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18 March 2020 16:32

GRIME GRAN

Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby spoke to Margaret Keefe, aka Grime Gran on today's instalment of This Morning after her rant against coronavirus stockpilers went viral online. During the interview, she blasted young people as "greedy and selfish" and urged people to consider others when they head to the supermarkets during the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier in the week, the pensioner took to Twitter to share her thoughts on the coronavirus outbreak and she had some stern words for those flocking to the supermarkets to stockpile. Appearing on This Morning from her home, Margaret was asked why she decided to post the video. She began: "Because I think it's really wrong, why do that when everybody is in the same position?

"There's poor people that cannot get out at all. There's elderly people going to the stores and looking at the empty shelves." Read more: Holly Willoughby 'flees Celebrity Juice' as Keith Lemon falls ill Grime Gran blasted stockpilers Grime Gran spoke her mind READ MORE Phillip Schofield addresses This Morning being pulled amid coronavirus "This never happened in my younger generation, because people weren't so greedy and selfish," she added. Holly then asked her if she felt there were any similarities between the current state of affairs and living through the war. "Well no not really because when we were younger people were different," she replied. "They shared more.

They weren't worried about materialistic things, like they do today." She continued: "Old people were, you know, so much more respected. Grime Gran told This Morning viewers what she thinks about stockpilers "We all need to be together, like we did then. You know, people just didn't carry on like they are now." She added: "Going back to when I was younger, growing up, a neighbour once knocked on my dear old mum's door for some soap and my mum cut the bar she had in half. Could you see them doing it now?" However, Margaret admitted she wasn't worried about the outbreak as she said: "This will all blow over, it will all fizzle out, everybody will be alright." In Margaret's original video, the Grime Gran hit out at members of the public stockpiling and not thinking about those less fortunate than themselves. DON'T MISS Coronation Street spoilers: Seb Franklin has affair with Alina [THEORY] Coronation Street BAN: ITV soap stop kissing scenes amid coronavirus [INSIGHT] EastEnders spoilers: Mick Carter and Linda exit after heartfelt chat [SPOILER] "Now, what a bad state of affairs we're in, I can't believe what's f*****g happening," she began. "[I] saw a picture on the internet last night of an elderly lady facing empty shelves, she could not buy a f****g thing, give a thought to the elderly and all those that can't get out." She continued: "I come from a war and don't remember anything like this, stuff was rationed but we all got out share. Trending Margaret Keefe - aka Grime Gran - went viral earlier this week with her expletive-laden tirade against stockpilers clearing out supermarket shelves in the face of coronavirus. Keefe, a Bethnal Green pensioner who is the grandmother of grime video star Risky Roadz, took over daytime TV today, appearing on Good Morning Britain and speaking to Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby on This Morning. She blasted "greedy and selfish" people who have been making it harder for the elderly to buy food. "There's elderly people going to shelves and leaving them empty," she said. "This didn't happen when I was young, people are greedy and selfish, that's why I had a rant." She said things were "different" during her upbringing in wartime. "(People) shared more. They weren't worried about materialistic things, like they do today. "Old people were, you know, so much more respected. You know, it's like a community. We all need to be together, like we did then. You know, people just didn't carry on like they are now." She continued: "Going back to when I was younger, growing up, a neighbour once knocked on my dear old mum's door for some soap and my mum cut the bar she had in half. Deserted London during Coronavirus - In pictures 48 show all Deserted London during Coronavirus - In pictures 1/48 A quiet Millennium Bridge PA 2/48 A woman wearing a face mask walks past Buckingham Palace Getty Images 3/48 An empty Millennium Bridge PA 4/48 Visitors to the Victoria and Albert Museum in the Paul and Jill Ruddock gallery the day after Prime Minister Boris Johnson PA 5/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 6/48 A sparsely-filled carriage on an Underground train in west London PA 7/48 A few people listen to a classical quarter performing in Covent Garden AP 8/48 A quiet Regents Street PA 9/48 Commuters walk through a quiet Waterloo Station at 9.00am AFP via Getty Images 10/48 Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern AFP via Getty Images 11/48 a near-empty Pret A Manger restaurant on the Strand AFP via Getty Images 12/48 A member of the public on the tube PA 13/48 Oxford Circus PA 14/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrod PA 15/48 Harrods PA 16/48 People walk