‘WHY DID I HAVE TO LEAVE?’ (CONTINUED…)
Following Ofcom’s verdict, ITV stated Piers’ co-star Susanna Reid, as effectively as “programme makers”, had offered the “stability and context” that was “key in mitigating in opposition to the potential for hurt and offence attributable to Piers”.
However the 56-year-old stated in a livid tweet: “Hmmm, ITV have simply put out a press release saying I solely received the Ofcom case in opposition to Princess Pinocchio as a result of my colleagues expressed completely different opinions to mine.
“That’s not what the Ofcom report says in its conclusion. I recommend ITV reads it once more.”
And he hit out once more in a column for the Mail On-line.
He wrote: “I used to be reliably knowledgeable lately that Meghan Markle wrote on to my ITV boss, Dame Carolyn McCall, the night time earlier than I used to be pressured out, demanding my head on a plate.
“Apparently, she confused that she was writing to Dame Carolyn personally as a result of they had been each ladies and moms, a nauseating taking part in of the gender and maternity card if ever there was one.
“What has the world come to when a whiny, fork-tongued actress can dictate who presents a morning tv information programme?”