Nothing But Music: Chris Evans announces Virgin UK start date and ad-free breakfast show.

Chris Evans has announced the the start date for his new Breakfast Show on Virgin Radio UK and has revealed the whole show will run with no adverts.

In partnership with Sky, you can expect the same listening experience as on BBC Radio 2, with competitions, events and the creativity of the team at the forefront of the breakfast show. It’s commercial radio, but not as you know it.

Chris Evans says: “So much has changed in broadcasting since I was last at Virgin Radio that now, thanks to Sky, we can do the show without ad breaks. I’m even more excited about starting in the New Year!”

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January is usually a time for cutting things out – new resolutions mean less cake and more time at the gym, but you won’t be losing out on anything at all on the new show on Virgin Radio UK. It's the perfect time of year to turn over a new leaf and make a fresh start, with all of the good bits included.

Plus, Virgin Radio UK is coming to Sky Q and Sky+ on January 7, so it’ll be easier than ever to listen.

Stephen van Rooyen, CEO UK & Ireland, Sky, adds: “The Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Virgin Radio will bring audiences something completely new, bold and fresh – everything we love at Sky. We’re excited to create an innovative radio first with Chris and Virgin Radio, and bring Sky customers even more of the entertainment they love when Virgin Radio launches across Sky from 7 January.”

Put the date in your diary now. The new era of Chris Evans starts Monday January 21, you won’t want to miss a moment.