“Following a number of discussions Channel 4 and Minnow Films have had with him in relation to his personal conduct it has become clear that our views and values are not aligned and we will not be working with him again.”
Ant followed up his announcement with the comment: “Stay positive.”
Many of his fans flocked to his post to share their thoughts.
Tipping Point host Ben Shephard wrote: “Have loved every minute @antmiddleton we’ll miss watching you on the show but will look forward to what’s coming next!”
Another commented: “Gutted you’re leaving Ant, you’ve been an inspiration, whatever you choose to do next good luck!”