ITV reality show. The scenes were scrutinised by viewers who claimed the former Liz McDonald actress had an unfair advantage over her fellow contestants Jordan North and Vernon Kay.
Bev's veganism was raised with Simon, who played her son Steve McDonald in Corrie for more than 30 years. Asked if he was surprised she had turned vegan he said 'yeah.'Elaborating on the subject he said: "Rebecca her daughter is vegan and I'm sure Bev has done it for all the right reasons, health and to save the planet."And after a pause he added: "If you believe that, I'm a mango."Referring to the stomach-churning dishes served up to the celebs he said: "I'm pretty sure it's because she doesn't have to put a willy in her mouth."But he admitted he could be about.