Ben Shephard emotionally shared his heartbreak over not being able to hug his mom after being reunited together with her after the lockdown guidelines had been eased.
The 45 12 months outdated TV presenter stated it was “awful” not being able to contact his mom as they met for a sport of golf just lately.
Speaking on Good Morning Britain on Wednesday 27 May, Ben was tasked with asking visitor Dr Mark Porter viewers’ questions on the easing of the lockdown.
During the present, he stated: “A question for Jenny here, who’s messaged into us…”
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Ben then turned his consideration to his mom and stated: “And, additionally for my mum.
“I used to be able to see my mum socially distanced, we had a pleasant sport of golf and it was pretty to see her.
“It was awful not being able to give her a hug though.”
Ben, who recently told celebrity guests to shut up on Tipping Point, stated: “But, also my mum has lost a couple of teeth – they’ve fallen out during lockdown, she’s now lisping in quite a cute way.”
Ben’s co-presenter Charlotte Hawkins then joked: “Has she been eating too many sweets?”
To which Ben laughed and stated: “If only.”
Like many people, dad of two Ben has been separated from his mom amid the coronavirus lockdown.
Despite his upset at not being able to hug his mum, Ben recently did reveal his joy at seeing his GMB colleague Kate Garraway smile again as she appeared in a video cheering for the NHS, which she shared on her Instagram.
As he hosted GMB final week, Ben and Charlotte remarked on how completely satisfied Kate seemed as she took half within the Clap For Carers occasion together with her youngsters, Darcey and William, whereas Kate’s husband Derek stays in intensive care preventing the coronavirus.
Charlotte defined: “It’s good to see that see that she had a smile on her face.
“Everyone has got their fingers crossed, everyone is sending them so much love, they’re all in our thoughts and prayers at the moment and keeping everything crossed that Derek will pull through and everything will be okay.”
Ben then joked: “She’s nonetheless hoarding although, you possibly can see she’s nonetheless hoarding. She’s obtained a site visitors cone in her entrance drive.
“It is lovely like you say to see that smile because we don’t see enough of it.”
Kate’s husband Derek is in intensive care battling with coronavirus. She gave an replace on his situation as she posted the video of herself and her youngsters applauding the NHS.
She wrote alongside the clip: “the journey for me and my family seems to be far from over as everyday my heart sinks as I learn new & devastating ways this virus has more battles for Derek to fight. But he is still HERE & so there is still hope.” [sic]