“And just to see him handing out those hugs and being very compassionate and very gentle and calm because he’s the calm one at our house and I’m the one that vibrates at a much higher frequency and runs around,” Tess laughed.
She added: “So he’s the calm one and it was lovely to see those qualities reaffirmed.
“And just enjoying him sharing that compassionate side that he has with everybody.”
Vernon finished in third place on I’m A Celebrity, while Giovanna Fletcher became the Queen of the Castle, with Jordan North finishing as the runner-up.
Read the full Tess Daly interview in the April issue of Women’s Health UK, on sale from 3rd March.