Kate Garraway Says It Was “Emotional Few Days” Before Updating Fans On Derek Draper


Kate Garraway has confirmed that she will return to Good Morning Britain on Tuesday morning alongside her co-host Ben Shephard.She also revealed that she would “hopefully” give viewers an update on her husband Derek Draper, who remains in the hospital, following a long and deadly battle with the coronvirus that has left her. led to a coma.

Appearing in a good mood, Kate posted a cute pic with Ben as they wore silly mouth masks.

She wrote alongside, “So I can’t wait to see you all on @gmb tomorrow morning (we’re going to lose the weird masks, don’t worry).

Kate posted a photo with her GMB co-host Ben Shephard

“After a few emotional days, I hope … will have an update for you on Derek.” See you at 6 am with @benshephardofficial, ”she added, fingers crossed emojis.

One disciple wrote: “Well done Kate, you are doing so well and making Derek so proud”.

“It’s so good to see you again Kate that it hasn’t been the same without you.” Stay strong, ”added another.

Derek Draper recently woke up from his medical coma

A third gushed out: “Shiny Aww Kate can’t wait 2 hear !! Big show 2day xxx ”.

Derek has been in hospital since March after catching coronavirus.

While he had since been cured of the deadly virus, it wreaked havoc on his body and he was put into a induced coma.

Kate Garraway made a promise to her son Billy

He is now diabetic and has clots in his lungs and holes in his heart.

Derek recently began to wake up from his coma Kate says he still has a long way to go and that she took 14 weeks off GMB while her husband was ill.

She recently explained what it was like for her son Billy to celebrate his 11th birthday so badly with his father.

Kate Garraway threw a birthday party for her son Billy while his father Derek stayed in the hospital

She revealed that her young son was understandably “emotional” not to have his father with him.

But she told Billy that they could do it all over again once her dad got home.

“He was also emotional of course, but I said we were going to do it all again when Derek comes back,” she said.

* Good Morning Britain airs weekdays on ITV at 6 a.m.


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