Money Saving Expert’s Martin Lewis disappointed fans when he admitted he won’t be able to take on a permanent presenter role on Good Morning Britain. Fans have been calling for him to appear alongside Susanna Reid often
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Martin Lewis has responded to a request from Good Morning Britain viewers for him to be chosen as a permanent host for the show.
The money-saving guru backed Richard Madeley on this week’s ITV breakfast show, alongside Susanna Reid, and following on from his hosting duties, fans of the show want to see Martin host. more often.
Martin impressed viewers with his interview with Health Secretary Sajid Javid yesterday, as well as his approach to the cost of living crisis, supporting those struggling with increase in energy costs.
However, he has ruled out a permanent host role on the show.
Sharing on Twitter after wrapping up his time on the ITV breakfast show today, he said: “Many kind comments on what I do @GMB longer term. Sadly, the workload & hours meant it wasn’t compatible with my day-to-day work, so I couldn’t do more. It’s a shame, as I enjoy the challenge However, being a Money Saver is my calling and where I think I have the most impact. I can’t take that risk. ”
His post was flooded with positive comments as viewers loved his fresh approach to the show.
“You are certainly a true man of the people. Many of your supporters will just sit back and enjoy but you are constantly trying to use your platform for the voiceless. The phrase National Treasure gets a lot of abuse but you definitely deserve that title”, one person wrote, as a second added: “You do great on GMB, but you do a better job and very much needed as a consumer expert. I hope we can help you take in whatever the prime minister announces tomorrow and its impact on ordinary people.”
A third person shared: “The money you’ve worked just now must be very tiring. Try to balance it with babysitting, it’s obvious how much you care about people, but don’t forget to take care of yourself. myself and my family first”.
“You’ve done a great job and it’s the perfect time to be on the @GMB during this time because your knowledge of the pressures facing doesn’t allow guests to pass interviews,” a fourth person wrote.
Another audience member went on to praise Martin and Susanna as a presenting duo.
” @MartinSLewis doing excellent work! It’s a real shame you couldn’t commit more because you and the amazing Susanna make a great team. Well done to you both,” they wrote, with another posting online: “What a shame. You are quite simply the best presenter of all the recent ones. People like you for who you are and what you do for them. ”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/martin-lewis-responds-gmb-viewers-26527717 Martin Lewis responds as GMB viewers beg him to be chosen as a permanent host