Good Morning Britain viewers have been left divided as they tuned into the present on Monday. The ITV information programme has undergone a shake-up with Richard Madeley again and internet hosting within the studio whereas Susanna Reid reported dwell from the Polish-Ukrainian border.
The information of the change was introduced by Susanna on Sunday (April 24) and marks her return after weeks away. Having travelled to the area with a small crew yesterday on Saturday, the 51-year-old presenter tweeted yesterday: “Tomorrow I am @gmb in Poland with a special interview with Amelia and her mum Lilia.
“The 7-year-old who sang ‘Let It Go’ within the Kyiv bomb shelter has grow to be an emblem of her nation. And I’ll be reporting from the Polish-Ukrainian border dwell from 6am Monday #GMB.”
In an ad for the special programme, Susanna said: “Her voice was heard around the world. Join me as I meet Amelia and bring Good Morning Britain to you live from the Polish border with Ukraine.
“Where lives have been shattered, households fleeing the conflict – all hoping they’ll go house quickly. We’re dwell from Poland tomorrow on Good Morning Britain.”
Appearing live from Medyka, one of the busiest of the border crossings as people continue to flee the war-torn country two months since Russia’s invasion began, Susanna opened Monday’s show by saying: “As I converse this morning air raid sirens are sounding throughout Ukraine, together with in Lviv.”
She then spoke to translator Natalia whose family are in the city, in western Ukraine around 70 kilometers from the border with Poland. She said her life ‘is no longer normal and it’s very hard to imagine what the future holds’.
Meanwhile, Richard, 65, hosted the remainder of the programme from ITV’s London studios. He spoke in regards to the newest information together with Emmanuel Macron beating his rival Marine Le Pen to grow to be the primary French President in 20 years to win a second time period in workplace in addition to claims that Sue Gray’s Partygate report will probably be so ‘damning for Boris Johnson’.
However, GMB viewers had been divided over the change.
@KyleSew2112 tweeted: “Please don’t tell me it’s just Richard Madeley presenting today, this is the stuff of nightmares #gmb.”
“I can do #GMB if it’s NOT got #Madeley on .. switched over as soon as I heard his voice,” @jo31070 mentioned.
@generalbigun requested: “@susannareid100 is it really necessary for you to broadcast from Poland ? #GMB.”
“There’s absolutely no reason for her [Susanna] to be there? That’s what the correspondents are for? Is it gonna be this all morning?” @JamesDawson911 commented.
Whereas @johnhorneartist mentioned: “Fantastic reporting from Poland this morning Susanna, its a credit to you as a brilliant journalist/Presenter that you are. Its apprecaited in what your doing out there on GMB, its so heartbreaking what’s happening in Ukraine. Take care out there and stay safe.”
“Susanna Reid on @GMB this morning and already the program has a more professional holding to account feel to it!” @brent945 shared.
@Michell52660541 mentioned: “@susannareid100 interviews are heartbreaking this morning. Shes a fantastic journalist.”