Edwina poised to join ‘I’m a Celebrity’ after a contestant pulls out

Ex-Derbyshire MP Edwina Currie is shortly expected to join the ITV show ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!’ after one of the contestants has pulled out.

Wednesday, 19th November 2014, 10:05 am
Edwina Currie and the classic Triumph Spitfire she drove on television

Only Way is Essex reality TV star Gemma Collins quit the show just three days after it started on Sunday evening, November 16.

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Edwina Currie, who lives in the High Peak and has strong links with Tideswell, may have some competition from X Factor contestant Jake Quckenden who is also hoping to enter the camp.

Former Tory MP Mrs Currie, who was MP for South Derbyshire between 1983 and 1997, has previously appeared in reality shows Strictly Come Dancing, Wife Swap and Come Dine With Me.