Love Island 2016 star Sophie Gradon has died at the age of 32, her boyfriend has confirmed.
Her boyfriend Aaron Armstrong took to Facebook to break the news, saying: "I will never forget that smile. I love you so so much baby, you're my world forever and always."
Sophie made history on the ITV reality show when she was part of the first same-sex couple, partnering up with Katie Salmon.
Before her appearance on Love Island she was crowned Miss Great Britain in 2009 and is also a former Miss Newcastle.
A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: "At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, where sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased.
"There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared for the coroner."
Olivia Buckland, who appeared in Love Island with Gradon, tweeted: "Awful awful news this morning. I am gutted. I am so sorry the world failed you. You were such an intricate, creative, intelligent soul. Words fail me."
In a second tweet, Buckland wrote: "You helped us through so much. Your smile was one in a million. The world failed. I send all my love and my thoughts to you today. To your family and your loved ones. I cannot work out what to say. RIP you beautiful beautiful woman. I'm so lucky to have met you. #stayshapey."