With the divisive presenter having now left, who will ITV recruit to sit in his old seat?
It turns out not everyone's family history is quite as gripping as Danny Dyer's.
The couple will be replaced by Alison Hammond and Dermot O'Leary in the new year.
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Alison Hammond and Dermot O’Leary are taking over from the husband and wife presenting duo on Fridays.
The pair will host the ITV daytime show each Friday, with Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford continuing to present in the school holidays.
Over the weekend it was reported Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes could be about to lose their usual Friday morning slot.
"Oh no, what have you dug up now?"
We should demand better and no longer tolerate appearing on platforms where our experiences are constantly minimised, writes Leah Sinclair.
Fortunately, viewers seemed to see the funny side of the gaffe.
Simon Calder was also challenged by presenters Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes.