If you’re going to bring leeches into the Good Morning Britain studio, there’s a strong possibility that it won’t end well.
As indeed was the case on Wednesday morning when, ahead of the start of I’m A Celebrity, Richard Arnold was discussing the possibility of a leech invasion putting paid to the jungle showers.
Which, in turn, meant that he was joined in the studio by a leech expert – and jars full of the little critters.
As Carl Peters Bond attempted to explain how he loved their ‘uniqueness’, Piers Morgan told him: ‘They’re uniquely horrible. They suck blood, they’re slimy.’