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I’m A Celebrity campmate reveals furious row between Noel Edmonds and Nick Knowles

Nick Knowles and Noel Edmonds had a furious row about evolution, a former campmate has revealed. The DIY S.O.S star clashed with the ‘Deal or No Deal’ presenter in the I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! camp when the former Noel’s House Party host insisted he didn’t believe humans had descended from monkeys, […]

Nick Knowles and Noel Edmonds had a furious row about evolution, a former campmate has revealed.

The DIY S.O.S star clashed with the ‘Deal or No Deal’ presenter in the I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! camp when the former Noel’s House Party host insisted he didn’t believe humans had descended from monkeys, but the argument didn’t make it on screen.

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Malique has spilled the beans on the disagreement (Credit: ITV)

Axed campmate Malique Thompson-Dwyer revealed all about the row, but admitted he’d tried to stay out of it.

He told The Sun newspaper: “They were having these big disputes. They debated evolution, and Nick said we have all evolved from monkeys and I don’t think Noel believes it.

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Noel found Nick competitive (Credit: ITV)

“Half the time I thought, ‘I’m not even listening to what they say’.”

While Noel slammed Nick as “competitive” and “on a mission to win” the show on his own eviction, the Hollyoaks actor insisted his new friend was a vital part of camp life who did his best to help everyone.

He said: “Nick was doing so much. He even made a washing line, Harry was next to the fire getting smoked up and he made this cover out of palm leaves to stop the smoke.

“So he’s very handy – I don’t think he was irritating anyone.”

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Noel and Nick had differences of opinion (Credit: ITV)

After being evicted from the camp, Noel had suggested he didn’t like the way Nick tried to lead the camp and admitted he isn’t a fan of “rules and regulations”.

He said: “Nick I think is great, he’s a natural leader and he just wanted to make sure we were led.

“I do have a problem sometimes with rules and regulations. There was no needle, maybe just a little [bleep].

“I do think there was a moment when Nick looked at me like, die.”

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