Ben Shephard has made a transferring tribute to a Tipping Level contestant who died after filming for the present.
Yesterday’s pre-recorded episode featured a contestant referred to as Alan, who sadly died earlier than the programme hit our screens.
The retired thriller shopper from Glasgow, who didn’t get previous the primary spherical, was additionally joined by contestants Angie, Chris and Kerry on the quiz present.
Taking to Twitter to ship his condolences to Alan’s household, host Ben penned: ‘We had been so very unhappy to listen to about Alan’s passing, he was such a gent and nice enjoyable on Tipping Level.
‘I do know the household had been eager that his episode might be loved by everybody as a lot as he loved being part of it! My deepest sympathies to Alan’s spouse and their household.’
Ben Shephard paid a transferring tribute (Image: ITV)
ITV additionally paid a heartfelt tribute to Alan on Twitter, as they shared a snap of him and his fellow contestants on the day of the present.
They captioned the picture: ‘After the recording of at this time’s programme, we spoke with Alan’s household who shared the unhappy information of his passing.
Alan died earlier than his episode aired (Image: ITV)
‘Everybody at Tipping Level want to prolong their sincerest sympathies.’
Tipping Level viewers additionally took to social media to pay their respects to Alan and his household.
One tweeted: ‘I hope seeing him having fun with being part of the present brings some consolation to all who knew him. RIP Alan.’
Whereas one other commented: ‘My ideas are with the household of Alan. RIP Alan!!’
One added: ‘Unhappy information, ideas and prayers to Alan’s household and associates.’
‘Deepest condolences to Alan’s household,’ one other tweeted.
Tipping Level airs every day at 4pm on ITV.