Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Colin Murray To Present New Sunday Morning Show On BBC Radio 5

News Image
BBC Radio 5 Live has announced that presenter, Colin Murray will move from his current late weeknight programme (10pm – 1am) to present a new show on Sunday mornings (10am-12pm).

Starting on 14 January, the ex-Fighting Talk host will host a new-look Sunday morning sports programme on BBC Radio 5 Live, produced by Underground Fan Club, a female-led indie production company run by Charlie Copsey.
The new show will be an energetic kick-off to an afternoon of top flight sporting action, bringing big conversation, big stories and big interaction to listeners across the UK. It will be the perfect gateway into 5 Live’s sport-filled Sundays.

As well as Sunday mornings, Colin will also present on 5 Live on Friday afternoons from 2pm-4pm, which will feature the latest news and sports stories of the day, starting on 12 January.

On taking up the new challenge, Colin said: "Leaving Weeknights has been a really difficult decision. I love my listeners, but personal scheduling issues meant a change was needed, and I'm delighted to be popping up on Friday afternoons and launching a new Sunday morning show on BBC5 Live which will sit perfectly between our weekend breakfast and Premier League Sundays. Can't wait!"
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Production News : New J.K. Rowling Drama Airs This Sunday
A new drama based on J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults is to premiere on BBC One this Sunday night. Three part mini-series The Casual Vacancy was
Qvest Strengthens Position In Australia And New Zealand
Qvest is strengthening its position in Australia and New Zealand through the integration of tm stagetec systems. With the new Qvest Australia hub, the
Avid Launches New Partner Program
Avid® has launched a new partner program, Works with Avid On Demand, that enables customers to expand their workflow capabilities through a growing ra
New Matchpad Module In Chyron LIVE 1.3
Chyron announced that version 1.3 of the Chyron LIVE cloud-native live production platform, making its debut at the 2023 NAB Show (Booth N2647), will
New York's CMSI Invests In New Cablecast System
Cablecast Community Media, a division of Tightrope Media Systems, has announced New York's Community Media of Staten Island (CMSI) has invested in a n
Ross Video Supports Super Bowl Sunday In Miami
With the dust still settling on the 54th Super Bowl that took place in Miami Gardens last weekend, Ross creative and technical personnel and partners
Production News : Sky Sports Wins Sunday Night NFL Football Matches
Sky Sports has been awarded the rights to the NFL's Sunday Night Football for the next two years. NFL fans with Sky Sports can enjoy more coverage tha
Robe Helps Kick Off Sunday Night Football
A back-wall of 72 x Robe CycFX 8s and Pointes helped create effects for Carrie Underwood's Introduction for NBC’s 2014 Sunday Night Football. Los Ange
Stage Electrics Makes Sunday Times List
Stage Electrics, supplier of technical equipment to the entertainment, leisure and presentation industries, has announced it has been awarded a place
The Foundry Joins The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 100
Leading visual effects software developer, The Foundry has ranked 54th in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 100. Published May 8th, the second
Super Bowl Sunday Unveils Coca Cola Spot From Nexus
Nexus directors Fx & Mat have created an epic fantasy spot for Wieden + Kennedy Portland and Coca Cola which aired on February 6 to around 85 million
TSL 'Sounds Out' Sunday Times Top 100
A leading broadcast sector business that produces a range of audio monitoring, power management and tally signalling products, TSL, has been named in
Ireland On Sunday Presents Mahon Doc
IFI Ireland on Sunday is presenting the Dublin premiere of director Roger Greene's new documentary on Derek Mahon, the internationally acclaimed and m
Evolutions goes to Christian O'Connell's 'Sunday Service'
Post production facility Evolutions announced that it will produce all the post production on Christian O'Connell's new weekly show for Sky One. Entit
Academy gives formal rejection to 'Bloody Sunday'
Paul Greengrass' acclaimed historical drama 'Bloody Sunday' has been officially rejected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, after it fe