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Thursday 20 December 2012, 11:31

Simon King Simon King Broadcast Meteorologist

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I’m Simon King and I’m 5 live and 6 music’s weatherman.  Working across two stations during the morning can be pretty hectic, especially when there is a lot of weather going on.

The hardest part of my job is having to be flexible with what I say so it fits into the ever changing time allotted to reading the weather.  

I also try and keep listeners up-to-date on social networking sites but trying to fit the forecast into 140 characters is a challenge. 

It’s all good fun though, especially when some of the presenters like to play around a bit.  Take a look at my typical morning:

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Meet 5 live Breakfast's meteorologist Simon King during a hectic half hour of his shift.

You can hear Simon King on 5 live Breakfast, weekday morning's from 6am with Nicky Campbell and Rachel Burden.

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