In this week’s issue of Radio Times, out on Tuesday, Mair explains that his Wednesday show was actually his last with “brilliant” output editor Eloise Twisk, who was off on the Thursday and Friday, so they decided to end it there.
“We look at each other just after our 6pm post-programme meeting and realise: that should really be my last show,” writes Mair. “It was a perfect ending, suggested by a listener. No fuss or faff, as I had wanted.
“Why not go out with that? It was not intended to be the last, but it just felt right.”
Mair has left the BBC to join commercial news talk radio station LBC.
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