Nadine Dorries: 'Westminster is a jungle'

Published Thursday, 08 November 2012
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MP for Mid-Bedfordshire Nadine Dorries reckons Westminster has proved a fantastic training ground for her stint as the first-ever serving politician to appear on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

Nadine Dorries: 'Westminster is a jungle'
Nadine Dorries is set to enter the jungle (© ITV)

Age: 55

Image: Feisty, outspoken MP. Thorn in the side of Prime Minister David Cameron.

Best known for: Calling David Cameron and George Osborne "posh boys who don't know the price of milk". Being suspended as a Tory MP by the Conservative Party for leaving Westminster and flying to Australia for the show

Career high: Getting elected in 2005

Love Life: Dating

Jungle phobias: Rats and mice

Missing any special occasion in the jungle? She says she is missing local elections, a by-election and the Tatler ball. She'll miss Mr Osborne's mini-budget and a crucial vote on the EU budget.

What she will miss most? Her three daughters, followed by her dog.

Words of wisdom: "Westminster is a jungle. Game playing, tactics, strategies. In Westminster you achieve everything by vote. This is the same. The parallels are huge."

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