Huw Edwards (BBC News) Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Children, Salary and Net Worth

Huw Edwards Biography and Wiki

Huw Edwards is a Welsh journalist, presenter and newsreader. He presents BBC News at Ten, the corporation’s flagship news broadcast. He also presents BBC coverage of state events, international events, the hour-long BBC News at Five on the BBC’s rolling news channel BBC News.

Huw Edwards Age | How old is BBC Edwards?

Edwards is 60 years old as of 2021, he was born on August 18, 1961, in Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales.

Huw Edwards Birthday

Edwards celebrates her birthday on the 18th of August every year.

Huw Edwards Height and Weight

Edwards stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches with a moderate weight of 76 Kg.

Huw Edwards Family

Edwards’ father, Hywel Teifi Edwards, was a Plaid Cymru and Welsh language activist. His mother, Aerona Protheroe, taught at Llanelli’s Ysgol Gyfun y Strade for 30 years. Huw has one sister named Meinir Edwards.

Huw Edwards Education

Edwards graduated from the University College, Cardiff with a first-class honours degree in French.

Huw Edwards Wife | Is BBC Edwards Married?

Edwards is married to his loving wife, Vicky Flind. In their marriage, Huw and his wife have been blessed with five children namely, Dan, Amos, Hannah, Rebecca and Sammy.

Huw Edwards Salary

BBC News’ Edwards receives an annual salary of £465,000 from his career as a news journalist.

Huw Edwards Net Worth| How Rich Is Edwards?

Edwards has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500,000 as of 2022.

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Huw Edwards BBC Wikipedia

Edwards hosted the BBC’s coverage of major royal events, such as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding and the funeral of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He took over as host of BBC election night coverage from David Dimbleby, and he was the lead presenter for the 2019 general election coverage on December 12 and 13.

Edwards worked briefly for the commercial radio station Swansea Sound before joining the BBC as a news trainee in 1984. He was appointed Parliamentary Correspondent for BBC Wales in 1986. Edwards hosted the BBC Six O’Clock News from May 1999 to January 2003. This was the most watched news program in the United Kingdom at the time.

He has also presented or contributed to a number of other BBC News shows, including Breakfast News, One O’Clock News, Newsnight, and Panorama. Edwards has been presenting the newly established BBC News at Five on the 24-hour BBC News channel since April 2006. On April 29, 2011, he hosted the BBC’s coverage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton’s wedding.

Huw Edwards Boxing

Edwards says his weight ballooned to 16-and-a-half stone due to depression, but boxing got him fighting fit again and blamed comfort eating for his weight gain. Huw turned to junk food to “numb his emotional pain” after his father died in 2010.

But, thanks to former boxer Clinton McKenzie, the 58-year-old has lost three stone. The father-of-five opened up to the Times’ Saturday Magazine about the death of his father, Hywel, 75, from cancer a decade ago.

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What happened to Huw Edwards?

Huw Edwards, the BBC’s chief newsreader, has revealed that he has suffered bouts of depression that have left him “bedridden” over a 20-year battle with his mental health.

Where is Huw Edwards from?

Edwards is from Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales.

Is Huw Edwards still married?

Edwards is married to his loving wife, Vicky Flind. In their marriage, Huw and his wife have been blessed with five children namely, Dan, Amos, Hannah, Rebecca and Sammy.

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