Yinka and Shayna Marie will replace Jez Welham, who Radio Today revealed will be leaving the show last week, from September 9th.
Yinka joined Capital XTRA in 2016 as the host of the Capital XTRA Evening Show, whilst Shayna Marie started at Capital XTRA in January 2019 to host her own Friday night show well as a Saturday morning show with Yinka. Former Heart Kent weekend presenter Claire Lawson is joining kmfm to host two weekend shows.
Viking FM is moving its broadcast teams out of Hull to co-locate with Hallam FM in Sheffield.
Sister Bliss, one of the founding members of electronica band Faithless, has signed up for a new five-part series on Scala Radio, launching on 1st September.Capital XTRA is to get its own spin-off station on Monday as Capital XTRA Reloaded goes national on DAB digital radio.The station will feature former Galaxy, Vibe and Capital presenter Sacha Brooks in the morning slot, from 8am till midday weekdays.It’s the first of five new services all going national on DAB in the next week – as teased by Global over the last few days.Heart 90s will officially launch tomorrow at 6am – Thursday 29th August – with non-stop music from the 90s and joins Heart, Heart Dance and Heart 80s which all have live national breakfast shows from Leicester Square.