PIERS Morgan will discover out if he has coronavirus immediately, confirmed his Good Morning Britain co-host Susanna Reid.
The 55-year-old presenter defined final evening that he has been examined for Covid-19 and won’t return to screens till he will get the outcomes again.
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The Solar solely revealed his alternative can be Ben Shephard and the host opened the present immediately, telling viewers: “Good morning, as you’ll be able to see I’m not Piers!”
Susanna took over and up to date followers on Piers’ situation.
She mentioned: “Piers tweeted this final evening for those who’re confused and also you haven’t been on Twitter.
“The take a look at outcomes must be again immediately we ship our best needs.
“Individuals will ask within the circumstances if there’s a symptom ought to the remainder of us be at work, however we have now assured we’re positive.”
Susanna handed over to Dr Hilary Jones to clarify why.
He mentioned: “I spoke to Piers yesterday he doesn’t have signs which are usually related. It doesn’t impact us right here within the studio as a result of we’re practising strict social distancing.
Ben quipped: “Did he simply need a lie in is that it Hilary?”
And Susanna laughed as she joked: “I believe he simply needed to get his automobile cleaned.”
Piers Morgan informed followers he would keep off work till he acquired the outcomes of a Covid-19 take a look at[/caption]
Piers had tweeted final evening tweeted: “UPDATE: On medical recommendation, and out of an abundance of warning for a light symptom that arose in previous 48hrs, I’ve had a take a look at for COVID-19 and so gained’t be engaged on @GMB till I get the end result again, which must be tomorrow.”
One involved follower requested: “However who will take care of the nation Piers???” One other added: “I hope you’re properly Piers. We’d like you!”
ITV informed The Solar On-line that Ben would host the present alongside Susanna in his absence.
Piers, a long-time critic of the federal government’s coronavirus technique, was attributable to seem on the ITV breakfast present with Susanna immediately.
He defined he would skip Monday morning’s present, which he was attributable to host with Susanna Reid[/caption]
Piers applauding NHS staff with daughter Elise, 8, within the weekly Clap for Carers[/caption]
The pair have been persevering with to entrance the present from ITV’s West London studios regardless of the general public well being disaster knocking many stay exhibits off air.
Piers and Susanna have been sitting at the very least two metres other than one another on the usually-crowded Good Morning Britain desk and doing their very own make-up for the present.
The daytime hit has been a crucible of confrontation in current weeks as Piers challenged a string of presidency ministers over their dealing with of the coronavirus disaster.
The Solar On-line revealed final week that Piers had been the topic of just about 4,000 complaints to TV watchdog Ofcom as he grilled MPs together with Helen Whately and Matt Hancock.
Piers has been grilling MPs over the disaster together with an explosive alternate with care minister Helen Whateley[/caption]
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The broadcasting regulator was bombarded with complaints about Piers’s robust interviews, which some viewers mentioned amounted to “bullying”.
Nonetheless, Piers was cleared by Ofcom in brief order, with the watchdog saying in a press release that it had dominated “that broadcasters are capable of maintain these making political choices to account”.
It added that the star was “well-known for his combative interviewing fashion” and insisted visitors got “ample alternative to place their factors throughout”.
Expressing his delight at being cleared on Good Morning Britain, Piers mentioned: “I’m glad that freedom of speech issues. Journalists doing their jobs matter. Holding them to account issues.”
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Co-host Susanna was pressured to overlook two weeks of the programme at first of lockdown measures being launched in March after revealing that her son had a cough – although she continued to look through video hyperlink.
Piers has been an everyday presenter on GMB since November 2015, following a profitable stint as a visitor presenter.
He had left his CNN discuss present, which was characterised by fiery showdowns with the US gun foyer, the earlier 12 months and returned house to London.
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