TV presenter Eamonn Holmes has been awarded an OBE for his services to broadcasting in the 2018 New Year’s Honours list.
The 58-year-old co-presented GMTV for twelve years between 1993 and 2005, before presenting Sky News Sunrise for eleven years between 2005 and 2016.
— Eamonn Holmes (@EamonnHolmes) December 29, 2017
Since 2006, he has co-hosted This Morning with his wife Ruth Langsford on Fridays and during school holidays.
— Sarah Hewson (@skynewssarah) December 29, 2017
“SO proud of my husband @EamonnHolmes All his years of broadcasting rewarded with an OBE!!! Congratulations darling x,” said Langsford.
Warmest congratulations to my friend @EamonnHolmes OBE- richly deserved!
— Alastair Stewart (@alstewitn) December 30, 2017
Well deserved @EamonnHolmes – I can’t remember a time when he wasn’t on the telly and that is a wonderful thing.
Nobody works harder at making TV for YOU…here’s to the past, the present and the future ????#OBE #NewYearsHonours https://t.co/QQ8alCjCRO
— Sarah-Jane Mee (@skysarahjane) December 29, 2017
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