Alison and Dermot odds-on to permanently 'replace' Holly and Phillip after queue jump row


"Like hundreds of accredited broadcasters and journalists, we were given official permission to access the hall," Holly said.

"It was strictly for the purposes of reporting on the event for millions of people in the UK who haven’t been able to visit Westminster in person.

"The rules were we would be quickly escorted around the edges to a platform at the back.

"In contrast, those paying respects walked around a carpeted area beside the coffin and were given time to pause.

"None of the journalists or broadcasters there took anyone’s place in the queue and no one passed by the Queen."

This Morning airs weekdays at 10am on ITV.

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