Huw Edwards

United Kingdom

Huw Edwards Bio

Who is Huw Edwards

Huw Edwards is a Welsh journalist, presenter, and newsreader. He is a news presenter and the lead presenter for major breaking news for BBC News in the United Kingdom.

Early Life (Childhood)

Edwards was born in Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales and brought up in Llangennech, near Llanelli. He was educated at Llanelli Boys' Grammar School and graduated with a first-class honours degree in French from University College, Cardiff, in 1983.

Interesting Facts

Edwards presents Britain's most watched news programme, BBC News at Ten, which is also the corporation's flagship news broadcast. He has written two books – Capeli Llanelli: Our Rich Heritage (2009) and City Mission: the Story of London's Welsh Chapels (2014)

Personal Life

Edwards is married to Vicky Flind who is a BBC producer. The couple live in Dulwich, London, England, with their five children.


Edwards has won six BAFTA Cymru Awards for Best Onscreen Presenter through 2001 to 2010.