BBC Breakfast’s Sally Nugent disappears from show as replacement eyes up rival job move

BBC Breakfast’s Sally Nugent has disappeared from today’s show.

The journalist, 51 – who presents the programme every Monday to Wednedayhas been replaced by Nina Warhurst this morning.

BBC Breakfast's Sally Nugent wasn't on this morning's show - and her replacement is eyeing up another job

BBC Breakfast’s Sally Nugent wasn’t on this morning’s showand her replacement is eyeing up another jobCrédito: Pensilvania
Nina Warhurst stepped in for Sally Nugent today on BBC Breakfast

Nina Warhurst stepped in for Sally Nugent today on BBC BreakfastCrédito: BBC

Nina, 42, and co-host Jon Kay, 53, began Wednesday’s instalment of BBC Breakfast by discussing the headlines that have hit the news over the past 24 horas.

One of those was how Matt Lucas, 48, dramáticamente quit Bake Off anoche, saying itbecame clearhe could no longer host the Channel 4 show.

As they showed clips of the TV star digging into some tasty treats on the show, Nina made it clear she would be up for nabbing the new role for herself.

BBC Breakfast showed some clips of Matt on the show tasting the tasty treats that the contestants had baked.

Nina confessed: “I am always available for tasting cake

Just the cake eating bit.

Jon replied: “Not so much the work bit, just the eating bit?”

No just the eating,” Nina confirmed.

Matt took joined GBBO en 2020 to present the programme alongside Noel Fielding.

He took over the role from Sandi Toksvig, who had been on the show since 2017.

los Fantasy Football League presenter announced the news on Twitter.

Mate tuiteó: “Farewell Bake Off! It’s been a delicious experience and I can’t imagine a more fun way of spending my summers.

But it’s become clear to me that I can’t present both Fantasy Football League and Bake Off alongside all my other projects.

“Entonces, after three series and 51 episodios, I am cheerfully passing the baguette on to someone else.

I would like to give my warmest thanks and gratitude to everyone at Love Productions and Channel 4 and to Noelipops, Paul, Dame Prue, the crew and, por supuesto, the wonderful bakers for welcoming me into the tent.

I wish whoever takes over the very best and I can’t wait to tune into the next series without already knowing who won!”

Matt with co-host Noel Fielding

Matt with co-host Noel FieldingCrédito: Canal 4 / Producciones de amor / Mark Bourdillon
Matt joined the Channel 4 show in 2020

Matt joined the Channel 4 show in 2020