Xfm's Bacon Heading Back to BBC Five Live
March 14, 2007 at 5:48 AM (PT)
GCAP MEDIA Alternative XFM/LONDON afternoon host RICHARD BACON will exit the station effective MARCH 30 to rejoin Talk BBC RADIO FIVE LIVE for a 10-week SUNDAY night talk show, "FIGHTING TALK; ANY OTHER BUSINESS," starting APRIL 1. The new show, a spinoff of FIVE LIVE SATURDAY morning show "FIGHTING TALK," is produced by WORLD'S END PRODUCTIONS.
BACON, the former host of children's TV show "BLUE PETER," worked at FIVE LIVE before moving into afternoons at GCAP's CAPITAL FM/LONDON in 2004.