BBC Morning Live's Gethin Jones says ‘I’m in bits’ as he sends message to Welsh star

Welsh TV star Gethin Jones has said he's "in bits" as he sends a message to his fellow Welsh presenter. Gethin was very moved watching The One Show and texted Welsh host of the show Alex Jones about his feelings.

Speaking on his Instagram story, Gethin who is best known for presenting BBC's Morning Live, said: "I don't know if you saw The One Show tonight, but did you see the one big thank you? Oh my god, the director who directs Morning Live was doing The One Show tonight and he said he was bits in the script read, I just text Al to say I'm in bits. She didn't answer, she's on air, it is amazing. I just love it, it is probably my favourite feature on The One Show, proper heroes."

Gethin tuned into The One Show on Thursday, June 27 where Katie Mainwaring was surprised by Formula One driver Alex Albon as part of the one big thank you segment of the show. 12 years ago, Katie's baby, Emily, died from Edwards Syndrome.

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Her grief spurred her on to help others and she created a charity to help parents in the same situation she was in. As a huge F1 fan Katie was surprised by Alex and her reaction was priceless.

Gethin is currently enjoying time back in Wales for his nephew's birthday. In a video Gethin, who is staying at the Celtic Manor, raves about the hotel. Want less ads? Download WalesOnline’s Premium app on Apple or Android.

He says: "I've just got the Celtic Manor, about an hour ago, haven't moved from this sofa, it is like being home. I love it here, I miss it when I'm not here." Gethin, who hails from Cardiff, explained he was back in Wales to take his nephew out for his birthday.

He also shared a series of snaps of the celebrations, including visiting popular doughnut van Cardiff Dough and Co. For the latest TV & Showbiz news, sign up to our newsletter.