Vick Hope is becoming a member of BBC Radio 1 as co-host on the Life Hacks present.
The presenter will likely be pairing up with Katie Thistleton on the Sunday 16:00 – 18:00 slot, which focuses on discussions and recommendation about points like psychological well being and relationships.
She’ll even be doing the Official Chart: First Look straight after, as a part of the station’s revamped schedule which begins on September 1.
She replaces Cel Spellman as he focuses on different performing and broadcasting work.
The station says he’ll stay “part of the Radio 1 household”.
‘Dream come true’
Vick says she is wanting ahead to her first present on Sunday 6 September.
“Becoming a member of the BBC Radio 1 household is an absolute dream come true.
“I grew up listening to Radio 1 religiously, and am honoured to current Life Hacks, a present that’s so essential to me and so many listeners.”
Life Hacks focuses on discussions and recommendation about points like psychological well being and relationships, issues Vick says are actually essential to speak about in an open method on the radio.
“Proper again because the days of The Surgical procedure, I’ve liked listening to this weekly platform which so brazenly, actually and completely discusses points affecting younger individuals: from psychological well being and grief to schooling and careers, intercourse and relationships to racism.”
The 30 12 months outdated has been co-hosting Capital FM’s breakfast present for the final three years however many will recognise her from the 2018 season of BBC 1’s Strictly Come Dancing. She has additionally offered on MTV, ITV and Channel 4.
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Head of Radio 1 Aled Haydn Jones says: “We’re delighted to welcome the extremely proficient Vick to Radio 1, and we won’t look ahead to the listeners to see what she’ll carry to each Life Hacks and The Official Chart: First Look.
“We would additionally wish to thank Cel for his precious contribution to each exhibits, and I am happy he’ll be remaining part of the Radio 1 household.”
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