Welcome to the world of Essex! In this glamorous reality series you will follow the lives of some of the most glittering characters Essex has to offer. Showing us their real lives; the tears, the tantrums and the triumphs. You'll visit the hottest night spots, drink the finest champagne cocktails and socialise with Essex's most sensational crowd. Meet Mark, a self confessed "Mr Essex" and his on/off ex girlfriend Lauren. Along with Amy, who dreams of becoming the next Jordan whilst on the hunt for Mr Right; could that be Kirk, Mark's business nemesis? Hang out with Harry, Amy's lovable cousin and Sam, Amy's best friend and Mark's sometime love interest. Then there's Jess, Mark's sister and the rest of her girl band Lola. Finally catch up with Nanny Pat with her home-cooked meals and infinite wisdom. Join these and all the other colourful Essex characters, who will take you on a journey where a visit to the nail bar and tanning salon is as regular as visiting the supermarket for your weekly shop. The Only Way is Essex, where it's all about the glitz, glamour and "Vajazzle" - you'll be seriously jel!