Julie Etchingham Biography
Julie Etchingham ( Julie Anne Etchingham )is an English journalist who works as a television newsreader with ITV News. She is a graduate of Newnham College, Cambridge, Etchingham joined the BBC as a trainee after completing her studies. Later on, she went on to present the children’s news program Newsround in 1994. However, she joined Sky News in the year 2002 and also presented editions of Five News when Sky won the contract to produce news programming for channel 5 in 2005.
Julie Etchingham Age
Born in the year 1969 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England on the 21st of August. Currently, she is at the age of 53 years old as of the year 2022.
Julie Etchingham Height/Weight
Currently, she is standing at a height of 5 feet 51/2 inches tall which is equal to 1.66m tall. However, she is a woman of average stature according to her appearance.
Julie Etchingham Family
Basically, she was born and raised in Leicester, Leicestershire, England where both her parents were teachers. Additionally, she was raised as a Roman Catholic. Further information about her has not been revealed.
Julie Etchingham Education
Regardless, she was educated at the city’s English Martyrs Catholic School. After school, she later attended Newnham college at the University of Cambridge where she gained a BA degree in English. Apparently, she was the first girl from her school to attend Cambridge and while reading English there was taught by Germaine Greer. Moreover, she co-presented BBC Radio Cambridgeshire’s student program. Eventually, she got her first job in journalism with BBC Radio Leicester while still at school and afterward joined the BBC graduate program at university.
Julie Etchingham Career
Working at BBC Midlands, she became a presenter on Midlands Today but soon was out on to present national programs after moving to London. Her credits at the BBC include BBC’s Breakfast News, Newsround, and the corporation’s long-running Holiday program.
Eventually, she went to Sky News in 2002, where she did a number of shows for the channel, including Sky News Today. Furthermore, she was also an occasional presenter on Five News after Sky took over as a news provider for Five in January 2005. In 2007, throughout a speech by David Cameron, Etchingham’s mike was left open. Additionally, to it, an associate degree aside was accidentally broadcast throughout live coverage of the Conservative leader’s address.
Regardless, ITV was clear that in January 2008 she would move to present the launch again News at Ten with Sir Trevor McDonald. In June 2009, it was clear in the media that the President of Pakistan, Asif Ali Zardari. Basically, had to stop a plane from flying out of Pakistan after he heard Etchingham was running late after an interview between the two.
Moreover, in 2015 News at Ten came back to the single newscaster format, with former political editor Tom Bradby becoming the program’s new main presenter. She continues on the program as Deputy Anchor, sharing the role with Rageh Omaar. She also files special reports for the program. Additionally, she presented ITV’s coverage of the funeral of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh with Tom Bradby
Currently, she has an estimated net worth of around $2 million that is according to the year 2022. This amount of wealth has accumulated from her journalism career. However, this might also add up depending on her several wealth-earning sources.
According to the information we have she is estimated to be receiving a handsome amount of salary ranging from $500,000 dollars every year. She is a very professional journalist and however, this amount might also increase.
Presently, she is in a wonderful marriage that has been on since the year 1997. However, she is married to a television producer namely, Nick Gardner. The couple has two sons, both of whom were born in Hammersmith and Fulham, London.