Hit BBC podcast hosts happily join Times Radio

BBC journalists Jane Garvey and Fi Glover join Times Radio to present an afternoon news programme.

he previously hosted the hit BBC podcast Happily Together.

However, they will now co-host a live news program between 3pm and 5pm Monday through Thursday on Times Radio.

Garvey began her career on BBC Radio 5 Live, before moving to Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4, which she hosted from 2007 to 2020.

Glover also started her career at BBC Radio 5 Live, before moving to Radio 4, where she appeared on The Listening Project, Saturday Live and Broadcasting House.

Their Happily podcast was in the BBC’s top three most downloaded podcasts of 2021, reaching over 30 million total downloads.

Garvey said she was “thrilled” to join Times Radio.

“I had an amazing time working for the BBC,” she said.

“Now I’m thrilled to join the award-winning team at Times Radio. We can’t wait to begin a live mix of enlightening conversations, topical interviews and the occasional scolding.

Glover added that she had had an “incredible” 29 years with the BBC.

“It’s been an incredible 29 years with the BBC,” she said.

“But I’m so looking forward to bringing Times Radio listeners extraordinary stories of extraordinary people with Jane.”

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