'Top Gear' Host Hammond Back On Radio For BBC Radio 2 Specials
March 30, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
BBC "TOP GEAR" TV co-host RICHARD HAMMOND will host four special bank holiday shows on AC BBC RADIO 2 this year, starting on APRIL 6.
HAMMOND, who made headlines last year when he nearly died in a driving stunt for the TV show, started his career at BBC RADIO YORK and also worked at BBC local radio in CUMBRIA, LEEDS, and LANCASHIRE. His specials will air on the EASTER, SPRING, AUGUST, and CHRISTMAS bank holidays.