half of UK TV viewers watched Phil Tufnell win second I’m A Celebrity.

half of UK TV viewers watched Phil Tufnell win second I’m A Celebrity.
12.3 million viewers watched cricketer Phil Tufnell win ITV’s I’m a Celebrity–Get Me Out of Here last night. That’s half of the UK’s total TV viewing audience, according to the BBC. Tufnell beat Changing Rooms‘ Linda Barker, who came in third, and footballer John Fashanu, who came in second.

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