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Vanessa Feltz Tearfully Announces She's Leaving Her BBC Radio 2 Show

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Vanessa Feltz

Vanessa Feltz has announced she is leaving her shows on Radio 2 and BBC Radio London after almost 20 years at the helm.

The broadcaster and TV personality, who is one of the BBC’s top earners, said she has “loved every moment” of her early-morning programmes but is stepping down to catch up on a “decade’s deficit of beauty sleep”.

She announced her departure to listeners on Thursday morning, becoming tearful as she broke the news of her upcoming exit.

“I have something to tell you, and I know that you already know that I love you, so you will know that it’s not that,” Vanessa said.

“Oh, I knew that I was going to cry. I’m going to try not to, though.”

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Vanessa will present her last Radio 2 Early Breakfast Show on Friday. Following a two-week break she will cover Jeremy Vine’s show for a two further weeks, before bidding a final farewell to Radio 2 listeners on Friday August 26.

In a statement, she said: “I have loved........

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