Kate Garraway says Alison Hammond ‘texted her everyday’ during ‘difficult time’

Good Morning Britain star Kate Garraway has opened up about the support that Alison Hammond gave her throughout her husband Derek's illness.

Her husband Derek was rushed to hospital in 2020 after testing positive for coronavirus.

He remains one of the worst affected living Covid patients in the UK after spending 13 months in hospital.

Kate spoke about it on Thursday's (6 October) episode of DNA Journey, where she explained to viewers that Derek fell ill during the pandemic.

She explained that she and Alison both had a "difficult time" in 2020 but Alison was always there for her and "texted me everyday" just to check that she was alright.

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