I’m A Celebrity 2021: Richard Madeley taken to hospital after falling ill on set
Written by Hitmix News on 25 November 2021
Richard Madeley has been taken to hospital after falling ill overnight on the set of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here.
A statement from a show spokesman said: “Richard was unwell in the early hours and was immediately seen by our on-site medical team.
“He’s since been taken to hospital as a precaution. The health and safety of our campmates is our priority.”
Image: The show is being filmed at Gwrych castle for a second year in a row
The presenter, 65, was seen on Wednesday night crawling headfirst through a pipe full of rotten fruit and vegetables.
Madeley is best known for presenting This Morning alongside his wife Judy Finnigan.
A spokeswoman for the Welsh Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 5.43am this morning, Thursday 25 November 2021, to reports of a medical emergency at Gwrych Castle in Abergele, Conwy.
News from Camp: Richard was unwell in the early hours and was immediately seen by our on-site medical team. He’s since been taken to hospital as a precaution, the health and safety of our campmates is our priority.#ImACeleb
— I’m A Celebrity… (@imacelebrity) November 25, 2021
“We sent a paramedic in a rapid response car and an emergency ambulance to the scene, and one patient was taken to hospital.”
The show is being hosted in Wales for a second year in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic. It is usually filmed in Australia.
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