Princess Diana: Fiona Phillips recalls breaking news of death to Britain
Appearing on today’s edition of Good Morning Britain, Fiona, 56, spoke about waking up to the tragic news 20 years ago and being called into work for a special programme to cover the event.
She told her former GMTV co-star Eamonn Holmes, with whom she hosted that Princess Diana programme, how she had had to fight back her own emotions and maintain a professional manner throughout the show.
Fiona explained: “Well, my husband was then GMTV’s chief correspondent got the call first saying Diana’s been involved in a car crash and he woke me up. No one could believe it at the time.
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