Jo Whiley

English television and radio personality

Johanne "Jo" Whiley (born 4 July, 1965 in Northampton) is an English radio DJ on BBC Radio 1, and television presenter. She had a weekday lunchtime show, called The Jo Whiley Show and later The Lunchtime Social.[1] When Simon Mayo left Radio 1 for Radio Five Live in February 2001, Whiley's show was moved to mid-morning.

Jo Whiley
Johanne Whiley

(1965-07-04) 4 July 1965 (age 58)
Spouse(s)Steve Morton (1991–present); Four children
Parent(s)Martin and Christine Whiley
ShowThe Jo Whiley Show
Station(s)BBC Radio 2
Time slot8:00pm–9:30pm (Mon–Thurs)
StyleDisc Jockey
CountryUnited Kingdom
WebsiteBBC Radio 1 minisite
MySpace site

In July 2009, Whiley published her autobiography, My World in Motion, on CD from Random House Audiobooks.[2]


  1. Hughes, Scott (12 May 1997). "CV: Jo Whiley, DJ, Radio 1". The Independent.
  2. "Random House". Random House. 2009-06-25. Retrieved 2011-11-04.[permanent dead link]