Katie Price smiles as she cosies up to reality star after ‘confirming’ romance
Posted by  badge Boss on Feb 09
Katie Price is all smiles during a night out with her rumoured new man (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)

looked pretty happy as she strolled down the street with her rumoured new partner.

After , Katie, who recently has been enjoying spending time with star .

The 45-year-old held onto the arm of JJ, full name John Joe Slater, 31, for the outing to IRMAS Restaurant in Leigh-on-Sea.

The pair chose casual attire for their beachside dinner with Katie going for cargo pants, which she paired with a crop top and denim jacket, while JJ chose a grey ensemble and a Gucci clutch bag.

As they walked to their destination, the pair smiled at each other and looked very comfortable in each other’s presence.

Things are going well between them according to a source, who told’They’ve met a few times and are texting each other constantly. She’s really into him – this is the first man she’s actually been interested in since Carl.’

Katie and JJ headed on a dinner date (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)
They’ve been spotted together twice in a week (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)
They chose casual attire for the outing (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)

The pair are doing a bit of a tour in the UK right now, and just last week they graced Newcastle with their presence.

They with Katie even entertaining the crowd with a bit of karaoke. Sadly she did not belt out I know, I know, I know (her 2017 single which was officially called I Got U), or Whole New World.

‘He came in after her and they sat together for at least an hour. They looked very cosy together, especially when she rested her arm on his shoulder,’ a partygoer told

Carl and Katie broke up eight times (Picture: Hoda Davaine/Dave Benett/Getty Images)

Katie confirmed she was single while wishing everyone a happy new year for 2024 in a wild video with former  campmate . This marked her eighth split from Carl, whom she began dating in 2020.

She confirmed the single status on her podcast The  Show when her sister Sophie asked: ‘So is this like a breakup makeover thing?’

JJ found fame on Married At First Sight (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)

Katie replied: “No, it’s called a catch-up and having time to be able to do it now.

‘I’m like, well, I’m making an effort now because I’m allowed to wear and do what I want. And I am, and I’ve got time to do it,’ she added.

She also recently disclosed on the podcast that she is unhappy with the general public as

They are yet to post each other on social media (Picture: NASH / BACKGRID)
JJ’s marriage didn’t work out (Picture: Channel 4)

Katie has been married three times before to Mysterious Girl singer Peter Andre, who she shares two children with – Princess, 16, and Junior, 18, Alex Reid, and finally, Kieran Hayler who welcomed children Jett, nine, and Bunny, eight with Katie.

On MAFS, JJ initially tied the knot with Bianca Petronzi before finding a connection with Ella Morgan. 

However, it wasn’t meant to be as the pair parted ways in the tense final, in which couples decide to stay together or split while reading out their final vows.

Ella, 29, reportedly isn’t happy about JJ and Katie, a source told ‘She doesn’t have any feelings for JJ, she’s just livid that Katie went behind her back and broke girl code.’

Metro.co.uk has contacted Katie Price’s representatives for comment.