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Piers Morgan reignites ‘feud’ with Alex Beresford as he takes swipe at GMB star

Piers previously clashed with Alex on Good Morning Britain

In latest Piers Morgan news, the star has taken another swipe at his former GMB co-star Alex Beresford.

Back in March, the pair clashed live on the programme over Meghan Markle and Prince Harry‘s Oprah Winfrey interview.

The spat resulted in Piers walking off set after Alex accused him of “trashing” the Duchess of Sussex.

Piers later quit Good Morning Britain and took aim at weatherman Alex in an interview, saying it was a ‘premeditated attack’.

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Piers has reignited his ‘feud’ with Alex Beresford (Credit: SplashNews.com)

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Now, Piers made a dig at Alex calling him a “deputy, stand in weather person”.

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Speaking about walking off set on Australia’s Today Programme, Piers said: “Most people think I never came back.

“I actually did come back a few minutes later and we had an interesting conversation.”

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Piers and Alex clashed over Meghan on GMB in March (Credit: ITV)

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He continued to host Karl Stefanovic: “I don’t know if you have a deputy weather person… if you had a deputy stand in weather person suddenly letting you have it in a personal way, I suspect you wouldn’t like it either.

“I thought, ‘you know what, I will say something I will regret.’

“I don’t mind guests piling into me that’s fair game but not friendly fire from your own team, I wasn’t having that.”

Piers quit GMB after a backlash over his comments about Meghan and her Oprah interview.

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Piers quit GMB in March (Credit: Grant Buchanan / SplashNews.com)

The presenter said he “didn’t believe a word” the Duchess said.

During the chat, Meghan opened up about feeling suicidal during her pregnancy with Archie and claimed she didn’t receive help from the palace.

In addition, she alleged there were ‘concerns’ and ‘conversations’ within the family about Archie’s skin tone before he was born.

Thousands of viewers complained to Ofcom about Piers, and Meghan reportedly made a formal complaint to ITV.

During a discussion after the Oprah interview aired, Alex accused Piers of ‘trashing’ Meghan.

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Alex accused Piers of ‘trashing’ Meghan (Credit: Lensi Photography / SplashNews.com)

Piers later accused Alex of a “premeditated attack”.

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He said during an interview on Fox: “The moment he came on air, he came with a pretty premeditated attack on me on a pretty personal level and frankly I just wasn’t going to have it.

“I walked off … I was quite angry in the moment, he claimed that I have a personal vendetta against Meghan Markle, which I don’t.”

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