Piers Morgan offered new job by Andrew Neil who says he’d be an asset to GB News

Piers Morgan was today offered a new job by Andrew Neil after his shock resignation from Good Morning Britain.

The chairman of the incoming television news channel GB News this afternoon said he would be “delighted” to have a conversation with Mr Morgan.

Mr Neil told told BBC it was a loss for ITV – saying many viewers had tuned in for the controversial host. 

He said: “Well, Piers would be a huge asset to GB news and we’ll definitely look at that.

“We haven’t started any negotiations yet.

“We would certainly be delighted to talk to him if he’s up for it.”

GB news is a British news channel set to launch this year and Neil has confirmed the channel will launch sometime in March 2021.