The hypothesis is over, with NOVA Leisure as we speak confirming that Kate Ritchie will return to Breakfast radio, becoming a member of Nova’s fashionable Sydney breakfast workforce Fitzy & Wippa from this Monday, 13 March.
Ritchie will co-host the present, which from Monday can be referred to as Fitzy & Wippa with Kate Ritchie.
A gifted broadcaster, actor and writer, Ritchie has spent 10 years as an integral a part of the Nova Community’s on-air line-up, the final eight years as co-host of the favored Drive present alongside Nova’s Tim Blackwell and Joel Creasey. No stranger to breakfast radio, Kate co-hosted Nova 96.9’s fashionable Sydney breakfast present alongside Merrick and Rosso for a number of years.
Ritchie says “I’m so excited to be becoming a member of Fitzy and Wippa within the very aggressive breakfast slot. I’m an enormous fan of the present and I’ve been nice mates with the boys for years. The previous eight years on Drive has been an necessary a part of my life however I’m thrilled to tackle this new problem by returning to breakfast radio in my hometown. I can’t wait to get up Sydneysiders beside two of the business’s a lot liked breakfast announcers.”
NOVA Leisure CEO Peter Charlton says “Kate is a revered announcer and has spent over a decade with the Nova Community throughout two of our most profitable reveals. Her participating character, pure rapport and fast wit, has resonated with listeners and advertisers alike. Fitzy & Wippa are unbelievable skills with a novel strategy to entertaining their loyal viewers. Matching them with Kate has created a dream line-up and we are able to’t wait to see and listen to what they rise up to.”
Fitzy & Wippa added “We’ve been annoying Kate across the workplace for over ten years, now we get to do it each morning. We’re excited for our viewers to listen to how humorous Kate thinks we’re. Nova listeners have all the time liked Kate and now she’ll be served up each weekday. Please get pleasure from your breakfast.”
Watch the announcement right here.