Fans rushed to comment on the post, as one person said: “I never understood why anyone wouldn’t love @stephbreakfast. So bubbly, so charming and such a lovely accent. Along with the other BBC Breakfast girls, she was a magical sunrise every morning and I miss her so much.”
Another person commented: “Charming…Steph, you are already missed. Great north east humour and prepared to put yourself out there. You are a star. Keep smiling and laughing.”
“Don’t worry about people like this there are lots of people who love you and miss you,” a social media user commented.
While another person added: “Well I missed you. Breath of fresh air, always full of energy and humour!”