Beth Rigby, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Education, Sky News, Salary, Net worth, Family, Husband, Kids, Accent

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Beth Rigby Biography/Wikipedia

Elizabeth Frances Rigby is the real name of Beth Rigby who is a British journalist. In 2016 is when she joined Sky News and became their political editor on 12 April 2019.  Previously she was working for the Financial Times and The Times as a newspaper journalist.

Beth Rigby Age/Birthday

Rigby was born in Colchester, England in the year 1976 on the 19th of February. In her childhood life, she grew up in Buckinghamshire and today she is 46 years old as of 2022. In addition, she celebrates her birthday each and every year on 19th February with her family and close friends.


She holds British Nationality.

Beth Rigby Height/Measurements

Beth stands at a height of 1.65m tall which is also equivalent to 5ft 5 inches. Her height is of average stature by the look of her photos.

Beth Rigby Weight

Currently, we do not have any information leading to her weight. We will soon update the information as soon as possible.

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Beth Rigby Educational Background

After she was born she got raised in  Buckinghamshire, therefore she had to attend the nearest school. She attended Beaconsfield High School, a girls’ grammar school. So after high school, she joined  Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.

In addition to that, she made it out with the first class in social and political science. She went on to gain a master’s degree in economics and development studies from the Institute of Latin American Studies at the University of London.

Beth Rigby Career

After graduation, Rigby spent a period of time teaching English in Portugal before joining the Financial Times as a graduate trainee in 1998. Her roles at the newspaper included hedge fund correspondent, retail correspondent, and consumer industries editor. Later she became a chief political correspondent in 2010 and deputy political editor in January 2013.

Beth Rigby Sky News

She joined The Times in 2015 as a media editor before moving to Sky News in 2016, initially as a senior political correspondent before being promoted in July 2018 to deputy political editor. In February 2019 beth replaced Faisal Islam who joined BBC News as economics editor. Her job was to be a Political editor.

Beth Rigby Salary

As we mentioned earlier, Beth Rigby is active in her career since the year 2000 and has worked in many news fields. As per Glassdoor, a Sky News employee could earn an average salary of USD 60,000 yearly. However, her exact salary that receives is not disclosed but she might be making a lot of money as one of the good journalists.

Beth Rigby’s Net worth

As per several authorized sources, she has maintained an estimated net worth of $ 3 Million. Therefore, Beth is leading a lavish lifestyle with her family and children at present.


According to reliable sources, not much has been said concerning her childhood and family. Even though to mentions her parents, her father was a businessman, and her mother was a headteacher. The mother died of lung cancer at the age of 62 years.

Moreover, Rigby grew up with her elder brother, Alex Rigby in a ceremonial county in South East England, Buckinghamshire. Her brother used to work as a yoga teacher in the province of Indonesia, Bali he is no more in this world. He died of thymic cancer at the age of 42.


Who is Beth Rigby’s husband? Angelo Acanfora is the husband of Beth. Her husband worked as a graphic designer but became a stay-at-home dad in 2016. After their wedding, the couple was blessed with two children.


So because of her love for a private kind of life she has not yet disclosed anything about her kids’ names or years.


Like all journalists in the national media, she uses standard English in her work having the fact that she was born British.

Is Beth Rigby married?

Beth’s husband is Angelo Acanfora. Her husband worked as a graphic designer but became a stay-at-home dad in 2016.

How old is Beth Rigby?

Presently, Beth is 46 years old as of 2022.

Beth Rigby lipstick

Beth Rigby is a Sky News journalist who has a perfect choice of makeup. So she has unique red lipstick and bob and swooning over that Adele.

Where is Beth Rigby from?

Rigby was born in Colchester, England in the year 1976 on the 19th of February. In her childhood life, she grew up in Buckinghamshire and today she is 46 years old.

What is Beth Rigby doing now?

She is a political editor, bringing the latest news and analysis from Westminster.

In the year 2020December, Beth was criticized for breaching London’s tier 2 COVID-19 restrictions by attending a restaurant to celebrate the birthday of Sky presenter Kay Burley and also was taken off air until March 2021.

She was born in 1976 on the 19th of February