This is something that I could’ve only imagined in my dreams, and now it’s really happening! I’ve always tried to give music the respect it deserves, and I’ve loved every minute of my 21 years broadcasting on Radio 1.”. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. And Friday breakfast show fans. order back issues and use the historic Daily Express I'm A Celebrity 2020: Jordan North is best known for being a presenter on BBC Radio 1 (Image: BBC) READ MORE I’m A Celebrity 2020 line-up: Olympian Mo Farah ‘signs up’ for series Huw Stephens’ first national slot on Radio 1 came in 2005 as part of the station’s OneMusic strand after six years as host of the Session in Wales where he was Radio 1's youngest ever presenter. So that’s good news. There are a number of former soap stars who are reportedly heading to Wales this winter, with two having made their exits from their respective weeknight serial dramas. Northern Irish presenter Gemma Bradley joined BBC Radio Ulster in 2019 as the host of ATL Introducing, the station’s weekly show dedicated to uncovering the freshest new musical talent. I'm A Celebrity 2020: Hollyoaks star signs up after dropping big hint? "The show is yours for a while – it is like renting a house for a bit.”. “Sian and Gemma are going to bring some brilliant energy to our weekend line-up, and with our new Friday morning rotation we’re going to be hearing from some fantastic new presenters over the coming months”. Phil Taggart’s first national slot on Radio 1 came in 2013, taking on a late night weekday show with then co-host Alice Levine after two years presenting regional Radio 1 show BBC Introducing in Northern Ireland. Early Breakfast on Fridays will become a brand new show dedicated to showcasing new and emerging presenting talent. The latter was the first campmate to be voted out of the jungle by the public last year after enduring over a week and a half in the Australian outback. It’s a dream come true. They are all excellent broadcasters and I’m pleased we’ll be hearing more from Huw and Phil elsewhere on BBC Radio. Phil says: “Radio 1 gave me a platform to share my music taste, new discoveries, emerging scenes and most importantly support artists at that early stage of their career. The news comes as … Arielle is going to have the time of her life on early breakfast and I am so happy for her. In addition, a new Friday show called Early Breakfast Show will prioritise budding talent in the industry with a different presenter taking over each month. It’s lit!”, Sian Eleri says: “I am so happy to be joining the Radio 1 team! I’m also super excited to start my new show on weekends, meet some new early birds and friends and begin a whole new adventure. Arlo Parks confirms debut album, drops new single. Joel Mitchell will be the first to host this show, followed by Mollie Finn then Fee Mak. It was announced that Huw Stephens, Phil Taggart and Dev will exit Radio 1 at the end of 2020. Early Breakfast on Fridays will become a brand new show dedicated to showcasing the best new and emerging presenting talent, with a brand new presenter taking their turn to host the show on a monthly rotation. Radio 1 Breakfast will return to a five-day week for the first time since 2018, with Greg James continuing to host the show, 7am-10.30am from Monday to Friday. Taggart will continue as a presenter with BBC Radio Ulster. Three presenters will leave their roles at the end of the year as fresh talent is welcomed in. Three presenters will leave their roles at the end of the year as fresh talent is welcomed in. Charlie chats to Tom Everett and has new music from Jax Jones, Meduza and Route 94.