Lorraine Kelly urges former Countdown star Carol Vorderman to become new host

6/28/2022 8:00:00 AM

Carol was on Countdown for 26 years.

Ever since Anne Robinson announced she was leaving Countdown a year after becoming host, speculation has been mounting over who will take on the mantle next...

Carol was on Countdown for 26 years.

.On Monday’s Lorraine, Carol was interviewed in the ITV studio alongside her Celebrity Gogglebox co-star Gyles Brandreth, when the subject of Countdown’s future was raised.‘There’s a vacancy on Countdown. You could come back as the host! I think it would be a great thing to do. Don’t you?’ Lorraine exclaimed.

‘Well…’ Carol responded, sounding uncertain over the prospect.The 61-year-old went on to express how ‘special’ she found her time on the game show, having worked alongside the first host, the late Richard Whiteley, for over two decades.Lorraine has backed Carol to take on the role (Picture: Channel 4/ITV/Rex)

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On Monday’s Lorraine, Carol was interviewed in the ITV studio alongside her Celebrity Gogglebox co-star Gyles Brandreth, when the subject of Countdown’s future was raised. ‘There’s a vacancy on Countdown. Giuliani, a recent focus of the Jan. You could come back as the host! I think it would be a great thing to do. The former NUFC striker scoring 11 goals in La Liga in both 2019/20 and 2020/21, then having his best ever league season in his career, scoring 14 goals in the league in 2021/22. Don’t you?’ Lorraine exclaimed. The incident happened around 3:30 p. ‘Well…’ Carol responded, sounding uncertain over the prospect. “Looking to the future, there is a place for exciting, perhaps shorter, events that portray Harrogate and North Yorkshire in a good light, nationally and throughout the world,” he continued.

The 61-year-old went on to express how ‘special’ she found her time on the game show, having worked alongside the first host, the late Richard Whiteley, for over two decades. Police sources said the 78-year-old was slapped in the back and refused medical attention. However, despite now aged 32, no surprise that there were plenty of clubs interested in the one-time forward. Lorraine has backed Carol to take on the role (Picture: Channel 4/ITV/Rex) Plenty of people are wondering who’ll become the next host (Picture: Rachel Joseph/Channel 4) ‘I loved my time with Richard particularly, you know. We laughed and laughed and laughed,’ she recollected. The circumstances that preceded the slap were not immediately clear. ‘Everyone who watched, we never ever said the word “viewer” – they were “Countdowners”. And it was a family, and it was a very special time and a long time. Get the NECN app for. “It would be beneficial when commissioning similar evaluation studies to try to ensure the output included insights that were beneficial to as many local organisations as possible, with particular consideration given to the scope for the work,” it added.

So I call that old Countdown, previous Countdown.’ Carol has cherished memories with Richard, who died in 2005 (Picture: Avalon/Getty Images) Gyles then piped in to say that he believes Carol is someone ‘who likes to do new things’, just like him. ‘You’re both similar in that, you like new challenges,’ Lorraine agreed, as Carol replied: ‘I love a new challenge!’ Carol recently sparked speculation of a Countdown return when she shared a cryptic post, teasing her Instagram followers by saying: ‘On my way to work……can’t wait to tell you what it is….’ .