How old is Huw Edwards, what’s the BBC royal wedding reporter said about weight loss and who is his wife Vicky Flind?


HUW Edwards is one of the most well-known news presenters in the UK.

He heads up the BBC's flagship program, News at 10, and has reported on multiple notable national events. And he will now be one of the reporters at Harry and Meghan's wedding.

 Huw Edwards has been with the BBC for years and heads up the News at TenGetty – Contributor Huw Edwards has been with the BBC for years and heads up the News at Ten

How old is Huw Edwards?

The journalist is 56 years old.

He was born in Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales.

He has been presenting news programs since 1999 with the BBC.

He started in journalism on work experience at the commercial radio station Swansea Sound.

After joining the BBC as a news trainee in 1984 he went on to be Parliamentary Correspondent for BBC Wales.

When he fronted the BBC Six O'Clock News between 1999 and 2003, it was the most watched news program in Britain.

 He has been presenting news programs since 1999 with the BBCGetty – Contributor He has been presenting news programs since 1999 with the BBC

What is the BBC News presenter's salary?

He reportedly earns between £550,000 – £599,999.

Although mostly a news reporter he has presented a range of programs.

Mr Edwards is a native Welsh speaker and has hosted events such as the BAFTA Cymru award ceremonies and history documentaries on Wales.

Who is his wife?

Mr Edwards is married to Vicky Flind, who also once worked for the BBC.

She was the long-standing editor of the BBC's The Week politics show.

But she left her post there in 2016 to work on ITV's show Peston on Sunday.

This was set up to be a rival to the BBC's Andrew Marr Show.

What has Huw Edwards said about weight loss?

In 2012, the newsreader told the Mail on Sunday that he was always on a diet because of his on-screen job.

He said: "Better question: am I ever not on a diet?

"I am one of those people who can put on weight simply by looking at a Twix."
In an interview with The Sun last year, Huw revealed: “I don’t have any beauty secrets, but I have taken up boxing.

“I’ve always battled with my weight, until I found boxing.

“Now I do three sessions a week and feel great.”

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