i am a celebrity ‘s Mike Tindall has yet to invite Matt Hancock to a WhatsApp group with this year’s nominees, sources say.
Scarlette Douglas, who appeared with the couple in the latest series, revealed a group chat was set up after Jill Scott was crowned Queen of the Jungle last month.
However, Conservative MP Hancock, who came third despite his controversial involvement, is not currently a member of that group.
A place in the Sun Presenter Douglas attending the UK premiere of Apple TV’s Will Smith film emancipation on Friday (December 2) said that former rugby professional and Royal Family member Mike Tindall, who finished fourth, is the admin.
“We all have our little WhatsApp group and we’re texting all the time, so let’s hope that doesn’t wear off,” she said PArevealing that Hancock had yet to be added.
“I’m not the admin of this WhatsApp group, so if Mike wants to invite him, he absolutely can, but it’s not me sending out the invite, so we’ll see what happens,” Douglas said.
“Ultimately we will all try to keep in touch, which is important,” she added, before saying she “don’t know” if Hancock will be attending the activities currently planned.
These plans include dinner and the respective comedy shows by Seann Walsh and Babatunde Aléshé.
“We’ve all said whenever we can, because we’re across the country, we’re going to get together and eat for Owen [Warner] because he loves food,” Douglas said.
When asked if Hancock would attend, she said: “He might be busy. You never know. He’s doing a lot of stuff, he’s got a lot of press coming up, so he might be too busy.
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Douglas’ comments come after Hancock dismissed claims that Tindall “bullied” him in the jungle.
Throughout the series, Tindall teased Hancock, but the former Health Secretary told the story Email online he took this as a “badge of honour”.
In an interview after the final of i am a celebrityTindall admitted it was “strange” being at camp with Hancock.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/im-a-celeb-mike-tindall-matt-hancock-whatsapp-b2238214.html I’m a Celebrity’s Mike Tindall has yet to invite Matt Hancock to the show’s WhatsApp group