Chris Houston

Chris Houston - Irvine Beat FM

Chris Houston – Irvine Beat FM

Chris currently presents The Breakfast Show on Thursdays and Fridays from 8am.


Chris Joined Irvine Beat FM in June 2018 and has been a radio presenter for over 13 years. He has previously been involved with hospital and student radio and was heavily involved with RSLs Ayr FM (2010) and Girvan FM (2008). Chris is also an amateur radio enthusiast.

As well as being a trained broadcast journalist, Chris has been a musician for over 20 years predominately playing piano.

Chris’ first show was The Sunday Talk In which he presented until March 2019. He is also a former Lunchtime Show presenter having first hosted the Monday edition from July 2018 – August 2019 and then the Thursday edition from September 2019 – December 2020 as well as intermittently until October 2021.

Chris was the first host of Nothing but the Nineties which he presented for two years until February 2022. He has also twice hosted Awesome ’80s first in June-August 2019 and then from November 2020 – February 2022.

Since January 2022, Chris has presented the Thursday and Friday editions of The Breakfast Show.