Huw Stephens will replace her on the airwaves
Jo Whiley is to leave BBC Radio 1 after 17 years presenting on the station.
Huw Stephens, who currently presents two evening shows on Radio 1, is set to take over Whiley‘s old show.
Meanwhile, on Radio 2 Whiley replaces Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie, who move to present the afternoon slot on the station.
Whiley said she was “excited” about the move, adding: “I’m proud to work for the BBC“.
Her first show on Radio 2 will air on April 4.