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New Year’s Eve Weekend Breakfast

31st December 2017
Posted by Johnny Jenkins

Johnny’s back for his last show of the year! He’s presented a grand total of 52 shows in 2017 – that’s one for every week of the year (equal to 156 hours or 9360 minutes!)

The show started with an explanation of why NYE 2017 is so unique:

Followed by some very exciting highlights of 2017

When I got to speak to Dom Craik from Nothing But Thieves:

When I broke down the snap General Election:

And when Johnny challenged a martial arts expert to a fight at the Kodosai Cultural Event:

We saw who is celebrating their birthday on 31 December 2017:

Donald Trump Jr, 40 (President’s Son)
Alex Furgeson, 76 (Manager)
Max & Harvey Mills, 15 (Youtuber Twins)
Psy, 40 (Singer)

The front & back pages of the Sunday papers:

And Celebrity Big Brother rumours for the new series:

In hour 2, we looked at the Essex stars receiving New Year’s Honours:

And on Trump Sings this week, he took on Shape of You!

And throughout the second hour, the top stories of 2017:

During hour 3, we just played 2017 songs. We looked at the top Google searches in the UK during the year:

1. Meghan Markle
2. iPhone 8
3. Hurricane Irma
4. Fidget spinner
5. Manchester bombing
6. Grenfell Tower
7. 13 Reasons Why
8. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson
9. Shannon Matthews
10. iPhone X

We looked at on this day for the 31 December:

And the show finished with Johnny’s message for 2018:

Thanks for all of your support this year, I can’t wait for more Gateway fun throughout 2018. Happy New Year!

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