Matthew currently hosts BBC Newcastle’s post-match phone-in on Saturdays as well as providing sports reports on the BBC Newcastle breakfast show.
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Newcastle United commentator and voice of the Toon, Mick Lowes, is leaving BBC Radio Newcastle.
BBC Radio Newcastle's mid-morning presenter Anna Foster is moving to breakfast whilst Jonathan Morrell takes over Anna's old time slot.
BBC Radio 6 Music presenter Lauren Laverne is to be the new station voice of BBC Radio Newcastle.
Across the UK, 90% of the population are tuning in to radio, meaning 48.1 million adults listen each week.
Well know and long serving BBC Radio Newcastle presenter Frank Wappat has died at the age of 84.