MP Penny Mordaunt to donate Splash! fee to charity

Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt has said she will be donating her fee for appearing on Splash! to a charity in her constituency.

Conservative MP for Portsmouth North, Penny Mordaunt outside the Houses of Parliament. Credit: Ian Nicholson/PA Archive/Press Association Images

She said "Not only is Splash! a great personal development experience but it also seemed like the perfect way to fund raise for a charity Iā€™m very passionate about ā€“ the Hilsea Lido in Portsmouth which is being renovated by the community.

"I will be donating my fee for the programme to assist with the renovations. I have the elegance and drive of a paving slab, but my navy training has certainly given me the guts to take on the challenge head on.ā€

The MP will be appearing on the show alongside singer and musician Paul Young, model Danielle Lloyd, comedian Patrick Monahan and TOWIE star Dan Osbourne.

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