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Dermot O & Leary had an uncomfortable encounter with Ant and Dec after the NTA dispute

The presenters Dermot O & Leary and Ant and Dec plan a meeting after their uncomfortable disputes over the National Television Awards this year.

Geordie's hosts wished Dermot a "happy retirement" as they won the Best Presenter Gong for the eighteenth year in a row, accepting their prize through the video link of the studies Got Talent de Gran Britain.

His digging took place after Dermot earlier joked that he had left the show if the couple again won the likes of Holly Willoughby, Philip Schofield and Bradley Walsh this year, despite the great rest of the show company

However, speaking on the podcast of linked series, by Emma Bullimore and Mark Jefferies, Dermot revealed that he had no difficult feelings towards the stars of Saturday Night Takeaway.

Dermot insists that he is still a close friend of Ant and Dec

"The NTAs were great fun and that's a joke I've been doing for the past five years," he said.

"I sent messages to Ant and Dec about 20 minutes after the show. I just said" thanks for that "and they went" we could not resist it, let's have dinner in a couple of weeks ".

While Dermot insists that the excavation was just a light-hearted gag, Ant called it "silly" before commenting, and revealed that he apologized immediately afterwards.

He told The Sun on Sunday: "It was a bit of a joke. I say kind of because it was one of those insensitive things to say is going to take it seriously.

Ant and Dec won the gong for the 18th consecutive year

"He said:" Oh God my father, I'm sorry. "I challenged a fight in the yard of school sports in my answer," 3pm, shocks of the bag & # 39; Then I said, "Look, I have it, do not worry. "

Ant and Dec were exciting about their unexpected win this year, after Ant only presented part of Saturday Night Takeaway and some auditions of Britain's Got Talent before joining the rehabilitation after his arrest for drive drinks

In his speech of acceptance, Ant said: "Thanks, this is a real shock, especially this year, I am trembling."

Geordie's presenter added: "I really do not think I can accept this award this year, you should go to this guy [pointing to Dec] For your hard work, dedication, ingenuity and fun and to be the best companion here – I love you, man. "

Dec also thanked the voters who adhere to him and Ant, as he added: "Thanks to everyone for their kind and funny messages, they have kept us during the last year, probably this year more than ever. ".

To listen to the full interview with Dermot, along with interviews with several other stars, go to

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