This is the moment Steve Wright walked out of the
This is the moment Steve Wright walked out of the yesterday after quitting his popular radio show live on air – before hinting that he was forced out by bosses after 24 years of presenting the programme.
Donning his distinctive circular glasses, the veteran presenter, 67, appeared pensive as he spoke to a BBC reporter just moments after announcing he was leaving his Radio 2 afternoon slot.
In a move branded ‘diabolical’ by his fans, Wright is being replaced by Radio 1’s Scott Mills as the corporation wants to ‘try something different.’
As he exited Wogan House on Friday, donning a purple shirt, red striped tie and suit jacket, he told reporters it was ‘nice of you to come over’, adding: ‘That’s the way it goes…You know, sometimes people want you, sometimes they don’t.