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Jamie Oliver Christmas Special halted by Winter-ish weather

TV chef Jamie Oliver has been left aghast as golf ball-sized hailstones halts filming of his Christmas special.

Jamie Oliver Christmas Special 2021 halts filming
Image credit: Jamie Oliver

We all know thunderstorms can strike at any time, we mean come on it’s Britain, it’s not summer unless were dining alfresco as the rain is hammering down, however, Jamie Oliver didn’t expect as he describes ‘the craziest weather’ when filming this year Christmas Special.

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Taking to Instagram, the 46-year-old braced himself from the weather conditions as he said: “So guys. We’re filming the Christmas special.

“It’s currently been the hottest day of the year – then this comes in.

“Like the biggest hail, the biggest wind – the craziest weather. Thunder, lightning, wind, rain, the massive hail. It’s going mad.”

He ends his Instagram video by sharing the sun beaming just in 20 minutes!

Well, you are filming the Christmas special Jamie, surely winter-ish weather is appropriate?…