Darryl Morris (presenter)

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Darryl Morris is a radio presenter from Bolton, United Kingdom. He currently presents The Hits Radio Breakfast on national digital station The Hits Radio. The show runs every weekday morning 7-10am. He also hosts a Sunday night show on Manchester based radio station Key 103[1]

Morris began his career on school radio. He went on to present the Generation Next (BBC series) series on BBC World Service after a UK wide talent search[1] followed by a short stint at Manchester based radio station Key 103 and national digital station The Hits Radio. He later joined BBC Radio Manchester as a researcher before gaining an on air role.[2]

In 2008, Morris fronted the Chicago Town Pizza television adverts on ITV.[3]

In 2009, he joined Global Radio to work across the now rebranded Capital Manchester, formally Galaxy Manchester, and XFM Manchester. He also presented 12-4pm weekdays on 1458 Gold Radio.

On 24 June 2012 he returned to Bauer Radio (Key 103, 97.4 Rock FM and The Hits Radio).[4]

In October 2012., Morris appeared on CBBC news programme Newsround on BBC One, talking about the sudden rise of South Korean music artist PSY and the song Gangnam Style.

He also sits on the board of directors of a community radio station in his home town, Bolton FM,[5] and is an active supporter of community radio projects.

Morris is a season-ticket holder for Bolton Wanderers Football Club.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Radio Today". 
  2. ^ "Triple A Media". 
  3. ^ "Triple A Media". 
  4. ^ "Radio Today: New late show host on Rock FM & Key 103".