I’M A Celeb stars must bathe extra typically — to assist stave off a coronavirus outbreak in camp.
Producers are decided to keep away from a disaster like Strictly Come Dancing’s, which has seen Nicola Adams and partner Katya Jones pull out due to the virus.
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I am A Celeb stars have been informed to bathe extra typically in a bid to stave of a camp Covid disasterCredit score: Rex Options
Stars together with Vernon Kay and Jordan North have been reminded of the significance of ‘good hygiene’Credit score: Rex Options
Citadel campmates together with Shane Richie, Sir Mo Farah and AJ Pritchard have been reminded of the significance of “good hygiene”.
A supply stated: “Common washing is the way in which to maintain the bug at bay, as the federal government has reiterated from the phrase go.
“ITV have labored so onerous to get thus far, so the very last thing they need is one thing to derail that.
“If one in every of them was to choose up Covid it might simply tear by way of camp and put the entire present in danger.”
In earlier years, stars went days on finish with out a wash – however this yr’s contestants have been informed to lather up extra typically Credit score: Rex Options
In earlier years — when the present was filmed in Murwillumbah, Australia, reasonably than Gwrych Castle, North Wales — some celebs managed to go days on finish with out a wash.
However this yr’s line-up have been informed to lather up extra typically.
They’re additionally usually sanitising their palms and, the place doable, following government guidelines with the show’s crew.
Hosts Ant and Dec are additionally ensuring they’re socially-distanced always when within the camp or introducing trials.
They’re additionally following authorities pointers with the present’s crew wherever doableCredit score: Rex Options
In the meantime Ant and Dec are ensuring they’re socially-distanced from the celebs alwaysCredit score: Rex Options
Although every of the 12 campmates isolated for two weeks earlier than they entered, there may be nonetheless a danger that one of many crew might deliver them into contact with the virus — maybe by way of a prop.
Everybody who works on the present is getting two exams every week, and your complete website in Abergele is being usually deep-cleaned.
Some viewers have even identified that the fortress and its inhabitants regarded “too clear”.
The supply added: “Producers have reminded contestants to keep up a superb degree of hygiene, which suggests common handwashing and showers the place doable.
“It’s not one thing they’re taking flippantly.”
As an alternative of the enduring jungle waterfall they’ve a tub and a bathe curtain.
Artistic director Tom Gould informed The Solar: “You’ve got a bit extra privateness — however not an enormous quantity.”
Fan have already seen that the fortress and its inhabitants regarded ‘too clear’Credit score: Rex Options
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