PUBLISHED: 00:01, Sun, Oct 4, 2020 | UPDATED: 22:31, Sun, Oct 4, 2020
Kate Garraway, 53, who presents Good Morning Britain on ITV, told her Instagram followers she had been to visit her husband Derek Draper in hospital today while he remains in intensive care. The Smooth Radio presenter shared an uplifting message which she says "spoke to her" during these "grim times".
Keep fighting for the good
Kate's husband Derek has been in intensive care for seven months now, after contracting coronavirus back in March.
The presenter has continued to keep her followers and friends updated on Derek's health condition on GMB and social media throughout lockdown.
Today, Kate revealed one discovery she came across while on Derek's hospital ward that has proven to keep her going.
In view of her 945,000 Instagram followers, the TV star posted a picture of a whiteboard filled with motivational and kind messages for those visiting patients.
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Kate Garraway talks 'grim times' with new update (Image: PA)
Kate Garraway's discovery on Derek Draper's hospital ward (Image: Kate Garraway Instagram)
The message read: "To all beautiful/handsome creatures this is for you...
"Don't give up on this year. Keep fighting for the good. Keep showing up. Keep loving. Keep giving back. Keep being kind. Keep being brave. Keep on caring. Keep trying new things. Keep showing grace. Keep on. The world needs you to believe in the good."
The message finished with: "2021 is coming... hold on. Smile," followed by a smiley face.
Kate went on to share: "Written on a whiteboard on Derek’s ward to spur on staff and patients - not sure if have walked passed it before or it's new, but definitely spoke to me today.
Kate Garraway gives update on Derek's health (Image: Kate Garraway Instagram)
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