Susanna Reid has said she has been through an "emotional time" since splitting with her partner Dominic Cotton.

The presenter, who left BBC Breakfast for ITV to front new show Good Morning Britain, recently split from Dominic after 16 years together. .

She told Woman magazine: "It's nice having some time off with the boys. It's been an emotional time but we're working things out, and hopefully it'll be for the best."

However, Susanna, who was a runner up in last year's Strictly Come Dancing, said that she was looking forward to getting stuck in to her new job.

She said: "I'm just aiming to create a great programme that the viewers love."