Daybreak: Adrian Chiles slams ITV for Daybreak dumping


“I’m angry, upset and acutely embarrassed” Adrian Chiles slams ITV for Daybreak dumping

Says he and Bleakley were promised they would leave “with their dignity intact”

Furious: Adrian Chiles has slammed his bosses at ITV for his sudden axeing from Daybreak

Furious: Adrian Chiles has slammed his bosses at ITV for his sudden axeing from Daybreak

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“What a nice surprise”: Christine Bleakley tweeted about the news this morning

Sour mood: Chiles looked grim as he watched the Bromwich Albion and Bolton Wanderers game today at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich

Sour mood: Chiles looked grim as he watched the Bromwich Albion and Bolton Wanderers game today at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich

Christine Bleakley and Adrian Chiles joined ITV in a blaze of publicity last year on 1 million-a-year deals

Surpirse: It emerged this morning that Bleakley and Chiles are to leave Daybreak in a matter of weeks

Christine Bleakley

Christine Bleakley”s WAG lifestyle was unpopular with viewers

Adrian Chiles will continue to present ITV

Adrian Chiles will continue to present ITV”s football coverage

Axed: It is understood the presenting pair have been informed of the decision they would both be leaving the show

Axed: It is understood the presenting pair have been informed of the decision they would both be leaving the show

Bleakley, seen here with footballer fiancee Frank Lampard, will replace Holly Willoughby as presenter of Dancing On Ice in January

Bleakley, seen here with footballer fiancee Frank Lampard, will replace Holly Willoughby as presenter of Dancing On Ice in January

No laughing matter: Daybreak only gets around half the viewers of its breakfast rival on BBC

No laughing matter: Daybreak only gets around half the viewers of its breakfast rival on BBC