This means he will of course have a long break from This Morning, including the Easter holidays?
No it doesn't. He'll do This Morning in the morning and 5 Gold Rings afterwards.
When they do an item that involves drinking alcohol he has often been heard saying he has to record The Cube/5GR later on.
Elstree is only an hour’s drive from White City so he can get there in plenty of time after he wraps up TM and have their meeting.