Josie Gibson on This Morning

This Morning: Josie Gibson returns for competition segment but fans want her hosting

She recently completed a hosting stint

This Morning star Josie Gibson returned for the competition segment today following her recent hosting stint.

Josie, 36, filled in for Holly Willoughby on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after the presenter became ill with a tummy bug.

And viewers absolutely loved Josie as host, with many people wanting more of her.

But today Alison Hammond and Dermot O’Leary returned to host Friday’s edition while Josie was back to present Dosh On Your Doorstep.

Josie Gibson on This Morning
Josie returned to This Morning for Dosh On Your Doorstep (Credit: ITV)

What did Josie do on This Morning today?

Josie hosts the money competition on a Friday as she travels to a viewer’s home for a chance for them to win some cash.

Read more: This Morning: Josie Gibson pays tribute to Phillip Schofield after stint

Today, Josie met another viewer who bagged £1,000 in the segment.

However, viewers weren’t happy as they wanted Josie back in the hosting seat rather than presenting competition segments.

Josie Gibson on This Morning
Fans wanted Josie hosting the programme instead (Credit: ITV)

One person said on Twitter: “Josie back on competition duties. Please come back to presenting Josie, it suits you better.”

Another wrote: “Oh Josie you’re so much better than this [bleep] they put you through…”

A third added: “See they’re back to mugging Josie off. She’s so much better than that.”

A fourth commented: “Just saying… if I was producing #ThisMorning I’d take Josie off the doorstep and give her a permanent seat on the #ThisMorning sofa!

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Viewers loved Josie on This Morning (Credit: ITV)

“She was so brilliant this week!”

Josie was brought in last minute to replace Holly on Tuesday.

Phillip Schofield explained that Holly had a “tummy bug” and therefore couldn’t work.

Josie admitted it felt “surreal” being alongside Phil actually hosting the programme.

On Thursday, after her presenting stint, Josie paid tribute to Phil on Instagram.

What did Josie say?

She said: “What a surreal week it’s been!!!! Three days of presenting one of biggest daytime TV shows of all time @thismorning.

“I’ve got to give it up for this hero @Schofe you have been my rock this week.

“Not only have you presented the show but you’ve had to teach me along the way.”

She then apologised for “all the slip ups”, adding: “You have made me laugh so much especially in the make up room.

“Thank you for being there for me, thank you for being so gentle, warm and kind and thank you for being so bloody hilarious!!”

Many of her celebrity friends congraulated her.

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Ruth Langsford said: “Well done Josie… you’re a natural!”

This Morning chef Juliet Sear added: “Amazing well done Josie!!! It was fab to be on with you this week!!”

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