Love Island winners Cara de la Hoyde and Nathan Massey have rubbished rumours they are on the verge of splitting, insisting they are happier and stronger than ever. The- couple – who won the 2016 series of Love Island – laughed off the claims on social media – and pointed out they’ve just posed for a glossy at home photoshoot with OK magazine . Cara shared a playful illustration with Nathan on Instagram, saying: “Don’t believe everything you read.”She added a love heart emoji.It had been claimed Cara and Nathan had been rowing lately and pals concerned they may need to take a break from each other.So not true, asserted Cara. Cara tweeted: “The ‘close friend’ who thought they had a tale to sell about NathanMassey_ and I, thanks hope you enjoy your check & karma finds you.” And a acknowledgment from their representative said: ” Miss_Delahoyde NathanMassey_ have not split, they’re very much together. Read all about it in tomorrow’s OK magazine.” Cara and Nathan are stronger than ever (Photo: Ken McKay/ITV/REX/Shutterstock)Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to playTap to playThe video will start in 8CancelWatch this video againWatch Next Video will play in Share this videoWatch NextThe couple will mark their 1st anniversary on May 29, which is the date they fell for each other on Love Island.While their fellow Love Island stars Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen are already engaged, the pair asserted they aren’t rushing in to marriage just yet.”We know that’s where our relationship is going eventually, yet at the moment we want to buy a house and be comfortable rather than rushing in to anything,” Cara told OK.She added: “I can’t imagine what my life would be like without Nathan.”They live together in EssexThe couple aren’t rushing in to marriageRead MoreThey moved in with each other after Love Island, with Cara leaving her Kent hometown to join Nathan in his native Essex, where they live around the corner from Alex and Olivia.And cementing their Essex move, the power couple have occasionally popped up in TOWIE alongside acceptable friends Georgia Kousoulou and Tommy Mallet.They certainly didn’t look like a couple on the verge of splitting when they were snapped enjoying a New Year’s break in Turkey back in January.The couple won Love Island 2016 (Photo: FameFlynet)Nathan and Cara on Love Island (Photo: ITV)Read MoreSmooching in the hot tub, Cara and Nathan locked lips and got VERY close, with the bikini clad babe wrapping her arms around her man’s neck as he pulled her in for a kiss.And they looked utterly smitten when they jetted off to Iceland with Alex and Olivia earlier this month, packing on the PDA while enjoying a lagoon dip.Meanwhile, a brand new series of Love Island takes place this summer, with Caroline Flack returning to host.Cara and Nathan mark their 1st anniversary in May (Photo: ITV)Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to playTap to playThe video will start in 8CancelWatch this video again Video will play in Share this videoWatch NextA brand new weekly live studio spinoff show – filmed in the UK – will see a panel of celebrity guests discuss the show’s drama.There’ll be exclusive interviews with dumped Islanders and all the gossip from the new series.Show bosses moreover revealed in that Caroline will drop in to the villa throughout the series to deliver “shock announcements” and “surprise twists”.