Alan Carter and Jeff McArthur join Global News Radio 640 Toronto
Global News Radio 640 Toronto is introducing two new shows, and the debut of a simulcast of Global Toronto’s Global News at 6.
Global News’ Alan Carter and Jeff McArthur will host new radio shows in addition to their respective hosting roles on television.
Alan and Jeff will each bring their own provocative savvy to the airwaves every weekday, starting March 4, with Carter on air from 12-1 p.m. ET and McArthur on air from 1-3 p.m. ET; while for the first time in Toronto, listeners will be able to enjoy Global News at 6 – with anchors Alan Carter and Farah Nasser – on the radio from 6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. ET.
Alan Carter is the host of Global Toronto’s weekly political affairs show, Focus Ontario, and an anchor for the station’s flagship newscast Global News at 5:30 & 6.
Jeff McArthur – co-host of Global’s national morning program The Morning Show – returns to his roots, having started his career on talk radio. His career in radio and television spans more than 20 years.
“We’re very pleased to add two talented, experienced broadcasters to Global News Radio 640 Toronto,” said Ward Smith, Senior Vice-President, Global News. “It’s a great opportunity for both Jeff and Alan to showcase their versatility, wit, and wide-range of insights. Great questions, informed guests and razor sharp context is what our growing audience demands from our entire team throughout the day. The addition of Jeff and Alan truly rounds out a great line up.”
As part of the lineup overhaul, Kelly Cutrara’s show expands as she moves to the mid-morning timeslot (9 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET), John Oakley’s show shifts one-hour earlier (3 p.m. – 6 p.m. ET)