But there were those who believed that he was still “fear spreading”, telling him to “wind your neck in” and quizzed him about his own donations to help with coronavirus relief.
Last week, Piers made an extremely generous offer which won him the respect of many around the nation.
Speaking on the breakfast show, he said: “I will say now to any health worker during the future of this crisis, however long it lasts, if any of you get a parking ticket at a hospital where you’re working, I will pay it for you.
“I will pay it and I will then go to the Government and have the battle, you don’t get involved.
“Send it in to Good Morning Britain and I will pay the parking ticket if that is what it takes.”
Good Morning Britain continues weekdays at 6am on ITV.