Ruth Langsford shares message with fans after announcing divorce from Eamonn Holmes

Ruth Langsford on the set of Loose Women
-Credit: (Image: Instagram/Ruth Langsford)


Ruth Langsford shared a positive update with fans following news of her divorce from Eamonn Holmes.

A spokesperson for the couple announced on Saturday details of their split. The pair previously presented This Morning together and have been together for nearly 14 years.

A statement read: “Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes have confirmed their marriage is over and they are in the process of divorcing.”

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GB News presenter and Northern Ireland broadcaster Eamonn and Loose Women star Ruth, who married in June 2010, have one son, Jack, who was born in 2002.

Eamonn also has three children, Declan, Rebecca and Niall, from his first marriage.

After the shock split, Ruth on Sunday took to Instagram. She posted two Instagram stories - one walking her dog Maggie and another with her mum.

Ruth said: "Enjoying the little bit of sunshine we got today".

Ruth Langsford's first post on social media following news of the split
Ruth Langsford's first post on social media following news of the split -Credit:Instagram/Ruth Langsford

Eamonn presented Channel 5 programmes with Langsford including How The Other Half Lives, Do The Right Thing With Eamonn And Ruth and Eamonn And Ruth’s 7 Year Itch.

Ruth and Eamonn, both 64, first began presenting ITV daytime programme This Morning together in 2006, before leaving the programme in 2021 and being replaced by Dermot O’Leary and Alison Hammond.

In the 2018 New Year Honours, he became an OBE for services to broadcasting and was congratulated by Ruth, who called him her “darling”.

Eamonn, who has also fronted coverage on GMTV and Sky News’ Sunrise, launched Breakfast With Eamonn And Isabel on GB News in January 2022.

Ruth regularly presents Loose Women, having begun on the show in the 1990s.

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