LBC newsreader and journalist Susan Bookbinder has left the station after her contract was not renewed, RadioToday understands.
A tweet from Susan on July 24th said she has left the station and thanked all who made her show the most listened to in London.”
A spokesperson for LBC 97.3 told RadioToday: “We can confirm that Susan Bookbinder has left LBC 97.3. We’d like to thank Susan for her hard work and commitment during her time with us and we wish her the very best for the future.”
I have left @lbc973 Thanks so much to all who made my show the most listened to in London & your kind comments on my exclusive journalism
— Susan Bookbinder (@SuzyBookbinder) July 24, 2013
A large number of retweets by Susan followed, highlighting opinions on her sudden departure from the Global Radio station, and also wishing her well.
— Rob (@robmckenzieuk) July 24, 2013
— Hanna Ines Flint (@HannaInes) July 26, 2013
— John B-S (@johnbs100) July 26, 2013
@SuzyBookbinder So LBC have done it again, they have a habit of making people "disappear" & not telling the listeners. BIG MISTAKE
— Helen Andreou (@ahelenandy) July 25, 2013