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Phillip Schofield to be replaced on This Morning next week

He's away for a couple of days

Presenter Rylan Clark-Neal is set to stand in for Phillip Schofield on This Morning next week.

But don’t worry it’s only for two days.

Host Holly Willoughby will be without her presenting partner Phil, 55, temporarily but who could be better than Rylan to take his place?

Rylan will join Holly in hosting the show next week (Credit: ITV)

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During This Morning’s showbiz segment Rylan urged Holly to announce the news.

He said: “Tell them what you just said.”

To which Holly, 36, said: “You’re hosting the show with me next week because Phil’s away Wednesday and Thursday.

“I said, ‘That’ll be nice, to do it together.'”

Holly explained that Phil would be away for two days (Credit: ITV)

But Holly had completely forgotten that Rylan had actually presented the show with her before.

She said: “We’ve actually done it together.”

Rylan, 28, joked: “So, thanks for the memories.”

Defending herself the mum-of-three said: “I forgot! I do forget. You’re always here.”

Holly and Rylan hosted the show together last year (Credit: ITV)

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Meanwhile on the show Holly downed a shot of tequila with Phil and Rylan live on air despite having a late night at the BAFTAs last night.

Britain’s Got Talent contestant Matt Edwards appeared and brought a bottle of tequila on set with him as part of his magic trick.

And of course Holly and Phil didn’t turn down the offer of a shot.

The presenters downed tequila shots live on air (Credit: ITV)

Matt said: “I thought we could all have a quick shot to celebrate.

“I knew you’d love that. I know how much you guys love tequila!”

Phil said: “Any guest who arrives magicking tequila can come back.”

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