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Huw Edwards

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Date of Birth: 1961 , August-18
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet

Quick Timeline of Huw Edwards

1961 Born in Bridgend, Wales, Glamorgan UK
1983 Graduated from University College
1983 Postgraduated work at Cardiff University
1986 Joined the BBC Wales
1999 Presented the "BBC Six O'Clock News"
2008 Huw Edwards' Programs
2001 Awarded by "Best Onscreen Presenter Award"
2016 Huw Edwards' Networth

Detail Timeline of Huw Edwards

August 18 , 1961

Born in Bridgend, Wales, Glamorgan UK

Huw Edward, a Welsh journalist, presenter, newsreader and an actor, currently working for BBC News, was born on 18 August 1961, to the parents Hywel Teifi Edwards and Aerona Protheroe, in Bridgend, Wales located in the United Kindom.

1983

Graduated from University College

Edwards completed his primary education from Llanelli Boys' Grammar School. he was a brilliant and talented student such that Edwards completed his graduation French from University College with a first-class honours degree in, Cardiff, in 1983.

1983

Postgraduated work at Cardiff University

Just after the graduation, Edwards started postgraduate work at Cardiff University in Medieval French. There he gave a very impressive performance by his work as he was a very talented journalist  such that he was then offered for the BBC News channel.

1986

Joined the BBC Wales

Huw Edward first joined the BBC as a news trainee in 1984. There he had been trained as a journalist and broadcaster.  After getting training for about two years, Edward finally became Parliamentary Correspondent for BBC Wales in 1986.

1999

Presented the "BBC Six O'Clock News"

Edwards then started presenting the "BBC Six O'Clock News" in 1999. During this period, the Six O'Clock News was the most watched news programme in Britain as he gave a very impressive performance in the programme. He had presented the programme till 2003

2008

Huw Edwards' Programs

Edward had also presented various special programmes such as “the Festival of Remembrance”, “Trooping the Colour” and “the State Opening of Parliament”. He led the BBC commentary team at the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, 2012 London Olympics and 2014 Commonwealth Games.

2001

Awarded by "Best Onscreen Presenter Award"

During the long journey of the career of Edwards, he was awarded by many Best Onscreen Presenter Awards. He first won the "Best Onscreen Presenter" Award in 2001 and again she was awarded the same award for more five times.

2016

Huw Edwards' Networth

Huw Edwards earns his most of the salary from his journalism career such that his net worth is estimated to be about $3 million U.S. dollars in the present time. He earns this much only because of his talent and hard work towards his career.

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Edwards completed his primary education from Llanelli Boys' Grammar School and then he completed his graduation with a first-class honors degree in French from University College, Cardiff. After the graduation, Edwards started postgraduate studies at Cardiff University in Medieval French before joining the BBC.

He is currently presenting in the UK with most popular news program named as BBC News at ten and he is also corporate with flagship news broadcast. Moreover, Edward was also seen in some films in which he gave an impressive performance.

Hue Edward is 55 years aged English journalist with white ethnicity and height 6 feet. He got married to his wife Vicky Flint with whom Edward have five children together. Edwards is one of the well established BBC news readers and earns a good amount of salary from his journalism career and his recent net worth is estimated to be around U.S $ 3 million.