Chris Moyles Leaves Radio 1 Breakfast Show

Radio 1 breakfast show host, Chris Moyles, has announced he will leave the show at the end of September.

Presenting the show since 2004 the now 38-year-old became the stations longest serving breakfast show host in 2009.

Announcing the news, he said: "We're off. I wanted to let you know. A couple more months of us, then it's someone else's turn. Thank you for listening."

Chris Moyles is contracted at Radio 1 until New Year 2014 after signing a new two and a half year deal last July, and is understood to be in talks with the station about fronting a new show.

Radio 1 controller Ben Cooper said: "I'd like to thank Chris. Quite simply he's been the most successful breakfast show host in Radio 1 history.

"He's done it for more than eight and half years and he's been fantastic."


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