Travel expert Paul Charles has been signed up as a presenter on new digital radio  station Travel.Radio.

The chief executive of PR consultancy The PC Agency and the driving force behind industry lobbying against government quarantine restrictions during the Covid crisis will feature every Sunday.

His FlightDeck morning show will feature in-depth interviews with travel and tourism leaders. including their favourite songs.

Charles was a presenter and reporter for BBC TV and Radio for 10 years before working in the travel sector.

He moved on to beome communications director at Eurostar and Virgin Atlantic before creating what is now The PC Agency in 2011.

Travel.Radio chief executive Debbie Henley said: “We are delighted to welcome Paul on board. As well as a wealth of experience in both broadcasting and travel he will bring some fresh ideas and top industry guests to his FlightDeck programme which our listeners will love.”

Charles added: “I’m excited about joining the presenting line-up at Travel.Radio and can’t wait to hear what the world’s visionaries in travel and tourism have to tell us.

“FlightDeck will provide new insights into how businesses in the travel sector work and what makes their leaders tick.”

Travel.Radio is available every online at www.travel.radio or via Alexa and Smart speakers by saying ‘enable Travel Dot Radio’.