This Morning hosts Holly, Phil and Eamonn Holmes

This Morning: Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield ‘snub’ Eamonn Holmes after exit

Eamonn will be joining GB News

This Morning hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield have reportedly ‘snubbed’ Eamonn Holmes following his exit.

On Friday, Eamonn announced he would be joining GB News next year.

This means he won’t be appearing on This Morning alongside wife Ruth Langsford any more following 15 years on the show.

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Phil and Holly have reportedly ‘snubbed’ Eamonn Holmes (Credit: ITV)

This Morning: Holly and Phil ‘snub’ Eamonn?

Now, according to a report, Holly and Phil haven’t been in touch with Eamonn about the news.

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A source told The Sun: “They worked together for so long but there’s been no contact since Eamonn parted ways.

“He’s not really surprised and is looking forward to his new gig on GB News.”

ED! has contacted reps for This Morning, Holly and Phil for comment.

Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford on This Morning
Eamonn is joining GB News while Ruth will remain on This Morning (Credit: ITV)

Meanwhile, it comes days after Eamonn announced his “exciting” new TV job.

In a statement, the star said: “I’ve spent my career on broadcasting firsts and start-ups, and GB News is one of the most exciting yet.

“It’s just the kind of shake-up the industry needs.”

Eamonn added: “To me the greatest honour in journalism is to give a voice and respect to the unheard, and that’s exactly what GB News is all about.”

This Morning host Eamonn Holmes
Eamonn said he’s looking forward to his role on GB News (Credit: Andy Barnes /

Will Ruth Langsford stay on This Morning?

This Morning later addressed whether Ruth would remain on the daytime show.

And good news for fans, she will be.

A spokeswoman for ITV said: “We would like to wish Eamonn all of the very best in his new role.

Read more: This Morning breaks silence on Ruth Langsford’s future after Eamonn Holmes’ new job

“As a duo, Eamonn and Ruth have been part of the This Morning presenting team for the last 15 years and we thank Eamonn for all of his hard work and contribution to the show.

“Ruth remains an important part of ITV Daytime both as a continuing member of the This Morning family and as an anchor presenter on Loose Women.”

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