UPDATED MONDAY, 6:35 P.M. Two days after saying that he was briefly stepping again from his duties on ITV’s flagship morning present, Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan has revealed that he examined unfavourable for COVID-19.

Morgan mentioned on Saturday that he was experiencing a “delicate” COVID-like symptom, however right this moment posted to Twitter that his check was unfavourable. He mentioned he took the check on the recommendation of his physician and would “be again on @GMB as quickly as my physician advises I’m OK to return to work.”

Morgan added that he was entitled to take a check as a result of he’s thought-about “a Govt-designated important employee.”

PREVIOUSLY, MAY 3 Piers Morgan has mentioned he’ll briefly step again from presenting ITV’s flagship morning present Good Morning Britain after creating a “delicate” COVID-19 symptom.

Morgan tweeted late final evening, “On medical recommendation, and out of an abundance of warning for a gentle symptom that arose in previous 48hrs, I’ve had a check for COVID-19 and so gained’t be engaged on GMB till I get the end result again, which must be tomorrow.”


Ben Shephard and Susanna Reid will take the reins this morning.

It has been a sometimes eventful week for the outspoken host who has generated headlines in the course of the pandemic for taking the UK authorities and Donald Trump to job over their dealing with of the outbreak.

Final week, Morgan was cleared of breaching TV watchdog Ofcom’s guidelines after hundreds of viewers complained over his line of questioning of presidency ministers.