Welsh journalist, BBC news reader and presenter, Huw Edwards has a grand career spanning nearly 3 decades and still going strong. He is the lead news anchor on the nation’s TV news main bulletin. Huw also leads coverage of State and and National occasions, from Royal Weddings to London 2012 and the elections. He combines warmth with authority as well as a ready wit and a host of entertaining stories.
BAFTA & Bond
Originally a Parliamentary Correspondent, Huw has since: won a BAFTA award, made a cameo appearance in the Bond movie Skyfall and commentated on Barack Obama’s inauguration, from a Washington roof top. He has interviewed Presidents, Prime Ministers and major figures in all areas of public life.
Trooping The Colour
Huw Edwards combines news room duties with presenting major state events; from Trooping the Colour to The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. He has filmed ‘The History of Wales’ and made documentaries on Gladstone and Mozart, among many others. Huw regularly visits schools as ambassador for the BBC News School Report.
Huw Edwards Host
Huw has a natural warmth and authority as an awards host and conference chair. He is also a gifted raconteur with a ready wit, as demonstrated in the panel game Would I Lie To You?