Welsh journalist and BBC newsreader
Huw Edwards: Biography highlights
Welsh journalist, BBC newsreader and presenter, Huw Edwards has a grand career spanning nearly 3 decades and still going strong.
He has a wealth of experience, has witnessed and has covered some of the world’s biggest events.
Big on politics, public relations and media relations, he is a great facilitator or compere for any event.
Full biography of Huw Edwards
Huw Edwards’ Current/Past Roles & Positions
- Recipient of numerous BAFTA Awards including Best Coverage of a Live Event (2011), News Coverage Award (2012) and the News Coverage Award (2004 & 2005)
- Vice-President of Cardiff University, Patron of the National College of Music and President of the London Welsh Trust
- Has reported on some of the biggest events in recent world history, including the 2011 Royal Marriage, the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Olympics, the inauguration of Barack Obama and also several election specials worldwide.
- Current presenter of BBC News at Five and occasionally BBC News at Six