Eamonn Holmes has been slated by This Morning viewers after he decided to call a couple who have been married for 70 years ‘dying breed’.
The pair where appearing on the show to talk about their long marriage together when Holmes made the comments about Geoff Bancroft, 87, and his 88-year-old wife June, from Moulton, Cheshire.
Listerning to his comments one person tweeted:
‘Eamonn called them a dying breed? Really Eamon. You suffer a real case of foot in mouth, don’t you? ‘.
While another said:
‘First he says to a 70 year married couple ‘usually one dies or passes on’ then calls them a ‘dying breed’,’
Twitter was kick to erupt with comments and opinions about what Eamonn had to say.