“Love Island has been my world for the last five years,” the presenter told The Sun, “It’s the best show on telly. In order to not detract attention from the upcoming series, I feel the best thing I can do is to stand down for series six.
“I want to wish the incredible team working on the show a fantastic series in Cape Town.”
Flack’s resignation has prompted speculation as to who could be replacing her on the hit ITV2 show.
Here is a list of all the rumoured names who could be heading to South Africa for the winter series of Love Island.
The winter edition of Love Island remains scheduled to begin on 8 January.