This Morning fans ‘in tears’ after Spin to Win guest gives winnings to charity

This Morning fans ‘in tears’ after Spin to Win guest gives winnings to charity

July 6, 2021

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There was hardly a dry eye remaining after This Morning 's Spin to Win contestant asked Philip Schofield if she could donate £1000 of her winnings to chairty.

The caller from Newcastle had successfully bagged herself £2000 on the show.

After she'd correctly answered the goody bag question, she asked Holly Willoughby, 40, and Phil, 51, for "a favour?"

Both hosts responded at the same time: "Yes."

The lady said: "Can I ask for £500 of the erm money to be given to Parkinson's UK and also £500 to be given to Lewy Body Dementia society please?"

Phil said: "And why is that? Why did you pick those?"

She responded: "Because of my parents."

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"Are they ok?" asked Phil.

"No, they're not no but it's just to honour them," the lady replied.

"Alright, well what we're going to do, you've got your £2000 from there and we're going to give you an extra £1000 to give to your charities.

"So you're still going to get your money ok", explained Phil.

Now emotional, the caller replied: "Thank you so much."

Moments later, Twitter was brimming with comments with many fans claiming that they'd been left in tears at the contestants generosity.

"Omg crying at @thismorning that lovely lady giving her winnings to charity. Love her and Philip & holl," read one tweet.

A second said: "Oh wow @philipschof and @hollywills you've made me tearful whilst watching @thismorning Hope to be spinning the wheel soon."

Another explained:"Just cried a bit hearing that lovely lady on @thismorning donate part of her winnings to @ParkinsonsUK a charity very close to my heart too. Sending lots of love to you and your parents lovely!"

While a forth penned: "You know you're a bit hormonal when you cry at @thismornings Spin To Win. Not ok hun x"

Others praised ITV for offering up extra cash on top of her winnings.

"@thismorning what a lovely thing to do for the lady who won spin to win. Well done #ThisMorning," said one.

"I cried a bit!!! Well done @thismorning! #ThisMorning," chimed a second.

"Absolute legends @Schofe @hollywills @thismorning donating £1000 to the charity of one of the tv winners, who wanted to donate £1,000 of their winnings #ThisMorning #legends," beamed another.

This Morning airs weekdays on ITV at 10am.

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