Former long-serving Magic presenter Gary Vincent has been hired by Global to host evenings on Smooth Radio.He takes over from Chris Skinner from October 2, hosting the 7pm till 10pm live from Leicester Square live across the network.
Gary was with the Bauer station since September 2003 and presented weekdays ever since. He started his radio career at the age of 14 with ten years voluntary service on hospital radio in London. He later joined GWR where he broadcast for 15 years before joining the Magic daytime line-up.
Gary left Magic last month to make way for the new morning line-up of Ronan and Harriet at Breakfast and Nick Snaith on mid-mornings.
Also, Martin Collins moves to weeknight Smooth Love Songs from 10pm as Danny Pietroni takes over the same slot at the weekend.
Smooth Radio’s schedule now includes a number of other former Magic presenters, including Martin Collins, Paul Phear, Danny Pietroni and more.