Howard Bentham is replacing Phil Gayle on breakfast at BBC Radio Oxford, the station has announced on Twitter.
The news was tweeted yesterday from the @BBCOxford account, saying: “So @BBCphilgayle is leaving BBC Radio Oxford, this is his last week. @BBCBentham takes over from Monday.”
So @BBCphilgayle is leaving BBC Radio Oxford, this is his last week. @BBCBentham takes over from Monday.
— BBC Oxford (@BBCOxford) February 23, 2015
Phil Gayle also tweeted the news, saying he will miss his listeners and thanking them for everything.
In reply, Howard said he is delighted to be presenting the Breakfast Show and well done to Phil for a great 4 years.
Absolutely delighted to be presenting the Breakfast Show on @BBCOxford from next Monday. Well done @BBCphilgayle for a great 4 years here.
— Howard Bentham (@BBCBentham) February 23, 2015
So no need to bother with time consuming press releases or statements to the media in future – a quick tweet is all it takes!