We didn't even know there was any doubt! But nobody tells us anything around here. It's like the time they moved our desk into the corridor, nobody told us.
Anyway, there's been some discussion on the internet about whether he will return - especially in the light of the fact that the last episode in the States saw a teeny, tiny drop in viewership. Only to 10.39 million viewers though. And that's still a lot from where we're standing.
But according to a 'source' as repeated by Perez Hilton, Ashton is now rumoured to be returning to the show. Though we hear he hasn't said yes.
We will of course keep you in the loop with any official word. Which we will speed to your inbox, do not worry.
Sorry that there's a lot of he said, she said in this story but we thought you'd want to know.
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