Dan Walker to replace Bill Turnbull on BBC Breakfast sofa
9 February 2016
From the section Entertainment & Arts
Walker is best known for his sports coverage
Sports presenter Dan Walker has been announced as the new co-presenter of BBC Breakfast.
He will replace Bill Turnbull – who announced he was leaving the programme after 15 years in September.
Walker currently hosts Football Focus, BBC One’s Saturday lunchtime football show, and Afternoon Edition on BBC Radio 5 live.
He’ll co-present the daily morning programme from Monday to Wednesday with Louise Minchin.
Walker said he was “thrilled” to be joining the BBC Breakfast team.
“I have watched the show avidly over the years and am even looking forward to setting my alarm clock and doing what I can to make it even more successful,” he said.
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Source:: BBC Entertainment