Guest political presenters to cover James O’Brien on LBC

LBC has hired five guest political presenters to cover James O’Brien’s morning slot on LBC.

Angela Rayner, Matt Hancock, Tom Tugendhat, Jeremy Hunt and Wes Streeting will each host one of the 10am to 1pm programmes from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July, while James O’Brien is on holiday.

Tom Cheal, LBC’s managing editor, said: “With the country’s future up for grabs and more people than ever engaging with LBC, it’s the perfect moment to welcome five of the UK’s most influential politicians onto the airwaves.

“LBC is unique in giving our audience unparalleled access to those making the decisions affecting all our lives. While these guest presenters may be behind the mic, as ever, it’s LBC’s listeners in the driving seat, debating directly with those in power.”

LBC schedule, Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July, 10am to 1pm:

Monday 18th July: Angela Rayner

Tuesday 19th July: Matt Hancock

Wednesday 20th July: Tom Tugendhat

Thursday 21st July: Jeremy Hunt

Friday 22nd July: Wes Streeting