Gareth Jones

The voice of West Yorkshire Sport

Gareth becomes BBC Radio Leeds Sports Editor

04th September 2012

After an extensive interview process BBC Radio Leeds have asked Gareth to take up the position of the station's Sports Editor.

Taking on his dream job, Gareth will head up a team of five full time staff and over 20 freelancers. Gareth will oversee all sports output on both radio and online.

BBC Radio Leeds sports coverage includes:

Full match commentary of every single Hudderfield Town and Bradford City match; and updates of every Leeds United game

Coverage of five Super League clubs and five Championship Rugby League clubs. Radio Leeds provides over 200 rugby league commentaries per season, more than any other radio station.

Exclusive commentary of Leeds Carnegie matches

Ball-by-ball commentary of every single Yorkshire cricket game

A Daily West Yorkshire Sport hourly programme (6pm weekdays)


Public Speaking

Gareth often acts as Master of Ceremonies for sports dinners, charity events, auctions, debate forums and award nights and is available for your event.

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