Read it in full: Holly Willoughby's statement as presenter quits This Morning after 14 years

10 October 2023, 17:44 | Updated: 10 October 2023, 21:48

Holly Willoughby
Holly Willoughby. Picture: Alamy
Kieran Kelly

By Kieran Kelly

Holly Willoughby has quit This Morning after 14 years. Read her statement in full below.

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Holly Willoughby's full statement on Instagram said: "I have let ITV know today that after 14 years, I will not be returning to This Morning.

"To everyone who has ever worked on the show over the years, thank you so so much.

"This is such a difficult goodbye, you are incredible and I forever will be proud of what we've done together.

"Thank you to everyone at ITV for being supportive. To every guest who has sat on our sofa, thank you.

"Most of all, thank you to the wonderful viewers. You've been so loyal, so supportive and the very best company every day.

"Richard and Judy said 'we only look after this show, it will always belong to the viewers'. It's been an honour to just be part of its story and I know this story has many chapters left to go.

"Sadly, however, I now feel I have to make this decision for me and my family.

"I will miss you all so much.

"Holly"

Read More: From Schofield controversy to 'murder plot': Inside Holly's 'year from hell' as presenter quits This Morning

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