She died following a short illness, her agent confirmed to the BBC.
Long’s career spanned five decades. Most recently, she has hosted the evening show on BBC Radio Wales since 2017.
She became a national broadcaster when she joined BBC Radio 1 in 1983. She became the first woman to have her own daily show on the radio station.
As noted by The Radio Times, Long gave the late Amy Winehouse her first radio session.
Source Link Janice Long: BBC DJ and radio presenter dies aged 66