Long standing Radio 1Xtra DJ Tim Westwood confirmed he will no longer be presenting the drivetime show. He broke the news through his Twitter account.
He tweeted "It's official I've lost my afternoon voice due to schedule changes I will not be presentin 1Xtra Mon-Fri 4-7pm from Sept."
He then added "I've been sacked from 1Xtra Mon-Fri 4-7pm from sept #Westwoodyourfired. I don't like gettin fired #Westwoodyourefired - 1Xtra."
Westwood later made an official statement, describing his time on the show as "a lot of fun and a great experience".
Radio 1Xtra Controller Ben Cooper added that Westwood would continue to present his Saturday night show with an added Sunday night slot.
Westwood's Radio 1 colleagues include Fearne Cotton