Piers Morgan fans complain to Ofcom about Alex Beresford

GMB has been hit by a number of Ofcom complaints after Piers Morgan was replaced by Alex Beresford last week.

ITV viewers struggled when Alex co-starred with Kate Garraway on Friday’s March 26th edition – just a few weeks after bumping into Piers.

The couple were famous for their comments on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.


Piers Morgan fans have complained to Ofcom (Credit: SplashNews.com)

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After Alex’s appearance as a co-host, the show was hit with 28 complaints.

An Ofcom spokesman told ED !: “We are reviewing complaints against our broadcasting rules, but we have yet to decide whether or not to investigate.”

ED! asked ITV for a comment.

When did Alex Beresford perform at GMB?

The star was on the program last Friday and admitted that he was glad to be back.

During the show, Kate said, “And you’ve had some turbulent times too, Alex. It’s nice to have you here, it is very much.”

Alex then replied, “It’s nice to be back.”

Kate Garraway on GMB
Alex performed alongside Kate Garraway on GMB (Credit: ITV)

However, his appearance left some viewers on Twitter split.

One tweeted: “When Alex showed up, he switched to the BBC. Miss Piers. “

A second shared: “As soon as Alex Beresford came, I contacted the BBC. He should have left when Piers did. “

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But others were happy to see Alex behind the GMB desk.

One viewer shared: “Dear Alex this morning. Carry on, Piers is gone. “

In addition, another wrote: “Dear Alex than Piers, well done GMB, I’m back from the BBC.”

Piers Morgan defended his attack on GMB after storming the off-set
Piers and Alex had a fiery discussion (Credit: ITV)

Piers Morgan slams his former colleague

In the meantime, it comes shortly after Piers hit Alex in his last time Mail column.

In the long play, he accused the weather expert of “trying to make a name for himself” while they were on screen.

In addition, he claimed his feelings were hurt by the collision, having previously offered Alex career advice.

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When he talked about her spit, he said: “I didn’t want to sit there and take it off one of my own teams, especially someone I did everything I could to help when they asked me for advice on their career. “

He also referred to Alex as “GMB’s occasional backup weatherman”.

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