Lorraine Kelly replaced on her morning show after testing positive for Covid-19
Carol Vorderman has stepped in to replace Lorraine Kelly on her ITV show after the presenter tested positive for Covid-19.
Kelly, 62, tweeted early on Monday morning saying the virus had “finally got me” and she had returned a positive result over the weekend.
“Thanks to the vaccine it’s not too bad and I hope to be back at work very soon,” she wrote.
“Huge thanks to @carolvorders who will be hosting @lorraine until I’m back.”
Kelly did not confirm when she will return to her eponymous daytime programme.
Vorderman, 61, told viewers that Kelly had caught “the dreaded you know what” and wished her a “speedy recovery”.
The former Countdown co-host then joked: “I didn’t look like this at five o’clock this morning, that is for sure.”