BB housemates must pass ghost train task

Britain's Big Brother housemates are set to revel in an oompah party tonight with lederhosen, beer and folk music – if they pass their latest task.

Britain's Big Brother housemates are set to revel in an oompah party tonight with lederhosen, beer and folk music – if they pass their latest task.

The celebrity inmates of the TV house will have to guide each other as they drive a ghost train blindfolded, trying to burst balloons full of water, cottage cheese and treacle with their spiked helmets.

The teamwork may help to dispel the tension of the past couple of days, in which model Caprice found out what others thought of her, and confronted racing pundit John McCririck who had scathingly assessed her as “calculating…cold…every action, every decision is to benefit Caprice Ltd.”

When the stunned beauty later asked him why he had to constantly put her down, as well as the others, he told her he thought she was obsessed with money.

Outraged, she exclaimed: “How dare you! I have known you for one week!”

John refused to back down, saying he admired her success, but felt she was “obscene” during the body parts task, where she made an advertisement for her “grubby little bra company”.

Later yesterday evening, Sylvester Stallone’s mother became the first celebrity to be evicted, and declared her housemates “lived like pigs”.

Hollywood astrologer Jackie Stallone, who claims to be 71, smiled when the public vote was announced last night.

Pundit McCririck, who had also been up for eviction, held his head in his hands when he learned he was to stay in the house.

After the public vote was announced, Jackie told John: “It serves you right. You should stay.”

She added: “I am so happy. Now how do I get out of here?”

Jackie became the ninth celebrity in the Big Brother house when she made a surprise entrance on Monday night.

But following her eviction, she told presenter Davina McCall the housemates “lived like pigs”.

Describing the Big Brother experience, she said: “I am a total wreck. I need a vacation. This was a nightmare.”

Jackie said meeting her former daughter-in-law Brigitte Nielsen again was “the only thing good to come out of it”.

She had earlier told Big Brother: “We have both done wrong to each other but I have the utmost respect for her and I am sorry she is not still in the family.”

Jackie described John as “truly cruel”, called Caprice an “airhead” and admitted she did not like Lisa I’Anson.

But she praised 19-year-old boyband star Kenzie, saying: “He is a darling. He is just like a baby.”

Jackie was nominated for eviction by six housemates including Brigitte, who said she did not want a return to the misery which followed her short marriage to Rocky star Sylvester Stallone.

Jackie had earlier claimed she was determined to win the reality television show, saying: “I intend to win. I’ve never lost anything in my life.”

But she later fell out with John McCririck, saying she was in a house “full of morons”.

After her eviction, he told Kenzie the group deserved champagne for putting up with “that creature”.

The “very depressed” pundit then confessed in the Diary Room he wanted to be evicted and although Jackie was “an abomination”, he had tried his level best to make her look good by behaving badly.

“It shows how bad she was…even more than me.”

Jackie was not meant to be eligible for the first round of nominations but producers changed their minds after Germaine Greer left.

Bez and Kenzie are now joint favourites to win at 15/8, according to bookies William Hill. Jeremy comes next at 5/1, with Brigitte at 11/2; John McCririck at 6/1, Caprice 16/1 and Lisa the 33/1 outsider.

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