Celebrity Big Brother: Ann Widdecombe now set to beat Courtney Act to crown
Ann Widdecombe is set to storm to victory in Celebrity Big Brother. The 70-year-old former Tory MP has seen an extraordinary transformation in popularity since entering the CBB house as a rank outsider. Bookmakers Ladbrokes slashed the price of Ann winning as the show enters the final 10 days. She is now the 7/4 favourite to win – having been 50/1 on entering the house – putting her ahead of former favourite Courtney Act, known as Shane Jenek in the house, who is now 2/1. Jessica Bridge of Ladbrokes said: “We’re not entirely sure why punters are continuing to back Ann after her latest controversy, but they are, and we have been forced to cut her odds accordingly.” Meanwhile, a William Hill spokesperson said: “Not since John Sergeant have we underestimated anyone so badly.” Fellow housemate Shane Lynch has odds of 4/1, while Amanda Barrie is 9/1. If reports are to be believed, she could be the penultimate ever winner of Celebrity Big Brother. Channel 5 bosses are said to be ready to can the programme after its contract with Endemol, the production company behind the show, ends in 2018. Ann, the second oldest housemate after Amanda, has
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