The timing of the break seems a little strange as just a few months ago Ellie, 28, revealed she could see herself spending the rest of her life with Dougie."He is definitely the one forever," she told Elle UK magazine."They are both very sad that things have hit a rough patch, but are trying to see if a little distance can help them get through it.” Ellie has spent the last couple of months touring her album, Delirium, in America and Europe, while Dougie is working on new music with his Mc Fly bandmates in England as well as partaking in a spot of modelling.Read more: Ellie Goulding makes for an arresting sight with Garda photo in Cork "Globe trotting can really take its toll on any relationship, but it’s especially hard when work regularly demands that both sides have to be away," the insider continued.He is the bassist and youngest member of the pop rock band Mc Fly. In 2003, a then 15 year-old Poynter auditioned for and subsequently became the bass player for the English band Mc Fly.The band consists of Poynter, Tom Fletcher (vocals/guitar), Danny Jones (guitar/vocals), and Harry Judd (drums).I hope so, he's a real gem and he's doing so well and he's keeping very busy, as am I. Dougie Lee Poynter (born 30 November 1987) is an English musician, songwriter, fashion model, clothing designer, author, actor and philanthropist.
The couple were reported to have separated earlier this month after dating for a year and a half, and since then, Dougie’s been across the pond living with Blink 182’s Mark Hoppus.
"He's very handsome I'll tell you that, but [we're] just mates." She's literally the queen of our hearts.
Plus, can we talk about how much of a DENIM DREAM SHE LOOKS.
Also in 2012, the band debuted their first written autobiography, Mc Fly: Unsaid Things... The Anthology tour, in which they will play all five of their albums, will serve as Mc Fly's first live reunion since 2013.
Dougie Poynter has sent a birthday message to Ellie Goulding fuelling speculation the former couple are back on.