Michael Coombes

Michael Coombes

Michael joined Wave 105 in October 2012, having previously worked for commercial and BBC radio stations in the Midlands and on the Isle of Wight.

Michael has a BA in English & Media and a Masters in Broadcast Journalism. Michael has worked in both TV and Radio on shows including Robot Wars & Trisha.

He was born in King's Lynn in Norfolk before moving to study in Nottingham. He fell in love with the South when he moved to the Isle of Wight in 2007.

His journalism awards include 'Best Original News Story' at the Sky News/IRN awards for an investigation into Legal Highs. 

In his spare time he enjoys his 'trusty' classic VW Campervan called Elliott which has so far never let him down!

He's also a keen cook, having appeared on the TV programme Come Dine With Me. He came joint second, although his dad frequently reminds him that's effectively third!

Watch Michael starring in Channel 4's 'Come Dine with Me' here

Elliott the VW Camper

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