"@SamdySonxxxxx posted: "@antanddec @itvtakeaway Dec you did yourself & Ant proud, it was a fabulous but emotional show, keep smiling. looking forward to next week".
Taking to Twitter, Dec wrote: 'Thanks for all your lovely messages tonight, they are VERY much appreciated, I'm glad you enjoyed the show.
Speaking about going it alone, Dec said in a statement: "Whilst I never thought I'd be in this position, after much discussion and careful consideration we've decided that the remaining two shows of this series of "Saturday Night Takeaway" will go ahead".
Regular support presenters Stephen Mulhern and Scarlett Moffatt also lent a helping hand as did guest announcer Stephen Merchant who also referenced Ant's absence on several occasions.
Dec then casually spoke about Ant - and their former sm:tv co-host Cat Deeley - as he explained it was Takeaway's last show in the ITV Studios they've grown up working in.
Although officially hosting solo, Dec was supported by presenter Davina McCall as part of a new segment related to McCall's own show, This Time Next Year. "I knew he would be incredible, well done @antanddec!"
He was right. Dec did do a remarkably good job of holding the format together for its 90-minute broadcast.
Sloane Stephens is heading to the Miami Open final, after rallying to beat Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 in the semifinals. The 25-year-old dropped the opening set but recovered to clinch a dramatic 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 win over the world number one.
Smith was handed his first Indian Premier League contract in 2010 as a replacement for Jesse Ryder at Royal Challengers Bangalore. He leads the New Zealand team in all formats and thus has plenty of experience as a captain.
Note 1 to Article 3 has been amended to read simply: Movement of the ball doesn't not automatically result in loss of control. The new rule doesn't mention securing a catch while going to the ground, a major source of controversy in recent seasons.
Prince Harry and Markle are to marry at St George's Chapel, within the grounds of Queen Elizabeth II's Windsor Castle residence. More details have been released by Thames Valley Police (TVP) about the royal event, which will take place on Saturday, May 19.
Beltrame intervened during the supermarket siege to take the place of a cashier Lakdim was using as a human shield. His 18-year-old girlfriend, a radicalised Muslim convert, was charged with being part of a terrorist conspiracy.
The premier has been on the ropes in recent weeks amid a scandal over the cut-price sale of government land to an Abe supporter. Takanori Kawai of the opposition Democratic Party asked the prime minister for his appraisal of Sagawa's appearance.
The Mega Millions site reported that Friday's drawing took place exactly six years since a record jackpot of $656 million was won. It's a 1 in 12,607,306 shot to win the second prize of at least $1 million by matching five numbers.
JP Morgan maintained YUM! The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 14th. It also reduced Intercontinental Exchange In (NYSE:ICE) stake by 88,695 shares and now owns 399,016 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL).
Dead Space 2 will only be available through April 30 while Assassin's Creed Syndicate will be free to download until May 15. Like all of the months before, Microsoft will be handing out four games in total: two each for Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Lack of funding has weakened the hospital network specifically dedicated to the health of veterans - a key constituency for Trump. He reported the president's "overall health is excellent" and recommended he lose "10 to 15 pounds" over the next year.
Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono speaks during an interview with Reuters at the Foreign Ministry in Tokyo, Japan March 27, 2018. However, Russian Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said, "So far, a Russian-North Korean summit is not on the agenda".
2020 census to add question on citizenship status
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Subject of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial on all charges
A Baltimore Circuit Court vacated that conviction in 2016 , citing the "ineffective assistance" of Syed's former attorney. On Thursday, CBS Baltimore reported that the Maryland Court of Special Appeals released its decision on the Adnan Syed v.
Inter-Korean high-level talks begin
He also wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that the meeting between President Xi and Kim was a "great success". It was Kim's first known trip outside North Korea since he became leader in 2011.
Mets slugger Rusty Staub dead at 73
Staub, a six-time all-star, played 23 seasons from 1963 to 1985 with Houston, Montreal, the Mets, Detroit and Texas. The Mets came close to derailing what would become a three-peat dynasty in Oakland, losing in seven games.
Karnataka poll date leak
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Riyadh, Softbank partner for US$200bn solar deal
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"Roseanne" reboot premieres to massive ratings
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Toyota RAV4 debuts with more style
The new model will make its official debut later this week at the NY and Vancouver International Auto Shows. Its new torque-vectoring all-wheel-drive system can divert 50% of engine's power to the rear wheels.