Moyles Now Longest-Running BBC Radio 1 Morning Host
September 8, 2009 at 4:41 AM (PT)
CHRIS MOYLES has broken the record for longest-running morning host in BBC RADIO 1 history. MOYLES has put in 2,073 days on the job, beating TONY BLACKBURN's record; he joined the station in 1997 for early mornings and moved into the morning show slot on JANUARY 5th, 2004.
The show is hitting the road this week for remote broadcasts to celebrate the occasion, with shows in PLYMOUTH, LEEDS and GLASGOW before returning to LONDON for THURSDAY's show.