Man gets Lady C tattoo for a joke and would love to show inking to Im a Celeb star
A man has got a huge tattoo of I’m a Celebrity star Lady Colin Campbell on his leg – for a JOKE. What all started off as a laugh between friends ended up with Richard Stovell, 42, getting a permanent homage to the jungle reality show contestant on his left leg. Richard, from Worthing, West Sussex, has been getting tattoos since the age of 15, and now 27 years later has more than 150 covering most of his body. He said: “I don’t normally watch I’m a Celeb, but I found this year’s quite interesting. “I think a lot of people don’t like Lady C but I think she’s quite clever. “Lady C is like Marmite, you either love her or hate her, but I think she’s a very clever woman. “If I saw her in Tesco I’d pull down my trousers and show it to her straight away.” SWNS

Ink: Richard Stovell has had a tattoo of I’m a Celeb contestant Lady C Despite not being an avid fan of the show, he suggested the star’s face when pal Danny Gulliver, a tattooist at Skin Candy, in Brighton, East Sussex, asked if anyone would have a celebrity tattoo for his portfolio. Read more: Skydiving artist tattooed friend as they fell from plane at 120mph Richard said: “Danny asked if anyone was willing to have a celebrity tattoo for his portfolio and I put down Lady C as a joke. “It wasn’t because I wanted it, it was just to help a mate out. “It’s fantastic and looks a lot better in the flesh.” SWNS

Tats: Richard Stovell has an extensive collection of body art Lady C left a lasting impression on this year’s viewers before she left the show just days before the final for medical reasons. Read more: Lady C threatens legal action against Duncan Bannatyne’s girlfriend The royal biographer, who has previously written about Diana, Princess of Wales, and the Queen Mother, is also a Worthing local and purchased a Grade 1 listed country house near the town with plans of renovation. ITV

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Rows: Lady Colin Campbell was known for her cutting comments in the camp In the jungle the 66-year-old socialite became known for her acid tongue and cutting comments. She had run-ins with Dragon Den’s Duncan Bannatyne and Spandau Ballet singer Tony Hadley before she quit.