ANNE HEGERTY’S The Chase co-star has admitted she is “relieved” to see Anne leave the I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! jungle last night.
The Chase co-star Jenny Ryan, 36, took to Twitter following Anne Hegerty’s exit from I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! to share her thoughts on her departure. In view of her 35,000 followers, she wrote: “Can't say I'm not relieved for Anne. She stuck it out, really proud of her! #imaceleb.” Jenny went on to say Anne, who was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome aged 45, was already a winner to her."
"She's defied expectations - mostly her own - and opened the conversation in millions of homes about ASD.
Jenny also responded to a Twitter user who referred to the Chasers as “national treasures”.
The Twitter user wrote: “Is it me or are all the chasers becoming national treasures?
“@ITVChase #TeamAnne @anne_hegerty @jenlion @ITVthesinnerman @MarkLabbett @TheShaunWallace.”
Jenny replied: “Anne's been a national treasure all her life; the nation has only just realised this.