This Morning host Alison Hammond has been offered a new travel show by the BBC.

This Morning host Alison Hammond has been offered a new travel show by the BBC.

Alison Hammond is wanted by the BBC to host a new travel show.

The ‘This Morning’ presenter – who was a holiday rep before finding fame on 2002’s ‘Big Brother’ – has reportedly been offered the chance to present ‘Florida Unpacked’, which will explore the Sunshine State.

A TV insider told The Sun newspaper: “It’s a constant nightmare for ITV because Alison is seen by them as one of their biggest stars – but she’s increasingly working for their rivals.”

It is thought BBC bosses could even air the program in the same slot as ITV’s brunch show ‘This Morning’.

The insider added: “The travel show is the latest tempting offer she has accepted with BBC executives reveling in the fact they can compare it with ‘This Morning’.

“This could lead to a situation where Alison could be seen hosting the daytime magazine show on ITV while simultaneously being seen on BBC One.”

Filming for the first broadcast of the series is expected to begin next month.

It comes after Alison confirmed in April that she would be hosting a brand new show for the BBC, called ‘Alison Hammond’s Big Weekend’.

In the six-part programme, the ‘For the Love of Dogs’ star – who also recently joined ‘The Great British Bake Off’ as a presenter – will spend the weekend with celebrities at their homes to find out what’s motivates them.

She said: “I’m so excited to be serving up big lol and tons of OMG reveals on the BBC as I spend quality time with some of the UK’s favorite celebrities. When I’m on mission, no secrets “It’s safe, and believe me, no stone or cupboard will be left neglected!

Details of which celebrities will take part will be announced later, but BBC bosses have said a host of “big names” are set to sign up.

Kalpna Patel-Knight, head of entertainment at the BBC, said: “Alison is one of the UK’s warmest presenters.

“It’s no surprise that big celebrities are lining up for her to spend the weekend at their house. It’s going to be great!”