Interview with Craig Doyle
Tuesday, 12 May 2009
Today is the launch of the Avonmore Big Picnic for Barretstown. Craig Doyle is the ambassador for the campaign.
The campaign will run until July and all money raised will be donated to Barretstown. For more info on this please see www.sendmorefamilies.com
. Doyle worked on BBC local radio in Northern Ireland where he was picked up by UTV o present the children show Disney Club. He then presented Tomorrow's World and "Fasten Your Seatbelt".
. He spent six years hosting the BBC's 'Holiday' for six seasons.
. RTE - 2004 - He presented "The Craig Doyle Show," an Irish travel/celebrity programme which he made with his own production company, Boxer productions.
. He had a live music show on London's Capital Radio every Saturday from 8am - 11am. He left Capital in January 2008.
. Doyle has been a key member of the BBC Sport team since 2004; he anchors the International Rugby and Triathlon, amongst other sports. He competes in triathlon himself.
. Craig Doyle has also gone on to present Innovation Nation for the BBC. This aired in 2004 on BBC One.
. He also fronted the ESAT Young Scientist Exhibition in Dublin sponsored by BT in 2005.
. Doyle left the BBC at the start of 2008 to join ITV sport.