THE way forward for I am A Celeb’s Gwrych Fort is in jeopardy as ITV funds did not plug the venue’s “black gap”.
Present bosses moved the collection to the “treasured piece of Welsh heritage” from the Australian jungle because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Gwrych Fort have requested for extra funds after I am A CelebCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
ITV reportedly paid £300,000 to rent the fort, however the large sum nonetheless wasn’t sufficient to safe the fort’s future.
Now a put up on Gwrych Fort has revealed they’re turning to crowdfunding to make renovations to the ruins.
The put up reads: “An enormous thanks to I’m A Celebrity, Ant & Dec and everyone else who helped to make this occur!
“It has been a tricky 12 months for all however this has introduced an enormous enhance to the economic system and has cheered up the nation.
Giovanna received the present on FridayCredit score: Rex Options
The payment they obtained wasn’t sufficient to repair the problemsCredit score: Rex Options
“Our purpose now could be to boost funds for companies to safe the way forward for Gwrych Fort.”
They then embody a hyperlink to their GoFundMe web page as they requested readers to donate.
The location says: “We want your assist to allow us to lastly blow out the candles and convey mild again to Gwrych Fort for the primary time because the Eighties! Pledge £5, or extra!
“Be a part of us in making a distinction to a treasured piece of Welsh heritage, the place your donation will assist us to get mains water and energy again to the positioning.
Giovanna with runners up Jordan North and Vernon KayCredit score: Rex Options
“The welcomed addition of I am A Celeb… Get Me Out of Right here! has helped to hold out pressing works.
“Nevertheless, they are going to be utilizing turbines and water tanks. For the fort to maneuver ahead long run, we have to connect with essential provides as soon as once more.”
The fort was bought in 2018 by the Gwrych Fort Preservation Belief.
It was the host of I am A Celeb this 12 months, which noticed Giovanna Fletcher beat out Jordan North and Vernon Kay for the crown.