Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby made a surprise return to TV screens tonight for an emotional farewell.
The This Morning presenters were seen together on screen for the first time since Holly left for this year’s I’m A Celebrity.
But they featured in a pre-recorded special, The London Studios: Home of the Stars, to say goodbye to their old home.
Holly admitted it was a "sad day" as they filmed their last episode of This Morning in their Soutbank home before moving to White City.
She said: "There is an energy in this building. you will be able to hear the laughter in the halls for years to come."
Holly and Phil had to bid farewell to the studios
The This Morning hosts spoke about their fond memories
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The presenters were caught on camera trying to steal items from the set to remember the studio by.
Holly wanted to get her hands on the clock, while Phillip wanted the studio sign and joked about nabbing a camera.
Holly admitted: "We shouldn’t be saying this on telly. Now when they know that goes they know it will be me."
They filmed one last intro link
This Morning used to be filmed on the Southbank
The ITV special was presented by X Factor host Dermot O’Leary, who got his first break in Studio 3 where Lorraine and Loose Women were filmed.
A host of famous faces took part in the show to speak about their memories of the much-loved studio.
This included Saturday Night Live star Ben Elton, Good Morning Britain host Susanna Reid and This Morning presenters Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford.
Phillip wanted to take a keepsake
The London Studios were much-loved by those who worked there
Phillip broke This Morning viewers’ hearts last month by confessing he won’t be back on screen with Holly Willoughby until 2019.
The This Morning presenter revealed that co-host Holly wouldn’t be able to get back to the show before Christmas.
Holly, who replaced Ant McPartlin this year, was a massive hit in the jungle alongside Dec Donnelly and is getting a well earned rest before gracing our screens again.
Phillip explained that the first time they will be back together will be on next year’s opening episode of Dancing On Ice.
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield will be back together on Dancing On Ice
However, speaking to Mirror Online, Phillip revealed that he WILL reunite with Holly before Christmas – but not as you may expect.
He told us: "We are planning on going out for a drink when she gets back and has got over her jet lag. The plan is before Christmas when she comes back we go out for a drink.
"The first time we present together will actually be on Dancing On Ice."
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Phillip also revealed what Holly will be up to on her break.
The presenter said: "By the time she comes back we’re almost into Christmas.
"And I think because she’s been away for such a long time and she’s a mum she’s got her Christmas to organise as well."
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