Good Morning Britain host Ben Shephard has hailed his co-star Kate Garraway and said it is an "honour" and "privilege" to work alongside her.
The 46 year old opened up on his close relationship with GMB co-host Kate, 54, after she was awarded the TRIC Special Award for her heartbreaking ITV documentary, Finding Derek, which chronicled her husband Derek Draper's year-long battle with coronavirus.
Ben, who has known Kate since 1999, revealed exclusively to OK! how their friendship has been a "constant" throughout his TV career.
Speaking about his close relationship with Kate at the TRIC ceremony, which was held in partnership with OK!, Ben said: "I have known Kate since 1999 when I first started at GMTV.Read more on ok.co.uk