Lucy Verasamy: ‘Big deal’ ITV weather star reveals how Michael Palin ‘made her year’

Lucy Verasamy, 39, has been engaged on ITV as a weather forecaster for nearly 10 years.

But the star admitted she doesn’t get starstruck by anybody anymore, till she noticed Sir Michael Palin, 76.

Speaking to The Sports Edit about folks she has met through the years, she spilled: “Just a few folks stroll by the ITV doorways – and I normally do a second take if that person was a giant deal after I was youthful.

“I met Michael Palin just a few months in the past – that made my 12 months!”

She continued: “A friend invited me to a talk about his travels. He was funny and fascinating.”

Back in April, Lucy couldn’t include her pleasure at being within the presence of Sir Michael at Mr Fogg’s Residence in London.

The ITV weather star uploaded a sequence of pictures to her Instagram of the tv presenter following her night out.

Lucy was received over by the journey documentary maker and alongside a snap of the Monty Python star, Lucy stated: “Monday evening with Michael Palin. Year made.”

Sharing the identical picture to her account, the Good Morning Britain weather favorite stated the night was “insightful and entertaining”.

“Monday night with Michael Palin,” she captioned the submit.

“Wonderful witty anecdotes & stories of his travels – mostly off camera. Insightful & entertaining.”

She added: “Felt like I had a golden ticket! Year made @mrfoggsgb.”

In one other add, Lucy posted an image of Michael Palin Around The World in 80 Days DVD.

She wrote: “This may have been a Christmas gift…”

Lucy continued: “Insightful, entertaining: the issues the digital camera didn’t see…

“Thanks for internet hosting @mrfoggsgb.”

Also within the interview, Lucy revealed the key to her toned physique.

“I walk everywhere and I don’t have a car.” she divulged.

“I love hiking too and went to the Swiss Alps on a hiking trip earlier this summer.”

Good Morning Britain airs weekdays on ITV from 6am.

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