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Matthew Wright to leave The Wright Stuff

Matthew Wright to leave The Wright Stuff
Matthew Wright to leave The Wright Stuff
Image caption Wright has been at the helm of the show for 18 years

TV presenter Matthew Wright is leaving his role as the host of Channel 5's the Wright Stuff.

Wright has presented the topical current affairs chat show since it began in 2000.

He said in statement: "After almost 18 glorious years on Channel 5 and with the show flying high in the ratings, I feel it's time to depart.

Ben Frow, director of programmes at Channel 5, said Wright would be "sorely missed".

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