- Began his broadcasting career with Hospital Radio at Wakefield's Broadcast to Hospitals Service where he volunteered while at school.
- Joined Radio Luxembourg in 1992 and stayed there until it closed later that year.
- Won the Silver Sony Award for DJ of the year in 1998, Gold in 2008 and Silver again in 2010.
- Is the author of The Gospel According to Chris Moyles and The Difficult Second Book, published in 2006 and 2007.
- The rugby league team Featherstone Rovers renamed their ground The Chris Moyles Stadium in 2007.
- Climbed Mount Killimanjaro for Comic Relief in 2009 with Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon and Ronan Keating.
- Raised more than £2.4 million for Comic Relief in 2011 when he recorded a record-breaking 52-hour show on Radio 1, guests included Katy Perry and Jimmy Carr.