Have you missed me? Lauren Goodger showcases her curves in form fitting leather skirt as she makes a welcome return to The Only Way Is Essex  

There were shades of déjà vu about the set of hit show The Only Way Is Essex on Tuesday afternoon as Lauren Goodger made a welcome return.

The voluptuous TV personality, 30, was preparing to shoot her first scenes after agreeing to return to the show that helped turn her into a household name in August. 

Ensuring her return to the long-running show was memorable, Lauren squeezed her curves into a form-fitting leather skirt that helped showcase her slimmer physique. 

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Look who's back: There were shades of déjà vu about the set of hit show The Only Way Is Essex on Tuesday afternoon as Lauren Goodger made a welcome return 

Look who's back: There were shades of déjà vu about the set of hit show The Only Way Is Essex on Tuesday afternoon as Lauren Goodger made a welcome return 

A seasonal black roll neck completed a sophisticated look for the buxom star, while matching knee-length boots rounded things off. 

Taking a quiet stroll across the Essex set a beaming Lauren looked delighted to back - four years after quitting the show for pastures new. 

The reality star - who was one of the original cast members in the ITVBe series - originally revealed she is making a triumphant comeback to the show which made her famous during an appearance on Loose Women. 

Have you missed me? The voluptuous TV personality, 30, was preparing to shoot her first scenes after agreeing to return to the show that helped turn her into a household name in August

Have you missed me? The voluptuous TV personality, 30, was preparing to shoot her first scenes after agreeing to return to the show that helped turn her into a household name in August

Hard to miss: Ensuring her return to the long-running show was memorable, Lauren squeezed her curves into a form-fitting leather skirt that helped showcase her slimmer physique
Hard to miss: Ensuring her return to the long-running show was memorable, Lauren squeezed her curves into a form-fitting leather skirt that helped showcase her slimmer physique

Hard to miss: Ensuring her return to the long-running show was memorable, Lauren squeezed her curves into a form-fitting leather skirt that helped showcase her slimmer physique

She's pleased: Taking a quiet stroll across the Essex set a beaming Lauren looked delighted to back - four years after quitting the show for pastures new

She's pleased: Taking a quiet stroll across the Essex set a beaming Lauren looked delighted to back - four years after quitting the show for pastures new

She told the panel: 'I was meant to be in this series but couldn't for personal reasons. But I will be back next series. 

'I said I'd love to come back as Lauren. I've always been in a relationship or had drama. I can be one of the girls. There's a load of things I can do. I can help the others girls.' 

Lauren quit TOWIE in 2012 after appearing in 63 episodes, with one of the central storylines being her relationship with her former fiancé Mark Wright - who enjoyed a number of dalliances with other stars.

Low key Lauren: A seasonal black roll neck completed a sophisticated look for the buxom star

Low key Lauren: A seasonal black roll neck completed a sophisticated look for the buxom star

Finishing touches: Matching knee-length boots rounded off a striking black ensemble
Finishing touches: Matching knee-length boots rounded off a striking black ensemble

Finishing touches: Matching knee-length boots rounded off a striking black ensemble 

She's pleased: The reality star - who was one of the original cast members in the ITVBe series - originally revealed she is making a triumphant comeback to the show which made her famous during an appearance on Loose Women

She's pleased: The reality star - who was one of the original cast members in the ITVBe series - originally revealed she is making a triumphant comeback to the show which made her famous during an appearance on Loose Women

Don't mind me: But busty Lauren was hard to miss as she sauntered across an Essex car park
Don't mind me: But busty Lauren was hard to miss as she sauntered across an Essex car park

Don't mind me: But busty Lauren was hard to miss as she sauntered across an Essex car park 

Four long years: Lauren quit TOWIE in 2012 after appearing in 63 episodes, with one of the central storylines being her relationship with her former fiancé Mark Wright

Four long years: Lauren quit TOWIE in 2012 after appearing in 63 episodes, with one of the central storylines being her relationship with her former fiancé Mark Wright

Popular: Throughout her six seasons on the show, the Essex native won over fans all over the nation as her heartbreaking nine-year romance played out
Popular: Throughout her six seasons on the show, the Essex native won over fans all over the nation as her heartbreaking nine-year romance played out

Popular: Throughout her six seasons on the show, the Essex native won over fans all over the nation as her heartbreaking nine-year romance played out

Busy girl: Since leaving, Lauren has enjoyed stints on a number of shows including Celebrity Big Brother and Dancing On Ice as well as her many business ventures

Busy girl: Since leaving, Lauren has enjoyed stints on a number of shows including Celebrity Big Brother and Dancing On Ice as well as her many business ventures

Throughout her six seasons on the show, the Essex native won over fans all over the nation as her heartbreaking nine-year romance played out, with numerous breaks leading to Mark's romances with Lucy Mecklenburgh and Sam Faiers. 

Since leaving the show, Lauren has enjoyed stints on a number of shows including Celebrity Big Brother and Dancing On Ice as well as her many business ventures.

Lauren, who returned for one episode last year, will be joining the only two remaining cast members; Lydia Bright and Mark's best pal James Argent.

One of the opening scenes of TOWIE's first ever episode saw Lauren receive a spray tan from Amy Childs who spotted a tattoo on her bikini line reading 'Mark'.

A welcome return: Lauren, who returned for one episode last year, will be joining the only two remaining cast members; Lydia Bright and Mark's best pal James Argent

A welcome return: Lauren, who returned for one episode last year, will be joining the only two remaining cast members; Lydia Bright and Mark's best pal James Argent

Ready for work: Stepping out on Tuesday, the TV personality ensured her appearance on set was a memorable one
Ready for work: Stepping out on Tuesday, the TV personality ensured her appearance on set was a memorable one

Ready for work: Stepping out on Tuesday, the TV personality ensured her appearance on set was a memorable one 

Well hello there: Lauren gave onlookers a smile while preparing for her comeback scenes

Well hello there: Lauren gave onlookers a smile while preparing for her comeback scenes

Here she comes: The TV personality caught the eye on Tuesday afternoon
Here she comes: The TV personality caught the eye on Tuesday afternoon

Here she comes: The TV personality caught the eye on Tuesday afternoon 

Pleased to meet you: The brunette got a warm welcome from a member of the production team

Pleased to meet you: The brunette got a warm welcome from a member of the production team

Stepping out: Comparatively new cast member Megan McKenna was also present on Tuesday afternoon
Stepping out: Comparatively new cast member Megan McKenna was also present on Tuesday afternoon

Stepping out: Comparatively new cast member Megan McKenna was also present on Tuesday afternoon 

Serious business: Chloe Sims arrived ahead of another filming schedule with her co-stars in Essex 

Serious business: Chloe Sims arrived ahead of another filming schedule with her co-stars in Essex 


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