Radio 1’s Clara Amfo will replace Reggie Yates in Top Of The Pops after his ‘ill-considered’ Jewish slur

Clara Amfo to host Top Of The Pops replacing Reggie Yates (Picture: Rex/Top of the Pops)

Top Of The Pops today announced BBC Radio 1’s Clara Amfo as the new co-presenter of Christmas and New Year specials after Reggie Yates revealed he had ‘taken the decision to step down’.

Clara, 33, will be the first new presenter of the BBC One show in over ten years as she joins Fearne Cotton to host the two, one-hour specials that will celebrate the biggest hits and most successful acts of the year.

Clara hosts Radio 1’s mid-morning show – the home of Radio 1’s Live Lounge – where she has hosted artists like Taylor Swift, Ed… Read the full story

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