BBC Points West presenter Ali Vowles has revealed she has tested positive for Covid-19.

Ali, who also presents a Saturday morning show on BBC Radio Bristol, revealed she had the virus in a social media post ealier today (Saturday).

A fan tweeted her saying the radio show is not the same without her.

In response Ali said she is recovering from the coronavirus and pledged to be back as soon as possible.

Maurice Fells had messaged to say he had turned over when he tuned into Ali's show only to discover she was not presenting it this morning.

She replied: "Fear not Maurice - I'll be back on @bbcrb (BBC Radio Bristol). Just recovering from the dreaded Covid. Back ASAP I promise."