GMB stars Charlotte Hawkins and Ben Shephard said goodbye to a colleague today.
The presenters took a moment during Friday’s show to pay tribute to their program editor, Rosaleen.
Roseleen had initially worked as a Bulletin editor before becoming executive producer and then program editor on the daytime show.
Saying goodbye to their colleague, Charlotte and Ben reminisced about some of their best moments with her.
Ben and Charlotte at GMB today
Charlotte told viewers: “Well, just before we leave, this morning we say goodbye to our editor, Rosaleen Poole, who is sadly leaving us. She has been with us since the launch of Good Morning Britain as Bulletin Editor, Executive Producer and Program Editor. She’s leaving us on Monday. We are sad about it.”
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“We just remembered this morning that Charlotte and I did a show once where we had a dog in a teacup because he was so small and Rosaleen said I think that was my show,” added Ben added as he recalled one of his favorite segments on the show.
Ben had one last word to say: “What a degree, and Rosaleen, thanks for everything.”
Meanwhile, despite their sadness, there is one thing that will help make Charlotte and Ben’s day better.
It turns out that her presentation skills have become a huge hit with viewers.
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As a result, numerous fans took to social media on Friday to share their joy at having the duo on their screens.
“Best team this morning! ben and Charlotte still manage to be forceful in their interviews, but allow their interviewee the opportunity to respond. A real skill that looks so simple but isn’t. Please ITV make them permanent,” said one viewer.
A second said: “love to watch @GMB if Charlotte and ben present.”
Meanwhile, another added: A fourth said: “Charlotte and ben looks like a great team.”
GMB airs weekdays from 6am on ITV.
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