through Chinatown PA 17/48 A view of Covent Garden PA 18/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 19/48 The Mary Poppins statue outside the closed Odeon Leicester Square PA 20/48 An empty Kings Cross tube station in London PA 21/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 22/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 23/48 An empty King's Cross tube station PA 24/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 25/48 Paddington Station Jason Collie 26/48 A couple sit at a restaurant on usually busy street in Clapham, Reuters 27/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 28/48 Bicycles remain in there racks outside an empty street near Euston station PA 29/48 Cambridge Circus PA 30/48 Leicester Square PA 31/48 Covent Garden PA 32/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrods PA 33/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 34/48 An empty cinema theatre in Canary Wharf PA 35/48 An empty terrace of tables outside a bar in Canary Wharf PA 36/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 37/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 38/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrods PA 39/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 40/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 41/48 People wait for a DLR train toward Canary Wharf at Mudchute statio PA 42/48 A view of Canary Wharf station in London PA 43/48 A view of Canary Wharf in London PA 44/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 45/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 46/48 A near-empty rush-hour train from Tring in Hertfordshire to Euston PA 47/48 A view of Canary Wharf in London PA 48/48 Twilight over London Jeremy Selwyn 1/48 A quiet Millennium Bridge PA 2/48 A woman wearing a face mask walks past Buckingham Palace Getty Images 3/48 An empty Millennium Bridge PA 4/48 Visitors to the Victoria and Albert Museum in the Paul and Jill Ruddock gallery the day after Prime Minister Boris Johnson PA 5/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 6/48 A sparsely-filled carriage on an Underground train in west London PA 7/48 A few people listen to a classical quarter performing in Covent Garden AP 8/48 A quiet Regents Street PA 9/48 Commuters walk through a quiet Waterloo Station at 9.00am AFP via Getty Images 10/48 Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern AFP via Getty Images 11/48 a near-empty Pret A Manger restaurant on the Strand AFP via Getty Images 12/48 A member of the public on the tube PA 13/48 Oxford Circus PA 14/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrod PA 15/48 Harrods PA 16/48 People walk through Chinatown PA 17/48 A view of Covent Garden PA 18/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 19/48 The Mary Poppins statue outside the closed Odeon Leicester Square PA 20/48 An empty Kings Cross tube station in London PA 21/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 22/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 23/48 An empty King's Cross tube station PA 24/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 25/48 Paddington Station Jason Collie 26/48 A couple sit at a restaurant on usually busy street in Clapham, Reuters 27/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 28/48 Bicycles remain in there racks outside an empty street near Euston station PA 29/48 Cambridge Circus PA 30/48 Leicester Square PA 31/48 Covent Garden PA 32/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrods PA 33/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 34/48 An empty cinema theatre in Canary Wharf PA 35/48 An empty terrace of tables outside a bar in Canary Wharf PA 36/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 37/48 A commuter crosses an empty Waterloo Bridge PA 38/48 A quiet shop floor in Harrods PA 39/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 40/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 41/48 People wait for a DLR train toward Canary Wharf at Mudchute statio PA 42/48 A view of Canary Wharf station in London PA 43/48 A view of Canary Wharf in London PA 44/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 45/48 London Bridge Station Jeremy Selwyn 46/48 A near-empty rush-hour train from Tring in Hertfordshire to Euston PA 47/48 A view of Canary Wharf in London PA 48/48 Twilight over London Jeremy Selwyn Keefe said she believed coronavirus will "fizzle out," and that she is being cared for in self-isolation. "I've done as I'm told, but I'm fortunate that I've got my daughter and my two grandsons who get everything for me and everything I need." Keefe's original clip was praised after she put hoarders on blast, not holding back as she remembered her wartime upbringing. "What a bad state of affairs we're in, I can't believe what's f*****g happening," she said. "Anyone going out now can't get a mask, cause you can't cause all the greedy f*****s doubled up on them. "[I] saw a picture on the internet last night of an elderly lady facing empty shelves, she could not buy a f****g thing, give a thought to the elderly and all those that can't get out. "I come from a war and don't remember anything like this, stuff was rationed but we all got out share."