongside a screenshot of her new show #DivaEspana being the number one trending topic on Twitter.
“Can’t describe how proud I am of my girlfriend @missgemcollins #DivaEspana NUMBER 1 TRENDING on Twitter! Finally seeing the real her @ITVBe,” he wrote.
Arg’s also recently announced he was returning to rehab to gain “ongoing support.”
He said in a statement: “It’s not been an easy time but I’m happy to be back in a programme that gives me the ongoing support that I need.
“I’m thankful for the incredible support I have received from my family, close friends and colleagues.”
Arg’s representative told OK! Online: “I can confirm he has been attending regular therapy and secondary care at an outpatient treatment facility in London. He’s not in residential care.”