Julie Etchingham Bio, Age, Height, ITV News, The State Funeral

Julie Etchingham

Julie Etchingham Biography

Julie Etchingham is a media personality serving as a presenter on ITV News. She presents and reports for ITV News at Ten. She also presents the Tonight program and general election leaders’ debates for ITV. Previously, she was a presenter on BBC News. Julie will be part of the ITV team that will host Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral from Windsor castle.

Julie Etchingham Age

She is 53 years old in 2022. She was born on 21 August 1969 in Leicester.

Julie Etchingham Height

Etchingham is tall in stature but her height is undisclosed.

Julie Etchingham Nationality

She is American by Nationality.

Julie Etchingham Education

Etchingham was raised as a Roman Catholic and educated at the city’s English Martyrs Catholic School. After school, she attended Newnham College at the University of Cambridge where she gained a BA (Honours) degree in English. She was the first girl from her school to attend Cambridge, and while reading English there was taught by Germaine Greer.

She also co-presented BBC Radio Cambridgeshire’s student program On the Edge, produced by Ian Peacock and got her first job in journalism with BBC Radio Leicester while still at school, and joined the BBC graduate program from university.

Julie Etchingham Family

Etchingham was born and raised in Leicester, Leicestershire, where both her parents were teachers. However, there is not much information concerning her parents’ and siblings’ identities.

Julie Etchingham Husband

Etchingham is married to television producer Nick Gardner. The couple got married in 1997 in Leicester, the UK. They met one another on the set of BBC’s News ground and eventually fell in love.  They have two sons, James Gardner and the other child’s name is unknown both of whom were born in Hammersmith and Fulham, London.

Julie Etchingham ITV News

Julie presents and reports for ITV News at Ten. She also presents the Tonight program and general election leaders’ debates for ITV. She was the first woman to be named Royal Television Society Presenter of the Year in 2010, winning the award for the second time in 2016.

She is an English journalist who works as a television newsreader with ITV News. She joined the BBC as a trainee after completing her studies and went on to present the children’s news program Newsround in 1994. She joined Sky News in 2002, and also presented editions of Five News when Sky won the contract to produce news programming for Channel 5 in 2005.


Julie is currently a newscaster on ITV News at Ten and has been since 2008. She also presented the current affairs program Tonight from 2010 until 2022 when she announced that she would now be reporting for the show.

Working at BBC Midlands, she became a presenter on Midlands Today but soon moved on to present national programs after moving to London. Her credits at the BBC include BBC’s Breakfast News, Newsround (where she beat 1,000 other competitors to the job in 1994), and the corporation’s long-running Holiday program.

She joined Sky News in 2002, where she hosted a number of shows for the channel, including Sky News Today. She was also an occasional presenter on Five News after Sky took over as news provider for Five in January 2005.

On 29 October 2007, during a speech by David Cameron her microphone was left open and an aside was accidentally broadcast during live coverage of the Conservative leader’s address. Speaking on the issue of immigration, Cameron said: “Let me outline the action that a Conservative government would take. As we have seen, some of the increase in population size results from natural change – birth rates, and death rates. Here our policy should be obvious …”

Julie Etchingham Queen Elizabeth II: The State Funeral

As the nation mourns the loss of her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, ITV has announced its plans for the coverage of the state funeral on Monday 19 September 2022.

Julie will be hosting the royal queen’s burial live from Windsor castle.

Julie Etchingham Salary and Net Worth

Her annual salary and net worth are under review.

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