Ryan Tubridy lands weekday slot on Virgin Radio

“New city, new station, new beginnings,” Mr Tubridy said in a statement announcing his new role at Virgin.

“I love radio and what a joy to be following the legendary Chris Evans every morning,” he said.

“On a personal note, this is a big day for my wonderful family who I hope to make proud, and also the people who advised me so well recently and got me to this moment”.

He takes up his new role in January 2024.