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Sunday 16th December 2018

I'm A Celeb fans want Noel Edmonds to replace Holly Willoughby as host

Lots of viewers love the chemistry between him and Dec Donnelly

Noel Edmonds became the first star to be booted out of the jungle on this year's I'm A Celebrity on Friday night.

Dec gushed over Noel in the eviction chat (Credit: ITV)

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A divisive character, it's no surprise that - while many viewers obviously wanted him out - there were plenty of others who really, really wanted him to stay.

He added plenty of humour as well as a much-needed sprinkling of tension in camp, they argue.

Some have suggested they would like him to come back... as Dec's co-host!

ITV should make Noel Edmonds stick around and earn his £600k. Imagine him co-hosting with Dec.

There's no denying the obvious respect that Dec has for Noel... he was obviously a huge inspiration to him growing up.

He's the granddaddy of irreverent Saturday morning kids' TV and chaotic Saturday teatime entertainment shows, after all!

Given that Holly Willoughby has proven such a success covering for Ant McPartlin, though, we aren't sure there's any chance of this happening.

Holly has proved a big hit (Credit: ITV)

Read more: Noel Edmonds' rep plays down Holly Willoughby tension

Maybe this viewer's suggestion could be a consideration for 2019, though...

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