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Capital has announced the launch of its first nationwide breakfast show and a brand new schedule of bigger, enhanced local drive time shows.

Capital is also announcing the launch of new, bigger and enhanced local drive time shows in Manchester, Liverpool, Yorkshire, North West & North Wales and the South Coast.

In Manchester, Rob Ellis, Rachel Burke-Davies & Wingman move to the new time slot of 4pm – 7pm, which can also be heard on the new Capital Lancashire, also launching on April 8th.

In Liverpool, Dylan Evans joins Graeme Smith for a new drive time show, with legendary local DJ and producer Anton Powers dropping the hottest remixes and biggest club tunes every Thursday and Friday from 6pm – 7pm.

Adam O’Neill & JoJo Kelly will host Capital Yorkshire’s new drive time show and Dave Goodings and Miranda Burns become the new hosts of drive across the South Coast.

In the North West and North Wales, Ben Sheppard will host the new drive time show.

In Scotland, Des Clarke moves to a brand new drive time show on Capital’s sister station, Heart, while Garry Spence continues to host Capital Scotland drive.

Elsewhere across the UK, Tom Watts and Claire Chambers host drive time in East Midlands and Birmingham, Martin Lowes hosts drive on Capital North East and Josh Andrews and Kally Davies present drive in South Wales.

In North Wales, Alistair James, Kev Bach and Cerian Griffith continue to host their breakfast, afternoon and weekend shows respectively on Capital Cymru.

Ant Payne continues as the host of Capital drive in London.

Capital network presenters also include Lauren Layfield on early breakfast, Will Manning hosts mid mornings, Aimee Vivian in the afternoon, Jimmy Hill with the brand new Capital evening show and Marvin Humes hosting Capital’s late show. At the weekend Capital network presenters include Rob Howard, Will Cozens, JJ, Sarah Story, Rio Fredrika, The Bassman and Niall Gray.

Ashley Tabor OBE, Founder & Executive President of Global, said: “Today we’ve announced some huge new shows across the Capital network. Capital Breakfast with Roman Kemp will go nationwide on Capital’s FM network from April 8th, starting a brand new era for commercial radio, and we’re rolling out brand new drive time shows featuring some of our best-loved presenters.”

“This is a historic moment for Capital, Global, the commercial radio sector and for Roman and the team personally. Since he joined Capital five years ago, Roman has worked hard to rise up the card and has created a massively entertaining show that is adored by artists and listeners alike. I’m exceptionally proud to see Roman, Vick and Sonny go nationwide with their no.1 commercial breakfast show – I’m sure this will become an appointment-to-listen show for listeners across the UK.”

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