Phillip Schofield apology read out on This Morning

This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford read out an apology from Phillip Schofield after he presented the Prime Minister with a list of alleged child abusers live on air yesterday.

Schofield was absent from today's edition of This Morning as he and co-host Holly Willoughby hand over presenting duties to Eamonn Holmes and his wife each Friday.

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ITV pay compensation to McAlpine

ITV and Phillip Schofield have agreed to pay £125,000 to Conservative peer Lord McAlpine to settle his libel claim, after an incident on the This Morning programme in November.