Nick Grimshaw has said he was "nervous and excited" to take over Radio 1's Breakfast Show.
Chris Moyles has been given a send-off by showbiz pals including Ant and Dec who hosted a This Is Your Life-style farewell.
Nick Grimshaw has been handed the flagship Radio 1 breakfast show after Chris Moyles announced on air today that he was bowing out.
@chrisdjmoyles I can't believe it, don't do it ! Sleep on it ?
First thing Chris Moyles ever said to me, with me n Bethan doing our first dep show on Radio 1, was 'Hello Chunky'.
Gutted that @chrisdjmoyles is leaving Radio 1's Breakfast Show.
Chris Moyles announced live on air this morning he is to leave the Radio 1 breakfast show after more than eight years. His successor is to be announced later today.
I guess Radio One will be looking for a new young dynamic kid to take over from Chris.here I am !!
Awwww man I dunno what to do... @chrismoylesshow is ending!! I'm devastated!! What a show!! This can't be true...
End of an era. @chrisdjmoyles a BRILLIANT broadcaster
Chris Moyles has announced live on air he is to leave the Radio 1 breakfast show.
The DJ has been presenting the radio station's flagship show since January 2004.
To listen to Chris Moyles' on-air announcement click here.
Chris Moyles' successor is to be announced on Radio 1's Newsbeat bulletin at 10.30am.