10:42 pm, Mon 19 Nov 2012
Before entering the jungle, Brian Conley
told I'm A Celebrity, "It would be lovely to win".
Conley, who has left the show for medical reasons, said, "I really enjoy making new friends and I am sure I will throw some entertainment into the soiree!"
"Of course it would be lovely to win or get in the final group. But I am going into the jungle because it will be such a great experience. Doing things like jumping out of a plane is a dream come true," he added.
10:12 pm, Mon 19 Nov 2012
Brian Conley previously was the bookies' favourite to win the show
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The team at
I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! has wished Brian Conley well after his exit from the jungle.
Under the heading "So long Brian" on the show's website, a spokesperson said, "Brian Conley has left the jungle for medical reasons. We will miss him in camp and wish him well".
9:49 pm, Mon 19 Nov 2012
Before Brian Conley entered the jungle
to appear on I'm A Celebrity, he posted a video to his fans online.
He told them, "I hope you enjoy my escapades in Australia and I have no idea what I'm letting myself in for, but I'm very excited about it".
"Hopefully you'll vote for me, hopefully I won't embarrass myself too much ... but watch this space".
9:37 pm, Mon 19 Nov 2012
Comedian Brian Conley was the second favourite to win
I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! before leaving the jungle.
Bookmaker William Hill said that odds on Conley - the previous front-runner - had slipped to 9/2.
Eastenders star Charlie Brooks took Conley's place at the top of the table, becoming the 10/3 favourite to be named the new Queen of the Jungle.
Boxer David Haye is third favourite at 11/2, according to the bookmaker.
9:28 pm, Mon 19 Nov 2012
Brian Conley arrives with his wife Anne-Marie and daughter Lucy.
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Brian Conley is recovering on the Gold Coast as his family flew out to support him, according reports.
His daughters Amy, 15, and Lucy, ten, and his wife Anne-Marie are at his bedside after flying to Brisbane, according to The Sun.
His dramatic exit came after viewers saw the star break down in tears on the ITV reality show.