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Gethin Jones absent from Celebrity Masterchef final after suffering coronavirus symptoms

July 31, 2020

 

Gethin Jones was missing from Thursday night’s Celebrity Masterchef final after suffering from coronavirus symptoms when filming took place.

 

The presenter, 42, had been due to compete in the cooking show against Phil Daniels, Sir Matthew Pinsent, Sam Quek, TV personality Amar Latif, Loose Women panellist Judi Love and YouTuber Riyadh Khalaf.

 

However, Jones was missing from the last episode and explained his absence on Twitter.

 

He wrote: “Thank you for all your lovely messages re @MasterChefUK," he told fans.

 

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