I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here 2012 rumour mill: could the waterfall shower be out of action?

An attack of slime and grime following heavy rainfall may have jeopardised Ashley Roberts and Helen Flanagan's bikini-clad bathing opportunities


THE RUMOUR: The famed I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here waterfall shower may be out of action. According to reports, the celebrities’ bathing pool of clear, refreshing water has been transformed following heavy rainfall into a pit of sludge and grime. Show execs are consequently chewing down their nails over fears this year’s jungle tottie – Helen Flanagan and Ashley Roberts – will avoid flaunting their bikini bodies by washing in the iconic I’m a Celeb waterfall.  


QUOTE FROM A “SOURCE”: “The creek is full to bursting with disgusting, swampy brown water – it looks absolutely vile. Plus now the weather is humid again, the smell is likely to get pretty bad.” (The Sun)


RADIOTIMES.COM TRUTH RATING: 1/5. Well, it looks like we can all rest easy as the same “source” went on to reveal that the dreaded grime has miraculously steered clear of the bathing area: “thank goodness that water appears to be fine”. And it transpires that Miss Flanagan has already put her assets on show (see above) – following in the famous footsteps of Myleene Klass and Katie Price – in the camp’s only source of clean water. However, it remains to be seen whether more rainfall will bring on a further invasion of the mucky stuff, thus depriving Helen of her chance to put on a further show for the boys of the camp (and the viewing public)…