'The safety of both our celebrities and our production crew remains our primary concern'
The intruder was removed ‘with immediate effect’.
.However, that’s not the only drama the show has faced in recent days, as it’s understood that an intrusion occurred on set earlier this week.It’s said that the incident took place before Friday’s live episode was axed due to the adverse weather conditions caused by Storm Arwen, with a pre-recorded instalment airing in its place.
A statement released by I’m A Celeb stressed that the individual in question was removed ‘with immediate effect’.‘A security breach was identified and an intruder was removed from the location with immediate effect. The safety of both our celebrities and our production crew remains our primary concern,’ it said.
Richard Madeley was ‘gutted’ to leave the series early (Picture: ITV/Rex/Shutterstock)The breach came shortly after a fan managed todrive through several security checkpoints on the setbefore the stars arrived, capturing photos and videos behind the scenes. headtopics.com
Following Friday night’s episode, hosts Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly expressed their hope that Saturday would see a return to the usual live format.‘Thanks for your company on here tonight during #ImACeleb. Hopefully we’re back ‘live’ tomorrow, weather permitting. Please stay safe out there,’ Dec wrote in a tweet shared on their joint account.
Thanks for your company on here tonight during. Hopefully weâre back âliveâ tomorrow, weather permitting.Please stay safe out there. DRead more: Metro »
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