Virgin Radio UK has announced its summer schedule for 2017 with some exciting new presenting talent.
Comedian and broadcaster Iain Lee (below) will be taking over the Sunday morning show from 10am to 1pm with a mix of music and a wry look back at the week.
Legendary DJ, record producer and TV presenter Eddy Temple Morris (below), will be presenting music shows on Saturday and Sunday afternoons at 4pm-7pm.
Journalist, DJ and TV presenter Georgie Rogers will present an extended new music show, Discovery, with a mix of brand new music and live sessions on Sunday evenings at 7pm-11pm.
And veteran Virgin Radio presenter Ben Jones will be hosting 'Anthems', featuring classic songs from the 80s, 90s and 00s, on Friday and Saturday nights at 7pm-11pm.
All shows go live from Friday July 7.
Wireless Group’s Group Content Director of Music, Francis Currie said: “These new shows are presented by some of the UK’s best radio talent. The new lineup will strengthen Virgin Radio’s weekends and underline our commitment to classic tracks, new music and first class entertainment.”
Iain Lee said: " Look out bland radio. As well as being the king of speech, I'm coming to take over music broadcasting as well."
Eddy Temple Morris said: "Virgin Radio has some of my favourite people in this noble genre, both in front of the mic and behind it. I'm buzzing to be joining such a high calibre team."