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Piers Morgan does not approve of Susanna Reid’s off-camera wardrobe

Reid said she takes a ‘relaxed’ approach when she is not in the studio.

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Susanna Reid is known for her polished appearance on the TV show (Ian West/PA)

Susanna Reid is known for her polished appearance on the TV show (Ian West/PA)

Susanna Reid is known for her polished appearance on the TV show (Ian West/PA)

Piers Morgan has criticised his Good Morning Britain co-host Susanna Reid’s “slovenly” approach to her off-camera appearance.

Reid, 47, said she makes no effort when she is not in the studio and would even do the school run in her pyjamas.

“Unless I’m in work I have no make-up on,  I do not have my hair done, I walk around in my onesie, I make no effort whatsoever,” she said on the show.

Morgan did not approve, saying: “You actually said to me once you would wear your pyjamas to pick your kids up from school. I find that horrific.”

He called the approach “slovenly”, saying: “You can’t go to pick up your kids from school without your make-up, looking rough in a onesie!”

Reid, who is known for her polished appearance on the ITV show, replied that she was “standing up for the slovenly – I just think, relax, and don’t put yourself under pressure.”

The debate was sparked by Nancy Dell’Olio, who had said women should make more effort with their appearance.

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“Not only British women, women (in general),” she said.

And she added: “Some people think, to be taken seriously, they have to look like men.”

She branded Britain “quite a sexist country and a very masculine country”.

And asked if England could win the World Cup, the ex of former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson replied:  “You can!”


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