Dale Winton was back on hosting duties on ‘The National Lottery: In It To Win It’ on Saturday night, but his return to the BBC show had many viewers raising their concerns for the host.
Worried viewers took to Twitter after the 59-year-old presenter appeared to stumble over his words, with others voicing their concerns that he didn’t ‘look well’.
Such was the level of concern, that ‘Dale Winton’ started trending on the social media site.
Even former Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Chris Moyles tweeted asking if Dale was ok.
Is Dale Winton ok? Hope so cos he's such a lovely cheeky scamp of a man.— Chris Moyles (@ChrisMoyles) April 25, 2015
"Is Dale Winton ok? Hope so cos he's such a lovely cheeky scamp of a man.(sic)," Chris tweeted.
Fellow presenter Anna Richardson also expressed her concern, tweeting: "Gosh...I hope #DaleWinton is ok on #InItToWinIt. He looks very very uncomfortable. Anyone else noticing this?
— Anna Richardson (@AnnaRichardso) April 25, 2015ADVERTISEMENT
And other viewers of the show agreed...
What is up with Dale Winton, he does not look a well man, hope he's ok #InItToWinIt— April Durrant (@b4myt1me) April 25, 2015
Saw the tweets about Dale Winton so turned over to bbc.... hope somebody checks him over, he doesn't look right!— Kaye (@kaye09) April 25, 2015
Jeez Louise! What's happened to Dale Winton!? Poor guy hope he's ok #InItToWinIt— Gemma Oldfield (@Jaquesy1) April 25, 2015
Been saying for a while that Dale Winton looks unwell. Sad to see that put out on TV. It’s not live so surely could have canned it? #BBC1— Rich Paul (@richpaul) April 25, 2015
Dale was last seen presenting ‘The National Lottery: In It To Win It’ in 2010.
He has been on our screens for over 20 years, having first shot to fame on the ITV daytime show ‘Supermarket Sweep’ in the 90s.