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Aled Haydn Jones

Head of Programmes, BBC Radio 1

Aled Haydn Jones, Head of Programmes, BBC Radio 1


Aled Haydn Jones is Radio 1’s Head Of Programmes in charge of the day to day running of the station for the Controller, Ben Cooper.

He joined Radio 1 in 1998 working on the Roadshows, TOTP Radio show and producing Scott Mills on Early Breakfast.

Aled co-Produced Radio 1’s longest running and most successful Breakfast Show – The Chris Moyles Show from 2004-2012 before becoming the Editor of Radio 1 Mainstream in 2014.

Aled is also a presenter being the longest running host of Radio 1’s Surgery and more recently hosting the Welsh TV show Llong Ceg providing a Surgery service for young Teens in Wales on S4C.

Aled’s role now involves hiring new presenters for Radio 1.

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