Ken joined BBC Radio 2 in 1982 as a stand-in presenter, having gained his broadcasting experience with BBC Radio Scotland and BBC World Service. He took-over the BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show in 1984 and, after moving between various forenoon shows, settled into his regular mid-morning slot.
His current music show includes a number of popular features including the PopMaster quiz and Tracks Of My Years.
Ken is also a regular presenter of Friday Night Is Music Night as well as compering the Radio 2 broadcast of The Eurovision Song Contest.
Button trouble 2008 – BBC Radio 2
Large Hadron Collider 2008 – BBC Radio 2