Ben Sheppard, winner of Best Newcomer at the Student Radio Awards 2013, supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global Radio, has been announced as the drivetime host on the new Capital FM North West and Wales.

Only six months after picking up the top prize for Best Newcomer at the indigO2 in November, Ben will join the team launching the newest Capital FM station in the country which launches on May 6th.

Tom and Claire from Capital FM (Student Radio Award winners from 2012) caught up with Ben this weekend about his exciting news: