Radio duo Mieke van der Weij, Peter de Bie stop with the Nieuwsshow

Radio duo Mieke van der Weij, Peter de Bie stop with the Nieuwsshow

The presenters-duo, Mieke van der Weij, Peter de Bie stops with the presentation of the Radio 1 program the Nieuwsshow.

Broadcaster Avrotros has The Bie because of a ‘breach of trust’ has been suspended and will be replaced by presenter Jan Mom. Mieke van der Weij must contact to 1 January.

The presenter will then not return because they did not agree with the choice for a replacement Mom. “That is me going down the wrong way shot”, says Van der Weij in a reaction opposite Villamedia.

The presenter says ‘nothing personal’ against Mom, but finds him no good successor.

“I know him well, he has more for The Bie collapsed. But the Bie and I are both very different, and that makes the program understand strong. I have decided that I will not want to do it to a lesser version of the Nieuwsshow. For that reason, I agree to stop after my contract at the end of this year is over. Until that time, I stay with Mom present,” says Van der Weij.

The Bie was not reachable for comment.

Breach of trust

Avrotros don’t want to comment about the cause of the breach of trust. In a first reaction sets the broadcaster: “There is a breach of trust arise between AVROTROS and Peter de Bie, by which we are obliged to him immediately on the non-active.”

“It’s true that Jan Mom to take his place as presenter of the Nieuwsshow. If Mieke van der Weij in addition, decisions by 1 January, to quit as presenter of the program, then we will provide for a worthy successor that will fit in the already over thirty years old tradition of the successful radio show”, says the broadcaster.

De Bie and Van der Weij presented the program together since October 1996. Van der Weij was replaced at that time Ellen Brusse. The Bie began in 1994 as the successor of Wim Bosboom.

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