The internet reacts to the cancellation of ITV’s Jeremy Kyle Show

The Jeremy Kyle Show has been suspended by ITV after a guest died one week after filming an episode.

ITV said filming had been suspended and all episodes of the show, which began in 2005, have been taken off the broadcaster’s on-demand service, the ITV Hub.

Here’s what the broadcaster said.

‘Everyone at ITV and The Jeremy Kyle Show is shocked and saddened at the news of the death of a participant in the show a week after the recording of the episode they featured in and our thoughts are with their family and friends.

‘The Jeremy Kyle Show has been broadcast since 2005 and includes guests who clash over personal issues, such as extramarital affairs, addiction and family conflicts, in front of a studio audience.’

And to say people had strong feelings about the show, well, that’s probably a bit of an understatement. Here’s just a flavour of how the internet reacted.

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And just in the interests of balance and all that, there was this.