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Jess Wright joins James Argent at her family’s blowout football bash complete with inflatable pub

Jess Wright and her family went all out on Sunday when they threw an epic bash in the name of the Euros 2020 final, installing an inflatable pub, an enormous slide and even a pop-up cinema screen to watch England take on Italy.

Jess, 35, was joined by close friend and TOWIE star James Argent in Essex over the weekend, with James, 33, showing off his impressive 5.5 stone weight loss in a retro England shirt while whizzing down the gigantic blue and red slide with his arms in the air.

The duo – who cosied up for one sweet snap – were joined by the likes of Jess’ fiancé William Lee-Kemp, mum Carol and sister Natalya.

Woo! James had a blast whizzing down the slide

Fun: James Argent, 33, joined Jess Wright, 35, and her family on Sunday when they threw an epic bash in the name of the Euros 2020 final, installing an inflatable pub, slide and even a cinema screen and sharing snaps on Instagram

Brunette beauty Jess made sure to share plenty of snaps on the day with her Instagram fans, posting sweet clips of the youngest members of the Wright clan making the most of the bouncy slide before revealing that the night ended with a spot of karaoke.

Jess also revealed that the group had kicked off their day by sitting around a table and enjoying outdoor drinks before moving inside to watch the ill-fated match – which saw England loose to Italy on penalties– unfold on the massive pop-up screen.

She captioned her post: ‘What life’s all about. England playing, the fam together, music and drinks.’

There was no shortage of England flags for the family to wave over the weekend, and almost everyone in attendance was wearing an England shirt.

England’s dreams of Euro 2020 glory were shattered at Wembley on Sunday as they lost to Italy on penalties.

Family: Brunette beauty Jess made sure to share plenty of snaps on the day with her Instagram fans, writing: 'What life’s all about. England playing, the fam together, music and drinks'

Family: Brunette beauty Jess made sure to share plenty of snaps on the day with her Instagram fans, writing: ‘What life’s all about. England playing, the fam together, music and drinks’

So much fun: The Wright family went all out in the name of football, not only installing a massive bouncy slide for the children but also an inflatable pub

Happy kids: The kids were no doubt kept entertained all day

So much fun: The Wright family went all out in the name of football, not only installing a massive bouncy slide for the children but also an inflatable pub

That's quite the screen! The Wright family watched the nail-biting match unfold on an enormous pop-up screen serviced by a projector

That’s quite the screen! The Wright family watched the nail-biting match unfold on an enormous pop-up screen serviced by a projector 

Despite two spot-kick saves from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, England’s Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka all missed their efforts to hand the Italians a 3-2 shootout win after a nerve-shredding 120 minutes had ended 1-1.

Adele, Martine McCutcheon, and Stacey Solomon were leading the stars showing their support for the England team after the devastating loss.

Singer Adele, 33, took to Instagram after the game wearing a red England shirt and beamed while writing in the caption: ‘You did us so proud! You brought our game home and brought us all together.’

Loose Women star Stacey, 31, shared a sweet picture of her son watching the TV after the game ended and wrote in the caption: ‘Aw – Just wanted to say thank you to the England team for giving us so many exciting memories.

It all stared so well: Jess also revealed that the group had kicked off their day by sitting around a table and enjoying outdoor drinks before moving inside to watch the ill-fated match unfold on the massive pop-up screen

Drinks: The group chatted away while enjoying drinks

It all stared so well: Jess also revealed that the group had kicked off their day by sitting around a table and enjoying outdoor drinks before moving inside to watch the ill-fated match unfold on the massive pop-up screen

England! There was no shortage of England flags for the family to wave over the weekend, and almost everyone in attendance was wearing an England shirt

England! There was no shortage of England flags for the family to wave over the weekend, and almost everyone in attendance was wearing an England shirt

Posing up a storm: Jess - who looked stylish in a bright blue blazer layered over jeans and a crisp white T-shirt - painted an England flag on her cheek and revealed the night ended with a spot of karaoke

Singalong: The group enjoyed a singalong

Posing up a storm: Jess – who looked stylish in a bright blue blazer layered over jeans and a crisp white T-shirt – painted an England flag on her cheek and revealed the night ended with a spot of karaoke 

‘It’s been so exciting to watch and although we are gutted for you all, you’ve been amazing.’

Martine, 45, dedicated a lengthy tribute to the squad’s impressive efforts, penning on Instagram: ”I’m so sad. Bottom lip out… gutted for my beloved England.

‘I’m so proud of them though. The joy they have brought us with their talent and determination was so uplifting and much needed after all we’ve been through. They’ve definitely inspired me to dream big again.’

Manager Gareth Southgate shouldered the blame for England’s agonising shootout loss to Italy on Sunday after youngsters Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka missed penalties to leave the nation heartbroken.

Staying positive: Adele, (pictured) Stacey Solomon, and Martine McCutcheon led the stars showing their support for the England team after they failed to beat Italy in the Euros 2020 final on Sunday

Staying positive: Adele, (pictured) Stacey Solomon, and Martine McCutcheon led the stars showing their support for the England team after they failed to beat Italy in the Euros 2020 final on Sunday

Sad: Loose Women star Stacey, 31, shared a sweet picture of her son watching the TV after the game ended and wrote in the caption: 'Aw - Just wanted to say thank you to the England team for giving us so many exciting memories'

Sad: Loose Women star Stacey, 31, shared a sweet picture of her son watching the TV after the game ended and wrote in the caption: ‘Aw – Just wanted to say thank you to the England team for giving us so many exciting memories’

He said: ‘That is my responsibility. I chose the guys to take the kicks. I told the players that nobody is on their own in that situation. We win and lose together as a team. They have been tight throughout and that’s how it needs to stay.

‘It is my decision to give (Saka) that penalty. That is totally my responsibility. It is not him or Marcus or Jadon. We worked through them in training. 

‘That is the order we came to. Marcus and Jadon have been by far the best in the lead-in. It was a gamble (to bring them on), but if we gamble earlier we maybe lose the game in extra time.’

Proud: Martine McCutcheon dedicated a lengthy tribute to the squad's impressive efforts

Proud: Martine McCutcheon dedicated a lengthy tribute to the squad’s impressive efforts

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