Sloane Retiring From BBC Radio Suffolk
March 19, 2008 at 5:36 AM (PT)
BBC RADIO SUFFOLK weekend host RACHEL SLOANE is retiring, with her last show scheduled for EASTER SUNDAY, reports the EVENING STAR of IPSWITCH. SLOANE has been in local radio for 28 years, 17 of which were at RADIO SUFFOLK. She will devote her time to her new company, RACHEL SLOANE PARTNERSHIPS, a media training and publicity consultancy and voice-over firm, and will continue to produce RADIO SUFFOLK's annual "Children in Need" CHRISTMAS-time concert.
With SLOANE exiting, LESLEY DOLPHIN takes over her SATURDAY 6-9a show while LUKE DEAL takes over SLOANE's SUNDAY show and market veteran ROB CHANDLER launches a new noon-2p SUNDAY show about soccer.