Comedian Alan Carr leaves BBC Radio 2

Alan Carr is leaving BBC Radio 2 to spend more time on his television show.

He also says he wants his weekends back and will be listening to the station from home in future.

(C) BBC - Photographer: Jude Edginton
The Chatty Man television star presents a Saturday evening programme Going Out With Alan Carr with Melanie Sykes.

BBC Radio 2 head of programmes, Lewis Carnie, said: “We’d like to thank Alan for his contribution over the past three years.

“Alan and his co-presenter, Mel Sykes, have made a terrific contribution to Saturday evenings on Radio 2. We’ll be announcing plans for a new Saturday evening programme shortly.”

Home page image of Alan Carr and Melanie Sykes (C) BBC – Photographer: Richard Cannon

Posted on Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 at 2:25 pm by RadioToday UK

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